History Society Events

Society News

Come and join the History Society at our next meeting on the 19th November – Russell Bowes “The Devil’s Garden: Horrible Horticultural Histories” – in partnership with Harrietsham Gardening Society 

Society Events 2019

  • 15th July – Melanie Gibson-Barton “Bruges – More than Chocolate”
  • 16th September – George Wildridge “Dolls Houses”
  • 21st October – Anna Astin “These Magnificent Girls in their Flying Machines”
  • 19th November – Russell Bowes “The Devil’s Garden: Horrible Horticultural Histories” – in partnership with Harrietsham Gardening Society 
  • 02nd December – Christmas Meal at the Dog and Bear – download the menu here

Society Events 2020

  • 20th January – Workshop
  • 17th February – Martin Heard “Can Can – High Kicks and Frilly Knickers”
  • 16th March – Wilf Lower “Under Billowing Sails The Romance Of Tall Ships”
  • 20th April – History Society AGM
  • 18th May – Guy Bartlett “Red Arrows Smoke on the go”
  • June (date to be confirmed) Guided tour of Rochester City
  • 20th July – Ian Porter “Jack the Ripper”
  • 20th September – Matthew Hills “Planning a mainline steam rail tour”
  • 19th October – James Preston “Malting and Malthouses in to beer”
  • 16th November – Andrew Theobald “Baby Boomer….. 1946 to 1955”
  • 7th December – Christmas Social

Society Events 2021

  • 18th January – Workshop
  • 15th February – Colin Harvey “The wreck, The SS Richard Montgomery story”
  • 15th March – Melanie Gibson-Barton “Eva Braun… Victim of Contriver”
  • 19th April – History Society AGM