News, Contacts & Membership

Would you like to join the Local History Society or find out what projects, events or trips are happening? You can find out more by contacting an officer of the Society:

Chairman: Jean Peevor Tel: 01789 269 275

Secretary: Alan Bailey Tel: 01789 268618   e.mail:

Programme Secretary: Rob Davidson    tel:  01789 565345

Archive Information: e.mail:


  1. The Society includes Wilmcote in its area of interest, Wilmcote being included in the ancient Parish of Aston Cantlow. A handy folded booklet detailing the history of Wilmcote has been produced by the Society and is now available. The details cover the long period from the Saxon age right through to the present day. For information on obtaining a copy contact the Secretary – Alan Bailey (see above).
  2.  In addition to producing the information board for Aston Cantlow village hall a second board has been produced showing the history of the ancient parish of Aston Cantlow. Both boards are now installed in the village hall. A copy of the new board is shown below.