Sunday 27th May 2018:
Dartford Lock. Riverside Way, Dartford. DA1 5BS: Map here.
‘Nautical Festival’: Morris dancing, Music, Bar aboard sailing barge ‘Decima’:
Dartford & Crayford Creek Restoration Trust event to which all are welcome.
Saturday 2nd June 2018: 11.00am to 5.00pm:
Royal Terrace Pier, Royal Pier Road, Gravesend, Kent. DA12 2BG:
‘Port of London Authority - Open Day’: Book on the PLA website.
Wednesday 4th July 2018: Meet 12.30, Depart 12.45, Ret 16.45 (for cream tea):
Bodiam Boating station, Rye Road, Newenden, Kent TN18 5PP: Map here.
River Rother Boat Trip: Please email RoyDavidSutton@Yahoo.co.uk for details and to make bookings.
Weekend 28th & 29th July 2018:
Raft race; decorated boats; illuminated boats. Still being organised.
Thursday 27th September 2018: 7.30 for 8.00pm:
Strood Yacht Club, Knight Road, Strood, Kent. ME2 2AH: Map here.
‘The Caledonian Canal’: Roger Squires
Thursday 15th November 2018: 7.00 for 7.30pm:
The Upper Room, Perrymount Methodist Church, Perrymount Road, Haywards Heath. RH16 3DM (near the railway station and 200 yards from Clair Hall): Map here.
'The evolution of a charity trip boat operation’. A talk by several people who have been connected with the Wey & Arun Trip Boats over the past twenty-five years.
Sussex Ouse Restoration Trust and IWAKES joint event.
Wednesday 12th December 2018: 7.30 for 8.00pm:
Gravesend Sailing Club, East Promenade, Gravesend. DA12 2BS: Map here.
Get together with Thames & Medway Canal Association:
‘Historic Waterway Films’: Les Etheridge
Thursday 24th January 2019: 7.30 for 8.00pm:
Strood Yacht Club, Knight Road, Strood, Kent. ME2 2AH: Map here
‘RNLI – It’s not all at sea’: Colin Brown of the Royal National Lifeboat Institute.
Wednesday 20th February 2019: 7.30 for 8.00pm:
Christ Church United Reformed Church, High Street, Tonbridge, Kent TN9 1SG: Location information. Map here
‘Annual General Meeting’ followed by
‘Antarctica -An amazing continent’: Mike Marsh.
Tea and coffee are available at all IWAKES evening meetings.
For more information on IWA Kent and East Sussex Branch please contact the branch secretary via RoyDavidSutton @ Yahoo.co.uk.