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NEWHAVEN HISTORICAL SOCIETY AGM AND PRESENTATION

February 5th, 2019.


The Newhaven Historical Society AGM will take place at The Hillcrest Centre, this Thursday, the 7th of February. The doors open at 7.00pm for a 7.30pm start.


Following the AGM, local Historian Kevin Gordon will give an illustrated presentation: The River Cuckmere – Source to sea.

The Cuckmere River flows for about 25 miles from near Heathfield to the coast, where the meanders have become an iconic scene. Kevin Gordon will tell the story of the river and the villages and features it passes, including Burlow Castle, the Alfriston Beaver and the lost village of Exceat. The talk will conclude with stories of piracy, smuggling and wrecking
near Seaford Head.

Guests are welcome: Admission £5.00
Enquiries: Will Pilfold 01273 517603