This page is here to contain any items of news about the society and its activities. It iwll be updated from time to time as things happen or events are organised. Watch this space.

Our Programme of Talks

We are happy to announce that we have re-established our schedule of talks for the second half of our 2020-21 season., starting in January.

For our whole programme see here

The first event of the year was on 28 January 2021 at 7:30pm – a talk, using Zoom,  by Max Keen on “Sir Francis Drake: England’s greatest mariner?“.

Our second talk – again by Zoom – will be on Thursday 25 February. Richard Carter will talk on “Medieval Pilgrimage, with reference to Worcester and Evesham“. For more details see here

   If you have the Zoom app, then specify
        Meeting ID: 886 3134 5751
       Passcode: VEHS
   Otherwise link to the web page:
   (and you will still need the passcode.)


St Lawrence’s Church

We congratulate our partners, the Churches Conservation Trust, on the restoration work  being carried out at St Lawrence’s church through the government’s Culture Recovery Fund. We will say more about our partnership with the CCT in due course.


Research Facilities

We are continuing to expand and index the facilities held by the Society for research into topics of historical interest, including books and papers at our “library” in Church Lench and in storage at The Hive in Worcester – and also our collection of digital images. This available – to Society members only. If you have a specific interest or are looking for a specific item,, please let us know.