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Meetings and Outings

The Society usually meets on the first Monday of each month from January to April and then again from October to December at Richmond Hall, off Richmond Avenue. Benfleet (see over for location map) However, in 2019, two meetings are on the second Mondays of January and September.

The meetings start at 8pm (7.30pm in December)

Our programme for the 2019 season is as follows

January 14th – The Greening of the Capital – David Williams

February 4th – AGM and Members’ Talks

March 4th – Rural Essex in Victorian and Edwardian Times – Peter Layzell

April 1st – Tinker, Soldier, Tailor – David Moorcroft

October 14th – What is Beyond the Point? – Liam Heatherson and Joe Mander

November 4th – Essex Hundred Publications – Battlefield Essex – Andrew Summers

December 2nd – Christmas Part


Membership is £10.00 per year. Visitors are welcome at any of the Meetings. The charge for non-members is £3.00 per meeting.

The Outings to places of interest during the summer months are usually announced at the AGM and members can sign up for these at that Meeting.

Location map showing the area around Richmond Hall. Please note the entrance to the car park is via Richmond Avenue and NOT the High Road.

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