The Hadleigh Society was formed in 1982 by local people to encourage an interest in the history, environment and future of our town.
OUR AIMS ARE:
To raise public awareness of the rich history and heritage of Hadleigh and its surrounding area.
To actively support the promotion of high standards in planning, conservation, regeneration and development of features within the Hadleigh district deemed to be of historical or environmental significance.
To contribute to the preservation and protection of Hadleigh’s historical documents, artefacts and buildings.
THE HADLEIGH SOCIETY REALISES THESE AIMS BY:
Arranging meetings, lectures and visits;
The publication and distribution of regular newsletters and occasional papers and reports
Liaising with local authorities and planning, heritage and other relevant committees
Maintaining close links with the town archive
Active involvement in relevant debates/ activities/ organisations with the potential to protect and enhance Hadleigh’s heritage and environment
Supporting and disseminating research into aspects of Hadleigh’s history and heritage
Maintaining links with other historical and heritage societies
The Hadleigh Society 6 Lister Road, Hadleigh, Ipswich, IP7 5JN