Mayor’s talk on WWI’s effect on Lewes – Tuesday 31 January 2017, 2:30pm and 4:30pm

A Mayor’s Charities event for 2017

Graham Mayhew: The Men and Women who Didn’t Return: Lewes’ Wartime Casualties 1914-1918

An illustrated lecture by the Mayor exploring how the names for the War Memorial were compiled, the many whose names were not included, and some of their life stories. This will provide insights into what life in Lewes was like at the time, and the impact on the local community of Lewes’s losses during the Great War.

Venue: Lewes Town Hall Council Chamber

Entry: Free. Space is limited, so tickets must be booked in advance from the Town Hall in person. 2:30pm talk is sold out. 4:30pm tickets available.

There will be a collection at the event for the Mayor’s charities

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Lewes War Memorial postcard

 

 

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