A selection of meetings of interest to members.
Please note that these meetings are
organised by other groups etc.
Saturday 1st April, 10am to 4pm. Open
day at the Brede Steam Engines
Saturday 1st April, 2.30pm. Space and
Status: how the Medieval house was used
Sunday 2nd April. Vintage Car Show.
Classic motor vehicles and accessories
Sunday 9th April. Industrial trains
and Commercial Vehicles
Wednesday 12th April, 7.30pm. The
Thursday 21st April, 8.00pm. Life in 13th Century Lewes Everyday life, clothing, buildings and beliefs. Wivelsfield Historical Society talk by Joanna Wilkins. Visitors £2.50. Wivelsfield Village Hall. 01444 451568
Sunday 23rd April. Spring Bus gathering
Saturday 29th April. Toy and Rail Collectors Fair Horsted Keynes Station, Bluebell Railway 01825 720800. www.bluebell-railway.co.uk
Weekend 29th- 30th April.
Magnificent Motors Rally
Sunday 30th April. Spring Mechanicals
Monday 1st May, 10am to 4pm. Bank Holiday Open Day at the Brede Steam Engines Steam and working industrial engines. Situated 6 miles from Hastings on A28 to Ashford. 01323 897310
Sunday 7th May. Motorcycle Show
Sunday 7th May. Historic Commercial Vehicles Run, between London and Brighton
Monday 8th May, 7.30 pm. Bill Jacksonís
Wednesday 10th May, 7.30pm. An evening with Charles Crocker - Chichesterís forgotten poet His life and work by Alan Green and Andrew Berriman with readings by John Coldstream. Chichester Local History Society. £3 non-members. New Park Centre, New Park Road, Chichester. 01243 784915
Friday 12th May, 8.00pm. Plumpton Roman
Weekend 13th- 14th May.
National Mills weekend
Weekend 13th- 144h May.
Branch Line Weekend
Saturday 14th May. Commercial Vehicles
Weekend 20th - 21st May.
Military Vehicle and Home Front Weekend
Weekend 20th- 21st May.
Monday 29th May, 10am to 4pm. Bank Holiday Open Day at the Brede Steam Engines Steam and working industrial engines. Situated 6 miles from Hastings on A28 to Ashford. 01323 897310
Weekend 3rd- 4th June.
Tinkers Park Steam Rally at Hadlow Down
Sunday 4th June. Lewes Bus Rally Variety of historic Southdown Buses on display together with buses from other companies, commercial vehicles classic cars and motorcycles. Malling Recreation Ground. www.lewesbusrally.org
Wednesday 14th June, 7.30pm. Some new
Weekend 10th- 11th June. Mid
Summer Steam Show
Monday 12th June, 7.30 pm. The story of
Weekend 24th- 25th June.
Emergency Services Weekend Fire Engines from the Museumís own collection
together with visiting fire engines and exhibits.
Weekend 24th- 25th June.
Model Railway Weekend
Saturday 1st July, 10am to 4pm. Open Day
at the Brede Steam Engines
Sunday 2nd July, 2.30pm. A walk around
Sunday 2nd July. Eastbourne Bus Rally
Thursday 6th July, 6.30pm. The
conservation of the barn from May Day Farm
Weekend of 8th- 9th July.
Railway Gala Weekend
Monday 10th July, 7.30 pm. Cine films
down memory lane
Friday 14th July, 8.00pm. The Street
Names of Lewes
Wednesday 19th July, 7.45pm. The story
of third rail electrification
Saturday 22nd July. Sussex Vintage Model
Railway Collectors Annual Exhibition Knoyle Hall, Knoyle Road,
Sunday 23rd July. Classic Car Summer
Monday 24th July, 6.30pm. The gridshell
as the harmonic embodiment of architectural structure and craft
Weekend 29th - 30th July. Toy
and Rail Collectors Fair
Sunday 30th July. Worthing seafront bus rally www.worthingbusrally.co.uk
Saturday 5th August, 10am to 4pm. Open
Day at the Brede Steam Engines
Weekend 5th- 6th August.
Tinkers Park Rail Gala
Weekend 19th- 20th August.
Vintage and Steam
Sunday 20th August. Petrol Locos Day
Weekend 26th- 28th August. Hellingly Festival of Transport www.ehvc.biz
The exhibition on the achievements of astronaut Tim
Advance notice of AIA conference
25th - 30th August. This
yearís conference will be held in
Information for members on Heritage Open Days in
Many of these buildings have an industrial
AIA conference 2017
Do please always check details before travelling.
Information for members on Heritage Open Days in September
Amberley Museum website - www.amberleymuseum.co.uk
Dawes know if your society or contacts have a meeting which might be of interest to SIAS members,
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