Society Events

Garden Party 30th June 2018

Garden Party, June 30th, 12-4 North Garden Some details and reminders! By tradition, everyone brings a plate of finger food for the Food Stall. This should be savoury, though fresh fruit is also very acceptable. All other sweet things will …

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The Garden Party 2018

Our annual Garden Party will be held on June 30th. This year the theme will be white. Watch this space for updates

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Brighton Youth Orchestra Concert

The Society held a Concert and Dinner on March 10th in St George’s Church Kemp Town with the Brighton Youth Orchestra and special guest Rachel Fryer. The programme included music from Holst, Glazunov, Finzi and Peter Compton and was supported …

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Thomas Read Kemp

Lectures given by Dr. Sue Berry, Michael Osborne and Prof. Stephen Adutt at the Thomas Kemp day in 2010 transcribed from recordings made at the time. The photographs accompanying these talks are not currently available -so they have to be imagined …

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Thomas Read Kemp (1782-1844) A Day of Celebration

The Kemp Town Society organised, principally by Mark Eynon,  “A Day of Celebration of The Rev’d Thomas Read Kemp, M.P.”, who created the Kemp Town Estate and contributed most to the attracting the super-rich from London to live in Brighton. It …

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