10th November 2020 The Appledore Beacon which was erected to commemorate the 100 year anniversary of the cessation of hostilities during the Great War (WW1), now stands as the only single memorial in the...

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August News

19th August 2020 Circular walk from Appledore Funnily enough I have had time to do more walks locally in the last few months than I have in the last 14 years of having lived in Appledore! One of the...

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July News

25th June 2020 Mill Farm, Appledore Heath During lockdown we have seen an increase in the number of enquiries from people with family links to Appledore looking to connect with their past. Most recently...

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April News

26th March 2020           Appledore Station Talk We would like to express our gratitude to Stuart Searle for the fascinating talk he gave on 12th March on the history of Appledore...

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Appledore Station Talk

26th March 2020 On Thursday, 12th March 2020, at the Methodist Hall, Stuart Searle presented a very interesting talk on Appledore Station. Stuart supported his talk with a slideshow of photographs from his...

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March News

6th March 2020 Quiz Night We would like to thank everyone who came along to the Village Hall in February to support our Quiz Night.  It was a great evening, and we raised over £300, which is absolutely...

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January News

27th January 2020 Bygone Appledore: We are always grateful to receive donations of items to add to our archives. This month our thanks go to Mrs Helen Whiting, who contacted us from Australia with the...

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November News

5th December 2019 Battalion of Pals Talk At our November meeting the Rev. Keith Fazzani gave a fascinating and moving account of the role played by Cory’s Pals Battalion in the First World War. Rev....

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October News

15th October 2019 Archives Review At our September meeting we took the opportunity to look through our extensive collection of old Parish Magazines, some of which date back to the 1960’s.  Each edition is...

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September News

16th August 2019 The History Society had a most enjoyable August meeting during which we reviewed a selection of artefacts from our archives, including original Appledore halfpenny tokens dating back to...

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