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1st March  2019

Lyminge Historical Society

Events Programme

Talks start at 7:30pm on the 1st Tuesday of the months shown below at the Tayne Centre, at the rear of the Methodist Church, Church Road. Lyminge, CT18 8JA

We can be contacted on 07759 260 816, or by email see link.

We welcome non-members and visitors to our talks, just turn up and pay at the door, the current entrance fee is 4. We also, where possible and when space allows, welcome non-members on our trips.

Contact our Events Secretary to find out whether we have spare places during the two months before the trip takes place.

2017 Programme of Talks and Events

Month

Day

Speaker

Title

March

7th

Rosemary Piddock

Henry Clifton, a Littlestone
 Lifeboat man

April

4th

Geoff. Doel

Kent Mummers Plays and the Hooden Horse

May

2nd

Chris Shaw

How the ‘Light Bobs’ saved England from Napoleon

June

6th

Dr Andrew Richardson

The Making of the Kingdom of Kent

July

TBA

Shepherd Neame Brewery, Faversham

August


No talk this month


September

5th

CANCELLED

CANCELLED

October

3rd

 John Buss

 The Folkestone & Hythe Railway and Tramway

November

1st

Rod Legear

Underground Thanet

Change of speaker

December

5th

Derek Boughton's annual talk following the AGM

2019 Programme of Talks and Events

Date  


Speaker

Title

March 2019

5th

Rosemary Selman

South Foreland Lighthouse and the Knott Family

April 2019

2nd

Derek Smith

East Kent Railway - Tenterden and Bodiam

May 2019

7th

Bob Preedy

Battersea Fun Fair - the playful side of the Festival of Britain

June 2019

4th

John Buss

"Oh, I do like to be beside the seaside" - Kent's Victorian & Edwardian Resorts

July 2019

18th

Outing 2019

Whitstable Museum - A talk and guided tour of this historic town.

Aug. 2019

Summer Break

Sept. 2019

3rd

John Keeble

National Coastwatch Institution - Preservation of Life at Sea and Along the Coast

Oct. 2019

1st

Anne Beecham

The Channel: Bridges and Barriers - How our ancestors adapted

Nov. 2019

5th

Steve Hookins

Doing Our Bit during WW2

Dec. 2019

3rd

Derek Boughton

AGM and a talk from our President Derek Boughton