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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

September 20th The events of World War One in 1917 by Jan Pick.

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 King’s 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 it).


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