Lectures & events

Lectures Winter 2017/18

Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 21:00

26th October 2017 AGM followed by a talk by Cllr Gill Mitchell, Deputy Leader of Brighton and Hove City Council on improving our local environment. 
We will start at 6.30 pm with a welcome drink to be followed by the AGM at 7pm. Cllr Gill Mitchell will speak from about 7.45.
23rd November 2017: A Miscellany of Sussex History, Anecdotes and Folklore by Chris Horlock 
25th January 2018: All over by Christmas by Trevor Povey
A tale of preparation, reparation and repatriation, plus the odd mutiny. An examination of the purpose, creation and parts played by the WWI Army camps at Shoreham, Southwick, Portslade including Hove, and their effect on the local communities.
22nd February 2018: Brighton’s Trams by Ian Gledhill
22nd March 2018: Creating the first sculpture for Hove Plinth - an illustrated talk by Jonathan Wright, Sculptor
Jonathan Wright, sculptor of Constellation, will bring to life the process of developing the first sculpture for Hove Plinth, from the initial idea to involvement of the community in the design, the use of new technologies such as 3D printing and the creative interaction between artist and engineers in bringing the work to fruition.
26th April 2018, Our Annual Forum looking at major new developments on the horizon.