Protecting the past with an eye to the future

Projects

Heritage Open Day

  The Street Society’s Heritage Open Day Event took place at the YHA Hostel, (The Chalet) on Ivythorn Hill, Street, Somerset on Sunday 13th September….

Merriman Park Fun Day

The Street Society supported the Merriman Park Fun Day in Street on Saturday 5th September. Street Parish Council has taken back ownership of Merriman Park…

Celebration of the 150th Anniversary of birth of Laurence Housman

A perfect summer’s day in a Somerset garden was the idyllic setting on Saturday 18 July, for a gathering of members of the Housman Society,…

Summer Visits 2015

Wednesday 29th July the Society paid a visit to Sharpham Tea Garden.  This was a chance for members to meet up before the summer break…

Visit to Burns The Bread, Glastonbury

There was a visit to Burns The Bread in Glastonbury on Tuesday 28th April 2015. The Society is most grateful to Robert Burns for hosting…

Archaeology at Hinkley Point

Jane Hill gave an illustrated talk on the Archaeology at Hinkley Point at the Society’s March meeting. Jane is the Learning Officer for the Hinkley…

The History of the Post Office in Street and Glastonbury

The Tuesday 24 February meeting of the Street Society welcomed the knowledgeable Alan Cotton, who has been researching the Postal History of Glastonbury and Street…

From Shoes To Film

A crowded Methodist Church Hall in Street was the venue on Tuesday 27 January, for a talk given by Street Society member Neil Clarke, well-known…

Christmas Afternoon Tea

Members of the society celebrated the festive season at Street Mission Church on Sunday 7th December. They enjoyed a performance by local choir Street Sings….

Who Pulled The Plug Out?

The Society’s October meeting welcomed our speaker, Chis Hill, who is a local man who grew up in Somerset and went to school in Street….