Welcome to the Spencers Wood Local History Website

Home of Spencers Wood Local History Group, a non-profit making group dedicated to researching and publishing local history in and around “our village” in Berkshire.

On the Website you will find

Our BLOG a monthly article on a topical news item first published in Loddon Reach, a free community magazine published by the Loddon Reach Benefice, covering Beech Hill, Farley Hill, Grazeley, Riseley, Shinfield, Spencers Wood, Swallowfield and Three Mile Cross.

TRADES short articles by members of the Group on some of the shops and traders who have lived and worked in the village

PEOPLE memories of village life including recordings by current and former residents of the village

As well as more information ABOUT the Group and our PUBLICATIONS


We take part in a number of local Events and Fayres each year.  Dates confirmed for 2020 so far include

Due to current restrictions there are currently no events planned but we can still be contacted on our email below.


   spwood.local history@googlemail.com