Sheppey Local History Society & Minster Gatehouse Museum
Programme of Meetings for 2016-2017
Meetings held at the Bethel Hall, Chapel Street, Minster, Sheppey at 7.45pm
November 30th The History of H M CoastGuards on Sheppey by Ian Goodwin
December 3rd and 10th Father Christmas arrives 11am -3pm at the winter Wonderland scene at The Gatehouse “Father Christmas and his Trains In the Forest” the cost £2 per Child including a present please ring to book a day 01795875111
December 14th Victorian Christmas- Big Fish Band
January 25th Change to original programme ‘Uncle Tom’s Journey’ by Francis Howland
February 22nd Ship Wrecks of Sheppeys Coast- Tim Bell and Dave Brown
March 29th History of Transport on Sheppey- Ken Ingleton
April 26th Mutiny at the Nore -Daphne Charman
May 31st History of Sheppey in WW1 – Martin Hawkins
June 28th History of Holm Place -Cathy Lewis ( meet at Holm Place Farm at 6.30 please bring picnic food)
July 26th Visit to Rose Cottage Meet at Rose Cottage Sheerness at 6.30.
August – 1947 open top round the Island Bus Tour of Sheppey 1st tour 1.30pm. 2nd tour 3.30 £ 10 per ticket inc tea party in Gatehouse Museum please contact Lena Crowder on 01795 875111
Sept 28th History of Ships Figure Heads – Jeremy Thornton.
Oct 25th – AGM.