MEETINGS 2021-22


As from September 2021, the Society has restarted meetings at St Mary’s Church Hall, Wrotham Road, and we hope these can continue. However, if Covid-19 restrictions are reintroduced, meetings could have to be held via Zoom. The following list will be amended in the event of a speaker cancellation or a change in how a meeting is to be held.

All meetings will start at 7:30pm on the date shown – please arrive at the Hall (or join the on-line session if via Zoom) in advance of that time.



                             Meetings planned to be at St Mary’s Church Hall


13 Sep 2021       Recent Archaeology at Cobham and Shorne Woods     Andrew Mayfield

Members only


11 Oct 2021       Is Rochester Cathedral Revealing its Secrets?                 Simon Lace

Members Only


08 Nov 2021      Shorne Parish – Saints, Sinners and Scenery                    Christoph Bull



13 Dec 2021      My Life on the River                                                          Mick Wenban

                                 (Replacing Kent during Roman Occupation)


10 Jan 2022       Kent in the English Civil War                                                Steve Bird



14 Feb 2022        Elizabeth Barton – the Maid of Kent                             Melanie Gibson-Barton   -  (rescheduled from 08 Nov 2021)


14 Mar 2022     Vickers of Crayford                                                                Peter Daniel


11 Apr 2022      The President’s Evening                                              Canon Chris Stone


9 May 2022       Annual General Meeting, followed by a short local talk


13 Jun 2022      A Time to Wave Goodbye ?                                                  Miriam Ross


Meetings at St Mary’s Church Hall :

Hopefully there will no need for anyone to pre-book.  Visitors should pay £2 on arrival.  Members may park at St George’s School using entry PIN previously notified.  Visitors please park on Wrotham Road or nearby and walk down footpath by the Church.


On-line Meetings (Zoom) : Details will be e-mailed to all members in advance of each meeting, with another e-mail shortly before the date including the Zoom joining link to use on the day.  No need for members to pre-book.  Visitors must e-mail to pre-book and pay £2 to the Society’s account, after which the joining link will be sent.