Lectures and meetings of the society are usually held in the Lecture Room of Lewes Town Hall starting at 7.45pm.

Talks are scheduled to finish by 9.30 and there will be an interval when wine and juice can be purchased.

Free to Friends of Lewes members, otherwise £3 on the door.

We appreciate your feedback or suggestions regarding our events programme. Please use this form to convey your comments.

You can also contact us by email if you have an enquiry.

Events scheduled for 2019-2020


Thurs-Sun 12-15 September 2019 Heritage Open Days – A range of historic buildings in Lewes will be open to the public
Thursday 12 September 2019 Tom Reeves (at Trinity Church, Southover) Retail Retold – Life on Lewes High Street
Wednesday 18 September 2019 Members’ visit Visit to Gosnell’s new factory in Malling Brooks
Wednesday 9 October 2019 Aimee Felus Challenges of Water Management in a Chalk Landscape
Wednesday 29 January 2020 Chris Rowland (OVESCO) Sustainable Energy Generation in a Historic Town
Thursday 20 February 2020 Carmen Slijpen & Natasha Padbury Depot Cinema, Lewes – the back story, and path to sustainability
Thursday 26 March 2020 Annual General Meeting – cancelled
Tuesday 9 June 2020 Speakers:
Geraldine Cortese;
Tom Crossett
Members’ Zoom Coffee Morning:
Making NHS scrubs;
The Covid-19 pandemic in Lewes District
Tuesday 14 July 2020 Speakers:
Audrey Jarvis;
Sheila O’Sullivan;
Kevin Moore
Members’ Zoom Coffee Morning:
FoL’s work on tree planting in Lewes;
Cycle Lewes’s work to promote safe cycling;
Lewes Living Streets: keeping our roads safe
Tuesday 11 August 2020 Speakers:
Mayor John Lamb;
Sy Morse Brown
Members’ Zoom Coffee Morning:
on Lewes;
Lewes Priory

Friends of Lewes Events: 2018-2019
Friends of Lewes Events: 2017-2018
Friends of Lewes Events: 2016-2017
Friends of Lewes Events: 2015-2016
Friends of Lewes Events: 2014-2015
Friends of Lewes Events: 2013-2014
Friends of Lewes Events: 2012-2013
Friends of Lewes Events: 2011-2012
Friends of Lewes Events: 2010-2011