The Historical Society
If you are interested in local or family history and want to meet others with similar interests, The Historical Society and Heritage Centre is the organisation to join. By becoming a member you will also be able to attend our lectures as well as participate in the many social events, excursions and other activities we sponsor throughout the year. In addition you will receive our annual journal and newsletters.
Please visit the Society page to find out more.
Professor Christopher Dunn (eldest of third generation of Wotton Dunns) will provide an interesting insight into running a business in Wotton for almost 100 years from pre-WWI days, through the inter-war years and WWII, and into the 1970s.
Dr. David Wilson of Keele University, Director of Excavations at Wortley from 1983 to 1996, gives an overview of the finding at this Roman site.Read More...