1. Harwich beacon to be lit on evening of Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

    WE are proud to be part of The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Beacons and Associated Activities on June 2, 2022 The Harwich Society has announced plans to light a Beacon for…

  2. Even more to see at Harwich’s Maritime Museum

    Volunteers at Harwich Maritime Museum have been hard at work making sure there is plenty for visitors to see and enjoy during the 2022 Summer season. The local landmark now…

  3. Redoubt Open Easter Weekend

    The Harwich Redoubt will be open for 4 days over the Easter Weekend. Good Friday, Easter Saturday, Easter Sunday, and Easter Monday. 15th -18th April 10AM-4PM. *Easter Saturday 16th April…

  4. Music quiz for Ukraine a stunning success

    When the Harwich Society Quiz Team decided to run a music quiz as a fund raiser for the local aid effort to assist Ukraine they had no idea how the…

  5. Music quiz to raise money for Ukraine

    The Harwich Society quiz team will be running a music quiz at the Royal Oak public house on Monday 11th April commencing at 8PM. The proceeds will be passed to…

  6. Graham Crame obituary

    GRAHAM CRAME, who has died aged 74, has spent many years working as a volunteer. Born in Reading in 1947 his first role in 1966-1969 was working for Boots as…

  7. Harwich’s RADAR tower is a truly unique place to visit

    How often do you get the chance to visit somewhere and say you are standing in the first of its type in the world?! Well – a visit to Harwich’s…

  8. Music and comedy as the Harwich Society prepares for Christmas

    For many Harwich Society members the programme of monthly talks scheduled throughout the winter months are the highlight of the Harwich Society calendar. On the last Friday of each month…

  9. Society holds annual dinner

    On Saturday evening, over 60 members of the Harwich Society gathered at the Waterfront on Dovercourt seafront for the Harwich Society’s annual dinner. This event is one of the highlights…

  10. First music quiz since February 2020

    The Harwich Society Quiz Team is delighted to announce that they will be running a music quiz in aid of Saint Helena Hospice at the Royal Oak public house on…