Local History Societies

Supports Ashdon Museum
Chair: Philip Bidwell pbidwell50@googlemail.com

Chesterford Local History & Archaeology Society
Meetings: 5-6 times a year 8pm
Venue: Congregational Chapel, Carmel Street, Gt. Chesterford.
Contact: Elizabeth Marshall, Greenmeadows, High St, Gt. Chesterford

Meetings: day schools in spring and/or autumn
Contact: mrsjacquelinecooper@gmail.com

Clavering Landscape History Group
Meetings: history projects & meetings ad hoc.
Contact: mrsjacquelinecooper@gmail.com

Debden Local History Recorder's Group
Meetings ad hoc.
Contact: Recorder, Elisabeth Blackie - betta48@tiscali.co.uk

Elsenham History Society
Meetings ad hoc.
Contact: Recorder, Ray Franklin - raycf@tiscali.co.uk

Essex Society for Family History (NW Essex Branch)
Meetings: 2nd Thursday evenings once a month
Contact: SharpBrn@aol.com

Great Hallingbury Local History Society
Meetings: Wednesday, six times a year in September, October, November, February, March, April/May plus the AGM in June.
Contact: Chairman - cjcoultrup@dial.pipex.com

The Hadstock Society
Contact: p.croxtonsmith@btinternet.com

Hatfield Regis Local History Group
Contact: ivanandjeanwybrew@gmail.com

Hempstead Local History Group
Meetings: ad hoc.
Contact: Alan Weedon, Cracknells, Hempstead, CB10 2PD alanweedon599@btinternet.com

Parish of Littlebury Millennium Society / History Group
Meetings: ad hoc.
Contact: sanders-art@talk21.com

Little Hallingbury Local History Society
Meetings: evening lectures winter, summer outing.
Contact: sue.meyer@talk21.com

Manuden and Berden History Society
Meetings: third Thursday of every month from Sept to May.
Contact:  Jeffrey Attfield: jeff@maggotts.co.uk

Newport Local History Group
Meetings Thursday lectures several times a year
Venue: Church House, Newport.
Contact: Anthony.tuck@btopenworld.com

The Radwinter Society
Meetings ad hoc.
Contact: Recorder Michael Southgate  radwinter.recorder@hotmail.com 

Saffron Walden Historical Society
Meetings: Wednesday once a month Sept-April 7.45 pm
Venue: Friends’ Meeting House, High Street, Saffron Walden.
Website: www.saffronwaldenhistory.org.uk
Contact: l.fiddock@ntlworld.com

Saffron Walden Museum Society
Meetings: Monday lectures in winter, also outings
Contact: c.law@ssesurf.co.uk

Stansted Mountfitchet Local History Society
Meetings 1st Thursday of month Sept – May.
Contact: Peter Brown, 51 Recreation Ground, Stansted Mountfitchet, CM24 8BD.

Stebbing Local History Society
Meetings 2nd Monday of alternate months at 8 p.m in Village Hall (Feb, April. June, Sept, Nov.)
Venue: Stebbing Village Hall
Contact: d.towler@btinternet.com

Takeley Local History Society
Meetings 4-5 times a year – see website: http://tlhs.org.uk
Contact: chairman@tlhs.org.uk

Tilty Archaeological and Local History Group
Meetings:  5-6 times a year, 7.30 p.m. - plus some ad hoc events and activities
Usual venue:  Upstairs Room of The Three Horseshoes, Duton Hill
Contact: Maggie Stevens, Secretary  --  tilty.archaeology@gmail.com

Wicken Bonhunt Local History Society
Meetings ad hoc.
Contact: richard.taylor@marches97.freeserve.co.uk