August News

30th July 2019 / Comments (0)

General

The First of our New Format Meetings was held on Thursday, 11th July 2019, with the Focus on a Review of Extracts from Our Archives. We also Discussed and Provisionally Planned Future Activities.

Activities for the Near Future Include – Visits to Brenzett Aeronautical Museum and Tenterden Museum, a Review of Appledore Station Memorabilia and a Walk of the Four Sites of the Appledore Mills.

Appledore on YouTube – Simon Broad’s recorded Walk around Appledore has been Posted on YouTube, with a link to be found on the ALHS Web Site HERE.

A number of Guest Speakers have Approached ALHS with a view to Providing Talks on a Range of Historic Subjects, not necessarily specific to Appledore. Members will Attend a Selection of these talks to Determine Suitability for ALHS Members and for a Wider Audience.

We continue to Digitalise Records and Artefacts from our Archives, (for Inclusion in Community Chest) and Undertake Assignments on behalf of Local Residents who have requested Digital Copies of Family Photograph Albums etc. If you have Photographs, Records etc that you would like Copied and Preserved in Digital Format, get in touch to see what we can do for you. There is a Nominal Charge. There is No Obligation for your Photographs, Records etc to be Included within Community Chest.

Our Next Meeting will be on Thursday, 8th August 2019, Commencing 19:00 Hrs at the Methodist Hall. Non-Members are Welcome to Come Along to Experience one of our Meetings, or indeed to Join Us on one of our Organised Visits/Events.

Our Secretary is Jo Killick who can be contacted by Email at secalhs@gmail.com.