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forge, green and birmingham road

Outside the Forge on the Green, looking along Birmingham Road. Picture by Alf Sutton circa 1930

Our next meeting will be our members-only Christmas Social. Please look at our 2019 programme and join us in February!

Last chance to see! Our  exhibition: Stoneleigh Church, Centuries of Change and Renewal, will remain in the Leigh Chapel until the end of the year, along with a small display commemorating those who died in the Great War

Have you bought your Stoneleigh Calendar 2019 yet? Twelve beautiful pictures of the village to grace your wall. Just £7.50, with profits going to Myton Hospice. Contact the Chair on the email address below.


Are you a member of a local society who would welcome a speaker? Please contact for a brochure/further details.

The Society was formed in January 2011 with the principal aim of discovering and recording information about the village’s rich history. Since then we have undertaken several projects, largely relating to significant buildings in the village; we have a thriving membership.

New members will be warmly welcomed to our meetings. Please see our Membership section. All meetings are held on the last Tuesday of the month, at 7.30pm in the Village Hall.

If you are unable to attend meetings we hope that you will find something of interest on our website. We would be delighted to hear from you with any recollections of life in Stoneleigh in times past.

If you are researching your family’s history we will be pleased to help, though it may take some time!Please contact the Chairman, Sheila Woolf, in the first instance, if you would like to know more, via All research is done by volunteers, and so if we are successful in helping you, a small donation to the society would be appreciated.

motslow hill

On Motslow Hill

Many pictures on this site are reproduced courtesy of the Derek Robinson Collection; most of them date from the mid-twentieth century.