Preservation Society was formed in 1987,
primarily to fight the proposed Beech Hill development. In
1989 it was renamed the Swanland
Village Association (SVA) to reflect its growing
range of activities.
Since then it has evolved to be a dynamic force within the
village responsible for many new initiatives. In a nutshell,
the SVA exists
primarily to keep Swanland a pleasant place to live. It works
closely with the Parish Council and other local Authorities.
If the SVA cannot
deal with some issues we may suggest that you approach the
The SVA aims
to represent the views of ALL villagers, not just SVA members.
However, new members are always welcome to involve more
people – it only costs £2 per year.
Download Membership form. An annual general meeting,
open to the public is held annually at which the committee
are elected. Committee meetings are held every three months.