Meetings and Events from Oct 2014 to Sep 2015

The following information is outdated and retained on the site solely to help give a feel for the type of events organised by the Reigate Society.

See our meetings archive page for more.

Full Programme for the Year

Date & Time Monday 6th Oct 2014, 7:30pm Event Type Members Evening
Admission by ticket
Title of Talk The Parks and Countryside of Reigate and Banstead. Guest Speaker Ian Wright and Emanuel Flecken
Venue The Reigate Manor Hotel, Reigate RH2 9PF
Additional Information The talk will cover how the Councils Parks and Countryside Service is rolled out across the Borough showing what the Parks and Countryside team can do and why they cannot do many of the things they would like to.
 
Date & Time Monday 10th Nov 2014, 8:15pm Event Type Talk
Title of Talk The Borough Goes to War Guest Speaker Sean Hawkins
Venue Colman Redland Centre, 33 Croydon Road, Reigate RH2 0LZ
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Date & Time Monday 8th Dec 2014, 8:15pm Event Type Talk
Title of Talk Pub Signs and their Meanings Guest Speaker David Roe
Venue Colman Redland Centre, 33 Croydon Road, Reigate RH2 0LZ
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Date & Time Monday 26th Jan 2015, 8:15pm Event Type Talk
Title of Talk Painshill - An English Landscape Guest Speaker Graham Dash
Venue Colman Redland Centre, 33 Croydon Road, Reigate RH2 0LZ
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Date & Time Monday 23rd Feb 2015, 8:15pm Event Type Talk
Title of Talk Samuel Palmer in the valley of vision Guest Speaker Tim Wilcox
Venue Colman Redland Centre, 33 Croydon Road, Reigate RH2 0LZ
Additional Information Samuel Palmer in the valley of vision: Shoreham, Redhill and beyond.
 
Date & Time Monday 23rd Mar 2015, 8:15pm Event Type Talk
Title of Talk Einstein, Honeybees & Survival of the Human Race Guest Speaker Jack Chapman
Venue Colman Redland Centre, 33 Croydon Road, Reigate RH2 0LZ
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Date & Time Monday 13th Jul 2015, 8:15pm Event Type A.G.M.
Title of Talk An insider's view of the National Trust Guest Speaker Roger Cayzer
Venue Colman Redland Centre, 33 Croydon Road, Reigate RH2 0LZ
Additional Information As the former Regional Building Manager for the East of England Roger will give a light hearted and yet informative talk on what goes on behind the scenes of the building department. This will cover the consequences of using the wrong materials on historic buildings and the Trust's conservation philosophy. As one of the 62,000 volunteers Roger is currently very involved in the Trusts apprenticeship scheme and will talk about what's being done to address the shortage of people with traditional crafts skills. PLEASE NOTE that this talk will follow the AGM.