Category: History

Christmas on the Home Front – Bernards Heath in 1917

We’re having a tree at the St Saviour’s Christmas Tree Festival – our theme will be ‘Christmas on the home front in Bernards Heath in 1917‘.

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Guided Walk around the Heath 2017

Unfortunately, 10th September’s Guided Walk has been cancelled because of illness. You can read a guide here and see some pictures of the route here.

Posted in Ariston site, Beech Bottom Dyke, Features, History, Photos, Trees, Wastes

Beating the Bounds

A walk around the parish of St Saviour’s, Sandpit Lane conducted by local historian Peter Burley. Meet at the hall, 25 Sandpit Lane at 2.00 pm on Sunday 19th February. The walk will be followed by tea and a talk

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Bernards Heath guided walk

The walk on the 8th May was very successful with 30 people joining on what was a sunny warm afternoon. Local historian Peter Burley led the walk, with an impressive depth of knowledge about the area. 

Posted in Features, History

Bernards Heath Infants School children learn about the history of the Heath

  Peter Burley, a local historian and member of the Friends of Bernards Heath Committee, gave an illustrated talk focusing on what happened and what you would have seen on the school site over the centuries.

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