Despite the threat of bad weather, the sun shone and Aldershot enjoyed a huge turn out for it’s highly successful Victoria Day. In fact Queen Victoria claimed it was the busiest she has seen! The civic society enjoyed the day… Read moreVictoria Day a huge Success!
Local people queued around the building as Aldershot Civic Society hosted an Emergency Town Centre Meeting. This, the first public meeting of their Aldershot Town Centre Community Conversation, is the Society’s response to the ongoing decline of Aldershot town centre…. Read more300 local people and the BBC join Aldershot Civic Society’s Emergency Town Centre Meeting
Aldershot town centre is failing and the community can no longer stand by and do nothing. The people of Aldershot are not prepared to watch their town centre dwindle away. We need creative, collaborative, and ambitious solutions that are rooted… Read moreEmergency Aldershot Town Meeting
Aldershot Civic Society (ACS) will organise and host an open town centre meeting in response to the ongoing and recent loss of shops and activity and resulting poor state of Aldershot town centre. Members feel strongly that there is a… Read moreAldershot in emergency – a town centre conversation
Aldershot Civic Society has been invited to join the Aldershot Task Force and we are pleased to take our place at the table. Rushmoor Borough Council has established the Aldershot Task Force, which will be an important stakeholder body and… Read moreAldershot Civic Society joins the Aldershot Task Force
Our Christmas Workshop meeting of the Aldershot Civic Society will be held in the Windsor Suite, the Palace, Station Road, Aldershot, GU11 1BA. Please bring along some change for tea and coffee and venue (£2). Agenda to include: – Discussions… Read moreACS Christmas Meeting at the Palace
On 11 November 1918 the guns finally fell silent on the Western Front, marking the end of the First World War. But after the war the world was profoundly changed from four years earlier, and this talk looks at Aldershot… Read moreACS hosts Paul Vickers talking about Aldershot and the end of the First World War
Full meeting of the Aldershot Civic Society to be held at the Princes Hall, Princes Way, Aldershot, GU11 1NX. Guest speaker is Oliver Clusky the organiser of Aldershot’s new festival in Manor Park – Aldershot Picnic and Pop Festival. All… Read morePicnic and Pop Organiser Oliver Clusky guest speaker 4th July
Rushmoor Council’s Planning department have recommended that the La Fontaine public house be converted to residential “multiple occupancy”. North Aldershot has 2 pubs left: La Fontaine and the Royal Staff. With the Royal Staff potentially under threat it looks like… Read moreAnother Aldershot pub to die? Rushmoor Council’s Planning department have recommended that the La Fontaine public house be converted to residential “multiple occupancy”
After opposing the application for homes on the Wellington Centre because of unimaginative and bland designs, another application has been made on Victoria Road which sees no improvement on design. The application is to demolish Willow House on the corner of… Read moreIs this the “Design” we want in Aldershot Town Centre?