Resources

A list of resources such as libraries, societies and museums are given on this page. You can view all, or use the filter to show specific types of resources. If you find incorrect details or would like to be added to the list please contact us via our contact page.

Name Description Resource Type
Hungerford Historical Association

Established in 1979, the HHA is one of the best supported gr

History Society
Kennet and Avon Canal Trust

On the 11th August 1951 the Kennet and Avon Canal Association was formed, which became the Kennet and Avon Canal Trust on 6th June 1962, thus enabling charitable status.

Heritage Society
Kennet Valley Guild of Weavers

The Guild meets monthly at Greenham church hall on the first Saturday of the month at 10:30am, and regularly runs workshops and training days for anyone who wishes to learn how to spin or weave.

Heritage Society
Newbury Crafters

Newbury Crafters was formed 4 years ago as a drop in centre for people interested in crafts related to textiles.  It meets at Speen Parish Hall, Speen Lane, Newbury on the third Saturday of the month from 2pm-5pm.There is no m

Not a resource
Newbury District Field Club (NDFC)

Founded in 1870 the Field Club is Newbury's local history society with additional interests in all aspects of the Newbury district's natural history, geology etc.

Not a resource
Newbury Geological Study Group (NGSG)

The Newbury Geological Study Group arranges trips to sites of Geological interest.  Trips are normally day trips within 100 miles or two hours driving time from Newbury.

Not a resource
Newbury Library

As well as lending out books, Newbury Library, which moved to a new building in July 2000, provides internet access and a wide range of other services to its users and members. The library has a larg collection of local history and gnalogy materials, including maps and online resources.

Library
Pangbourne Heritage Group

Researching and promoting Pangbourne's heritage.

Not a resource
Project Purley

Project Purley is the local history society for Purley on Thames in the Royal County of Berkshire.

History Society
Thatcham Historical Society

The society exists to promote an interest, not only in the local history of Thatcham and district, but also in historical matters in general. A regular series of talks by invited speakers takes place throughout the year.

History Society

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