Benefits of joining The Orwell Society include a twice yearly printed journal, invitations to talks and activities, and the right to attend and vote at the Annual General Meeting. The Orwell Society is a registered UK charity and all subscriptions go towards furthering the Society’s aim to promote the life and works of George Orwell.

To join please complete and post or email the Membership Application Form [Click to download]:

Neil Smith
Membership Secretary
Marie Cottage
Bickenhill Lane
Solihull B92 0DE

There are various payment methods. You may pay by Paypal (using, by credit/debit card, by UK£/GBP cheque, by Bank Transfer or Standing Order. Payment in currencies other than UK£/GBP cannot be accepted. Subscription rates are follows:-

UK annual £20
Overseas annual £30
Student annual £10
Corporate annual £50
UK lifetime £400
Overseas lifetime £500

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New members will receive a circular white badge on joining.  Badges can also be bought using the payment methods set out above with an accompanying email to

Circular white 20mm x 20mm £2.50 + P&P; oval gilt frame 15mm x 25mm £3 + P&P; oval brooch 22mm x 30mm £3.50 + P&P.