Kings Heath was originally part of Kings 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
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.
September 20th The events of World War One in 1917 by
October 18th Alcester Lane's End - an illustrated talk
by Andy Bishop.
November 15th Hall Green to Springfield, Moseley,
Balsall Heath and King's Heath by Bob Blackham.
New on the site
A new publication "Buses and Trams in Kings Heath" by
Barry Maddocks has been added to the Booklets page, plus
new pictures of King's Heath High Street. See the Pictures page for those. (You may need to refresh