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Make a Difference in Chislehurst - Join the team!

The Chislehurst Society Executive is recruiting. We are looking for enthusiastic volunteers who care about Chislehurst, its environment and amenities, to become trustees of our charity, join our committee and keep things moving. Find out more.

Members Afternoon Talk - 2.30pm Thurs, 4th May 2017

The next afternoon talk 'The Tiarks and the History of Kemnal Road' by Tony Allen will take place at the Methodist Chuch, Prince Imperial Road. Refreshments will be served. Free to members, £2 non members. More.

Bullers Wood Open Day and Craft Fair - 11am Sat, 6th May 2017

Bullers Wood are opening their doors to visitors on Sat, 6th May 2017. 11am til 3pm. £2 entry or £1 for Chislehurst Society members. Day includes a talk, guided walk and craft fair. More..

Protecting Our Communities Talk - 7.30pm, 30th May 2017

An interesting talk on protecting our communities from the threat of terrorism by the Metropolitan Police, aimed to inform and not alarm.  7.30pm at the Old Chapel. Booking essential. More..

Chislehurst High Street Survey 2016 - The Results are in

We would like to thank all who participated in the Chislehurst High Street Survey, we had over 1000 responses! Your answers have now been collated, take a look at what we found....

Environmental Awards - Rural and Urban Chislehurst

The 2017 Environmental Awards will take place on 18th May at the Methodist Church, Prince Imperial Road. The theme this year 'Rural and Urban Chislehurst' more....

Coffee & Cake Mornings - Every Wednesday

Every Wednesday morning at 9:30am - 12pm, we host a community coffee and cake morning at the Old Chapel, with homemade cakes from Aprils Kitchen. £2.50 suggested donation, refillable refreshments and cake, children free! More

The Chislehurst Society to Incorporate

The Society proposeed at this year's AGM, that it should incorporate. Members unanimously approved this proposal and work will now begin to effect the changes. Watch this space! Find out more on incorporation.

And Some Standing Information...

Scadbury Park - looking for new friends

The Friends of Scadbury need help with our great Nature Reserve. More... Look here for the results of the survey... See a gallery here.. and join up on the new website here...

Chislehurst History Group

Keep an eye on the History Group's own section, where projects are published for members and others to enjoy. Recent additions include Agnes Tiarks, and Ann Murray. More...


Napoleon III in Chislehurst

We have a number of resources on Napoleon's exile and death here. We also now have an illustrated account of the life and death of Louis, the Prince Imperial here...


Chislehurst Lives

We continue to build our library of notable residents of Chislehurst. Recent additions include the first chairman of Harrods, Grace and Peter Redpath, and William Camden. More...


Become a Society member

Free first year membership if you join on line - save £5. Find out more