Swanley History Group is a Community Organisation run by and for anyone interested in preserving the history and heritage of Swanley, Kent and the surrounding area.
We aim to collect and preserve photos, books, newspaper cuttings,postcards and other ephemera which relate to the history of the area and its people as well as documenting personal stories and memories.
We hold monthly meetings for the presentation and discussion of historical topics which relate to the area, often using outside speakers
If you have any material which may be of interest to us please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
June Group Meeting Update
A very enjoyable evening tonight with Ian Bevan telling us about the history of The Crystal Palace. FULL REPORT NOW ON EVENTS SUB PAGES. We welcome 4 new members and thank 6 members who have renewed for the next year. Congratulations to the winner of the £20 prize draw.
Tuesday 4th July
Prevention and Cure - Health and hospital provision 1870 - 1939. Presented by Pat Mortlock
White Oak Indoor Bowls Club Garrolds Close, off Hilda May Avenue, Swanley, Kent, BR8 7BF
Doors open 7.15 p.m for 7.30 p.m.
Members £1 Visitors £2
Upcoming programme for January 2017 to September 2017 is now on the Events page
APRIL 2017 LATEST - NEW GALLERY 12 - MORE VIEWS OF SWANLEY HEXTABLE AND CROCKENHILL and GALLERY 13
DARTFORD AND WILMINGTON
MORE NEW PHOTOS ADDED: SWANLEY JUNCTION STATION - GALLERY 14
SWANLEY WAR MEMORIAL RESEARCH.
Can you help us put faces and stories to the names of the WW1 Fallen named on Swanley War Memorial?