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Elmswell History Group

Village history group, providing 10 monthly talks per annum on historic local (and some national) topics given by professional speakers, and an annual outing to a place of local interest.

Most recently, group members have carried out researches into WW1 Royal Flying Corps stationed in the village at Elmswell Aerodrome (1917-19). 

Who to contact

Name
Stella Chamberlin
Position
Honorary Secretary
Telephone
01359 242601
Website
http://www.elmswell-history.org.uk

Where to go

Name
CHAMBERLAYNE HALL
Address
Blackbourne Community Centre
Blackbourne Road
Elmswell
Bury St Edmunds
Suffolk
Postcode
IP30 9UH
Area served
Elmswell, Thurston, Mid Suffolk, Stowmarket, Ixworth, St Edmundsbury, Bury St Edmunds
Parking available
Yes
Parking details
Large free car park
Transport
Walking distance from Elmswell railway station, and on 384/5 bus route between Bury St Edmunds and Stowmarket
Restrictions to access
Hall is all on ground level, with ramp to enter.

Days & Times

Second Thursday each month, except July & August, 7.30-9.30pm
Time of day
Evening

Other details

Cost Details
£8 annual membership, then £2 per session attended. Non-members/visitors always welcome - £4 per session.
Referral required?
No
Age Groups
Adults
Accessibility
Disabled Parking, Wheelchair Access, Audio Loop

Accreditation website
http://www.slhc.org.uk
Accreditation details
Member of the Suffolk Local History Council

Notes

No waiting list to join our History Group.  Join in person at any of our monthly meetings.

Non-members/Visitors (£4pp per visit) are also always welcome to hear any of our talks.

Service users involved in planning
No
Last Updated
06/11/2019

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