On Tuesday, 25th September at 8pm in Danehill Memorial Hall we welcome back Dr Janet Pennington Janet will be speaking about the Woodard Corporation, a charity that runs several well-known private schools including Lancing College and more locally Ardingly College. An interesting insight into the way education was established in Sussex. This is a change from the published programme.
Just added: 9 Aug, change to Autumn programme; 7 Aug, Article on North Hall,Fletching; 17 July, General views of Danehill centre, Horsted Keynes and Chelwood Common; 5 July, Danehill Central Houses, Black Dog cottage and Little Collingford photos; 25 June, maps showing parish boundary after 1999 extension, photos of Colin Godmans 16th C farmhouse; 17 June, Houses in Chelwood Gate; 11 June, Houses and People at Work and Leisure
Danehill Parish Historical Society was founded in 1972 with our first president being Dame Margery Corbett Ashby DBE (pictured in 1923).
The objectives of the society are to promote interest in, and the study of local history in particular, or any other historical matter of interest, bringing together local residents or other people to share and enjoy a range of social and informal activities.