Rochford Hundred Historical Society meetings

Being held at Women's Institute Hall

19/04/2019 to 17/04/2020
Event Times: 7.45pm
Price: £2 for visitors; Members are free

The Rochford Hundred Historical Society meets on the 3rd Friday of each month (except December) at 7.45pm in the W.I.Hall in Rochford Square. If you are interested in local history then this is a great place to meet. Visitors are charged £2. Members are free.

A large friendly group of members listen to a speaker at every meeting and also arrange outings, historical visits and rambles. There is a members' free library, a study group and a members' magazine published three times a year. 

Contact 01702 548904 for further information.

Meetings and Visits schedule (at W.I. Hall unless stated):

Meeting Dates Subject Speaker/Comments
19th April 2019 AGM. The White Wizard of Hadleigh (7.30pm start) Bob Delderfield
17th May 2019 Old Hockley Mel Bennett
17th June 2019 (MON) Norwich History Trip
21st June 2019 History of Rayleigh & ancestors Trevor Rand
19th July 2019 History and the weather Frances Sparrow
16th August 2019 Their name shall live forever Martyn Lockwood
30th September 2019 Rural Essex & Victorian & Edwardian Times Peter Lazell
18th October 2019 Castles & Fortresses Maggie Piper
15th November 2019 Witches of Elizabethan Essex Kate Kole
TBC December 2019 Christmas Trip History Trip
13th December 2019 Christmas Gathering. W.I. Hall (7.30pm start) Ray Spiller (entertainer)
14th December 2019 Carol Service (3pm) Brammerton Road Community Church, Hockley
17th January 2020 Rasputin Bob Theobold
21st February 2020 Crop Circles Andy Thomas
20th March 2020 Shoebury Village & Garrison Judith Williams
17th April 2020 A Policeman's Lot Martyn Lockwood