Amberley Society

Conserving and improving  Amberley, West Sussex

Thatched roof tops in Amberley by Grahame Joseph

See items to be discussed at the next meeting on 20th October 2017 in the right column.

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CURRENT PROJECTS

AMBERLEY SOCIETY MEETINGS: PAST TALKS

Forthcoming  Events

Amberley Society Meeting, 20th October, 2017 at 7.30 at Amberley Village Hall.

Items to discuss:


Amberley Open Gardens will be held in June 2018


2007

Feb Landfill at Washington – Chanctonbury Landfill Action Group (CLAG)

May   Walk on the Wildbrooks  -  Richard Robinson and Peter Daughtrey

Oct  Conservation of the Wey and Arun Canal  -  Michael Joseph, Wey & Arun Canal Trust

2008

Feb  Amberley Millennium Map  - Grahame Joseph

May    Amberley Amble  -  Bob Hutchinson

Oct  South Downs Society  - David Sawyer

2009

Feb  Chalk and Pepper  –  Richard Howell

July    Gurkha Bridge Party  -  Grahame Joseph

Oct Gliding on the Downs Centenary celebration  -  Craig Lowrie, South Down Gliding Club

2010

Feb Wildbrooks, Wildlife and the Wider Landscape  -  Dr Tony Whitbread, CEO Sussex Wildlife Trust

May Amberley Stroll through History, circa 1850  -  Richard Howell

Oct The Long Gallery at Parham House  -  Joe Thompson

2011

Feb Amberley Thatch and Thatching  -  Chris Tomkins

May Amberley Artists – Exhibition and Talk  -  Grahame Joseph, Jeremy Wood, Sheila Hale

Oct Amberley Postcards  -  Janet Kelly


2012

Feb Flood Management in the Arun Valley (LTRAS) – Environment Agency

May  Summer Social Gathering – Tours of Wisteria Cottage and Garden  -  Grahame Joseph

Oct Amberley Stone  -  Roger Birch

2013

Feb SDNPA – Nigel James & Simon Mockford

May  Amberley Geological Gander – Roger Birch

Oct Amberley Artist Felicia Lieven Bauwens – Julia Hett

2014

Feb Launch of Amberley Society Website – Dee Alsey

May Plans for the Black Horse – Paul Smith

July Wildflower and Butterfly Walk – Peter Daughtrey

Oct Stories of an Amberley Signalman – Ted Cook

2015

Feb A Wildlife Safari across Sussex  –  Michael Blencowe – Sussex Wildlife Trust (SWT)

May Amberley Graveyard Tour -  Revd Alison Pattenden

Oct Aircraft Noise  -  Ian Hare – Pulborough Against Gatwick Noise & Emissions (PAGNE)

2016

Feb Working with Bats  -  Amanda Millar – Chair of the Sussex Bat Group

July - Special Guided Tour of Parham House

October - 1933 Film shot in Amberley 'The Man fro Toronto' , plus a presentation by Southern Water.

2017

February - Restoring Biodiversity to the Norfolk Estate - Peter Knight