Welcome to Atherstone Civic Society

North Warwickshire has 655 listed buildings - 87 of these are in Atherstone. Atherstone Civic Society was formed in 1990 to stimulate interest in, and action for, the improvement of the environment in Atherstone and its hinterland.

Upcoming Dates


Thursday, 14 July 2016 ACS Garden Party, courtesy of Jenny Pitman. There will be a charge for this event of £10 for members and £15 for non-members.Meet at Abbey Farm, Merevale Lane, 7 pm..

Tuesday, 16 August 2016 ACS coach trip to a house and garden. Details and costs to be advised.

Tuesday, 20 September 2016 Tour of St Editha’s Church, Tamworth. Meet at St Editha’s Church at 2.pm.

EXTRA EVENT: Saturday, 16 July 2016
Council for British Archaeology West Midlands, AGM and Open Day, Scout Hut, Mill Lane, Mancetter.
Public exhibition, talks and tour of site, by Dr Mike Hodder, former Birmingham City Council Archaeologist who previously worked on excavations at Mancetter. Margaret Hughes will also be giving a short talk for ACS. (more details to be circulated later).

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The Roman Mancetter Project

The Roman Mancetter Project had two aims: To highlight the rich Roman history of the Mancetter area for public attention and enjoyment, including the...