The Regal Room

Events

We have a monthly talk/slideshow or film

It will state below where there is a charge for these events

Tickets are available from the museum during opening hours.
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday 10am to 4pm
01268 773535



2019 Talks/slideshows

Tickets for all talks must be booked in advance



14th February - "Poverty, Protest and Progress:
Essex Farmworkers 1850-1914

At 7.30pm, (doors open at 7pm)

All Welcome, Friends of the museum £3.50 or £4

This is the second part of the talk by Ted Woodgate.

14th March - "Jack the Ripper a Crime Analyst View"

At 7.30pm, (doors open at 7pm)

All Welcome, Friends of the museum £3.50 or £4

A dramatic presentation on the Jack the Ripper case with material from the time, supplied by a Rayleigh resident who is the Great Great Granddaughter of George Lusk the then Chairman of the Whitechapel Vigilance Committee. There will be photographs and facsimiles of exhibits from the case imaged in the 1980's before they went missing from Scotland Yard. A talk and slide show by Robert Milne.

9th May - "No Empty Vassells"

At 7.30pm, (doors open at 7pm)

All Welcome, Friends of the museum £3.50 or £4

A talk and slide show on the Vassell family of Eastwood by Carole Mulroney

13th June - TBC

At 7.30pm, (doors open at 7pm)

All Welcome, Friends of the museum £3.50 or £4

11th July - "Barber Surgeon"

At 7.30pm, (doors open at 7pm)

All Welcome, Friends of the museum £3.50 or £4

A talk by The Companye of Merrie Folke"
A Medieval/Tudor re-enactment Group

8th August - Murder Mystery Evening

At 7.30pm, (doors open at 7pm)

All Welcome, Friends of the museum £3.50 or £4

8th August - Murder Mystery Evening

12th September - "Rayleigh Windmill"

At 7.30pm, (doors open at 7pm)

All Welcome, Friends of the museum £3.50 or £4

12th September - "Rayleigh Windmill" A talk and slide show by Trevor Rand

10th October - "Rayleigh and the Railway"

At 7.30pm, (doors open at 7pm)

All Welcome, Friends of the museum £3.50 or £4

A talk and slide show by Alan Clarke. This talk will be accompanied by an Exhibition to mark the anniversary of 130 years since the railway came to Rayleigh.

14th November - TBC

At 7.30pm, (doors open at 7pm)

All Welcome, Friends of the museum £3.50 or £4

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