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For Winchester Archaeology and Local History

Aims and objectives:

WARG, the society for Winchester archaeology and local history, promotes the study of archaeology and local history in the City of Winchester and the surrounding area, through monthly events including lectures; walks; excursions and excavations.

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Services and activities offered: WARG provides work parties and other support for Hampshire Cultural Trust and develops training activities for volunteers.

Membership: Just £15 per annum, or £27 for two people at the same address. Free entry to meetings, and a thrice-yearly newsletter. To become a member, email membership@warg.org.uk, or download an application form: Word Format, PDF Format

Times: Meetings and lectures at: Hampshire Records Office, Sussex Street, Winchester  -  normally second Monday of the month, September to May, 19:30.  Please arrive 15 minutes before the start to ensure a seat. 

Non-members are most welcome to attend our talks for a small charge.


Our volunteers (the Committee):

Kate Robinson (acting Chair)

Kim Batten (Secretary)

Andy King (Treasurer)

David Ashby (Winchester University)

Vacancy (Newsletter Editor)

Vacancy (Events Organiser)

Maisie Marshall

Tracy Matthews (Winchester City Council)

Tracey Pontin

Stuart Rippon (Membership Secretary)

David Spurling


Event Scribes:

Edwina Cole

Iris Gould

Steve Old

Steve Taylor et al


Why not write up one of our evening talks or events, or contribute news of a visit or holiday to our newsletter?



Please contact the webmaster if you encounter problems with this website at webmaster@warg.org.uk


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Fancy helping out? We’re look for a new Events organiser.  Click here for more information or contact the committee (below).