Lectures are held at Trinity Theatre, Church Road, Tunbridge Wells, beginning at 11.00am. Please be seated by 10.50am. The coffee shop is open from 10.00am and for lunch afterwards.

Members may bring two guests each year (one per lecture) and those on the waiting list may attend two lectures each year. This is by prior arrangement with the Membership Secretary and the payment of a small charge  of £5.00. Members and Guests must also register on the day.

Notification of any changes to the programme will be posted on the website and emailed to members for whom we hold a valid email address, if there is time to do so.

In case of adverse weather conditions, if you have not received notification and there is no posting on the website and you have concerns, please contact any Committee Member to confirm whether the meeting will take place.

Members and their guests must register before going into the theatre.

Click here to download our 2018/19 programme


Monday 18th March

Sutton Hoo: The ship burial

Imogen Corrigan BA (Hons)

Monday 15th April

Annual General Meeting at 10:30am

followed by

The Frick Collection, The Wallace Collection and the Knole connection

Hilary Williams BA (Hons) MA (Courtauld)

Monday 20th May   

From pageant to pop: A history of music in London 

Roger Askew MA BA Mus

Monday 17th June

Played in London: Charting the history of a city at play

Simon Inglis