About The Kew Society

About The Kew Society

The Kew Society, which is more than 100 years old, is an influential organisation dedicated to enhancing the beauty and character of Kew with its historic legacy of buildings and green spaces.

In 1987 the Kew Society became a registered charity.

Main Aims of The Kew Society

Main Aims of The Kew Society

To review all planning applications in Kew with special regard to the architectural integrity and character of the neighbourhood.

To play an active role in the improvement of local amenities.

Keeping residents in touch with what is happening in their community.

To achieve its aims The Kew Society

To achieve its aims The Kew Society

Works closely with Local Government Councillors and the local Member of Parliament

Monitors all the planning applications and comments as needed

Makes representations to public and private organisations

Works with other organisations involved with local environmental issues including our green spaces, the towpath, pollution and aircraft noise.

Committee and Volunteers

Committee and Volunteers

The Kew Society is run by unpaid volunteers.  The Executive Committee meets eleven times a year while sub-committees look after particular areas of interest.

The Society organises community events including parties, picnics, lectures and outings and produces the Kew Society Newsletter with information about general local issues, events, planning matters and forthcoming activities.

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NEWS

Tour of Sandhurst
    Wednesday 10th August found a happy band of members up with the lark to [more]
Kew Gardens Station Platforms planting
Planting Kew Gardens Station Platform Update 13/08/2016 We have been successful in our bid to [more]

EVENTS

  • Sat
    27
    Aug
    2016
    11:00 amKew Green

    The Kew Society will be having fun at the Kew Hort …

  • Mon
    19
    Sep
    2016
    7:00 pmSt Annes Church

    Explore inside St Anne’s

    The Kew Society is please …

  • Fri
    23
    Sep
    2016

    The Kew Society is delighted to offer the opportun …

  • Mon
    10
    Oct
    2016
    7:00 pmThe National Archives

    The Kew Society Annual General Meeting will be hel …

  • Thu
    17
    Nov
    2016

    A talk jointly hosted between The Kew Society, The …