The Burtons’ St Leonards Society holds occasional talks and seminars, for members and non-members.



The pubs of St Leonards: closures in 1905

I recently took members of the Society on a walk round some pubs of St [...]

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Chapmans’ Dairy Talk 4pm Sunday 28 April Royal Victoria Hotel

This talk will be given by our Chair, Stephen van Dulken, but mainly based on [...]

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Walk: The Former Pubs of St Leonards, Sunday May 5 – Now Fully subscribed

On Sunday May 5 our Chairman Stephen Van Dulken will lead a historic  walk around [...]

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Members’ Garden Party Saturday 25 May 15.30 – Save The Date

This will be at a new venue, in the grounds of a Decimus Burton house. [...]

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A walk for Hastings & East Sussex Natural History Society through Burtons’ St Leonards & beyond

“Walking is how the body measures itself against the earth”, a quote from Rebecca Solnit’s [...]

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Talk on the Lido on the 28 January

Happy New year to all members, or to step back briefly to the earlier days [...]

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A Moment in Time: Exhibition

A photographic exhibition - 8th October 2pm-6pm @ the Masonic Hall

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James Haliburton – Zealous investigator in Egypt of its Geology and Antiquities

Illustrated Talk by Stephen Gray: Sunday 27th March 20224 p.m. Burton Room, Royal Victoria Hotel [...]

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