Join us or Renew your Membership

Whether you have a casual, specialist or professional interest in clothing and textiles, you're guaranteed a warm welcome at the West of England Costume Society (WECS). Our members may have different interests but we're cut from the same cloth. Together, we share an enthusiasm for costume, textiles and decorative arts from the past to the present. Meet some of our members.

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Individual member: £

Includes our three-times-a-year magazine and concessionary entrance to chargeable events

<p>You must be aged 18 years or over on 1st January of the year that membership is taken out or renewed.</p>
Student member: £

Includes Individual membership entitlement and free entrance to two study days

<p>You must be aged 18 years or over on 1st January of the year for which membership is taken out.</p><p>You must be attending a recognised fashion, dress history (social or cultural), costume, drama or textile-related course at a British university or college. Details of the course and college/university must be given when applying for membership and proof of attendance provided if requested. Students on part-time courses are eligible for the Student Membership providing the course leads to a recognised qualification when completed.</p> <p>Student Membership is available for a maximum of three years. After the three-year period, or earlier if the student is no longer studying the course, Student Membership is no longer granted.</p>
Junior member: £

Includes Individual membership entitlement at reduced cost

<p>You must be aged between 12 and 17 years on 1st January of the year for which membership is taken out or renewed.</p> <p>You may be required to provide evidence that your parent or guardian has approved your membership.</p>
Corporate member: £

Includes Individual Membership entitlement for any two interchangeable members of staff and two copies of our magazine.

Membership is annual and expires on the 31st December. The subscription is due on 1st January.

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