1. Flags to fly at half mast for ‘Fryatt Day’

    Flags to fly at half mast for ‘Fryatt Day’ In 2016, the centenary of the execution of Captain Fryatt, the Harwich Society wrote to Harwich Town Council to request that…

  2. Music Quiz Night

    Harwich Society Music Quiz Night – Monday 29th July 2019

  3. Harwich Redoubt Fort Open Day 2019

    At 11AM on Bank Holiday Monday (26th August) the gates to the Harwich Redoubt Fort will swing open and visitors will be able to cross the moat free of charge…

  4. Foresters 200 Club draw

    The second Two Hundred Club draw of 2019 took place at Foresters during the Secret Gardens Weekend, on the afternoon of Saturday 6th July. As in previous years, Foresters opened…

  5. Busy week for Society as cruise ship passengers flock to Historic Harwich

    It was all hands on deck for the Harwich Society volunteers as cruise ship passengers flocked to visit Historic Harwich over three days when their cruises were in port. Everyone…

  6. Over 100 members attend Harwich Society AGM

    115 Harwich Society members packed out the Navigator in Barrack Lane Harwich on Friday 26th April as the Harwich Society held its AGM. The members heard the Society’s chairman, Colin…

  7. Harwich Standards going back to 1880 taken on by Harwich Society

    Harwich Standard editions going back to 1880 taken on by Harwich Society ARCHIVED copies of the Harwich and Manningtree Standard dating back to 1880 have been taken on by a…

  8. Society to run music quiz for Harwich Food Bank

    If you enjoy being driven mad by not being able to remember who sang the song you are listening to then you will love a Harwich Society Music Quiz! The…

  9. Photo Archive

    The Harwich Society holds a large collection of photographs, documents and original Maps. A small number of  photographs are now available to view on line. These can now be viewed by…

  10. 50th Birthday

    2019 is a very important year for the Society being its 50th birthday year. I am sure the original founders of the Society would be pleased and proud to know…