A Membership Application form can be found by clicking here.  New members are very welcome.

Our annual subscription is £40 or £76 for a couple (or pro-rata according to the month you join) entitling members to attend the monthly meetings and to participate in our other special interest lectures and visits. Members also receive the quarterly The Arts Society Review, a beautifully illustrated magazine with features on arts topics, news of arts events and exhibitions and member societies’ news. The Arts Society membership card entitles members to a reduced entrance fee for various art-related exhibitions and events (for further details please go to

Alternatively, come to a lecture as a visitor, when we would be happy to chat and give you a pack which tells you all about the advantages of joining The Arts Society and includes a membership application form for our Society. Visitors and non-members can attend a lecture as a guest of a member for a voluntary contribution (£5 is suggested) so why not come along and try us out after contacting us by email: click here

We encourage our members who are UK taxpayers to complete a gift aid form: this needs to be filled in individually, but only when joining for the first time. The tax reclaimed from HMRC is used entirely for educational purposes.

Data Protection

On 25 May 2018  the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into operation.  Click here  to find out how it affects you and your membership of our society.