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 Sheppey in WW1 -Martin Hawkins
April 26th Mutiny at the Nore -Daphne Charman
May 31st History of transport on Sheppey -Ken Ingleton
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.
September 23rd 1958 double Decker Bus 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.