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Member Societies

Arborfield Local History Society:
Berkshire Archaeology Society: Andrew Hutt, 19, Challenor Close, Wokingham, Berks, RG40 4UJ
Berkshire Family History Society: Research Centre, Yeomanry House, Castle Hill, Reading, RG1 7TJ.

Berkshire Industrial Archaeological Group: Secretary, Peter Trout, 7 West Chiltern, Woodcote, Reading, RG8 OSG or Mr. Weber,

Blewbury Local History Group: Audrey Long, Spring Cottage, Church Road, Blewbury, Oxon, OX11 9PY.

Tel:01235 850427

Bracknell & District Local Historical Society: To be advised
Burnham Historians: Mary Bentley, 38 Conway Road, Taplow, Maidenhead, Berks, SL6 0LD.

Tel: 01628 665932

Cox Green Local History Group: Pat Barlow, 29 Bissley Drive, Maidenhead, Berks, SL6 3UX.

Tel:01628 823890 weekends only.

Datchet Village Society: Marjorie Clasper , 3 Riverbank, Southlea Road, Datchet, Berks.

Tel: 01753 545110

East Ilsley Local History Society: Sue Burnay, White Hollow, High St, E.Ilsley, Berks RG20 7LE

Tel: 01635 281308

Eton Wick Local History Group: Teresa Stanton, 35 Eton Wick Road, Eton Wick, Windsor, SL4 6LU.

Tel:01753 860591

Faringdon & District Historical Society: Rosemary Church, 1 Orchard Hill, Faringdon, SN7 7EH.

Tel: 01367 240885

Finchampstead History & Heritage Group: TBA
Goring Gap Local History Society: Janet Hurst, 6 Nuns Acre, Goring on Thames, Reading, Berks RG8 9BE.

Tel:01491 871022


The Hanneys Local History Society: Ann Fewins, Lilac Cottage, East Hanney, Wantage, OX12 0HX.

Tel: 01235 868372

The History of Reading Society: Vicki Chesterman, 7 Norman Road, Caversham, Reading, Berkshire, RG4 5JN

Tel 0118 9473443

Hungerford Historical Association: Chairman: Mr John Parry, 29 Cottrell Close, Hungerford. RG17 0HF email:

Dr Lois Pihlens, 2 Canal Walk, Hungerford, RG17 0EQ. email:

Archives – Fred Bailey, 15 Homefield Way, Hungerford, RG17 0JZ.


Longworth & District History Society: Pam Woodward, 22 Cherrytree Close, Southmoor, Abingdon, OX13 5BE.

Tel: 01865 820500

Visit our website

Maidenhead Archaeological & Historical Society: Trevor Jones, 70 Lambourne Drive, Maidenhead, SL6 3HG.

Tel:01628 672196

Mid Thames Archaeological & Historical Society: Sheila Orton, 1 Saffron Close, Datchet, Slough, SL3 9DU.

Tel: 01753 543636

Mortimer Local History Group: June Woodward, 19 Victoria Road, Mortimer, RG7 3SH.

Tel:0118 9332819

Newbury District Field Club:  Jane Burrell (Hon Secretary): Walnut Tree Cottage, Oxford Road, Donnington, Newbury RG14 3AG.

Tel (01635) 46497

Email: (or = personal)

Oxfordshire Family History Society: Tony Hadland, 4 Barcote Cottages, Buckland, Faringdon, Oxon SN7 8PP

Pangbourne Heritage Group: Rosie Newrick, 1 Thames Avenue, Pangbourne, RG8 7BU

Tel:0118 9842565

Project Purley: Catherine Sampson, 32 Waterside Drive, Purley on Thames, Berks, RG8 8AQ,

Tel:0118 9422 255,

Sandhurst Historical Society: Mrs Jennie Ogden 46 High Street, Sandhurst, Berks GU47 8DY
Shinfield & District Local History Society: Ann Young, Roselyn, School Green, Shinfield, Reading, Berks RG2 9EH.

Tel: 0118 9882120.

Sonning & Sonning Eye Society: Diana Coulter, Red House Cottage, Pearson Road, Sonning, Berks, RG4 6UF

Tel: 0118 9692132,

visit our website or  email Diana

Standford in the Vale & District Local History Society: David Axford, Honey End, 14 Ock Meadow, Stanford in the Vale, Faringdon, Oxon, SN7 8LN

Tel: 01367 718 480


Swallowfield Local History Society: Ken Hussey, Kimberley, Swallowfield, Reading, RG7 1QX

Tel: 0118 9883650

Tadley & District History Society: Carol Stevens, 5 Church Road, Pamber Heath, Hampshire, RG26 3DP



Thatcham Historical Society:Mr P Laverack, 2 Ashworth Drive, Thatcham, Berks, RG19 3YU

Tel:01635 863536

Theale Local History Society: A.D. Spurling, 7 Broadlands Close, Calcot Park, Reading RG31 7RP.

Twyford & Ruscombe Local History Society: Audrey Curtis, 39, New Road, Ruscombe, RG10 9LN.

Tel: 01189 343 260

Friends of Wantage Vale & Downland Museum: Church Street, Wantage, OX12 8BL.

Tel: 01235 760991

Wargrave Local History Society: Peter Delaney, 6 East View Close, Wargrave, Berks, RG10 8BJ.

Tel: 0118

Windsor Local History Group: Sue Ashley, 49 York Avenue, Windsor, SL4 3PA.,

Friends of Windsor & Maidenhead RBCM: 

Dr Brigitte Mitchell, 50 Upton Park, Slough, SL1 2DE



Winnersh & District Historical Society: Brian Eighteen, 50 Watmore Lane, Winnersh, Berks, RG41 5JT.

Wraysbury History Society: Gillian Hopkins, 45 Staines Road, Wraysbury, Staines, TW19 5BY

Tel:01784 482947