Whiston Sign Whiston Heritage Society
Rotherham, South Yorkshire

About Us

The Society was formed in 2004 with the following aims:-

  1. To document in the form of text and photographs happenings, events and people that have changed life in; and natural appearance of; the village.

  2. To present the data collected in the form of publications and lectures.

  3. To research the history of the village to verify the data collected.

  4. To provide appropriate information and advice to local and national bodies on request.

  5. To help people worldwide in their search for information of the village.

  6. To provide a depository for and display of artefacts and documents that have relevance to the village.

  7. To provide material for local schools and other educational establishments.

  8. To locate and identify local sites of historical significance.

The Society is open to anyone and new members are always welcome. Please follow the 'Contact Us' link (top, left) for details.

We are always pleased to receive stories and photographs relating to the village. All material will be returned to the provider.