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 email@example.com
August Group Meeting Update
49 members and 7 visitors thoroughly enjoyed Delia Taylor’s presentation on the glory days of the MGM Musical. We were transported back to an age of all singing and dancing innocence with memorable performances from Judy Garland, Leslie Caron, Gene Kelly,Fred Astaire, Howard Keel,Mario Lanza to name just a few. Programme Organiser Christina Tyler will give more detail in her full report shortly. NOW ON EVENTS PAGES
We welcome another new member and thank a renewing member. Congratulations to the winner of the £20 Prize Draw.
The Committee thank everyone for their patience and understanding over the last minute change of venue from the Alexandra Suite to the Clocktower Pavilion. This was for reasons beyond our control and we hope to be back in the Alexandra Suite next month.
Tuesday 3rd September Eve's Kingdom - Swanley Horticultural College. Esme Hodge tells us about this important college and some of its' pioneering lady graduates.
7.30 p.m Doors open 7 p.m
From April 2019 meetings will be held at Alexandra Suite St Mary's Road Swanley BR8 7BU
Members £1 Visitors £2
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IMPORTANT MESSAGE - From April 2019 we will be meeting at The Alexandra Suite St Mary's Road Swanley BR8 7BU