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Programme 2010/2011

Here's this season's programme at the Herne Bay Historical Records Society:


7th October: A.G.M. Followed by some more: "Images from the archives"

21st October: Peter Ewart: "The Swing Riots"

4th November: HAROLD GOUGH MEMORIAL LECTURE: Brian Philp: "Excavations of the Roman Fort at Reculver"

18th November: Richard Filmer: "Hops and Hop Picking"

2nd December: John Fishpool: "Raiders & Invaders - The Defence of Kent from Iron Age to Cold War"



3rd February: Anthea Bryant: "Canterbury, the Hidden City - Saints and Pilgrims"

17th February: Mike Bundock: "Beltinge and the East Cliff"

3rd March: Dr. Rebecca Oakes: "Kent Medieval Church Leaders"

17th March: Mr. lan Tittley: "History of the Natural History of North Kent"

26th March: HBHRS Wine & Wisdom Evening at Christ Church: Entry by ticket, details TBA.

7th April: End of Season Social 

Dates TBA: Walks Back in Time

Teas and Coffees are available after the lecture meetings


Wall of silence

The council taxpayers of Herne Bay have just received a reassuring message from the city council. Apparently the town’s museum is not being closed after all - it just will not be open to members of the public! Talk about semantic gibberish!

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