The Wheatley Village Archive started in 2003, as an initiative of the Wheatley Society.
Here is an extract from the constitution of the society, as amended in 1982:
The society was founded in March 1974 and a revised constitution was adopted in 1982.
This states that “it shall be a civic society, whose principal objective shall be to promote the public benefit of the inhabitants of the Parish of Wheatley (including Littleworth) and where appropriate that of neighbouring parishes, the whole to be known as ‘the Wheatley area’.
This objective to be promoted by:-
The Society shall at all times pursue its objectives in a manner that is non-party in politics, non-sectarian in religion, and shall not discriminate against any racial group.