“Bringing Wednesfield’s past to life…”

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1940s Night

September 30, 2019

An evening of 1940s entertainment with The Blubird Belles and Rob Preece entertainments, at Corpus Christi Social Centre on Friday 22nd November, 2019. Sing, dance, listen and join in the nostalgia. Fish and chip supper. For tickets/enquiries, ring Jackie on 01902 259776.   Read more

A Hitchhiker’s Guide to Wednesfield

September 18, 2019

Jackie Harrison from Wednesfield History Society presents ‘A Hitchhiker’s Guide to Wednesfield…with apologies to Douglas Adams’.

This talk covers people, places & events throughout Wednesfield’s History. Read more

Community Fun Day – Replaying the 1940s

July 24, 2019

Come along and join us on 3rd August 2019 in the grounds of Wednesfield High Engineering Academy for a family day out. £2 entrance fee for adults but kids go free.  Military vehicles, vintage clothing and accessories, the Westen Front Association and much more. We look forward to seeing you… Read more

Oral History News!

October 1, 2018

Wednesfield History Society has received a National Lottery grant of £8,800 for an exciting oral history project – Preserving and Sharing Wednesfield’s Heritage.  The project will explore the life experiences of people who have lived in Wednesfield over the whole, or part of, the past 80 to 90 years.  This… Read more

About Us

Founded in 2009 by Ray Fellows and Simon Hamilton, Wednesfield History Society aims to bring Wednesfield’s rich History to life through events and activities that involve the local community.

We hold bi-monthly meetings and are keen believers in taking history to people, so you’ll often find us in schools, museums, community centres and at family events, bringing Wednesfield’s past to life!

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Join the History Society and help secure it’s future! We offer a membership option which costs £10 per year and brings with it a number of benefits.

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