Become a Member of The Black Country Society

Extend your knowledge of the Black Country area and enjoy the

many  benefits of belonging to this unique Society ...

Membership of the Society will provide you with access to a wealth of knowledge and information about the

'Black Country'.  As a member you will be able to extend your interest in the history of the area along with

finding out more about the industrial leaders, inventors, workers and personalities across each generation.

The Black Country Society engages with its membership through regular Meetings, Walks and Talks, Book

launches, Events and Exhibitions. You will make friends with people who have a mutual interest in the area.

If you are not from the Black Country, we are sure the interest you take in the history of the area will be

enhanced  through the additional sources to investigate and surprising insights of life in a time when industry

and new production methods became the lifeblood of the Nation.

The Black Country, as small in size as it is, has made a huge contribution in the advancement to

science, industry and commerce in the UK and throughout the World. 



To Pay by cheque - Print and complete the Membership Form and post it with your cheque made payable to 'The Black Country Society' to:

The BCS Membership Secretary.  7 Wilton Close, Sedgley, Dudley DY3 1HX

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Membership Form and

pay by cheque

To Pay online - Click the button below right and choose PayPal or Credit/Debit Card options.

Please be sure to complete all address details when filling in your payment transaction.

Individual Membership

The Black Country Society are pleased to offer an introductory membership fee of just £8.00 for the first twelve months, (£12.50 annually thereafter). New members receive all benefits, magazine issues and event invitations.

Joint Membership

Membership is available for you and another family member at the same address at cost of £15.00 for twelve months. The membership fee includes all membership benefits, magazine issues and event invitations.

Overseas Membership

The Black Country Society has many members who no longer live in the UK. The cost of overseas membership is £25.00 for twelve months. 


Join Today & Explore the past history of

this fascinating area where innovation,

people, skills and hard work created a

revolution in the story of industry

in Great Britain.

Once you have joined the Black Country

Society we will arrange delivery of your

magazines as well as provide information

about all Society activities including Events,

Walks, Talks, Lectures and Special Publications


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