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


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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Vandeleur Benjamin Crake & Family

Their cultural & architectural contributions to St Leonards & Hastings Talk by Christopher Maxwell-Stewart Vandeleur [...]

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Death at Caterina Villa. The First Murder in Burtons’ St Leonards, 1848

Sunday 23rd February : Talk by Helena Wojtczak Helena Wojtczak is a local author and [...]

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How to build a Georgian house

A talk by Steven Gray Sunday 27th October 2019 – 4 pm Royal Victoria Hotel, [...]

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Talk: The wreck of the Amsterdam

March 31 2019 @ 4:00 pm. The Royal Victoria Hotel click here for details Visit [...]

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