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Welcome to the Herne Bay Historical Records Society
The HBHRS is flourishing and maintains contact with its members by means of talks during the winter months and excursions to places of interest during the summer. All enquiries should be addressed to either the Secretary or the Curator/Archivist. Interested parties are invited to get in touch with an officer or member of the Committee.


News and forthcoming events
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The society is looking forward to a busy summer as well as our Local History walks.

Pop-up History Event and Book Launch:
Saturday 8th June 2019 at Beach Creative, Beach Street, Herne Bay. Launching our latest book: 'Herne Bay War Memorial Park- Celebrating 100 years', by Colleen Ashwin Kean, with a display of press cuttings and photographs from our archives. The book is 60pp and priced at £9. More details: via this link.

Meetings are held the Lower Hall, United Church, High Street Herne Bay CT6 6NG (next door to the Fire Station) Doors open at 6.30pm for a 7pm start. Raffle and Refreshments available at each meeting. Membership for 1 year commencing 1st October is £15 per person. Visitors/non-members are requested to pay £2 each for every individual meeting attended.

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Jonathan Fryer : "Tracing the history of some Kentish villages through their individual signs" :
Thursday 6th June 2019
Lower Hall United Church, High Street, Herne Bay.
Doors open at 6.30pm for 7pm start.
Members free, Visitors £2.

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Malcolm Horton : "Sir Charles Igglesden A Biography 'Sauntering Through Kent' " :
Thursday 4th July 2019
Lower Hall United Church, High Street, Herne Bay.
Doors open at 6.30pm for 7pm start.
Members free, Visitors £2.