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Mickleham & Westhumble Local History Group

Past events

2017

Wednesday 27th September:  Guided tour of Dorking by volunteers from Dorking Museum Walks Team. 

Friday 8th September:          Guided Tour of St Michael's Church, Mickleham by Sue Tatham

Wednesday 7th June             Visit to Warren House, Kingston including guided tour of the gardens

Friday 24th February             AGM at Mickleham Village Hall. Talk about Betchworth Castle by Martin Higgins, Historic Buildings Officer at Surrey County Council

Sunday 22nd January           Guided Tour of St Michael's Church, Mickleham by Sue Tatham

 

 

2016 

Sunday 25th September   Guided Tour of St Michael's Church, Mickleham by Sue Tatham

Friday 26th February:       AGM followed by a presentation on his WW1 Group Photograph Project by Andrew Tatham in Mickleham Village Hall 

Saturday 16th July:           Westhumble Walk led by Ben Tatham

2015

Monday 23rd February:   AGM followed by 'The Many Spies Training In Our Area During WW2' - a talk by Lorraine Spindler in The Stepping Stones, Westhumble

Monday 15th June:         Guided Tour of Shere Village and Museum Visit  

Saturday 12th & Sunday 13th September:  Heritage Open Days - War Memorial Display in St Michael's Church, Mickleham

Saturday 10th October:   Guided Tour of the Foundling Museum, London

2014 

Wednesday 15th January:    Tour of the Surrey History Centre followed by lunch at The Inn at Maybury 

Monday 17th February:    AGM followed by ‘Memories of Rose’s Stores’ by Mari Ottridge, a presentation on M&WLHG’s first oral history project, and ‘The History of Box Hill’, a talk by Ben Tatham 

Sunday 6th July:    Tour of Juniper Hill House  

Saturday 19th July:   Summer Walk: ‘London Road before the Bypass’  followed by refreshments at King William IV, Mickleham  

Saturday 13th & Sunday 14th September:  Heritage Open Days – War Memorial Display in St Michael’s Church, Mickleham  

Monday 13th October: ‘Effect of WW1 on the people of Newdigate' - a talk by John Callcut at The Stepping Stones, Westhumble

2013

Saturday 2nd March:    Time & Tide Revue - fundraiser organised by Jo Brown in Mickleham Village Hall

Monday 8th April:     'Policing 19th Century Surrey and the Origins of the Surrey Constabulary' - a talk by Robert Bartlett in Mickleham Village Hall

Saturday 29th June:    Mickleham Summer Walk followed by tea at Mickleham Cottage

Tuesday 15th October:    'The Pethick-Lawrences and the Fight for the Vote in the Surrey Hills' - a talk by Kathy Atherton in The Running Horses, Mickleham

2012

Tuesday 27th November:   Inaugural meeting of M&WLHG in St Michael's School, Mickleham, including a talk by John Callcut on how to set up and run a local history society

 

Our programme of events includes talks, guided walks and visits to places of historical interest.

We are always looking for ideas for future events so if you have any suggestions please contact Judith Long:  judith.long2@btinternet.com