Protecting the past with an eye to the future

Projects

Film and Christmas Tea

The Society’s Christmas event was an afternoon tea and film on Sunday 11th December at the Methodist Church Hall in Street. Nearly fifty members enjoyed…

Shoe Heaven – A Day in the Life of a Museum Curator

The society’s November meeting took place on Tuesday 22nd November at the Methodist Church Hall, Leigh Road, Street, BA16 0HA. There was a fascinating talk…

Bird Songs and What They Mean

The society’s October meeting took place on Tuesday 18th October and Stephen Moss gave a fascinating talk on bird songs and their meanings. There were…

Presentation to Street Inn

The Street Society has presented Rachel and Jason Harrison, the proprietors of The Street Inn, with a plaque. The plaque recognises how well they have…

Annual General Meeting

The society’s AGM took place on Tuesday 27th September at the Methodist Church Hall, Leigh Road, Street, BA16 0HA. Agenda and reports can be downloaded…

Heritage Open Days

The Society supported the Heritage Open Day event at The Grange, Farm Road, Street, BA16 0BQ on Sunday 11th September when The Alfred Gillett Trust…

Visit to Double Gate Farm Tea Room

A visit to the Double Gate Farm tea room took place on Thursday 25th August.  

Visit to Hestercombe House and Gardens

A brief report will follow on the Society’s visit to Hestercombe House and Gardens.  

Visit to Poundbury & Dorchester

Poundbury and Dorchester were the destination for the society’s annual day trip on Tuesday 24th May which was a dry, sunny day. The coach left…

Friendly Societies and Their Brass Emblems

Barbara Cowell, Chairman of the Street Society introduced Philip Hoyland and his talk for the evening entitled ‘Friendly Societies and their Brass Emblems”.  Philip had…