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Fundraising to Support Your Local Volunteer-run Independent Museum.
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PEOPLE OBJECT PLACE PROJECT http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1167 Friday, 16th June 2017 by Di Knell

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RNLI COIN COLLECTOR - EAST PARADE http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1166 Friday, 9th June 2017 by Cheryl Poole
1930s Royal National Lifeboat Institution Coin Collector on East ParadeThe Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) is a UK charity devoted to saving lives at sea. It was founded in 1824 and relies solely on funding given by supporters; no f
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JUNE 24TH STRAWBERRY CREAM TEA http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1165 Friday, 9th June 2017 by Di Knell
Advance Notice: Strawberry Cream Tea.24th June 2017 1.00-3.00pmDetails to follow shortly.
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9TH JUNE MUSIC EVENING http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1164 Thursday, 8th June 2017 by Di Knell

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IZZARD: A BEXHILL FAMILY JOURNEY - BOOK SIGNING http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1163 Friday, 19th May 2017 by Cheryl Poole
OUR patron, comedian Eddie Izzard, was at his father’s side on Sunday, May 14th as John Izzard was kept busy at a book-signing at the museum. John has penned Izzard: A Bexhill Family Journey, published by Bexhill Museum Ltd. and now availab
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CRAFTY COUNTRYSIDE CREATIONS http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1162 Sunday, 14th May 2017 by Di Knell

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1ST JUNE 17 CRAFTY COUNTRYSIDE CREATIONS http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1161 Sunday, 14th May 2017 by Di Knell
Thursday 1st June: 2-4pmChildren's arts and craft activity at Bexhill Museum for this half term holiday!
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IZZARD: A BEXHILL FAMILY JOURNEY BOOK SIGNING http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1160 Tuesday, 2nd May 2017 by Cheryl Poole
Bexhill Museum is proud to announce the publication of John Izzard’s long-awaited autobiography – Izzard: A Bexhill Family Journey. A well-known pillar of the local community and Bexhill Museum member, John is also the father of the Museum’s patr
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BEXHILL MUSEUM BOOK SALE http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1159 Friday, 28th April 2017 by Di Knell
Bexhill Museum BOOK SALESaturday 13th May 2017, 11.00 am to 1.00 pm.In the Education Room at the Museum.Second Hand Books at Bargain Prices
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14TH MAY GUIDED WALK http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1158 Friday, 28th April 2017 by Di Knell
Sunday, 14th May at 2.00pm Stepping Out into Egerton Park and Polegrove These two large open spaces have many a fascinating tale to tell. From their laying out to continued current awards, with Canadian baseball, a lost memorial drinki
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23RD APRIL STEPPING OUT http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1156 Friday, 21st April 2017 by Di Knell
Sunday, 23rd April at 2.00pm Stepping Out to recall the Roaring Twenties through housing in west Bexhill This new walk will look at the development of housing in the west of the town chiefly during the 1920s. Proposed plans, both execut
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MODEL RAILWAY WEEKEND SUCCESS http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1155 Tuesday, 18th April 2017 by Cheryl Poole
AS generous as ever with his time in his old home town, actor and comedian Eddie Izzard gave Bexhill Museum a tremendous boost over the weekend of April 8th and 9th.Fresh from performances in Kiev and Sofia, the museum’s patron devoted the b
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22ND APRIL SPONSORED WALK http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1154 Tuesday, 18th April 2017 by Di Knell

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23RD APRIL STEPPING OUT http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1153 Friday, 17th March 2017 by Di Knell
Sunday, 23rd April at 2.00pm Stepping Out to recall the Roaring Twenties through housing in west Bexhill This new walk will look at the development of housing in the west of the town chiefly during the 1920s. Proposed plans, both execut
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COFFEE MORNING WITH A SPECIAL GUEST http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1152 Friday, 17th March 2017 by Di Knell
Tim Gibson, Lead Guitarist and Vocalist.Thursday 6th April, 10am to 11.30am. Bexhill Museum Education Room.Bringing favourites from the 50s and 60s back to life at our Thursday Morning Coffee Morning. Donations for refreshments welcome. Raffle and st
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STEPPING OUT TO EXPLORE THE BEXHILL WEST RAILWAY http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1151 Friday, 17th March 2017 by Di Knell
Sunday 26th March at 2.00 pm Stepping Out to explore the Bexhill West railway branch line between Bexhill and Sidley. This walk will start at the former Bexhill West railway station on Terminus Road and take us towards Sidley and back vi
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PILGRIMAGE - FROM WINCHESTER TO CANTERBURY http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1150 Monday, 6th March 2017 by Di Knell
'Pilgrimage - From Winchester to Canterbury'The next lecture arranged by Bexhill Museum at St Augustine's Church Hall, off Cooden Drive, Bexhill on Wednesday, 15th March at 2.30pm. Speaker: Heather Goodsell "My daughter and I had lost several f
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PEOPLE OBJECT PLACE http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1148 Wednesday, 1st March 2017 by Di Knell
Bexhill Museum wins National Lottery support for Migration Project. Bexhill Museum has received £20,300 from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) for an exciting new project, People Object-Place, taking place in t
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THE ARCHAEOLOGY OF NORTH BEXHILL COOMBE HAVEN http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1147 Tuesday, 21st February 2017 by Di Knell
Casper Johnson, County Archaeologist will give an illustrated talk on Prehistoric, Ramano-British and Medieval communities who adapted to changing environmental, social and cultural conditions.Wednesday, 1st March at 2.30pm at St Augustine's Church
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LECTURE BY THE COUNTY ARCHEOLOGIST http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1146 Tuesday, 21st February 2017 by Di Knell
"The Archaeology of North Bexhill and the Coombe Haven."Wednesday, 1st March at 2.30pm at St Augustine's Church Hall, off Cooden Drive. Bexhill Museum lecture - "The Archaeology of North Bexhill and the Coombe Haven." Speaker: Casper Johnson, C
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SECRET SUSSEX RESISTANCE http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1145 Saturday, 11th February 2017 by Di Knell
Bexhill Museum Lecture. Secret Sussex Resistance. Wednesday 15th February 2017 2.30pm St Augustin's Church Hall, St Augustin's Close, TN39 3AZ.A talk by Stewart Angell. Relatively few people have heard of the Home Guard Auxiliary Units, which
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FUNDRAISING TABLE TOP SALE http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1144 Saturday, 11th February 2017 by Di Knell
Fundraising Table Top Sale. Saturday 18th February 201711am to 2pm in the Education Room Gifts, bric-a-brac, books and much more for sale so come along and grab yourself a bargain. All welcome100% of funds raised will help keep your local independent
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MODEL RAILWAY WEEKEND http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1143 Wednesday, 1st February 2017 by Di Knell
Model Railway Display Weekend Saturday 8 and Sunday 9 April: 11am to 5pmThis special weekend event will feature the Izzard family train set and nine additional guest model railway and tram layouts in a variety of gauges, throughout the bu
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TREASURE ISLAND CHILDREN'S ARTS & CRAFTS http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1142 Tuesday, 31st January 2017 by Di Knell

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CAN YOU HELP? STEPPING OUT TO THE ROARING 20S. http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1141 Thursday, 12th January 2017 by Di Knell
Stepping Out to The Roaring Twenties Do you live in a 1920’s house? If you do the walks team of the Local History Study Group would love to hear from you. We are especially interested In what was known as the Cranston-Leslie Estate which c
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JOHN & THELMA BURGESS. CHRISTMAS LANTERN SHOW http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1140 Wednesday, 23rd November 2016 by Di Knell
2016 Christmas Lantern Slide ShowWednesday 30th November at 2.30 . St Augustin's Church Hall, St Augustin's Close.Members may by now be familiar with the pattern of a traditional magic lantern show. However the Christmas one always has a special flav
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REMEMBRANCE DAY PRESENTATION OF RESEARCH http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1139 Saturday, 12th November 2016 by Di Knell
Captain A. F. J. Hannaford of the Royal Engineers Bomb Disposal CorpA research folder and display board were presented to Bexhill Museum's Curator, Julian Porter on the anniversary of Captain Hannaford's passing on Remembrance Day 2015 by researcher
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LECTURE, BODGERS AND BADGERS http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1138 Sunday, 6th November 2016 by Di Knell
Badgers and Bodgers", by John Dowling is Bexhill Museum's next lecture on Wednesday, 16th November at 2.30pm in St Augustine's church hall, off Cooden Drive. It will tell how a town campaign saved a much-loved but threatened local beauty spot
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LECTURE, BODGERS AND BADGERS http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1137 Sunday, 6th November 2016 by Di Knell
Bodgers and Badgers, Museum LectureBadgers and Bodgers", by John Dowling is Bexhill Museum's next lecture on Wednesday, 16th November at 2.30pm in St Augustine's church hall, off Cooden Drive. It will tell how a town campaign saved a much-loved
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2016 MEMBERS DISCOUNT AND SALE http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1136 Wednesday, 2nd November 2016 by Di Knell
Many Bexhill Museum Items discounted now!Come and Find a Bargain.
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LECTURE. CURIOSITIES OF HASTINGS http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1135 Saturday, 22nd October 2016 by Di Knell
CURIOSITIES OF HASTINGS. Speaker: Sam Langley.Bexhill Museum's next lecture will be on Wednesday, 2nd November at 2.30pm at St Augustine's Church Hall, off Cooden Drive. £4 per person (£3 for members). Includes refreshments. An illustrated tou
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CHILDREN'S ARTS N CRAFTS. 27TH OCTOBER 16 http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1134 Sunday, 16th October 2016 by Di Knell

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CHRISTMAS SALE 2016 http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1133 Wednesday, 12th October 2016 by Di Knell

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BEXHILL MUSEUM SHOP SALE http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1132 Tuesday, 11th October 2016 by Di Knell
The Museum Shop has Special Offers in its Autumn Sale. Books, Biscuits and more, all at special prices.
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BEXHILL'S LOST WORLD AT AGM http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1131 Monday, 10th October 2016 by Cheryl Poole
A £3m venture designed to enable residents, newcomers moving to the town’s northern expansion scheme and visitors to visualise Bexhill’s past from the age of the dinosaurs onwards has been outlined to museum members. Taking a lead from Sir
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LECTURE: LOCAL GEOLOGY AND FOSSILS http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1130 Thursday, 6th October 2016 by Di Knell
Local Geology and Fossils: Ken Brooks. On Wednesday 19th October at 2.30pm Ken Brooks is the speaker for the regular Autumn/Winter Lecture series. He will bring fossils to see and even handle and will help with identification of any exhibits from Bex
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A WIDER VIEW http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1129 Thursday, 6th October 2016 by Di Knell

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COSTUME AND TEXTILE EXTRAVAGANZA REPORT http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1128 Friday, 30th September 2016 by Cheryl Poole
THE first of many visitors to the Costume and Textile Extravaganza over the weekend of September 24th-25th came bearing a gift. The visitor was at the head of the queue when the museum’s doors opened. She had come to donate an exquisite Tw
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COSTUME AND TEXTILE EXTRAVAGANZA http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1127 Monday, 26th September 2016 by Di Knell
A Very Successful Costume and Textile Weekend.Lace Maker at Work.Mary and Tracy were busy all weekend demonstrating and answering questions.Queen Victoria's mourning outfit was demonstrating how the costumes are taken care of in acid free tissue and
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STEPPING OUT TO BEXHILL OLD TOWN:NEW PERSPECTIVES. http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1126 Sunday, 4th September 2016 by Di Knell
Bexhill Museum History Walk. Sunday 11th September at 2.00pm. Stepping Out to Bexhill Old Town: New Perspectives. Bexhill Old Town is a period jewel set in our modern times. David Hatherell leads this walk which brings new aspects to well-known
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FAREWELL PARTY FOR CHRIS O'GRADY, VOLUNTEER http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1125 Sunday, 28th August 2016 by Di Knell
After 11 years a Bexhill Museum Volunteer Chris O'Grady is saying goodbye. A farewell party on Friday evening demonstrated just how much her fellows have appreciated her.Photographs from John Dowling. Chairman John Betts and Emma Tickner made the pre
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CUSTODIAN VOLUNTEER CAMPAIGN http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1124 Saturday, 27th August 2016 by Di Knell

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NOW RECRUITING VOLUNTEERS http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1123 Tuesday, 23rd August 2016 by Di Knell

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BUCKWOOD SCHOOL PRESENTATION. http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1122 Wednesday, 17th August 2016 by Di Knell
On Monday 15th August Buckwood School presented a donation cheque in appreciation of the educational work of the Museum's Education Group.
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BAKE SALE SATURDAY 20TH AUGUST http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1121 Wednesday, 17th August 2016 by Di Knell

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MUSEUM GIVEN GLOVER PIANO http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1120 Tuesday, 9th August 2016 by Cheryl Poole
WHEN our curator Julian Porter was offered the piano once owned by the impresario who put the then emergent Edwardian seaside resort on the musical map he jumped at the chance.Julian’s next thought was “Where on earth do we put it?”Now, thanks
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SUMMER 16 FAMILY ACTIVITIES http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1119 Saturday, 23rd July 2016 by Di Knell

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GEOTOURIST COMES TO BEXHILL http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1118 Tuesday, 19th July 2016 by Cheryl Poole
VISITORS and residents alike can now learn about Bexhill’s landmarks and their history via a new phone app. Volunteers at Bexhill Museum have taken advantage of an offer from specialist company Geotourist to add Bexhill to the fast-growing
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BEXHILL HERITAGE TRAIL AUDIO TOURS http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1117 Tuesday, 19th July 2016 by Cheryl Poole
Bexhill Museum has been working with Geotourist to create audio tours for the Bexhill Heritage Trails.The Geotourist mobile app is free to download, and using GPS, will bring you tours available in your location. To download the app go to http://geot
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BEXHILL'S LOST WORLD PROJECT http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1116 Tuesday, 19th July 2016 by Cheryl Poole
Bexhill’s Lost WorldRevealing our hidden history Bexhill’s Lost World project will create an exciting and engaging experience, enabling visitors to access and learn about Rother’s important local history from dinosaurs to 1066. A new gallery
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IZZARD FAMILY MODEL RAILWAY LAYOUT http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1114 Thursday, 14th July 2016 by Cheryl Poole
The Izzard family train set has been given to the museum by Eddie and his brother Mark together with their father. John Izzard started the lay-out while working in Aden in 1959 and awaiting the birth of Mark. Layout work continued when the family ret
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EDDIE OPENS FAMILY RAIL LAYOUT http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1113 Thursday, 14th July 2016 by Cheryl Poole
THE museum had its busiest day in memory when comedian and actor Eddie Izzard returned to his home town and re-lived his boyhood on Tuesday, 12 July 2016.With the flick of a switch, Eddie inaugurated our latest attraction.The Izzard family tra
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IZZARD FAMILY TRAIN SET GRAND OPENING. http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1111 Tuesday, 5th July 2016 by Di Knell
For an informative article about the Izzard Train Set see the Latest News on the Home Page.
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GRAND OPENING OF IZZARD TRAINSET http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1110 Monday, 4th July 2016 by Cheryl Poole
The Izzard Family Trainset at Bexhill Museum Grand Opening: 3.30-4.30pm 12 July 2016 - by Eddie Izzard.Bexhill Museum is delighted to announce that its latest exciting exhibit is the Izzard family model railway. The model railway layout is a Tr
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COSTUME AND TEXTILE EXTRAVAGANZA http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1109 Friday, 24th June 2016 by Di Knell

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OUTINGS THIS SUMMER http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1108 Friday, 17th June 2016 by Di Knell
Faversham and Whitstable, KentThursday 14th July. First pick up 8.30 am.First to Faversham for a guided tour of the conservation area where there are 475 Listed Buildings, then lunch at an historic inn, included in the price. After lunch, to Whitstab
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TEST ARTICLE http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1107 Tuesday, 7th June 2016 by Mark James
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STEPPING OUT - HALF TERM WALK http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1106 Monday, 6th June 2016 by Cheryl Poole
A STEEP learning-curve awaited the small group of people who responded to a dual invitation to explore Bexhill’s beautiful Highwoods. The Half-Term Walk is an established tradition, organised jointly as part of Bexhill Museum’s Stepping Out
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ARTS COUNCIL CHIEF'S VISIT http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1105 Friday, 27th May 2016 by Cheryl Poole
ARTS Council England chief executive Darren Henley paid a fact-finding visit to the museum on Monday, May 23rd. The visit was part of a tour of cultural institutions in Bexhill and Hastings receiving ACE support. One of the first items p
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BUGS, BEETLES AND BUTTERFLIES FAMILY CRAFT EVENT. http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1104 Monday, 23rd May 2016 by Di Knell

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BUGS, BEETLES AND BUTTERFLIES FAMILY CRAFT EVENT. http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1103 Monday, 23rd May 2016 by Di Knell

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EXPLORING STUFF AT BEXHILL COLLEGE http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1102 Tuesday, 17th May 2016 by Di Knell
Exploring Stuff at Bexhill College.A display at Bexhill College is showing objects from the Museum stores as examples of the kinds of objects used to inspire the art students and workshop participants alongside some of the art work produced.
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BEXHILL MUSEUM EXPLORING STUFF FACEBOOK PAGE http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1101 Sunday, 15th May 2016 by Di Knell
https://www.facebook.com/bexhillmuseum.exploringstuff151054773940633/ Bexhill Museum Exploring Stuff on Facebook.Copy the link above to your server and add your ideas about the Exploring Stuff exhibition and your Be The Curator ideas. Do you agree wi
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SECOND FUND RAISING 2ND HAND BOOK SALE http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1100 Thursday, 5th May 2016 by Di Knell

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GRAND DRAW PRIZES http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1099 Wednesday, 4th May 2016 by Di Knell

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CREAM TEA http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1098 Wednesday, 4th May 2016 by Di Knell

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EXPLORING STUFF BE THE CURATOR ACTIVITY BOARD http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1097 Wednesday, 4th May 2016 by Di Knell
The Be The Curator Board is complete.
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THE GRAND DRAW. 1ST JUNE 2016 http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1096 Wednesday, 4th May 2016 by Di Knell

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BOOK SALE http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1094 Monday, 18th April 2016 by Cheryl Poole
Come along to Bexhill Museum's Book sale on Saturday 23 April 2016, 11am to 3pm to grab yourself a literary bargain!All proceeds will be supporting your local community independent museum and registered charity (no. 1102638).
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WEDDING DRESS EXHIBITION UPDATED FOR 2016 http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1093 Monday, 11th April 2016 by Cheryl Poole
SINCE her wedding at St Mark’s Church in 1989 Sandra Phillips’ wedding dress – a £500 white satin creation decorated with sequins and seed pearls – lay in storage under her bed, cherished but unseen. Now the dress complete with its lengthy
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FAMILY CRAFT EVENT. ROMANS http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1092 Wednesday, 30th March 2016 by Di Knell

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BEXHILL HERITAGE AUDIO TOURS NOW LIVE! http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1091 Saturday, 26th March 2016 by Di Knell
Bexhill Museum has worked with a new digital tour company, Geotourist, to make heritage trails in and around Bexhill available on their app. Go to http://geotourist.com/landing and follow the instructions on the home page to download the app to y
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APRIL FAMILY ACTIVITY. THE ROMANS http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1090 Saturday, 19th March 2016 by Di Knell

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APRIL FAMILY ACTIVITY. THE ROMANS http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1089 Saturday, 19th March 2016 by Di Knell

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SEARCHING AND SORTING http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1088 Wednesday, 16th March 2016 by Di Knell

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SEARCHING AND SORTING http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1087 Wednesday, 16th March 2016 by Di Knell

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FUND RAISING BOOK SALE http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1086 Tuesday, 15th March 2016 by Di Knell

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FUND RAISING 2ND HAND BOOK SALE http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1085 Tuesday, 15th March 2016 by Di Knell

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SPACE ART http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1084 Wednesday, 24th February 2016 by Di Knell
Well done all the young artists who came to Planets, Space and Stars. Stars, every one!
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THE OBJECTS IN OUR LIVES: THE LIFE IN OUR OBJECTS http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1083 Friday, 12th February 2016 by Di Knell

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THE OBJECTS IN OUR LIVES: THE LIFE IN OUR OBJECTS http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1082 Friday, 12th February 2016 by Di Knell

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PLANETS, SPACE AND STARS http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1081 Wednesday, 10th February 2016 by Di Knell

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PLANETS, SPACE AND STARS http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1080 Wednesday, 10th February 2016 by Di Knell

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BEXHILL GARAGES EXHIBITION 2016 http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1079 Monday, 8th February 2016 by Cheryl Poole
IN the days before a series of amalgamations reduced the British motor industry to a shadow of its former self, Bexhillians were spoiled for choice when it came to motor dealers and car marques. Now a new photo exhibition in Bexhill Museum
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BREWERS AID MUSEUM http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1078 Thursday, 28th January 2016 by Cheryl Poole
BUSINESS sponsorship for Bexhill’s independent, voluntarily-run museum has been welcomed by its chairman. Executives from Brewers Decorating Centres visited the Egerton Road museum on Friday, January 22nd to see work in progress on two key
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GLITTER GLOBES CHILDREN'S ACTIVITY http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1077 Monday, 7th December 2015 by Cheryl Poole
BEXHILL Museum rounded off another busy year with an open day incorporating craft activities for children.The Egerton Road museum’s Education Room was bustling on Saturday, December 5th as youngsters clamoured to try their hand at painting mo
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CIVIL WAR DEAD HONOURED, NOV 2015 http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1076 Wednesday, 2nd December 2015 by Cheryl Poole
MUTILATION or death could strike without warning and from a variety of sources as Bexhill’s civilian population endured the Second World War.Five graphic instances were outlined as relatives and well-wishers gathered at Marina in gusty condit
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SNOW GLOBES END OF SEASON FREE DAY http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1075 Wednesday, 2nd December 2015 by Di Knell

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SNOW GLOBES FREE EVENT http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1074 Tuesday, 24th November 2015 by Di Knell

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BEXHILL TO BEXHILL PART 3 http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1073 Thursday, 19th November 2015 by Di Knell

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BEXHILL-ON-SEA: A HISTORY BY JULIAN PORTER IS BACK http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1072 Saturday, 7th November 2015 by Di Knell
Three of Curator Julian Porter's books are back in stock in the shop.
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CHRISTMAS SALE AT BEXHILL MUSEUM http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1071 Friday, 6th November 2015 by Di Knell

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CHRISTMAS SALE AT BEXHILL MUSEUM http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1070 Friday, 6th November 2015 by Di Knell

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OCTOBER FAMILY ACTIVITY: 29TH OCTOBER: 2 TILL 4 http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1069 Wednesday, 7th October 2015 by Di Knell

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SHAKE RATTLE AND ROLL: FAMILY ACTIVITY http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1068 Wednesday, 7th October 2015 by Di Knell

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POPO http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1066 Monday, 5th October 2015 by Don Phillips
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MP DROPS IN ON BEXHILL MUSEUM CREAM TEA http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1065 Wednesday, 19th August 2015 by Cheryl Poole
“I LOVE coming here,” town MP Huw Merriman told volunteers when he dropped in at a fund-raising cream tea at Bexhill Museum on Friday, August 14th. The event was the brainchild of museum volunteer and newly-appointed board of directors member Emm
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HYPSECOSPINUS - NEW DISPLAY! http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1064 Wednesday, 19th August 2015 by Cheryl Poole
TWO years of painstaking excavation, conservation and research have gone into the presentation of a remarkable “find” now on display in Bexhill Museum. A plant-eating dinosaur, a species of Iguanodont - known as Hypsecospinus and the size of a si
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AUGUST FAMILY ACTIVITIES http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1063 Saturday, 18th July 2015 by Di Knell

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JUSTGIVING STRAWBERRY CREAM TEA http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1062 Wednesday, 8th July 2015 by Di Knell
Emma's Fund-raising Strawberry Cream Tea. 1pm – 4pm Friday 14th August 2015 Education Room Join us for cream teas, strawberries & cream plus raffle to raise funds and support Bexhill Museum to help save Bexhill’s heritage. Raffle to be d
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BUY A BULB APPEAL http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1061 Thursday, 25th June 2015 by Di Knell
Bexhill Museum Buy-A-Bulb Lighting Appeal.The lighting in our galleries is no longer adequate to properly display our wonderful exhibitions to best advantage. Keeping up with the task of replacing failed bulbs is a constant struggle. Now we have the
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MUSEUM COFFEE MORNING http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1060 Saturday, 20th June 2015 by Di Knell

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BRICKLEHURST MANOR SCHOOL VISIT http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1059 Friday, 19th June 2015 by Di Knell
From Ticehurst, Bricklehurst School visited on an Enhanced School "Seasides of the Past" Museum Visit.Curator, Julian Porter took them on a History Walk after the workshop in the Museum. They seem to have enjoyed themselves! Go to Education and Resea
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WATERLOO EXHIBITION http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1058 Wednesday, 3rd June 2015 by Cheryl Poole
ENGLISH newspapers containing vital information to him may well have come into Napoleon Bonaparte’s hands courtesy of Bexhill smugglers. As Britain’s ambassador to France, the husband of the lady of the manor of Bexhill was subjected to a tirade
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BEXHILL TO BEXHILL TALK http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1057 Monday, 18th May 2015 by Di Knell

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WEDDING CELEBRATIONS. FAMILY ARTS AND CRAFTS http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1056 Sunday, 17th May 2015 by Di Knell

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THE KING'S GERMAN LEGION IN BEXHILL http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1055 Sunday, 26th April 2015 by Di Knell
Bicentenary of Waterloo20th April to 6th December.The new Exhibition has arrived in the Sargent Gallery. It tells fascinating individual accounts as well as the story of Bexhill before and during1815 and the place of the King's German Legion in our t
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DREAMTIME PHOTOGRAPHS http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1054 Friday, 10th April 2015 by Di Knell
Easter Holiday Arts and Crafts: Dreamtime Workshop.Some of the art work from the Dreamtime Childrens Art Workshop led by Louise Kenward, Artist in Residence.Proud young artists and their aboriginal style art work.
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FOOTBALL LEGEND HONOURS SPECIALS http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1053 Thursday, 2nd April 2015 by Cheryl Poole
THE achievements of the 1066 Specials, the club which enables everyone to enjoy sport whatever their disability, have been acknowledged by a football legend.Lawrie McMenemy, one of the 20 most successful managers in post-war English football,
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BEXHILL HISTORY TRAIL - MARCH 2015 http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1052 Wednesday, 25th March 2015 by Cheryl Poole
A NEW venture by a Bexhill Museum volunteer reveals in detail just how many fascinating memorials, monuments and sculptures the town possesses. Paul Wright has spent two years painstakingly researching the history of more than 40 examples and pho
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DREAMTIME CHILDREN'S ART WORKSHOP http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1051 Tuesday, 24th March 2015 by Di Knell

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DREAMTIME CHILDREN'S ART WORKSHOP http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1050 Tuesday, 24th March 2015 by Di Knell

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FAMILY ACTIVITY: ARTS AND CRAFTS FROM JAPAN http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1049 Monday, 23rd March 2015 by Di Knell

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FAMILY WORKSHOP: ARTS AND CRAFTS FROM JAPAN http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1048 Monday, 23rd March 2015 by Di Knell

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BEXHILL-TO-BEXHILL: CONVERSATIONS WITH ANNIE. http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1047 Sunday, 22nd March 2015 by Di Knell
From Louise Kenward, Artist in Residence.In September 2013, I left Bexhill train station to travel the world via other places called Bexhill. Inspired by the voyages of Lady Annie Brassey and the possibility of travelling almost entirely by tr
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BEXHILL-TO-BEXHILL: CONVERSATIONS WITH ANNIE. http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1046 Sunday, 22nd March 2015 by Di Knell
Louise Kenward is Artist in Residence at the Museum every Thursday. Last year she followed Annie Brassey's travels to all the other Bexhill's around the world and her messages from her travels are displayed against a world map in the Costume Gallery
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THE BEXHILL HISTORY TRAIL http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1045 Saturday, 14th March 2015 by Di Knell
The Bexhill History Trail Although Bexhill-on-Sea, East Sussex, England, has a rich and diverse history, at first glance there would appear to be only a few memorials, monuments and sculptures to help reflect that history. Paul Wright and Bexhi
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FIRST WORLD WAR QUESTION TIME http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1044 Thursday, 5th March 2015 by Di Knell
Bexhill Museum’s First World War Question Time Thursday 19th March 2015 12.30pm-3pm.Tickets: £2.50, available in advance from the Museum Front Desk. Bexhill Museum is delighted to be working with Gateways to the First World War to pre
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LECTURE. NATURAL FLOOD MANAGEMENT http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1043 Wednesday, 11th February 2015 by Di Knell
Natural Flood Management and the Importance of Water.Wednesday 18th February 2015 St Augustin's Church Hall, St Augustin's Close, Bexhill TN39 3AZFran Southgate, Wetlands Officer for Sussex Wildlife Trust, will be speaking on the ways we can learn to
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LECTURE. NATURAL FLOOD MANAGEMENT http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1042 Tuesday, 10th February 2015 by Di Knell
Wednesday 18th February at 2.30 pm. St Augustin's Church Hall.Natural Flood Management and The Importance of Water.Fran Southgate, Wetlands Officer for Sussex Wildlife Trust will be speaking about the ways landscape can be used to store and use water
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FAMILY ARTS AND CRAFTS ACTIVITY. MAGIC LANTERNS http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1041 Friday, 6th February 2015 by Di Knell

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CLAIRE BUCKLEY AND HER EMBROIDERY RETURNS. http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1040 Wednesday, 4th February 2015 by Di Knell

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HAND AND MACHINE EMBROIDERY. WORLD CULTURES. http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1039 Wednesday, 4th February 2015 by Di Knell

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BEXHILL MUSEUM "PUNCHES ABOVE ITS WEIGHT" http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1038 Tuesday, 3rd February 2015 by Cheryl Poole
BEXHILL has an “exemplary” small museum which “punches above its weight,” says the Arts Council England’s regional museums relationships manager, Michael Cooke. Mr Cooke was speaking on Saturday, January 31st as guest of honour at the launc
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BEXHILL AND ABROAD http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1037 Wednesday, 28th January 2015 by Di Knell

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LECTURE. WINCHELSEA POOR. THEIR LETTERS. http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1036 Tuesday, 27th January 2015 by Di Knell
Winchelsea Poor - Their Lives through Their Letters.Winchelsea's archives contain a substantial collection of letters seeking help from the Poor Rate. They reveal the circumstances and concerns, hopes, fears and plight of the poor.Speaker: Malcolm Pr
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JUSTTEXTGIVING QCGS39 TO 70070 http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1035 Saturday, 10th January 2015 by Di Knell
Text QCGS39 £5 to 70070 to donate £5 to Bexhill Museum Ltd and make a difference today. JustTextGiving by Vodafone.Bexhill Museum depends on donations and the small entrance fee to keep serving the community of Bexhill.
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WINTER MAGIC LANTERN SHOW http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1034 Wednesday, 26th November 2014 by Di Knell

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ON LINE DONATIONS. JUSTGIVING.COM/BEXHILLMUSEUM http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1033 Friday, 21st November 2014 by Di Knell
Donations can now be made on line at https://www.justgiving.com/bexhillmuseum.
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MUSEUM MARKS SILENCE - 11 11 2014 http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1032 Monday, 17th November 2014 by Cheryl Poole
A UNIQUE occasion produced a unique response. So many people took up Bexhill Museum’s offer to mark Armistice Day amid its WWI commemorative exhibition that the gallery was packed. Visitors observed the Two Minutes’ Silence surrounded not just by
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HALF TERM EVENT - WW1 http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1031 Thursday, 6th November 2014 by Cheryl Poole
TO pack a room with boisterous, half-term-celebrating, youngsters would seem like a recipe for loud noise. But give them a range of interesting craft-work to attempt and the result can be near-silence. Volunteers achieved the seemingly-impos
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SILENT AUCTION http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1030 Wednesday, 29th October 2014 by Di Knell
Thursday 6th November, 10-11.30 am, the Coffee Morning will include a Silent Auction. Find out more at Parkhurst Hall, Parkhurst Road. What treasures will they be selling? Have fun finding out how much they go for.
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BEXHILL REMEMBER CHILDREN'S ACTIVITIES http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1028 Tuesday, 7th October 2014 by Di Knell

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REMEMBRANCE DAY EVENT http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1027 Thursday, 2nd October 2014 by Di Knell

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FAMILY BIG DRAW EVENT http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1026 Thursday, 25th September 2014 by Di Knell

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NEW NATIONAL CURRICULUM TOPICS FOR SCHOOLS http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1024 Friday, 5th September 2014 by Di Knell
New National Curriculum Besides the subjects described in our Teachers’ Pack, we are also now running enhanced sessions on the Stone Age and Smuggling (as part of a local history study) to support the new National Curriculum starting
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OUTING TO WEALD AND DOWNLAND OPEN AIR MUSEUM http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1022 Wednesday, 20th August 2014 by Cheryl Poole
OUTING TO WEALD & DOWNLAND OPEN AIR MUSEUM, NR GOODWOOD, WEST SUSSEX Date: Tuesday 23rd September 2014 Time of first pick-up: 8.30am Cost:
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FAMILY FUN DAY SUCCESS http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1021 Thursday, 14th August 2014 by Cheryl Poole
STRIPED blazer and boater, “flapper” dress and feather boa – Bexhill Museum volunteers went back to the Roaring Twenties for their annual summer Family Fun Day on Friday, July 25th. The Fun Day is held in partnership with Bexhill Carnival and sup
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MACHINE EMBROIDERY LACE TEXTILES COURSE http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1020 Wednesday, 13th August 2014 by Di Knell
For additional information and how to book please download the pdf Machine Lace Course Additional Information in Related Content above..
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STEPPING OUT TO EXPLORE BUCKHOLT FARM http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1018 Sunday, 13th July 2014 by Di Knell
Stepping Out to Explore Buckholt Farm and Local ironworks.Meet at Sidely Car Park at 2.00pm on Sunday 20th JulyFor a more demanding walk than usual. Please note the warning below from the Walk Leaders.Access to this private site is challenging with
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STEPPING OUT TO EXPLORE BUCKHOLT FARM. http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1017 Sunday, 13th July 2014 by Di Knell
STEPPING OUT TO EXPLORE BUCKHOLT FARM AND LOCAL IRONWORKINGS.Meet at Sidely Car Park opposite Lidl at 2.00 pm on Sunday 20th July for a somewhat more demanding walk than usual. Access to this private site is challenging with steep banks, uneven gr
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RE-DISCOVERING ETHNOGRAPHY IN KENT AND SUSSEX http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1016 Thursday, 10th July 2014 by Cheryl Poole
Collections Review and Community Engagement Project for 2014/15 Bexhill Museum and four other partner museums in West and East Sussex and Kent have awarded a grant to run a collections review project. Funded by the Arts Council England’s St
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FREE FAMILY OPEN DAY 25 JULY http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1015 Thursday, 10th July 2014 by Cheryl Poole

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BEXHILL TO CROWHURST LINE EXHIBITION http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1014 Thursday, 10th July 2014 by Cheryl Poole
IT takes a group of dedicated railway ?buffs? to put together an exhibition on a defunct rail line and do the subject full justice. On June 14, 1964 the last passenger-carrying diesel train thundered over the 17-arch viaduct over the Combe Haven
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SUSSEX DAY 2014 http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1013 Monday, 23rd June 2014 by Cheryl Poole
SUSSEX Day was brought to Bexhill Museum with a flourish when Rother member Cllr Paul Lendon rang the bell for the county. Stalls in the museum’s Education Room were selling everything Sussex – from Sussex flags to illustrated maps drawn
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CENTENARY CELEBRATIONS http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1012 Tuesday, 3rd June 2014 by Di Knell
Bexhill Museum celebrated its 100th birthday on Thursday 22nd May 2014 by throwing a party in honour of its founders. As well as good food, drink and company there was an abundance of special events. The evening also served as the off
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WHAT DID YOUR BEXHILL FAMILY DO IN THE WW1? http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1011 Monday, 19th May 2014 by Di Knell
What did your Bexhill ancestor do in the First World War? Workshop sessions with Bexhill Museum’s First World War Exhibition Group on Saturday 31st May 2014. Morning session 11am – 1pm or Afternoon session 2pm-4pm
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BE A VICTORIAN EXPLORER http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1010 Tuesday, 13th May 2014 by Di Knell

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BEXHILL MUSEUM'S 100TH BIRTHDAY http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1009 Monday, 12th May 2014 by Di Knell
Come and celebrate Bexhill Museums 100th Birthday, and help the museum thrive in the next 100 years! Centenary Birthday Party at the museum on Thursday 22nd May 6.30-8.30pm, buffet, bubbly and birthday cake as well as special activ
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MACHINE EMBROIDERY TEXTILES WORKSHOP - 7TH JUNE http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1008 Monday, 28th April 2014 by Rachel Heminway-Hurst
with Textile Artist Claire Buckley 11.15am - 4.30pm Saturday 7th June 2014 Beginners and those with more experience can enjoy the opportunity to build their knowledge of a wide range of textile techniques in a like minded group.The idea
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ANCIENT EGYPTION ART AND CRAFTS FAMILY ACTIVITY http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1006 Saturday, 5th April 2014 by Di Knell

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PARCELS AND PRESENTS FAMILY ACTIVITY http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1005 Saturday, 5th April 2014 by Di Knell

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MOVERS AND SHAKERS: SATURDAY 29TH MARCH http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1004 Thursday, 20th March 2014 by Di Knell
Movers and Shakers - Youth Performance and Exhibition Performance at the De La Warr Pavilion Auditorium on Saturday 29 March 2014 Exhibition at Bexhill Museum opening on Saturday 3 March 2014 A youth performance project celebrating Be
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MOVERS AND SHAKERS - A SPECIAL YOUTH PERFORMANCE http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1003 Wednesday, 12th March 2014 by Rachel Heminway-Hurst
Saturday 29th March at 2.30pm at De La Warr Pavilion Auditorium£2 for under 20's and concessions, £4 for adultsTickets on sale at the De La Warr now! go to:http://purchase.tickets.com/buy/TicketPurchaseBexhill Museum is celebrating its c
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OUTING TO KENWOOD HOUSE 8 MAY http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1002 Tuesday, 11th March 2014 by Cheryl Poole
OUTING TO KENWOOD HOUSE, HAMPSTEAD, LONDON Date: Thursday 8th May 2014 Time of first pick-up: 8.30am Cost: £23
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BEXHILL REMEMBERS PRIVATE MEMBERS VIEWING. http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1001 Sunday, 9th March 2014 by Di Knell
Bexhill Observer reported the opening of Bexhill Remembers which was well attended on Friday 28th February. THREE hundred and thirty one tiny bottles hang from the twigs of a tree. Each bears a label. Each represents a Bexhillian killed in the
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http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1000 Wednesday, 5th March 2014 by Di Knell

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THE BEXHILL MUSEUM CENTENARY BEAR http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=194 Friday, 14th February 2014 by Di Knell
The Limited Edition Bexhill Museum Centenary Bear is in the Museum Shop now.
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DROP-IN FAMILY ACTIVITY, BUTTERFLIES AND BEETLES http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=193 Tuesday, 11th February 2014 by Di Knell
BUTTERFLIES AND BEETLESCelebrate the opening of Bexhill Remembers.Saturday1st March, 12.00 to 4.00 pm with artist Jane Churchill.Free activity based on First World War art work in the museum. Normal fee for admission to the Museum apply.
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STEP INTO THE STONE AGE WORKSHOP http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=192 Tuesday, 11th February 2014 by Di Knell
MUSEUM CENTENARY ACTIVITYSTEP INTO THE STONE AGEMake pots, jewellery, tools and cave paintings.Adults £3, children £2.50 includes entrance to the Museum.
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JAPANESE ORIGAMI DROP-IN FAMILY ACTIVITY http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=191 Tuesday, 11th February 2014 by Di Knell
MUSEUM CENTENARY EVENT18th February 2014, 11.00-12.00 noon.Make a variety of animals and birds by paper folding.Join The Activity Free. For Admission to the Museum normal rates apply.
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MOVERS & SHAKERS – A MULTI-MEDIA YOUTH PERFORMANCE http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=190 Tuesday, 11th February 2014 by Di Knell
Saturday 29th March at 2.30pm at De La Warr Pavilion Auditorium Celebrate the 100th Anniversary of Bexhill Museum, with the amazing stories of the Museum’s founders, and some groovy 70s music! Developed and directed by Suzi Hopkins
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A NEW MACHINE EMBROIDERY AND TEXTILES COURSE http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=189 Tuesday, 7th January 2014 by Di Knell
A new Machine Embroidery and Textiles course at Bexhill museum in spring 2014. Claire Buckley a freelance textile artist, author and qualified teacher will be running a 6 week course from March 11- April 15 2014. Tuesdays from
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DRAWING MUSEUM LACE: THERESA WHITFIELD http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=188 Tuesday, 7th January 2014 by Di Knell
Teresa Whitfield Drawing Museum Lace Bexhill Museum 3 February – 8 May 2014 Characterized by a close resemblance to real fabric, Teresa Whitfield’s highly detailed ink drawings reference a time before the industrial re
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MOVERS AND SHAKERS MARCH 2014 http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=187 Wednesday, 4th December 2013 by Cheryl Poole
Movers and Shakers Youth Performance and Exhibition Project, Bexhill Museum Performance at the De La Warr Pavilion Auditorium on Saturday 29 March 2014 Exhibition at Bexhill Museum opening on Saturday 3 March 2014 Bexhill Museum will be
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BEXHILL REMEMBERS http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=186 Tuesday, 19th November 2013 by Di Knell
Bexhill Remembers Exhibition and archive project for 2014, opening Saturday 1 March 2014. Local people will uncover the part played by Bexhill residents in the First World War, thanks to a £35,500 grant from the Heritage Lottery
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GREEN MAN LECTURE REPORT - DR GEOFF DOEL http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=185 Thursday, 7th November 2013 by Cheryl Poole
On Wednesday 16th November Dr Geoff Doel gave an interesting, well illustrated talk on the ?Green Man’. These images of heads with foliage coming out of their mouths and eyes are found in many places, even in Bexhill – look above the door
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BEXHILL PHILATELIC SOCIETY - NEW DISPLAY http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=184 Tuesday, 5th November 2013 by Cheryl Poole
HISTORY in miniature has been brought to Bexhill Museum. The contents of a single but highly informative display case tell how a postal service was brought to the town. The display is the work of Bexhill Philatelic Society. It marks the stamp-collec
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SPOOKY SUSSEX DROP-IN http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=183 Friday, 18th October 2013 by Di Knell
SPOOKY SUSSEX DROP-IN AFTERNOONThursday 31st October 2013 from 2.00 to 4.00pm.Spooky crafts. Guided Walk-about through the Galleries from 3.00 to 4.00pm. Find the spookiest objects and learn all about them.Adults £3, children £2. Childre
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PARKLIFE PHOTOGRAPHY PROJECT AND EXHIBITION 2013 http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=182 Friday, 4th October 2013 by Cheryl Poole
Egerton Park Photography Project and Exhibition 2013: 4, 5, 6 & 8 October Parklife will be running a weekend of workshops and events in Bexhill to celebrate One Year On from Parkile 2012 and get everyone back into Egerton Park! Visit: ww
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HERITAGE OPEN DAY http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=181 Friday, 4th October 2013 by Cheryl Poole
BEXHILL Museum has played a significant local part in the Heritage Open Days project in which 4,500 buildings nationally were opened to the public. Museum curator Julian Porter gave a fascinating powerpoint presentation in the council chamber to
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PERGOLAS AND PAVILIONS http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=178 Friday, 13th September 2013 by Di Knell
A Pictorial History of Egerton Park 11.00 am – 12.30pm Tuesday 8th October 2013 at The Studio, De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill on Sea A free coffee time lecture given by Bexhill Museum’s Curator Julian Porter as part of the Park Life P
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DRAWING WITH NATURE http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=177 Wednesday, 28th August 2013 by Di Knell
Drawing with Nature FREE Drop in Family Fun Art Workshop 2.00 – 4.00pm Sunday 6th October at Bexhill Museum Have fun foraging in Egerton Park and then help to make a giant collage using your foraged materials. This event is part
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THE REAL THING BEXHILL MUSEUM TAKEOVER DAY http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=176 Wednesday, 28th August 2013 by Di Knell
The Real Thing Bexhill Museum Takeover Day at the De La Warr PavilionFree Family drop in activities 11am- 4pm Saturday 14th September, the De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill on Sea To celebrate the De La Warr Pavilion exhibition The Universal
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THE REAL THING BEXHILL MUSEUM TAKEOVER DAY http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=175 Wednesday, 28th August 2013 by Di Knell
The Real Thing Bexhill Museum Takeover Day at the De La Warr Pavilion Free Family drop in activities 11am- 4pm Saturday 14th September, the De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill on Sea To celebrate the De La Warr Pavilion exhibition The Univers
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BUCKSWOOD SCHOOL SUPPORT FOR MUSEUM http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=174 Thursday, 22nd August 2013 by Cheryl Poole
DEDICATED volunteers on the Education Group at Bexhill Museum have doubled the number of children visiting the museum on school trips in two years. Group leader Anne Lucarotti told Mark Redsell, head teacher of Buckswood School, on Monday, Augus
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FAMILY FUN DAY REPORT http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=172 Tuesday, 13th August 2013 by Cheryl Poole
CHILDREN’S laughter filled the building when Bexhill Museum staged its Family Fun Day. More than 500 youngsters took part in the July 26th event, staged in support of Bexhill Carnival. Ten volunteers from the staff of Hastings Direct, which i
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FREE FAMILY OPEN DAY 26 JULY 2013 http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=171 Wednesday, 17th July 2013 by Cheryl Poole
Bexhill Museum 10.30 - 4.30pm Friday 26th July 2013 Entry to the museum and all activities on the day are FREE and you can drop in and take part at any-time. To celebrate the Bexhill Carnival and our Sussex Folklore exhibition, come and explore
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GUIDED WALKS SUMMER 2013 http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=170 Wednesday, 17th July 2013 by Cheryl Poole
Guided Walks. £3 per person. 24th July 2pm Discover the Coombe Valley. Meet at Hastings Garden Centre car park. 21st August 6.15pm. Stepping out to The Amsterdam. Meet Galley Hill Coast Guard Station 15th September 2pm. Stepping Out to
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ALL ABOUT BOATS CHILDRENS' ACTIVITY 29 AUGUST http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=169 Wednesday, 17th July 2013 by Cheryl Poole
On Thursday 29th August 2013, Drop In to our first Drop-in Activity Event all about Boats! Between 2.00 and 3.30 come along and move along the craft trail, painting, drawing, gluing, model making as you go. For 4 to 9 year olds accompanied by
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WHEEL ALONG FOR AN ACTIVITY ON 22 AUGUST 2013 http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=168 Wednesday, 17th July 2013 by Cheryl Poole
Wheel along to our Holiday Fun Activity from 2.00 to 4.00 pm on Thursday August 22nd 2013! Follow the Activity Trail and explore the impact and story of wheels. Make models, paint, draw, stuff, glue in the Education Room and find the wheels all
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CELEBRITY ANTIQUES ROAD TRIP http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=167 Thursday, 27th June 2013 by Cheryl Poole
VRRMM! Antiques expert David Harper brought a growling E-Type Jaguar V12 to a halt on De La Warr Parade and out stepped supermodel Jodie Kidd. The celebrities were on a mission – to meet Bexhill Museum chairman John Betts. Scott
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WEALDEN HOARD http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=166 Monday, 24th June 2013 by Cheryl Poole
A GRAPHIC account of the discovery of one of the most important hoards of rare Roman coins was given on Tuesday, May 28th to guests at Bexhill Museum. The visitors included town MP Greg Barker, High Sheriff Graham Peters, Town Mayor Cllr Frances
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CARNIVALS, COSTUMES AND CELEBRATIONS 26 JULY 2013 http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=165 Monday, 24th June 2013 by Cheryl Poole
FREE family open day at Bexhill Museum 10.30 - 4.30pm All activities on the day are FREE and you can drop in and take part at any-time. To celebrate the Bexhill Carnival and our Sussex Folklore exhibition, come and explore the elaborate costumes
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TITUS GIG JULY 5TH 2013 http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=164 Tuesday, 11th June 2013 by Cheryl Poole
The popular folk/eclectic acoustic/originals band Titus is playing a long-awaited return gig at Bexhill Museum on July 5th as part of the Sussex Folklore season and to help raise museum funds. Titus are well-known throughout Kent and Sussex for thei
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HMS SCOURGE PRESENTATION http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=163 Tuesday, 11th June 2013 by Cheryl Poole
GENERATIONS of children visiting Bexhill Museum will be able to learn of an historic link between the town and Holland. Bexhill aimed at raising £120,000 to buy a corvette during its Warship Week in 1942. Despite the fact that its war-time
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OUTING TO LULLINGSTONE ROMAN VILLA http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=162 Tuesday, 4th June 2013 by Cheryl Poole
OUTING TO LULLINGSTONE ROMAN VILLA AND DOWN HOUSE, THE HOME OF CHARLES DARWIN Wednesday 7 August 2013 Time of first pick-up: 8.30am Cost: £28 per person (£15 for English Heritage members) This outing is to one of the most outsta
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GIANTS ARRIVE AT MUSEUM http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=161 Friday, 24th May 2013 by Cheryl Poole
TWO towering figures now stand guardian over Bexhill Museum’s major exhibition for 2013. Folklore, Farming, Festivals and Fertility already featured farm implements from the past, a time-line of country rites and rituals plus colourful cost
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MONSTERS WORKSHOP - CHILDREN'S HALF TERM ACTIVITY http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=160 Thursday, 16th May 2013 by Cheryl Poole
Looking for something to do in the May half term? An arts and crafts afternoon best suited to children aged from 4 to 9, but children who enjoy drawing, painting, sticking and creating crafts are welcome. Children can take everything they make ho
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OUTING TO PORTSMOUTH HISTORIC DOCKYARD http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=158 Thursday, 2nd May 2013 by Cheryl Poole
Including THE NEW MARY ROSE MUSEUM Tuesday 4th June Time of first pick-up: 8.30am Cost: £32 per person This outing is to Portsmouth and its historic dockyard with its various attractions. We hav
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MUSEUM WELCOMES BEXHILL OBSERVER http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=157 Friday, 19th April 2013 by Cheryl Poole
A LAUNCH day to welcome the Bexhill Observer staff held on Friday, April 5 saw many of the paper’s readers visit the museum to meet them. The paper’s reporters have not had a base in the town since the Observer office in Sackville Road s
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MUSEUM ACCREDITATION http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=156 Tuesday, 2nd April 2013 by Cheryl Poole
BEXHILL Museum has been awarded full accreditation by the Arts Council after being judged by the same standards as the V&A. Months of work for Bexhill Museum curator Julian Porter backed by the efforts of the establishment’s volunteers
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FOLKLORE EXHIBITION OPENS http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=151 Wednesday, 6th March 2013 by Cheryl Poole
SIR Goddard Oxenbridge of Brede had the misfortune to be considered an ogre who ate children. This was not helpful in the 15th Century and in 1487 Sir Goddard was executed by being cut in half with a wooden saw.Sir Goddard’s fate is just one o
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SEX, DRUGS & MUSIC HALL http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=150 Friday, 1st February 2013 by Cheryl Poole
Sex, Drugs & Music Hall.Adaption from THE BOX through spoken-word, music, performances. Event dates: 27th February, 6 March and 13 March, all starting at 2.30pm.
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ROMAN HOARD AT MUSEUM http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=149 Friday, 1st February 2013 by Cheryl Poole
WHAT has been described as the most important hoard of Roman 3rd Century coins found in Britain since the 1930s will be on public display at Bexhill Museum from Monday, February 4.Enthusiast Tim Simmonds, of Burwash, was hurrying home in the rain in
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VOLUNTEER'S GOOD NEWS YEAR! http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=148 Friday, 1st February 2013 by Cheryl Poole
VOLUNTEERS who keep Bexhill Museum operating have been told of their “good-news” year. They were attending a meeting in the Education Room which reviewed progress and reforms made in 2012 and summarised plans for the 2013 season which op
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MUSEUM DV8 PERFORMANCE http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=147 Thursday, 13th December 2012 by Cheryl Poole
THE bound files of the Bexhill Observer dating back to its launch in 1896 were the inspiration for a running series of live performances at Bexhill Museum on Friday, December 7th. Matinee and evening audiences saw drama and music students aged 16-18
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NEWSFLASH http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=146 Friday, 30th November 2012 by Cheryl Poole
Performance Students bring 100 year old newspaper archives back to life at Bexhill Museum. Due to the success of the Global Gathering youth project and exhibition that took place over the summer, Bexhill Museum has been awarded more funding to engage
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MUSEUM ELVA AT NEC http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=145 Thursday, 15th November 2012 by Cheryl Poole
A KEY element in Bexhill’s motoring heritage has helped publicise both the town and its museum at the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham.Members of the Bexhill 100 Motoring Club used a covered trailer specially designed for the purpose to
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AUTUMN HALF TERM ACTIVITIES http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=143 Wednesday, 24th October 2012 by Cheryl Poole
The museum is delighted to be running two exciting events for children and families this autumn half-term. These hands on music and craft activities are inspired by our amazing collections of art from all over the world.Tuesday 30th October from 2 &n
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VOLUNTEER JOYCE CELEBRATES 90TH BIRTHDAY http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=142 Monday, 15th October 2012 by Cheryl Poole
AMONG the younger volunteers who keep Bexhill Museum running there is one helper who is even younger in heart.When Joyce Philpott is not taking her turn at the independent, accredited, Egerton Road museum she is busy helping ring the bells at St Pete
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MARTELLO TOWER SCALE MODEL NOW EXHIBITED http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=141 Monday, 15th October 2012 by Cheryl Poole
A GLIMPSE of what life was like for the troops who manned the town’s defences against invasion by Napoleon Bonaparte can now be gained at Bexhill Museum. Bill Hill, the retired architect who reconditioned the museum’s original scale mode
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ARMSTRONG CAR EXHIBITION OPENS 2 OCTOBER 2012 http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=140 Friday, 5th October 2012 by Cheryl Poole
HAD the manufacturers patented their many technical innovations and put the Armstrong car into production, pioneer motoring would have taken a different course. But they didn’t. The result of their labours was a single machine which languished
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NEW AUDIO-VISUAL SYSTEM UNVEILED: 5 SEPTEMBER 2012 http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=139 Monday, 10th September 2012 by Cheryl Poole
MUSICIANS were seen playing in full wide-screen colour as guests gathered in Bexhill Museum’s cafe for a ceremony marking the gift of its new audio-visual system. The Wednesday, September 5th event was an opportunity to thank Bexhill Chamber of
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MUSEUM OPEN DAY SUCCESS! http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=138 Monday, 13th August 2012 by Cheryl Poole
BEXHILL Museum played a key role in the highly-successful Party In The Park venture. Volunteers welcomed more than 1200 visitors as the Museum threw open it doors. Saturday, August 11th will long be remembered as a joyous occasion when families flock
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FREE OPEN DAY AT BEXHILL MUSEUM: SAT 11 AUGUST http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=137 Monday, 6th August 2012 by Cheryl Poole
Saturday 11th August from 11am – 4pm Come and explore the world at Bexhill Museum, in celebration of our world art collections and the opening of A Global Gathering exhibition. As well as FREE entry into the museum for everyone, we will be runn
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EXILES - LIVE MUSIC - 9 AUGUST 2012 http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=136 Wednesday, 25th July 2012 by Cheryl Poole
Following the success of their last performance the Exiles are back for another evening of music. 9 August 2012, 7.30pm onwards Tickets are £6 and available from the Museum. Doors open 7.30pm for a 8pm start. Seating is limited and on a 1st com
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QUIZ NIGHT - 3 AUGUST 2012 http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=135 Wednesday, 25th July 2012 by Cheryl Poole
Following the success of our quiz last year and many requests for another...3rd of August- Quiz at Little Common Community Center: doors open 7pm for 7.30 start. Tickets available from museum at £7.50. Ploughmans style dinner and dessert includ
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BEXHILL MUSEUM'S CAFE EVENT: 17 JULY 2012 http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=134 Friday, 6th July 2012 by Cheryl Poole
The Olympic Flame will be carried along Bexhill's seafront on Tuesday 17 July 2012. Bexhill Museum, located opposite the Clock Tower, is very close to the Torch Relay path, so why not come and join us in our cafe event whilst you wait in anticipation
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TALES OF GREEK MYTHS: 15 JULY 2012 http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=133 Friday, 6th July 2012 by Cheryl Poole
Interactive Tales of greek myths. Story telling afternoon about some of the popular greek gods. Children are invited to act out the stories as they are told by Zeus. Places are limited so book now.
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A GLOBAL GATHERING - EXHIBITION LAUNCH http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=132 Monday, 2nd July 2012 by Cheryl Poole
DELIGHTED students had their first opportunity to see their work on public display when Town Mayor Cllr Joanne Gadd opened Bexhill Museum’s latest exhibition. A Global Gathering celebrates the museum’s rich world art collections. Young pe
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HERITAGE TRAIL LAUNCH http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=130 Monday, 18th June 2012 by Cheryl Poole
VIEWERS can now learn how Bexhill became the birthplace of British motorsport thanks to a motor heritage trail of five full-colour display boards. A cavalcade of historic vehicles headed by Bexhill Museum’s replica of the Serpollet steam car wh
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THE ROMANS - THURSDAY 7 JUNE http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=129 Friday, 25th May 2012 by Cheryl Poole
Bexhill Museum Childrens' Activity programme - summer half term Thursday 7th June 2012, 2pm-4pm An arts and crafts afternoon making mosaics, jewellery, swords, shields and catapults.(Recommended ages 5 – 8 years but open to all who enjoy drawin
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THE KURSAAL STORY - HALF-DAY SCHOOL: 26 MAY 2012 http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=128 Friday, 18th May 2012 by Cheryl Poole
The Kursaal Story – Bexhill Museum half-day school Bexhill’s Kursaal has always been a subject of wonder and curiosity. It is no longer there, of course, but how could this stylish, exotic looking centre of entertainment have come to a sm
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SEASIDE ENTERTAINMENT WORKSHOPS COMING IN MAY http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=126 Thursday, 26th April 2012 by Cheryl Poole
MEMBERS of the public are being invited to take a detailed look at one of the key factors which shaped Twentieth Century Bexhill. With That’s Seaside Entertainment, the Society of Bexhill Museums is offering three half-day workshops in the Eger
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POP ART EXHIBTION OPENS 21 APRIL 2012 http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=125 Wednesday, 25th April 2012 by Cheryl Poole
A SPECIAL Bexhill Museum exhibition featuring nearly 40 gold and platinum discs, CDs and DVDs has been dedicated to the museum’s unsung heroes. In a 25-year career as a record company executive with giants like CBS, Polygram and MGM, graphi
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KURSAAL EXHIBITION OPENS MARCH 2012 http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=124 Wednesday, 25th April 2012 by Cheryl Poole
SIX months of detailed research and painstaking work have produced an evocation in miniature of a long-lost Bexhill landmark.At 82, retired architect Bill Hill’s eye for detail and steady hand with a pair of tweezers are undiminished.The man
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DIAMOND JUBILEE JAUNT: 2 JUNE 2012 http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=123 Tuesday, 24th April 2012 by Cheryl Poole
Join in this sponsored walk from Galley Hill to the Bexhill Museum to raise money for the Society of Bexhill Museums (registered charity) and to celebrate the Queen's Diamond Jubilee. Fancy dress encouraged with prized for best dressed judged during
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MY LIFE IN MUSIC - 18 MAY 2012 http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=122 Tuesday, 24th April 2012 by Cheryl Poole
Part of the national 'Museums at Night' initiative, Brian Hyams talks about his life in the music industry. This evening compliments Brians' current exhibition at the museum. 7pm for a 7.30pm start - tickets £7.50 - available in advance from t
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MUSEUM METAMORPHASIS http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=116 Friday, 23rd March 2012 by
"metamorphosis" (mt-môrf-ss): change of shape, transformation...Bexhill Museum has recently undergone major redevelopment which included a new two-storied wing to house the Costume Museum collection and display the town’s mot
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PRESS RELEASE 2 MAR 2012 http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=114 Friday, 2nd March 2012 by Cheryl Poole
THE premier exhibition for Bexhill Museum’s 2012 season poses an intriguing range of questions. Sporting Bexhill was formally opened by Town Mayor Cllr Stuart Wood at a gathering in the Egerton Road museum’s costume and social histo
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BEXHILL MUSEUM'S HISTORY http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=113 Tuesday, 28th February 2012 by Cheryl Poole
Our history Bexhill Museum was opened in 1914. The Reverend J.C. Thompson FGS and Kate Marsden FRGS were instrumental in the setting up of the museum and the Reverend Thompson was Hon Curator until 1924. The museum was housed in the Egerton Park
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PRESS RELEASE 14 FEB 2012 http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=112 Tuesday, 28th February 2012 by Cheryl Poole
IN an immediate response to the shock sudden death of soul diva Whitney Houston, a South Coast Museum is staging its own unique tribute. The eight-platinum CD award designed in 1999 to mark Whitney’s eight-million sales in the UK is now o
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PRESS RELEASE 4 FEB 2012 http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=111 Tuesday, 28th February 2012 by Cheryl Poole
MORE than 70 of the faithful folk who keep voluntarily-run Bexhill Museum going crowded its education room. They were taking part in the museum’s first Volunteers’ Day, one of a raft of new measures designed to help the fully-accred
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PRESS RELEASE 26 JAN 2012 http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=110 Tuesday, 28th February 2012 by Cheryl Poole
VISITORS to Bexhill Museum this year will be spoilt for choice when it comes to the range of exhibitions planned there. The Egerton Road museum re-opens on Monday, February 6. To mark Olympics year, the major exhibition will be Sport In Bexhil
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PRESS RELEASE 25 JAN 2012 http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=109 Tuesday, 28th February 2012 by Cheryl Poole
BEXHILL Museum features in a forthcoming edition of BBC2’s Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is. An edition featuring Society of Bexhill Museums chairman John Betts is due to be screened at 5.15pm on Wednesday, February 8. When John receive
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PRESS RELEASE ARCHIVE http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=108 Wednesday, 8th February 2012 by Cheryl Poole
Please see the press releases from the past year below: August 2011: Christmas Craft Fair 2011 - Saturday 19 November 2011, 10am - 5pm: Stalls now available to book! We are now taking bookings for our second annual Christmas Craft Fair. Tables are &p
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LECTURE ARCHIVE http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=107 Friday, 9th December 2011 by Cheryl Poole
'Museum Evening Lectures' Almost everyone reading this will possess at least one pair of spectacles and might have wondered where this indispensable piece of equipment came from. Frank Barraclough, who practiced locally as an optometrist for 50 year
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ACTIVITIES http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=106 Wednesday, 24th August 2011 by Cheryl Poole
For information on the Childrens' Holiday Activity Afternoons and Holiday Technology Challenges, please check out the KidZone page!Guided Walks:Heather Morrey and a team of volunteers run two programmes of guided walks each year. The subjects are div
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14TH MAY GUIDED WALK http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=105 Wednesday, 24th August 2011 by Cheryl Poole
Sunday, 14th May at 2.00pm Stepping Out into Egerton Park and Polegrove These two large open spaces have many a fascinating tale to tell. From their laying out to continued current awards, with Canadian baseball, a lost memorial drink
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RESEARCH http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=104 Monday, 22nd August 2011 by Cheryl Poole
Bexhill Museum has an Access Centre available for research.We have 3 workstations with PCs and resources where visitors can research many aspects of Bexhill's history. There is no need to book and use of this facility is included in the museum entry
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EDUCATION http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=103 Monday, 22nd August 2011 by Cheryl Poole
Welcome to Bexhill Museum's Education Page! Bexhill Museum offers visits to the museum, outreach to schools and guided walks. We have developed a Teachers' pack which is now available online! Teachers' Pack Please note: Besides the
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PRESS RELEASES http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=101 Monday, 6th June 2011 by Cheryl Poole
The latest press releases in relation to events, activities, lectures, exhibitions and more at Bexhill Museum can be found in the 'All News' section of this website.For the latest newsletters, take a look at the Bexhill Museums Newsletters page.Plus,
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TRANSPORT EXHIBITION http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=100 Thursday, 19th May 2011 by Cheryl Poole
STEAM, electricity and the internal combustion engine –the three modes of propulsion illustrated in Bexhill Museum’s motor heritage gallery have been echoed in this display. Hitherto unseen artefacts have been drawn from museum storage t
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MUSEUM LECTURES http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=99 Tuesday, 8th February 2011 by Cheryl Poole
The Society of Bexhill Museums host a wealth of lectures throughout the year. The 2011/12 lecture programme is available to download here: Lecture Programme 2011/12We will aim to bring you reports of the lectures on this page. For past lectures, plea
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FAMILY FUN http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=98 Monday, 26th July 2010 by Cheryl Poole
Join us for our activity afternoons! Throughout school holidays Bexhill Museum offers activity afternoons for children. Please see our events page and check out the museum calendar!
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BEXHILL MUSEUM NEWSLETTERS http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=97 Wednesday, 10th February 2010 by Cheryl Poole
Welcome to Bexhill Museums newsletters.You can find the latest issue on this page in PDF version, along with the newsletters from the last couple of years (please note some documents are large and may take a while to load): Visit 'adobe' website for
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TEMPORARY EXHIBITIONS ARCHIVE http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=96 Wednesday, 10th February 2010 by Cheryl Poole
Temporary Exhibitions 2016:Exploring Stuff - Our Lives with ObjectsBexhill GaragesSomething Old, Something NewClick on the banner below to view details of these three fantastic exhibitions:Temporary Exhibitions 2015:"Bexhill and Abroad" - 2 February
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MUSEUM'S OFFICIAL OPENING http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=94 Thursday, 19th November 2009 by Cheryl Poole
Bexhill Museum was officially opened by our patron, Eddie Izzard on Thursday 26 November Eddie Izzard returned to the town of his childhood to render yet another service to a cause he holds dear.Despite of the rain Eddie completed a half marathon fr
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MUSEUM CALENDAR http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=75 Wednesday, 5th August 2009 by

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MUSEUM CURIOSITIES http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=70 Monday, 3rd August 2009 by
The Museum walks programme regularly brings to light little snippets of interesting information, details of some historically significant person or event or even one of those things that is neither significant nor important but raises the comment, &l
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COFFEE MORNINGS http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=65 Wednesday, 29th July 2009 by
Coffee mornings are on the first Thursday of every month at the Parkhurst Hall, Parkhurst Road from 10.00 am to 11.30 am, everyone is welcome and it is a good way of making friends and finding out about what the museum is and the people who are invol
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MUSEUM SHOP http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=63 Wednesday, 29th July 2009 by
The museum shop stocks an amazing range of souvenirs, gifts and mementos as well as a good range of educational items and books with local connections. Many of the books are our own publications and cover a range of local history subjects. The shop a
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BEXHILL'S DINOSAURS http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=62 Wednesday, 29th July 2009 by
The rocks on which Bexhill is situated are about 130 million years old and were formed in a geological period called the Lower Cretaceous. They contain the fossilised remains of the plants and animals that inhabited a radically different landscape. T
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BIRTHPLACE OF BRITISH MOTOR RACING http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=61 Wednesday, 29th July 2009 by
7th Earl De La Warr started the development of Bexhill-on-Sea as a fashionable resort from the rural inland village of Bexhill in 1883. After the Earl’s son and heir Viscount Cantelupe married in 1891 the control of the Bexhill estate was passe
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THE DE LA WARR PAVILION http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=59 Monday, 27th July 2009 by
The De La Warr Pavilion is the most famous building in Bexhill. It was the first welded steel frame public building in this country and one of the best early examples of the International Modernist style. The Pavilion was championed by the 9th Earl D
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GUIDED WALKS AND TALKS http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=52 Saturday, 25th July 2009 by
Guided Walks And Talks:Heather Morrey and a team of volunteers run a programme of guided walks each year. The subjects are diverse and often link with temporary exhibitions in the museum, anniversaries or national awareness days. Most walks take p
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THE HISTORY OF BEXHILL http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=48 Friday, 24th July 2009 by
The first reference to Bexhill, or Bexlei as it was originally called, was in a charter granted by King Offa of Mercia in 772AD. It is recorded that King Offa had ‘defeated the men of Hastings at Pevensey’ in 771AD. At this time, the term
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ACCESSIBILITY http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=36 Friday, 24th July 2009 by
Home page (access key 1)News (access key 2)Site map (access key 3)Contact Us (access key 9)Access key details (access key 0)
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CONTACT DETAILS http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=14 Thursday, 23rd July 2009 by
By post or in person: Bexhill MuseumEgerton RoadBexhill on SeaEast SussexTN39 3HLGeneral enquiries01424 222058enquiries@bexhillmuseum.co.uk Julian Porter, curator01424 222058julian.porter@rother.gov.uk Marketing01424 222058marketing@bexhillmuseum.co
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ABOUT BEXHILL MUSEUM http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=13 Thursday, 23rd July 2009 by
Bexhill Museum was opened in 1914. The Reverend J.C. Thompson FGS and Kate Marsden FRGS were instrumental in the setting up of the museum and the Reverend Thompson was Hon Curator until 1924. The museum was housed in the Egerton Park Shelter Hall, bu
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GET INVOLVED http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=8 by
Why not join us? Joining Bexhill Museum Limited helps the organisation whilst offering benefits to members, inlcuding: Free admission to BexhillMuseum Regular newsletters and advance notice of events: including exhibitions, walks, lectures,
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EVENTS & ACTIVITIES http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=7 Wednesday, 22nd July 2009 by
For our events listing, please follow the link belowEventsFor details about the activities on offer, please follow the link belowActivitiesCheck the KidZone for info on activities for children and young people!KidZoneFor all events, activities, outin
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EDUCATION & RESEARCH http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=4 Wednesday, 22nd July 2009 by
To find out about the education programme at Bexhill Museum, please follow the link below
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EXHIBITIONS http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=3 Wednesday, 22nd July 2009 by
Exhibitions for 2017Roaring Twenties & Stylish Thirties1 February to 17 December 2017: A shimmering display from our costume collection Discover silk chiffon flapper dresses covered in bugle beads and sequins, unmade dress panels of equal sp
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HOME PAGE http://www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk/index.php?pid=1 Wednesday, 22nd July 2009 by
Welcome to Bexhill Museum 2017 Museum Open 1 February to 17 December 2017 Bexhill Museum offers something for everyone from local history and archaeology to fashion and Bexhill’s motor heritage.The unique collections are housed in a distinctive
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