Discover Your Past – Local history marketplace




  • 2.30pm         Southborough, Speldhurst and surrounding villages through the ages – Tony Streeter
  • 3.30pm         Southborough Fire Brigade – Peter Barrett
  • 4.30pm         A Perambulation of the lands around Tonbridge Castle – Deborah Cole
  • 5.30pm         Southborough War Memorial – Judith Johnson

All talks are free, but booking is essential

For details contact Southborough Library 01892 793680 or email

Organisations attending

  • The Southborough Society
  • Tonbridge Historical Society
  • Tunbridge Wells Local History Society
  • Tunbridge Wells Family History society


  • The Hythe Disaster
  • Southborough Fire Brigade
  • Images of Southborough and High Brooms – Scrapbooks courtesy of Fred Scales

Cornford Lane Closure Consultation

A Public Exhibition is due to be held at Pepenbury Cafe, Cornford Lane on Saturday 1st March 10-4pm. From Monday 3rd March the consultation period goes live and is open for 3 weeks.

A Public Meeting will be held at Tunbridge Wels Borough Council offices in the Council Chamber on Tuesday 11th March 6-8pm.

The Joint Transportation Board Meeting where the outcomes will be reported takes place on 28th April.