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
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 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.

History Society
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.

History Society
Newbury Library

The library provides internet access and a wide range of other services to its users and members. The library has a large collection of local history and genealogy materials, including maps and online resources such as Ancestry and the British Newspaper Library.

Library
Pangbourne Heritage Group

Researching and promoting Pangbourne's heritage.

Heritage Society
Project Purley

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

History Society
Stockcross and Surroundings History Association SASHA

The aim of the historical society is to research, preserve and make available archives, artefacts and information relating to Stockcross and the surrounding area, and to encourage active participation and interest in our local history.

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
Thatcham Memorial Hall and Playing Fields Foundation

A Charity set up in 1945 to commemorate the Great War and Second World War by provision of a memorial hall and playing fields. The Charity also manages the Thatcham War Memorial, and Remembrance events.

Civic Society
The City Project Working Group

An initiative by the Newbury Society and supported by the Newbury District Field Club, since the Open Day in March 2010, The City Project (TCP) have met regularly to plan further activities. The City is a historic area of Newbury.

History Society

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