Talks for 2019- 2020 *

8 Oct  2019 (AGM)  Julian Fryatt Luckett

 

The Murder of Captain Fryatt: Patriot or Pirate?

 

A little known Ship’s Captain was captured by the Germans during The Great War and shot as a Pirate.

22 Oct 2019 Tony Harris

 

Stories from the not so Wild West

 

An explosion of the myths of the not so Wild West.

12 Nov 2019 Simon Parsons

 

A Rye Told Tale

A historical tour of old Rye Town.

26 Nov 2019 Melvin Smith

 

Rural Life in Victorian Times

 

A wonderful and nostalgic ramble through the Victorian Countryside where not all was as rosy as we would like to think.

17 Dec 2019 Andy Thomas

 

A Celebratory History of Christmas

 

The fascinating background, ceremonies and traditions of the festive period brought to life.

14 Jan 2020 Melanie Gibson-Barton

 

Eva Braun – Victim or Contriver

 

Eva Braun, who was she? Victim or Contriver?

28 Jan 2020 Graham Bandy

 

Lowthers Lambs, The Day Sussex Died and the Cinque Port Volunteers

 

Lowthers Lambs (Royal Sussex Regiment) and the Day Sussex Died.

11 Feb 2020 David Clark

 

Three Castles and an Ironmaster’s House

 

A walk between well known Local Properties and the lesser known history encountered in the villages along the way.

25 Feb 2020 Pete Sargent

 

The History and Mystery of Northiam Cemetery

 

Cracking the code to uncover the secrets of Northiam Cemetery.

10 Mar 2020 Andy Nash

 

The History of the Romney, Hythe and Dymchurch Railway

The life of our local miniature railway from its beginnings, through the war to the present day.

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