Westgate Heritage Centre, Westgate on Sea, Thanet, Kent
Westgate Heritage Centre, Westgate on Sea, Thanet, Kent

Forthcoming Events

To enquire or book any event, please contact the Heritage Centre or telephone 01843 832617.

On the First Saturday of every month during the year, Dr Dawn Crouch will make a short talk at 10.30am on some aspect of the history of Westgate and Westbrook.

We welcome non-members to our talks for a small charge of £2

Download the Winter Programme 2017

Saturday 7th October 2017 10.30am

Roxburgh Road

An illustrated talk by Dr Dawn Crouch. Roxburgh Road is the earliest of Westgate’s residential roads. Its history shows how carefully the new “Estate” was planned. New material has recently come to hand.

The Heritage Centre opens at 10.00am when homemade refreshments are on sale.

Saturday 4th November 2017 10.30am

The History of Westgate Bay

An illustrated talk by Dr Dawn Crouch on the history of the bay from which the new “Estate” and “Watering-Place” took its name.

The Heritage Centre opens at 10.00am when homemade refreshments are on sale.

Saturday 2nd December 2017 10.30am

Christmas and New Year in Westgate-on-Sea

An illustrated talk by Sally Whitworth on the Festive Season in Westgate-on-Sea.

The Heritage Centre opens at 10.00am when homemade refreshments are on sale.

Saturday 6th January 2018 10.30am

Westgate-on-Sea - Our Favourites

A special look at any of our members’ favourite memories, requests, views, recollections, or anything loved about Westgate-on-Sea. An illustrated talk - hosted by Sally Whitworth.

The Heritage Centre opens at 10.00am when homemade refreshments are on sale.

Saturday 3rd February 2018 10.30am

The Story of Two, Or Maybe Three, Wills - Part I

Sally Whitworth and Dawn Crouch have been studying three wills that have vital information about early Westgate and have become hooked! They would like to share their findings with you.

The Heritage Centre opens at 10.00am when homemade refreshments are on sale.

Saturday 3rd March 2018 10.30am

The Heritage Centre's Fifth AGM

Including Chairman and Treasurer’s reports. Followed by a short talk by Dr Dawn Crouch on some of Centre’s interesting artefacts.

The Heritage Centre opens at 10.00am when homemade refreshments are on sale.

Saturday 7th April 2018 10.30am

The Story of Two, Or Maybe Three, Wills - Part II

Sally Whitworth and Dawn Crouch

The Heritage Centre opens at 10.00am when homemade refreshments are on sale.

Friday 20th April 2018 7.30pm

The Victorian Soirée

Come and join us for a typical social evening of Victorian entertainment.

TICKETS £5, which includes wine and refreshments.

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