Join The Guild Of Battlefield Guides

New members are always welcome in the Guild. Whether you’re currently a guide, an aspiring guide or simply someone interested in the history of warfare and battles, come and join us!

There are two categories of Membership of the Guild of Battlefield Guides. Individuals join as Associate Members and then, if they choose, can progress through to Accredited Member on successful completion of our validation process.

It’s easy to apply – just complete the form below then pay the appropriate subscription by BACS or PayPal (see bank details below) with reference to your name. As part of the process select a password of your choice to use and this will be activated when your membership is confirmed and allow you access to the members area.

Subscription Fees

The annual membership fee is £85 and membership runs from April to March each year. If you join the Guild after April in any year the membership fee for the first year reduces depending on the month in which you join. If you join during March in any year the fee paid covers you for the following membership year:

Membership Application

When you have completed this form please pay your membership fee - details of how to pay can be found below - and indicate the method you will use:

In applying for membership of the Guild of Battlefield Guides I will conduct myself honourably and reasonably and in such a manner as not to bring the Guild into disrepute and adhere to the Guild Code of Conduct. I consent to the above data being held by the Guild and for my e-mail address to be made available to members. I consent to my name being submitted to the police for child protection clearance. Your details will be held by the Guild, in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998

The Guild of Battlefield Guides Limited
Registered office 2 Cheapside, Derby, DE1 1BR, United Kingdom
Registered in England and Wales, number 07825843

Once your application has been processed you will receive your members welcome pack.

  • Your Guild Log Book and Membership details
  • A Guild Members pin badge
  • A Guild tie
  • The latest edition of the Guild Magazine – Despatches
  • The Guild Code of Conduct

You will also start to receive the Guild Update each week. This contains current news and information for members. Shortly afterwards you will get your membership password which will allow you to access the members area of the website.

How to Pay Your Membership Fee

The easiest way to pay is to use our online shop. Buying this virtual product will pay fees to the end of March this year.

Alternatively, use one of the following methods.

Guild of Battlefield Guides Ltd




GB56 LOYD 3090 9033 7835 68

Lloyds Bank PLC, 30 Corporation Street, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY1 1EN, UK

All cheques should be made payable to Guild of Battlefield Guides Ltd and sent to
Tony Smith, Trenanton, Shutta Road, Looe, Cornwall, PL13 1HP Please note
If you pay for subs or merchandise via PayPal, you must also pay the Guild’s PayPal fees (currently 3.4% + 20p per transaction).

For all membership enquiries, please contact
Membership Secretary:

John Harris
15 Broadhurst Drive, Kennington, Ashford, Kent, TN24 9RQ