Clash of the Titans - and illustrated talk by Ed Tyhurst
Wednesday 25th April 2018
Your chance to learn about the world’s first tank vs tank battle, which took place during the 2nd Battle of Villers-Bretonneux, April 24th 1918. The picture shown here was originally published in the June edition of the Illustrated London News, 1918.
Doors open at 7pm, talk begins at 7.15pm.
Tickets £6, including a hot drink and some cakeFind out more Book now
Newhaven Cemetery Uncovered by Ian Everest
Wednesday 27th June 2018
Find out about the establishment of the cemetery and about some of the locals buried there – a fascinating insight into Victorian social history. There are also many links to Newhaven’s maritime past and the part it played during two World Wars.
Doors open at 7pm, talk begins at 7.15pm.Find out more Book now
The Royal Pavilion as an Indian military hospital and the impact of the martial race theory by Amanda Scales BEM
Wednesday 18th July 2018
This illustrated talk looks into how the 1857 Indian uprising impacted on the treatment of Indian soldiers during their hospitalisation at Brighton's Royal Pavilion during the First World War. How much was genuine care and how much was propaganda to ensure a never-ending supply of men were available to fight for the Empire?
Doors open at 7:00pm; talk begins at 7:15pm
Tickets £6 to include refreshmentsFind out more Book now