Press Cuttings

Below are a set of clippings from the local press collected over the years which give a good idea about the activities of the society. Press items relating to specific projects are normally stored on the project website rather than on this society website. Click on the image to view the content.

Wanted - New Society Officers

We are always interested in encouraging more people from the local community to become actively involved in the work of the society either on the committee or maybe in one of the projects that are run, normally during the summer months. If you are interested/prepared to take on a role please contact the one of the members of the committee.

2018/19 Lectures

The program of lectures for the next season can now be found under the 'Lectures' tab above.

Summer Visits 2019

Marshland Maritime Museum

This visit is planned to take place on Saturday 18th May starting at 10:30am.

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St Mary's, Houghton

This visit is planned to take place on Saturday 7th September starting at 10:30am.

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WNKLAS In The News

The society has been in the local Newspapers recently in coverage of the conference to celebrate our 50year anniversary and also the presentation to John Smallwood one of the founders.

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King John's Treasure

The society's investigation of a local farm contributed to a programme made for US television as part of the Expidition Unknown series. This systematic survey of an area that was a likely route for the Royal Treasure was also the subject of a recent lecture evening.

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