Sunday, 8 January 2017

New venue

We have moved!

From February 6th 2017, the WHS will be meeting in The Gallery, Christ Church, Jubilee Square, Woking GU21 6YG. Parking is available in town centre car parks. Please use the South Entrance  in the unnamed road between the Church and the former BHS. WHS committee members will be on hand to help.

The History of Woking Crematorium

Julie Stearn will talk about the History of Woking Crematorium on Monday 6th February at our new venue, The Gallery, Christ Church, Woking at 8pm. free to members, guests £3

Sunday, 27 November 2016


Don't forget the AGM on Monday 5th December at 8pm in the Double Tree by Hilton, Woking. It will be followed by seasonal refreshments and a pictorial quiz.

Tuesday, 1 November 2016

St Dunstan's School visit the Bronze Age Burial Mounds on Horsell Common

A group of 60 children from St Dunstan's School were given a tour of the Burial Mounds and Peace Garden on Horsell Common by members of the Society.

Saturday, 29 October 2016

H.G.Wells: Taking Woking to Britain and the World

Professor Peter Beck will talk at the H.G.Wells Suite on Monday 7th November at 7pm.

If you haven't booked, please register at

Wednesday, 19 October 2016

Thursday, 6 October 2016

WHS interview on BBC Radio Surrey

Two of our committee members (Helen and Dick) were interviewed by Danny Pike on BBC Radio Surrey yesterday morning (October 5th) live in Jubilee Square, Woking.
The link the programme is:
It's a long programme but our individual interviews started at approximately
Dick - 2hrs 14mins
Helen - 2hrs 22mins
We were able to promote the Society as well as talking about various topics of local interest.