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Farnham Centre

United Reformed Church, South Street, Farnham, GU9 7QU

The United Reform Church on South Street is opposite Sainsburys. Buses from Aldershot area stop outside Sainsburys and buses from other areas stop at Borough in West Street from where it is just a 5-minute walk. Parking in Sainsburys Car Park or there is alternative parking in Central Car Park, Victoria Road or Dogflud Way Car Park. The Hall is less than a 10-minute walk from the railway station. For map click here.

Co-ordinator Shirley Forster

Email: farnham@wsfhs.org
Second Tuesday afternoon of the month
Doors open at 1.30pm. Meeting starts at 2.00pm.

2017

Tue9May2.00 pmBringing Local History to LifeJohn Owen Smith
Tue13Jun2.00 pmGals for the Vote: The Guildford Suffrage CampaignCarol Brown
Tue12Sep2.00 pmLadies of the TowerAnthony Stratford
Tue10Oct2.00 pmLife and Death of a Tudor SailorTrevor Sapey
Tue14Nov2.00 pmMy War HeroInformal Meeting
Tue12Dec2.00 pmSurrey Christmas CustomsMatthew Alexander

2018

Tue9Jan2.00 pmWhat the butler sawDr Rob France
Tue13Feb2.00 pmRead all about it!Informal Meeting
Tue13Mar2.00 pmBurden on the ParishMember of SHC staff
Tue10Apr2.00 pmHistory and Mystery of MapsTony Painter
Tue8May2.00 pmAndrew Windsor AlmshousesBob Verner-Jeffreys
Tue12Jun2.00 pmTongham - Home of HeroesGill Picken

Forthcoming Meetings

May 9 2017

John Owen Smith - Bringing Local History to Life
Jo, a Headley researcher, makes a return visit

June 13

Carol Brown - Gals for the Vote: The Guildford Suffrage Campaign
Come and learn about the local suffrage movement.

September 12

Anthony Stratford - Ladies of the Tower
Anthony is a former Beefeater who will be telling us tales about the ladies of the Tower of London.

October 10

Trevor Sapey - Life and Death of a Tudor Sailor
Trevor is from the Mary Rose Trust, in Portsmouth.

November 14

Informal Meeting - My War Hero
Come and tell us about the War hero in your family tree.

December 12

Matthew Alexander - Surrey Christmas Customs
Matthew will talk about some of the festive customs of days gone by.

January 9 2018

Dr Rob France - What the butler saw
Tales from Petworth House

February 13

Informal Meeting - Read all about it!
What have you discovered about your ancestors in the newspapers?

March 13

Member of SHC staff - Burden on the Parish
A talk about the poorer members of society

April 10

Tony Painter - History and Mystery of Maps
What can we find out about looking at maps

May 8

Bob Verner-Jeffreys - Andrew Windsor Almshouses
Bob will tell us about the Almshouses here in Farnham

June 12

Gill Picken - Tongham - Home of Heroes
Another local talk, Gill will tell us about her heroes.

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