Fleetville Diaries was formed in April 2010 and is run by a group of enthusiastic local residents to....
Fleetville Diaries grew from a project put together in 2010 for the Fleetville Festival, an event held in March by local musicians, featuring the Fleetville Orchestra and Choir. Before the event, senior residents of Fleetville were interviewed about wartime experiences. The subsequent display at the Festival attracted much attention..... and so Fleetville Diaries was born.
The group meets every month at Fleetville Community Centre.
Most meetings feature a local guest and we exchange information about aspects of
the area such as the air-
We are continuing our programme of guided walks for the summer season.
An ongoing project involving oral histories is being captured on video and transcribed.
We are also gathering an archive of Fleetville photographs and interesting publications such as summer fete programmes, plans and maps.
ABOUT US AND MEMBERSHIP