Talks for 2020- 2021
6 Oct 2020 (AGM) Steve Hookis
Bits that Don't Fit
Horrible History for Adults.
20 Oct 2020 Sally Ann Wardroper
Capability Brown: Visionary or Vandal
An assessment of the landscape gardener.
10 Nov 2020 Pete Allen
To Journey's End- the Life of R. C. Sherriff
From the trenches of the Great War to the West End of London.
24 Nov 2020 Haydon Luke
Artists and Writers of Fairlight
Artists and writers, from Turner to Sheila Kaye-Smith.
15 Dec 2020 Michael Smith
The Race to the South Pole and the Sussex Connection
The dramatic race to the South Pole which began exactly 200 years ago.
Light refreshments will be provided.
12 Jan 2021 Sue Fulling
History and Mystery of Funerals
1000 years of funerals.
26 Jan 2021 Susannah Mayor
Ellen Terry- A Lifetime in Theatre
The Lady of Smallhythe Place.
9 Feb 2021 Rukshana Master
Tales from the British Raj
The Raj through the eyes of a Parsi lady.
23 Feb 2021 Pamela Holland
The Bard's Italy
Shakespeare's love of the cities and culture of Italy.
9 Mar 2021 Louise West
"Not in the Guidebook"
Hidden treasures of museums.
Light refreshments will be provided at this final talk
of the season.