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Visit to the Weald and Downland Living Museum Wednesday 2nd June

Our Visit to the Weald and Downland Living Museum still has a few spaces available – so if you want to go please make sure you let Lynne Rumsey know at the next meeting Cost £35.00 which,  includes the cost of a coach and a guided tour. It is an open-air museum ( and where […]

Our lecture on Tuesday 10th March

 Turner v Constable – The Great British Paint Off : speaker Nicola Moorby This is the story of the epic rivalry between the two giants of British art, J.M.W. Turner and John Constable. As unlike in background and temperament as their paintings were in style, these two creative geniuses transformed the art of landscape.

Lecture – Tuesday 11th February

Our February lecture is – The Art of the Steal: Nazi Looting in World War 11. Our speaker is Shauna Isaac. The Nazis looted over 20% of Western Art during World War II, confiscating art from Jewish families and emptying museums throughout Europe. This lecture will provide an overview of Nazi looting by setting the scene […]


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Notice Board

Thanks To Lynne Rumsey our notice board has had a makeover –  do stop to look to see what information is available.