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Area: Worcestershire

Category Arts Festivals

A renowned series of artistic events & exhibitions held annually in the surroundings of the glorious Malvern Hills. Some of the most prestigious musicians, poets, writers, film makers and other artists perform during Autumn every year.‘

'Travel back to 1265 with re-enactments groups from all over the country who will entertain you with various demonstrations of medieval living. Visitors are invited to step back in time to the 13th Century when the Battle of Evesham is re-enacted.' Normally held Early August.

'The Society's chief aim is to educated people about the Battle of Worcester 1651 and its ramifications regionally, nationally and internationally. We achieve this through a number of different ways. Re-enactment, lectures, theatrical plays, school visits, talks and publications all form part of strategy to educate as many people as possible about this incredible part of the UK's history ...The Society is open to any member of the public who wishes to join and support our aims. We have a wide range of members ranging from professional historians and re-enactors through to families and members of the public simply wishing to support the society and find out more.'

Category Arts Festivals

Our purposes: '* Advance the education of the public, particularly in the neighbourhood of Bewdley, by the production and promotion of all forms of art including drama, dancing, singing, spoken word and music; * Provide facilities in the interest of social welfare for recreation and other leisure time occupations, particularly in the neighbourhood of Bewdley for the benefit of the community.' Normally held Early October.

Category Worcester

Member of the Gardening and Horticultural Societies - Worcestershire Grouping

'BASOC, the Bromsgrove Astronomy Society, caters for Astronomers of all ages and experience in the local area. We have many members ranging from highly seasoned amateurs to those without telescopes at all – so don’t feel too intimidated to pop along one evening ... Since the society was first formed in 2008 we have enjoyed a wide range of talks both from visiting speakers and club members.'

Category Europe

'The Greek word 'kefi', which means good humour, perfectly describes the tone of the club. We meet monthly from October to July ... About seven of our meetings centre on talks by club members or invited speakers on Greece-related subjects including for example: ancient and recent history, mythology and its impact, ancient philosophy, art and music, life and travel in Greece today and, by no means least, Greek food.'

'Our small, independent museum is located in the centre of Great Malvern, within 5 minutes walk of Malvern Priory and the Tourist Information Centre. The museum is a registered charity, and is run entirely by enthusiastic and friendly volunteers ... Lectures are held on the last Friday of every month from September through to April.'

'A Lovely Local Astronomy Society ... We are a group of Amateur Astronomers in the Redditch and Bromsgrove area aiming to provide a friendly community for like minded enthusiasts We currently meet on the first Monday of each month (except August) for member nights and lectures. Meetings run from 7pm until 9pm. As a group we are interested in a variety of astronomy related subjects at all levels.'

Category Rail Transport

'We are a small but dedicated band of enthusiasts formed in 1960. We own and operate several items of historic railway rolling stock. We run FREE meetings for our members throughout the year in Hereford and Worcester. We need your support to help us continue our work.'

'We care for Worcestershire’s past for the benefit of present and future generations, continuously increasing and enhancing our resources. We are always looking for new ways to develop to increase access to our collections and work to involve people in archives and archaeology through community engagement.'

Also indexedExplore the Past
Category Kidderminster

'Concerns about the climate crisis have led several Wyre Forest Organisations to join together in a Green Alliance ... Membership is open to any organisation with a commitment to encourage environmental sustainability and community involvement. This includes local groups, branches of larger organisations, faith groups, local Councils and environmentally conscious businesses.'  The Alliance plans a range of workshops, discussion forums and more extended events.

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