"I find that the name Wessex is getting taken up everywhere and it would be a pity for us to lose the right to it for lack of asserting it"

- Thomas Hardy

Welcome to Wessex Society, the cultural society for south-west and south central England, founded in 1999 on the 1000th anniversary of King Alfred's death. On this site, you can find information about the Society, and about Wessex culture in general. We hope to add more to this site in the future, so please check back regularly.

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