About Us

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The Group offers a variety of talks on aspects of local history. Meetings are held on Tuesday evenings in term time, 7.30pm, at the Salvation Army, Salt Lane, SP1 1EE, unless otherwise indicated. Admission per meeting:– Members £2.00. Non-members £3.00. Membership 01 September 2019 – 31 August 2020 £12. New members welcome – just come along. For further information contact John Abbott, 20 Highbury Avenue, Salisbury, Wilts, SP2 7EX. Tel: 01722 503339. email [delete spaces before using] johnabbott @ live.co.uk

The final meeting for the Summer term was on July 2. We are now taking a break until September 24. Until then you might be interested in the following:-

“Wardrobe Wednesdays” – Free Family Events at

The Rifles (Berkshire & Wiltshire) Museum, 58 The Close


World War II – get ready for war. (Sessions run by Trowbridge Museum)

 14 August – 11.00-15.00

Join the Home Guard.  Make your home air-raid proof.  Cut-out character craft.

 21 August – 11.00-15.00

 ‘What did I do in the War?’  Food rationing challenge.  Make a Spitfire.


Salisbury History Festival Thursday 22 – Monday 26 August – for more details visit:-



Heritage Open Days 13 – 22 September – for more details visit:-






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