All exhibitions have been held in the Leigh Chapel of St Mary the Virgin Church, Stoneleigh. 2019: the watercolours of William Roseblade, 1882-19672017-2018: "Stoneleigh Church - Centuries of Change and Renewal" A comprehensive history of the church building and the people associated with it2016: the churchyard project - "Remembering our neighbours past" - a display revealing our researches into the churchyard burials. Stones have been transcribed, photographed, mapped; a fully searchable database can be found on our webpage Burials Database. Some photographs from the launch of the churchyard project:2015: to mark the 200th anniversary of the birth of Sir Henry Parkes, an extensive display about his life and contribution to Australian politics, accompanied by a new booklet (see Booklets page) and a commemorative plaque.
Some pictures from our activities to celebrate the bicentenary. (Pictures copyright T.Swann 2015)Parkes order of service For newspaper coverage (local) see http://www.coventrytelegraph.net/news/coventry-news/coventry-welcomes-australian-high-commissioner-9606865 . . . and international: Australian Article Some pictures from our preview evening of 2014's WW1 display: see below 2011 the 160th anniversary of The Forge - "Blacksmiths of Stoneleigh" (see Booklet Publications" page) * Coronation Christenings - extracts from the parish registers in Coronation years.