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The Shorncliffe Military Lectures

Postby FBC-Elvas, Portugal » October 10th, 2014, 4:54 pm

The first Shorncliffe Military Lecture will be held on 15 November 2014 in the old garrison church by the camp (next door to the statue of Sir John Moore), now the Tower Theatre, North Road, Folkstone CT20 3 HL

There will be three speakers, General Sir Nick Parker, Professor Charles Esdaile and Andrew Morgan.
The first lecture to be given at Shorncliffe was in 1803 by Colonel Coote-Manningham.

Doors open at 9:30. There are two lectures in the morning and a Shorncliffe Virtual Tour with Artefact handling at 14:00. The last speaker is at 15:30. There will also be stands, displays, a raffle, bar and refreshments.

All proceeds are in benefit of the Shorncliffe Trust. Visitors are welcome to bring their own packed lunch.

Tickets can be pourchased via http://www.shorncliffe-trust.org.uk/

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