Visit to St Mary’s Abbey, Swan Street

Posted on May 16, 2019

There will be a Tour of the Abbey at 2pm with refreshments from 3pm in the Centre, you may also like to know that the sisters sing the office of “None” (pronounced No Nay) at 3pm, which lasts 10 minutes. Any who wishes to would be most welcome to join us in the guest chapel for this...

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Summer Outing

Posted on Apr 24, 2019

Summer Outing

Gravesend to Southend Boat Trip For many years paddle steamers such as the “Medway Queen” have offered trips across the Thames Estuary to the world’s longest pier at Southend. Join us on this fantastic day out to once again have fish and chips on the beach, visit Adventure Island or ride the train to the end of the pier.

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Pocahontas – the non-Disney Story

Posted on Mar 23, 2019

Pocahontas – the non-Disney Story

Tuesday 18th June Pocahontas – the non-Disney Story An illustrated Talk, by Christoph Bull, tour guide, speaker, historical adviser and Mace Bearer for Gravesham Borough...

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Twitch Heritage Centre

Posted on Sep 11, 2017

Twitch Heritage Centre

The Twitch Heritage Centre, Douce’s Manor, St. Leonard’s Street, will next be open  on the following dates: Sunday 26th May, Sunday 23rd June, Sunday 28th July, Saturday 21st September and Sunday 22nd September (Heiritage Open days) Sunday 10th November (Rememberance Sunday). Please note revised opening times of The Heritage Centre it will be open from Noon to 4pm, last admission 3.30pm. Douce’s Manor is a private residence, the house and grounds are not open to the...

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