Meetings September 2024 – June 2025


Meetings September 2024 – June 2025                                                            SPEAKER

9 Sept 2024 

Kent’s Ruined and Disused Churches 

David Carder 

14 Oct 2024 

The Plum Pudding Riots 

Peter Daniel 

11 Nov 2024 

Growing up in Gravesend in the 60s 

Keith Whitnell 

9 Dec 2024 

Trosley Community Excavations 

Richard Taylor 

13 Jan 2025 

Beasts, Bishops and Bankers, 

the Story of Sevenoaks 

Jonathan Fenner 

10 Feb 2025 

The 1951 Festival of Britain 

Alan Williams 

10 Mar 2025 

Ship Towage and Salvage on the River Thames and at Sea 

Brian Biggs 

14 April 2025 

The President’s Evening 

Sandra Soder 

12 May 2025 

Annual General Meeting,  

followed by a short local talk 



9 June 2025 

Arnold Clarke of Gravesend, HMS India and Norway in World War 1 

Rebecca Clarke 


Meetings will be held at St Mary’s Church Hall, Wrotham Road, Gravesend, DA11 7LL.  Visitors are welcome, voluntary donation £3. 


Car parking is available for members at St George’s School, Meadow Road, using PIN previously notified.  Visitors: please park on Wrotham Road or nearby. 
For further information, please ring Hon. Secretary: Sandra Soder Telephone 01474 363998.