Talks

Subjects

The Balcombe Tunnel Murder of 1881

Franz Muller: the first British Railway Murderer?

The History of St Francis Hospital (formerly the Sussex Lunatic Asylum)

A History of the Brighton Workhouses

The Skeleton Army

          Johnny Haynes: Portrait of a Football Genius (new talk)

 

Future Dates

Tuesday 2nd March 2010 – 2.15pm
Over 60 club – Hurstpierpoint

Balcombe Tunnel Murder

Friday 26th March 2010 – 8pm
Ringmer History Group
Balcombe Tunnel Murder

Monday 14th June 2010- 7.30pm
Lewes History Group
A History of Brighton Workhouses

Thursday 5th August 2010 – 8pm
Franklands Village WI
Balcombe Tunnel Murder

Wednesday 11th August 2010 – 2pm
East Brighton Bygones
A History of the Brighton Workhouses

Friday 3rd September 2010 – 2pm
Lewes Riverside Club
The First British Railway Murder

Monday 4th October 2010 – 2pm
Lewes Riverside Club
The First British Railway Murder

Wednesday 6th October 2010 – 2.30pm
Worth WI, Crawley
Balcombe Tunnel Murder

Thursday 28th October 2010 – 8pm
Nutley Historical Society
A History of the Brighton Workhouses

Tuesday 18th January 2011 – 7.30pm
Hurstpierpoint WI
The Balcombe Tunnel Murder

Monday 7th February 2011 – 8pm
Park Centre Wives, Burgess Hill
The First British Railway Murder

Monday 28th February 2011 – 2.30pm
Woodingdean Methodist Church
ST Francis Hospital

Monday 4th April 2011 – 8pm
Monday Circle, Patcham Methodist Church
A History of the Brighton Workhouses

Thursday 19th May 2011 – 2.30pm
Heathfield/Hailsham Cardiac Group
The Balcombe Tunnel Murder

Friday 20th May 2011 – 7.30pm
The East Grinstead Society
The Balcombe Tunnel Murder

Tuesday 7th June 2011 – 2.15pm
Hurstpierpoint Over Sixty Club
A History of the Brighton Workhouses

Wednesday 14th September 2011 – 7.30pm
Sussex Family History Group
A History of Brighton Workhouses

Thursday 20th October 2011 – 7.30pm
Worthing Sussex Family History Group
ST Francis Hospital

Thursday 19th January 2012 – 7.30pm
Heathfield History Society
The Brighton Workhouses

Tuesday 7th February 2012 – 2pm
Exploring Sussex (part of U3A group)
The Balcombe Tunnel Murder

Tuesday 21st February 2012 – 7.30pm
Cameo Group, Woodingdean
A History of Brighton Workhouses

Wednesday 11th April 2012 – 7.30pm
Hailsham Historical Society
The Balcombe Tunnel Murder

Tuesday 17th April 2012 – 3pm
Old Southeronians’ Association, Hassocks
The Balcombe Tunnel Murder

Thursday 17th May 2012 – 2pm
Cuckfield and Lindfield Probus Club
The Balcombe Tunnel Murder

Friday 25th May 2012 – 8pm
Hurstpierpoint Historial Society
A History of  Brighton Workhouses

Friday 15th June 2012 – 7.30pm
The East Grinstead Society
The First British Railway Murder

Thursday 28th June 2012 – 2.30pm
Cardiac Group 1
The Brighton Workhouses

Sunday 15th July 2012 – 3pm
Clifton Montepelier Powis Festival, St Nicholas’ Church, Brighton
A History of the Brighton Workhouses

Wednesday 8th August 2012 – 7.30pm
Plumpton WI
The Balcombe Tunnel Murder

Wednesday 15th August 2012 – 11am
Probus Club of Horsham Forest
The Balcombe Tunnel Murder

Monday 10th September - 7.30pm
Warbleton History Group
A History of the Brighton Workhouses

Tuesday 11th September 2012 – 7.30pm
Woodingdean Horticultural Society
The Brighton Workhouses

Thursday 4th October 2012 – 2.15pm
Civil Service Retirement Fellowship -Uckfield Group
The Balcombe Tunnel Murder

Saturday 6th October 2012 – 7.30pm
The Village Evening, Punnets Town
The Balcombe Tunnel Murder

Thursday 11th October 2012 – 2.30pm
NHS Retirement Fellowship, Brighton
The Brighton Workhouses

Tuesday 20th November 2012 – 2pm
Tuesday Club Patcham
The Balcombe Tunnel Murder

Thursday 21st February 2013-7.30pm
Sussex Family History Group (Worthing)

The Balcombe Tunnel Murder

Thursday 7th March 2013-1.30pm
Preston Park U3A
The Brighton Workhouses

Friday 8th March 2013 - 7.30pm
Holy Cross Social Group, Woodingdean
The Balcombe Tunnel Murder 

Saturday 16th March 2013 – 2pm 
City Synergy Group – Patching Lodge, Brighton
The Brighton Workhouses

Tuesday 19th March 2013 – 2pm
Exploring Sussex – East Grinstead
The First British Railway Murder

Saturday 13th April – 2.30pm
Sussex Family History Group Conference, Clare Hall, Haywards
Heath
The Brighton Workhouses 

Thursday 9th May 2013 – 11am
Probus Club of Horsham,Arun
The Balcombe Tunnel Murder 

Wednesday 5th June 2013-8pm
Friends of Horsham Museum
The Balcombe Tunnel Murder

Thursday 20th June 2013 – 7.30pm
St Edwards Wives Group, Burgess Hill
The Brighton Workhouses

Monday 23rd September 2013 – 2pm
Patcham U3A

A History of St Francis Hospital 

Thursday 7th November 2013 – 2.15pm
Civil Service Retirement Fellowship (Uckfield)
The Brighton Workhouses 

Wednesday 13th November 2013 – 7.30pm
Hastings and Rother Family History
 Group
The Balcombe Tunnel Murder

Tuesday 19th November 2013 – 2pm
Tuesday Club, Patcham
The First British Railway Murder

Tuesday 28th January 2014 – 8pm
Tunbridge Wells Family History Society
The First British Railway Murder

Thursday 6th February 2014 – 7.30pm
“Family Roots” Family History Society (Eastbourne & District)
A History of the Brighton Workhouses

Tuesday 25th February 2014 – 10.45am
Mid-Sussex Local History Group
A History of the Brighton Workhouses

Tuesday 25th March 2014 - 11.30am
Brighton & Hove U3A
A History of the Brighton Workhouses 

Wednesday 26th March 2014 – 7.30pm
Patcham Horticultural Society
St Francis Hospital, Haywards Heath

Tuesday 10th June – 2.30pm
“Tuesday at Friends” – Brighton
The Balcombe Tunnel Murder

Thursday 9th October 2014 – 7.30pm
Billingshurst Local History Society
The Balcombe Tunnel Murder 

Tuesday 18th November 2014 – 2pm
Tuesday Club, Patcham
The Skeleton Army

Monday 23rd March 2015 – 7pm
Arthritis Care, Haywards
Heath
St Francis Hospital 

Tuesday 24th March 2015 – 10.30am
Mid-Sussex Local History Group

The Skeleton Army 

Monday 1st June 2015 – 8pm
Monday Circle, Patcham Methodist Church
The First British Railway Murder 

Tuesday 8th September 2015 – 7.30pm
Woodingdean Horticultural Society
The Balcombe Tunnel Murder

Monday 26th October 2015 – 7.45pm
Hassocks Field Society, Adastra Hall
A History of the Brighton Workhouse

Thursday 5th November 2015 – 3pm
Seeboard Head Office Retired Group, Patcham Community Hall
The Balcombe Tunnel Murder

Tuesday 16th February 2016 – 7.30pm
Cameo Group, Woodingdean Methodist
 Church
The Skeleton Army

Monday 4th April 2016 – 11.30am
Blind Veterans UK,
Ovingdean
The Balcombe Tunnel Murder

Monday 9th May 2016 – 7.30pm
Warbleton History
 Society
The Balcombe Tunnel Murder

Thursday 19th May 2016 – 7.30pm
St Edwards Wives Group, Burgess Hill
The Balcombe Tunnel Murder

Wednesday 25th May 2016 – 11.30am
Blind Veterans UK,
 Ovingdean
The Skeleton Army

Thursday 30th June 2016 – 3pm
Seaboard Head Office Retired Group, Patcham Community
Hall
The First British Railway Murder

Friday 8th July 2016-7.30pm
Holy Cross Social Group,
Woodingdean
The Skeleton Army

Monday 5th September 2016 – 10.30am
Blind Veterans UK -
 Ovingdean
A History of the Brighton Workhouses

Tuesday 13th September 2016 – 7.30pm
Woodingdean Horticultural Society, Community Centre
The Skeleton Army

Monday 9th January 2017 -11.30am
Blind Veterans UK - Ovingdean
St Francis Hospital, Haywards Heath

Wednesday 18th January 2017 – 2.30pm
The Keep, Falmer

A History of the Brighton Workhouses


Tuesday 28th March 2017 – 2.30pm
Tuesday at Friends,
 Brighton
The Skeleton Army

Wednesday 29th March 2017 – 7.30pm
Volks Electric Railway
 Association
The Balcombe Tunnel Murder

Tuesday 2nd May 2017 – 7.30pm
Lancing & Sompting
  Pastfinders
The Skeleton Army

Monday 8thMay 2017 – 7.30pm
Warbleton History
 Society
The Skeleton Army

Wednesday 10th May 2017 – 7.30pm
Sussex Family History Group (Brighton)
The Skeleton Army

Thursday 18th May 2017 - 7.30pm
Sussex Family History Group,Worthing
The Skeleton Army 

Wednesday 14th June – 2pm
East Brighton Bygones, Haywards
Heath
St Francis Hospital, Haywards Heath

Friday 25th August 2017 – 2pm
Riverside Club, Lewes
The Skeleton Army

Sunday 10th September – 11am
Heritage Open Day- Regency Town House, Brunswick Square
A History of the Brighton Workhouses

Tuesday 12th September 2017 – 10.30am
Blind Veterans Uk,
Ovingdean
The First British Railway Murder

Tuesday 10th October – 2.30pm
Tuesday Fellowship Club, Portslade
The Skeleton Army

Monday 16th October – 11.30am
Blind Veterans UK, Ovingdean
Johnny Haynes: Portrait of a Football Genius

Tuesday 5th December 2017 – 1.45pm
Exploring Sussex (part of U3A East Grinstead)
 A History of the Brighton Workhouses

Tuesday 3rd April 2018 – 2.15pm
Hurst Afternoon Club,
Hurstpierpoint
The Skeleton Army

Monday 11th June 2018 – 7.30pm
St Margaret’s Women’s Group, Rottingdean
The First British Railway Murder

Fees are negotiable. Please see contact details.