Appledore Parish Meeting – 19th May 2022

24th May 2022 ALHS Presentation to the Appledore Parish Meeting – 19th May 2022 Our Vice Chair at the recent Parish Meeting gave a presentation on the Appledore Local History Society, including a...

Appledore Local History Society and the Queen’s Jubilee

28th April 2022 We will be celebrating the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee with a display of commemorative memorabilia from the Coronation and past Royal Jubilees in the Village Hall on Appledore Village...

The Results are in – on the Second Appledore History Society Open Day!

4th April 2022 We were really pleased to see so many people on Saturday 12th March at our second Open Day since developing the Appledore Heritage Centre. There was much browsing of scrapbooks of newspaper...

Jubilee Celebration – Can you help?

16th March 2022 Appledore Local History Society is planning to celebrate The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee later this year by creating a display of commemorative memorabilia from the Coronation and past Royal...

We can’t live in the past, but we can certainly learn from it!

26th January 2022 There is a period in History referred to as ‘The Dark Ages’. The literal definition of which is ‘the period of years where there is a lack of records for what actually happened’....

Highlight for February

19th January 2022 In this era of COVID when so many of us can no longer pursue our interests and have to be careful when we meet, our History Society, like so many others, has restricted its activities to...

Welcome to Appledore!

5th May 2021 Appledore Local History Society would like to extend a very warm welcome to everyone who has recently moved to Appledore. We are open to anyone who has an interest in Appledore and its...

Appeal for Artefacts and Photographs

29th March 2021 Lockdown has meant that our museum plans have been delayed, but we are hopeful that we will be able to continue with the project very soon! With this in mind, we would like to make an...

A roundup of ALHS projects since 2019

8th March 2021 Since we are all still living with the effects of COVID-19 and the changes it has brought to our lives in the most unexpected ways, we at the Appledore Local History Society have not been...

February News

19th January 2021 ‘MUSEUM WORTHY’ WINDOW Last year we were approached about a window that was discovered within the wall of 10 The Street when it was being renovated some years ago. The window needed...