Welcome to the Society
Founded in 1951, the Society is open to anyone with an interest in Sherlock Holmes, Dr John H. Watson and their world. It is a literary and social Society, publishing a scholarly Journal and occasional papers, and holding meetings, dinners and excursions.
Join the Society
The Society is open to anyone with an interest in Sherlock Holmes, Dr John H. Watson and their world. We organise numerous fun, interesting and educational events throughout the year and we always welcome new members to our society.
The Society's shop sells a range of items for those interested in the world of Sherlock Holmes. Products include merchandise such as ties, watches and cufflinks and fascinating publications produced by the society and our much loved Christmas cards.
The Society’s newsletter, The District Messenger, is in need of a new editor. This is an invaluable information source for many members.
Relax with Holmesian chums after the drama and glamour of the Annual Dinner…
In the magnificent Members’ Dining Room of the House of Commons, 20th January 2024
A musical journey in Victorian London, the London of Charles Dickens and Sherlock Holmes – note the new date!
“Hullo! we are going to hear some news now with a vengeance!”