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King's Heath

King’s Heath was originally part of King’s Norton, Worcestershire, becoming a separate parish in 1863. When Birmingham extended its boundaries in 1911 it took both parishes in as part of the Greater Birmingham Scheme.


The Society

King's Heath Local History Society meets in the community centre on Heathfield Road on the third Wednesday of each month (excluding July and August), starting at 7.15pm and ending by 8.45pm.

Membership of the society is £15.00 per year. Visitors pay £3.00 per meeting.

Light refreshments are available at meetings for a small charge.


Forthcoming Events

November 21st The end of World War One and events in King's Heath by Bob Blackham and Jan Pick.

December 19th AGM and Christmas social evening.

January 16th "Those damn tin cans". The Prefabs by Dave and Pat Humphries.

February 20th Founded by John Middlemore by Val Hart.

March 20th TBA

April 17th Behind the Back-To-Backs by Pat Franklin.

May 15th King's Heath Around 100 Years Ago by the Committee.

June 19th Outing to Moor Green Estate with Gail Pittaway.


New on the site

The programme for 2019 has been added; it's work in progress so look out for more updates. Two new pictures have been added to the pictures page.


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