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Faversham Society News - February 2022

A printable PDF version of this newsletter can be downloaded from HERE Chairman's Column HAROLD GOODWIN The wooden roller shutters have now been fitted to the new Visitor Information Centre at 12 Market Place and I hope you will agree that they are attractive. There is just a little painting and joinery needed to complete […]

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Faversham Society News - January 2022

A printable PDF version of this newsletter can be downloaded from HERE Arthur’s Archive goes online CHRIS WOOTTON Since Arthur Percival died in 2014, a small group of volunteers has been working on his archive at the Fleur de Lis museum. Arthur, a founder and director of the Faversham Society, had an extensive archive, comprising […]

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Faversham Society News - December 2021

A printable PDF version of this newsletter can be downloaded from HERE Dinosaurs gather around the Christmas tree on the pillar box outside Faversham post office – the latest creation by the town’s guerrilla knitters. Last month, they paid tribute to the fallen on Remembrance Day Christmas at the museum The Fleur Museum is reopening […]

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Faversham Society News - November 2021

A printable PDF version of this newsletter can be downloaded from HERE Chairman's Column HAROLD GOODWIN We now have an events page, favershamsociety.org/society-events/ which lists upcoming talks and enables you to register to receive a link for our virtual talks on Zoom. Subjects are Swale’s garden from the Kent Gardens Trust and a tree walk […]

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Faversham Society News - October 2021

A printable PDF version of this newsletter can be downloaded from HERE Chairman's Column HAROLD GOODWIN The Faversham Society has written to all four developers looking to build houses in southeast Faversham. So far, only the Duchy of Cornwall has responded and taken up our invitation to make a presentation at St Mary of Charity […]

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Faversham Society News - September 2021

A printable PDF version of this newsletter can be downloaded from HERE Chairman's Column HAROLD GOODWIN The prosecution of Southern Water has been covered widely in the national and local media. Southern Water, which runs Faversham Sewage Works, was recently ordered to pay £90 million in fines for widespread pollution after pleading guilty to 6,971 […]

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Faversham Society News - August 2021

A printable PDF version of this newsletter can be downloaded from HERE Chairman's Column HAROLD GOODWIN About this time last year, we announced that the AGM would be held online and I said that we were looking forward to being able to hold a more traditional meeting in 2021. It is not certain what the […]

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Faversham Society News - July 2021

A printable PDF version of this newsletter can be downloaded from HERE Three examples of wildflowers that flourish in "God's acre" - the parish churchyard: blue tansy, cornflower, and a mixture of colours by the south chancel - learn more Chairman's Column HAROLD GOODWIN When I became chairman, I discussed with Jan West what our […]

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Faversham Society News - June 2021

A printable PDF version of this newsletter can be downloaded from HERE A kingfisher spotted near the stream between Nobel Court and West Streetlearn more Chairman's Column HAROLD GOODWIN We are reopening after lockdown but meetings are still taking place on Zoom. Our AGM will be in September, hoping that we can meet in person, […]

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Faversham Society News - May 2021

A printable PDF version of this newsletter can be downloaded from HERE Move to 12 Market Place HAROLD GOODWIN In the three weeks before Christmas running a stall outside the town hall at 12 Market Place, we realised how much more advantageous it would be if our shop was in the heart of the town, […]

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