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Jane Austen’s House Museum and Hinton Ampner  


To Chawton to visit Jane’s home and to the manor house at Hinton Ampner


Afternoon Tea at the Ardington Hotel


Christmas Lunch 2017




Flower Bed


Promoting Sunny Worthing

The Association is one of the voluntary bodies helping to promote Worthing by maintaining flower beds on the seafront.


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To a range of properties in Lincolnshire in September 2017


Holiday


    History of the Tower of London

The speaker, Alan Kingshott, was ‘Chief Yeoman Warder of Her Majesty’s Royal Palace and Fortress the Tower of London, Member of the Yeoman Guard Extraordinary’ until his retirement last year.


The Story of English Freedom                                               


From rebellions of Boudicca against Roman invaders to the Peasant’s Revolt and the modern poll tax riots, from the truly revolutionary ideas put forward in Cromwellian times to influential movers and shakers e.g. Thomas Paine, the Suffragettes and George Orwell ‘Freedom’ has always been a key issue in English history.


Sissinghurst Castle Gardens


This famous garden with different ‘rooms’ created by Vita Sackville-West and her husband Sir Harold Nicolson is a picture with Spring flowers on our visit.




There is a large tearoom and shop.


Nymans - A Place to Dream


An excellent talk by Zara Luxford, General Manager at Nymans


Standen House and Gardens

Standen House was built by James and Margaret Beale as a family home in 1891 and designed by Philip Webb.  It is of Arts and Crafts design with William Morris & Co. Interiors.   Read the fascinating tale linking to William Morris and Philip Webb