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Guided Aldershot Heritage Trails Aldershot Heritage Trails Guided Walks
Join us for two special guided tours around Aldershot to see some of the historic points of interest on the Aldershot Heritage Trails. We have a Town tour on Saturday 2 July and a Wellesley Tour on Saturday 9 July.

These are free ticketed events, organised by Rushmoor Borough Council. Although the tours are free to attend a ticket is required from Eventbrite. More details can be found here on our Events page.

Govt Sidings 1935 map The Garrison Winter 2021
Paul's un-edited article on "The Beresford Memorial" which appeared in the Winter 2021 edition of The Garrison magazine can be found here.

Beating The Retreat 2022 Beating the Retreat at the Museum
Aldershot Garrison and Rushmoor Borough Council hosted a Beating the Retreat at the Aldershot Military Museum on 9th June 2022.

Friends of the museum and volunteers were invited, along with dignitaries, local business leaders and charitable services to thank them for their support during the lockdown.

Pictures and a video can be found on our Museum page.

Museum 2022 Events Update
The Friends have organised some exciting events over the next few months, these included Armed Forces Day in June, Mini Excursion for FAMM Members & Friends in July and Heritage Open Days Weekend in September.

Details can be found on our Events page.

B Radio Logo B Radio Interview
Paul Vickers, local Historian and Chairman of the Friends, talks on B Radio about the Aldershot Heritage Trails. You can listen to the podcast version here on our Audio History Page.