Social Events

The Society runs a number of events during the year many of which are open to non-members.

Our next event is our Annual General Meeting on 14th June at Tenterden Town Hall, guest speaker is Jeremy Hodgkinson who will give a talk on “The Wealden Iron Industry from Iron Age to early 19th Century”.

Summer Lunch is at London Beach Hotel on Thursday 13th July, a lovely social occasion for meeting up with other members and introducing new friends.

  1. Visit Romney Marsh Churches
  2. Tour of Peregrine Massey’s lovely garden and woodland near Woodchurch
  3. Visit Woodchurch’s windmill and discover how the renovations were made
  4. tour of a hop farm in early September when the harvest is on
  5. Presentation by Graeme Cooper -Indepth and personal account of the life of his father Johnny Cooper, ‘one of the originals of L-Detachment SAS. Johnny featured in the recent BBC2 Series ‘SAS: Rogue Warriors’.
  6. Tour of Sissinghurst Gardens
  7. Tour of Chapel Down Vinyard followed by lunch.

To book on any of the above contact secretary@wkps.org.uk

 

Members should be aware that the WKPS general insurance policy does not cover members aged 80 or over. Such members should consider having their own insurance.