Sandwich History Society: Talks and Events

Sandwich History Society holds talks or lectures throughout the year – Non members are welcome at the Guildhall Sandwich for a nominal donation of £1.
Parking is available in the adjacent Guildhall Car Park details on our Find Us webpage
More information about the lectures and outings please contact Mike Elms sandwichlocalhistorysociety@gmail.com


Lectures 2020 in The Guildhall, Sandwich - 7:30pm


Events and Talks -

We hope to reinstate our lectures and talks, the programme is provisional so please look again for updates.

10th September 2020 at 7:30pm in Sandwich Guildhall

CANCELLED

Dr Andrew Richardson - Cant. Arch. Trust

"Metal Detectorists vs Archaeologists"

8th October 2020 at 7:30pm in Sandwich Guildhall

Dr John Butler

"The Relics of Thomas Becket"

12th November 2020 at 7:30pm in Sandwich Guildhall

Dr Imogen Corrigan

"The master Masons, the men who built Cathedrals"

14th January 2021 at 7:00pm in Sandwich Guildhall

AGM followed by:
Nick Woodland

"The History of Stonar Lake"

11th February 2021at 7:30pm in Sandwich Guildhall

Mike Elmes

"My life at the Channel Tunnel"

11th March 2021 at 7:30pm in Sandwich Guildhall

Prof. Richard Eales

"Kent Domesday and the Norman Conquest (incl. a case study of Sandwich)"

15th April 2021at 7:30pm in Sandwich Guildhall

Annie Kemkaren-Smith - Curator Leeds Castle

"Leeds Castle and its facinating History"

20th May 2021 at 7:30pm in Sandwich Guildhall

Prof. Jackie Eales

"The Glorious Revolution of 1688: How Gloroius? How Revolutionary?"

Events and Items of Interest - Days Out


Item of Interest from the British Film Institute -

A 9 minute Film made in 1934 "Curiosities of Sandwich" - a delicious portrait of Sandwich, photographed by Fred Ford.

Past Talks and Past Events