Join Us

Updated 1 January 2022


How to join the Society

The annual fee is £10 (single) or £15 (for two people at the same address).  Renewals of memberships from January each year.

You may join by writing to the membership secretary, Alison Bennett, at 69 Baker Street, Reading RGF1 7XY; by e-mailing

Payment may be made by Bank Transfer; Sort Code 40-52-40 00019682. Note as RCS new member or RCS annual membership.

or by downloading an application form and sending us an old fashioned cheque.


Becoming a member of the society

By joining the Society you will be providing financial support to its causes and lending the weight of numbers to our representations to politicians and council officers. You will also have the opportunity to undertake interesting activities such as organising social events, administration, photography, internet support, writing and research.

As a member you will receive regular email updates about related events in Reading, occasional formal Newsletters and (in normal times – sans COVID) be invited to join outings to places of historic or architectural interest, Heritage Open Day events organised by us and the annual lunch, usually at Pepe Sale.