Local History Group

Avon Dassett Local History group is a project-focused group and work together on matters associated with the local history of the village. We upload sources and publish articles. In 2023 there was an outing to the launch of the book on the lost village of Southend. Information on our latest projects and publications may be found below.

Latest Project
World War I Project
Diamond Jubilee Project
Avon Dassett on TV
  • Central TV’s Heart of the Country (2003) – many thanks to Tony Hadland for providing this copy
Avon Dassett Local History Sources
  • See this page for our transcriptions of sources, ready to download
Aims of the Local History Group
  • researching the village and local community;
  • researching particular local buildings;
  • collecting village memories and sources;
  • writing for the website or for publication;
  • inviting guest speakers

For more information, or to get involved contact Sarah Richardson.