Monthly Guest Speakers
Our programme of meetings for 2020:
January 16: Norman Jacobs: The Life and Times of Bert Graham, the
founder of the West Cliff Theatre, plus the early history of the West Cliff.
February 20: Roger Kennell: Who are Clacton V.C.H.?
March 19: George
Hardwick: Clacton's Characters - Controversy and Crime!
April 16: Christopher Thompson: Essex and the English
May 21: Margaret Stone: The New Brightlingsea Museum.
June 18: Beth Chappell: A Lost Roman Villa? Iron Age, Celtic and
Roman Clacton and Jaywick.
July 16: Peter Hook: An Ex-Policeman's Story Plus Sandra Adams: Picture Quiz.
August 20: Brian Billins: Essex Smugglers (Part One).
September 17: Frances Boardman: Mary Ann Grant, a soldier's wife.
Experiences of an officer's wife at Weeley Barracks in the Napoleonic Era.
October 15: Society AGM followed by George Hardwick: Mini Museum Roadshow - hands on artefact highlights.
November 19: Nicholas Charrington: Layer Marney Tower - Past,
Present and, hopefully, Future.
December 17: Christmas jollities with Vic MIller's festive quiz
and Sandra's even more festive nibbles.
meetings are held in the Pier Avenue Baptist Church Hall and start at 7:30 p.m.