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19th November 2019

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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

2020 Programme of Talks and Events


Date  


Speaker

Title

March

3rd

John Buss

The White Cliffs – How geological, economic and political factors have shaped the history of the this coastline

April

7th

Rob Baldwin

In Search of King Edwin – Exploring the origins of the Staffordshire Hoard

May

5th

David Brocklehurst

Kent Battle of Britain Museum, Hawkinge

June

2nd

Judi Knight

"Fashion on Ration" - WW2 talk

July

TBC

Summer Outing

A visit to be arranged

August



Summer Break

September

1st

Bob Predy

The Man Behind Dreamland'

October

6th

Howard Myers

‘Kent Fire Brigade'

Can you add any material to our archive on Lyminge Fire Brigade?

November

3rd

Imogen Corrigan

The First Prize' - Why did so many invaders and settlers want England?

December

1st

Derek Boughton

AGM followed by a talk from our
President Derek Boughton