Programme 2021


2021 Calendar (updated July 2021)

All meetings are now back in Fairlight Village Hall

24th February 2.30pm        Annual General Meeting to be followed by

                                             The Iguanodon Footprints of Fairlight and Hastings (via Zoom)

                                             Slide Show Paul Draper

24th March 2.30pm             Smuggling and Fairlight (via Zoom)

                                             Haydon Luke

21st April 2.30pm                Sussex Farming in the 1950s (via Zoom)

                                             Ian Everest


19th May 2.30pm                Oral History (and how to record it) (via Zoom)

                                             Carol Kenna, Chair of The Charlton Society


16th June 2.30pm                Celebrities and Worthies of Fairlight Graveyard (via Zoom)

                                              Paul Draper


 10th/11th July                    An Exhibition to commemorate the fallen of Fairlight in WW1 and

                                             WW2 and to raise funds for our new War Memorial

                                             (together with Open Gardens)      


18th August 2.30pm           Family and Local History Research Plus Q & A

                                             Paul and Karen Draper


15th September 2.30pm    The site of the Battle of Hastings and the Death of Harold


                                            Keith Foord – The Battle Historical Society


20th October 2.30pm          The War Graves, Memorials, Plaques and Crosses of Fairlight

                                              and Pett

                                              Paul Draper and Martin King


17th November 2.30pm       HAARG – subject to be announced

                                              Kevin and Lynn Cornwell


15th December 2.30pm        Do you know the History of your House?

                                              A Discussion plus Christmas Nibbles



FHG annual membership is £10 per person – Now reduced to £5 for the balance of 2021

Non-members can attend meetings but a fee of £3 is payable

(If you have paid for 2020 then there is no fee for 2021)

Please contact Pauline Collins ( if you would like to become a member