1. 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 the council unofficially made 27th July, the date of…

  2. A cautious reopening for the Harwich Society’s visitor attractions

    The Harwich Society volunteers who staff the Society’s visitor attractions are delighted to be open again but a cautious approach is being taken and those attractions which are difficult to…

  3. HS50 QUIZ QUESTIONS JULY 2021

    HS50 QUIZ QUESTIONS JULY 2021

  4. Harwich Society installs COVID-19 memorial in Bobbit’s Hole

    Harwich Society installs COVID-19 memorial in Bobbit’s Hole The Harwich Society has installed a memorial to the memory of everyone who passed during the COVID-19 pandemic and whose loved ones…

  5. HS50 QUIZ QUESTIONS JUNE 2021

    HS50 QUIZ QUESTIONS JUNE 2021

  6. Home-Start ducklings visit their new home at Bobbit’s Hole

    Home-Start Harwich works with many local families and now those families are helping prepare two little local ducklings for their move to their new home at Bobbit’s Hole. Bobbits Hole…

  7. HS50 QUIZ QUESTIONS MAY 2021

    HS50 QUIZ QUESTIONS MAY 2021

  8. A NEW KINDERTRANSPORT MEMORIAL FOR HARWICH

    The Harwich Kindertransport Memorial and Learning Appeal is working to create and place a memorial statue and education programme for learning about the Kindertransport and the crucial role played by…

  9. HS50 QUIZ QUESTIONS APRIL 2021

    HS50 QUIZ QUESTIONS APRIL 2021

  10. Harwich High Lighthouse goes purple in celebration of Census 2021

    Harwich High Lighthouse joined more than a hundred buildings and landmarks across England and Wales by lighting up purple to celebrate the upcoming census and its importance to communities. The…