Category: <span>Events</span>

Tales of England Walk

A New Vision of Canterbury’s Past Canterbury’s Tales of England is an ambitious plan to transform the presentation of Canterbury’s history.   Canterbury Commemoration Society has arranged a 1.5 mile walk to introduce the project and visit the main sites involved. These include Westgate Towers, Holy Cross Church, Canterbury Castle, …

Wowed by Aphra

On the evening of 8 July 2021, Charlotte Cornell wowed the CCS AGM with a powerful and rousing talk on APHRA BEHN. This remarkable Canterbury-born woman was the FIRST female professional writer in English; female writer whose work (Orinooco) became a prime abolitionist text; author of a novel in English …

BE THERE!

The COMMEMORATION SOCIETY’S AGM will take place at Canterbury Christ Church’s Old Sessions House at 7.00 pm on THURSDAY 8 JULY. As well as Society management business, CHARLOTTE CORNELL will be talking about the A is for Aphra campaign and the Canterbury-born feisty spy-writer APHRA BEHN. If you’re not already …