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!
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?
The owners of La Fontain on Windmill Road, Aldershot have submitted plans to the council to close and redevelop the pub as residential. The Civic Society oppose changes of use of public houses when they have not fully complied with… Read moreLa Fontain – proposals to close and redevelop another pub in Aldershot
We are happy to announce our next meeting will be in the beautiful Windsor Suite, upstairs at the Palace, Station Road, Aldershot. GU11 1BA Agenda to include: – Discussions on Planning – Confirming our vision for the town centre All… Read moreACS Workshop Meeting on Planning and our vision for the Town Centre
Remember the Wellington Centre proposal? Well, it was rejected at appeal! Aldershot Civic Society is delighted that the Planning Inspectorate threw out the appeal. This rejection supports our views that our town centre needs high quality developments that enhance what… Read moreWellington Centre Appeal Rejected
The Aldershot Civic Society are hosting the Leader of Rushmoor Borough Council, David Clifford at our next meeting who will be updating us on the councils plans for the future of Aldershot, and will be answering any questions you may… Read moreACS hosts meeting with Leader of the Council David Clifford March 7th