Sheppey Local History Society & Minster Gatehouse Museum
Programme of Meetings for 2018/2019
Meetings held at the Bethel Hall, Chapel Street, Minster, Sheppey at 7.45pm
November 28th – Wooden to Steel Ships at Sheerness Speaker Jeremy Thornton.
December – 8th and 15th- Father Christmas arrives 11am -3pm at the winter Wonderland scene at The Gatehouse cost £2 per Child including a present.
December 12th Christmas Social Evening entertained by the Big Fish Band members only.
January 30th – A journey along the Sheppey light railway-Martin Hawkins
February 27th – Women on Sheppey in WW1- Janis Thornton, Chris Rees, Jo Eden.
March 27th – Sheppey’s Farms-Ken Ingleton
April 24th – Sheppey’s Martime Disasters – Daphne Charman
May 29th Exploring the History of Bluetown- Jenny Hurkett meet at the Blue town Hertiage Centre At 7pm.
June 26th Sheppey History Trail Halfway cemetery- Johnathan Fryer meet at the Halfway Road Gate at 6.30pm
July 31st Dockyard Church meet there at 6.30. – Matt Brown.
August – Round the Island Bus tour ( date to be arrange contact
Sept 25th – History of Sheppey United Football Club
Oct 30th AGM.