Hastings & Rother


We have a wide range of speakers at our monthly speaker meeting. These are held on the fourth Monday of each month (unless a Bank holiday) at either the Sussex Hall, White Rock Theatre, Hastings TN34 1JX or St. Peter's Community Centre, Bexhill TN40 2HE. Coffee, tea & biscuits available from 09.45-10.15, announcements at 10.30 and speaker at 10.45. For details of speakers and subjects, please see the list below. No meeting in August. All speaker meetings will be held on Zoom until further notice. Login from 1030, lecture starts at 1100

We also have a coffee morning on the 2nd Monday of the month 10.00-12.00 at the Royal Victoria Hotel in St. Leonards and the restaurant of the De La Warr Pavilion in Bexhill. (i.e. 2 coffee mornings, taking place simultaneously) These are informal social events for members. No coffee mornings in August or December. Coffee mornings currently suspended due to coronavirus.

Dates for your Diary
Mon Dec 7th Ann Pocklington of Belper U3A will be talking to us about the plants, animals and geysers of Yellowstone National Park poised over a Super Volcano "A Room with a View". The meeting will be held via Zoom, log on from 2pm for a 2.30pm start. Dress should be seasonal with minced pies and mulled wine to hand (unfortunately not supplied).
Mon Jan 25th 2021 "Lasting Power of Attorney"
Gale Ilsley
Mon Feb 22nd 2021 "Blood, Guts & Gore; a Humourous Look at Victorian Murders"
David Allen
Mon Mar 22nd 2021 "The Crystal Palace"
Ian Bevan
Mon Apr 26th 2021 "Bruges: It's more than just Chocolate!"
Melanie Gibson-Barton
Mon May 24th 2021 "A Humourous Look at Victorian Graveyards"
Kevin Gordon
Mon Jun 28th 2021 "The Social and Political Satire of Gilbert & Sullivan"
Bernard Lockett
Mon Jul 26th 2021 AGM
To be confirmed