Bedfordshire Local History Association

Member Societies

Societies that have joined the BLHA are shown below.

Member SocietiesContact DetailsWebsiteEvents Programme
A1 Searchers Metal Detecting ClubDr Sarah Denton, Treasurer, 14 The Crescent, Moggerhanger, Beds MK44 3RE
01767 640438
Ampthill & District Archaeological
& Local History Society
Clive Makin
32 Grange Road, Barton Le Clay, Beds, MK45 4RE
01582 655785
Ampthill & District Preservation SocietyJohn Boothby
4 Brinsmade Road, Ampthill, Bedford, MK45 2PP
01525 402262
Ampthill History History Forum Facebook
The Higgins BedfordCastle Lane
MK40 3XD
01234 718618
The Higgins
Bedford Architectural, Archaeological & Local History SocietySylvia Woods
7 Lely Close, Bedford MK41 7LS
Tel. 01234 365095
Bedfordshire Family History SocietyBFHS
PO Box 214, Bedford, MK42 9RX
Bedfordshire Historical Record SocietyMargaret Evans
46 Haylands Way
MK41 9BU
Bedfordshire LibrariesBedfordshire Libraries
Bedfordshire Archives & Records Service Bedfordshire Archives & Records Service
Riverside Building, Borough Hall, Cauldwell Street, Bedford, Beds, MK42 9AP
01234 288833
Bedfordshire Archives and Records Service
Biggleswade History SocietyStephanie Smith, 29 Jowitt Avenue, Kempston, Bedford,
MK42 8NW,
01234 853042,
Bigglewade History SocietyProgramme
Caddington Local History GroupJane Payton, Secretary
36 Ledwell Road, Caddington, Beds, LU1 4JJ
01582 419587
Carlton & Chellington Historical SocietyJune Wood
4 Pavenham Road, Carlton, Bedford, MK43 7LS
01234 720689
Carlton & ChellingtonProgramme
Clapham Historical SocietyMrs Mollie Foster, Chairman, Narly Oak,
The Baulk, Green Lane, Clapham, Bedford, MK41 6AA
01234 350353
Colmworth & Neighbours History SocietyDave Jarrett,
3 Collingwood Road, Eaton Socon, St Neots PE19 8JQ
01480 216065
Colmworth HistoryProgramme
Dunstable & District Local History SocietyMrs Joan Curran
01525 221963 or 01582 478594
Dunstable HistoryProgramme
Dunstable Historic & Heritage Studies
Friends of Luton MuseumsBob Barker
01582 882452
Friends of Luton Museums
Harlington Heritage TrustJohn Thurston
2 Shepherds Close, Harlington, Dunstable, Beds, LU5 6NR
01525 874683
Harlington Heritage TrustProgramme
Historical Environment Record ServiceBedford Borough Council
01234 227194

Central Bedfordshire Council
0300 300 6027
Bedford Borough Council Historic Environment

Central Bedfordshire Historic Environment Record
Houghton Regis Heritage SocietyDavid Hill, Chairman, Houghton Regis Town Council,
Council Offices, Peel Street, Houghton Regis, Beds, LU5 5EY
Mobile 07956 546970
Houghton Regis Heritage Society
Kempston Local History SocietyJackie Horn, Chairperson, 22 Jowitt Avenue,
Kempston, Beds, MK428NW
01234 852943
Kempston Local History SocietyProgramme
Langford & District History SocietyTed Martin, 2A The Leys, Langford, SG18 9RS
01462 701096
Langford History SocietyProgramme
Leighton Buzzard & District Archaeological & Historical SocietyElise Ward,
Luton Cultural Services TrustChris Grabham
Local Collections Assistant Curator, Wardown Park Museum,
Tel 01582 546759
Luton & District Historical SocietyStuart Smith, 22 Homerton Road, Luton, Beds, LU3 2UL
01582 584367
Maulden History SocietyMrs Rosemarie Coyle
Maulden History SocietyProgramme
Maypole HeritageChris Deverell, Woodcote, Bedford Road, Northill, Beds, SG18 9AH
01767 627339
Potton History SocietyMr Chris Miles,
Sheepwalk Cottage,
Bury Hill,
Potton, Beds
SG19 2RS
Tel: 01767 261569
Potton History SocietyProgramme
Riseley Historical SocietyMarjorie Bosman, 75 High Street, Riseley, Beds, MK44 1DD
01234 708525
Riseley History SocietyProgramme
Roxton & District Local History GroupStella Gibbs -
01480 351931
Peter Newell
01234 870158
Sandy & District Historical SocietyPatricia Whiteaker, Secretary/Treasurer,
1 Elmtree Road, Sandy, Beds,
SG19 1DS
01767 680171
Sandy Historical Research GroupMick Reynolds, Chairman,
12 Powers Close, Sandy, Beds,
SG19 1JS
01767 680887
Sandy Historical Research GroupProgramme
Sharnbrook Local History GroupDes Hoar, 24 Loring Road, Sharnbrook, Bedford, MK44 1J2
01234 782717
Sharnbrook Local History GroupProgramme
Stevington Historical TrustPeter M Hart, 2 Park Road, Stevington, Bedford, MK43 7QD
01234 823586
Stevington Historical Trust
Toddington Historical SocietyMr Leo Corvesor, 42 Manor Road, Toddington, Dunstable, Beds
01525 875405
Toddington Historical SocietyProgramme
Willington Local History GroupMr R Bollington, 2 Beauchamp Place, Willington, Bedford, MK44 3QAWillington Local History GroupProgramme
Woburn Abbey01525 290333
Woburn AbbeyEvents
Woburn Heritage Centre TrustMrs Gill Green, 1 Leighton Street, Woburn, MK17 9PJ
01525 290631
Woburn Sands & District SocietyWoburn Sands & District Society
Wrestlingworth History SocietyMr Ron A Pickford, 15 Hatley Road, Wrestlingworth, Sandy, Beds, SG19 2EH
01767 631381
Wrest Park Research History Group
Wrest Park Research History Group, English Heritage,
Wrest Park, Silsoe, Beds MK45 4HR
Chris Martin