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Kent Branch : Diary of Events 2020

The events listed below are those specifically arranged by the Kent Branch of the Society. For details of other events related to Jane Austen (theatre productions, musical events, lectures, literary festivals etc), some of which may also be located in this area of the country, please refer to the Events UK page.

Saturday 14 March
at 11.00 am

AGM and Talk.

Speakers: Michael Biddis and Louise Dilloway.
Title: An Excursion to Sanditon with their presentation, Seaside Follies.
Venue: Hadlow Manor Hotel, Maidstone Road, Tonbridge, Kent TN11 0JH.
Further details from Samantha Ford on 07590 526655 or e-mail

Saturday 25 April
at 12.30 pm

Novels Views

Subject: Pride and Prejudice
Venue: Horsmonden.
Further details from Jackie Doorne via telephone (07891 128455) or e-mail

Saturday 6 June

Summer Event at Godmersham Park CT4 7DT

Further details in due course.

Wednesday 16 December

Jane Austen's Birthday Celebration

Talk by Gillian Dow, Professor of English, University of Southampton.
Venue: St Peter & St Paul, Tonbridge TN9 1HD
Talk title in due course.
Further details from Vivian Branson on 07785 760995 or e-mail