Birmingham City Council

Kings Heath Local History Society

Where - Meetings are held at Kings Heath Community Centre, Heathfield Road

- The third Wednesday of the month (excluding August and December),

Time - 7.30pm ( Meetings finish by 9pm)

Yearly subscription £8 Visitors per meeting £2

Everyone is welcome - Light refreshments are available for a small charge. Contact: Judith Rhodes (secretary) 0121 777 2276

Programme 2012

18 January AGM followed by All Saints Churchyard, Kings Heath - a brief talk about the people buried there. Speaker - Andy Bishop.

15 February Birmingham, then and now - an Illustrated talk by Mac Joseph

21 March 200 years of the Baptist in Kings Heath

18 April Highbury - the house that Chamberlain built. Speaker - Phillada Ballard

16 May Kings Heath in 1897. The celebrations for Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee - talk by the Committee

20 June The histories of some of the houses in Kings Heath - a talk by the Committee

18 July Annual outing - details to be announced

19 September Birmingham - hospitals, cemeteries and comic picture postcards - an illustrated talk by Mary Harding

17 October A Magic Lantern show. Speaker - Peter Spencer

21 November New archaeological discoveries in Birmingham. Speaker - Mike Hodder

The History of Kings Heath
Kings Heath Local History Trail
Kings Heath Library,

Kings Heath Local History Society