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The Kemp Town Society (KTS) is the charitable society formed to conserve the unique Grade 1 listed Kemp Town Estate on Brighton's eastern seafront in East Sussex.
Why Become a Member
Membership of the Society helps ensure you will be first to hear news of developments and proposals affecting the estate and its surroundings. The Society is committed to building strong, positive links with the Council, developers and other heritage organisations to make sure that the collective voice of its members is heard. Annual membership costs from £10 per household.
The Society is dedicated to protecting and promoting Thomas Read Kemp's wonderful and unique seaside estate. The Committee monitors all local planning issues and applications and has a representative on the Council's Conservation Advisory Group which makes planning recommendations to the Council.
The Society holds social and cultural events throughout the year to build a strong and active community. Members have free entry to the annual summer garden party and have first chance to buy tickets to all other events.

Who's Been Living in My House

A record of the history of the residential occupation of the Kemp Town Estate since its inception to 1970.

The Committee

The committee meets regularly in order to supply The Society’s voice on behalf of the membership and to act or react to many issues.
Vaughan Rees OBE
Vaughan Rees OBE

Vice Chairman

    Vanessa Minns
    Vanessa Minns

    Editor Who’s Been Living in My House

      Ann Wroe
      Ann Wroe

      Newsletter Editor, Garden Party

        Jill Sewell
        Jill Sewell

        Blue Plaques Committee

          Michael Bedingfield
          Michael Bedingfield

          Conservation Advisory Group

            Adam Liversidge
            Adam Liversidge


              Contact Us

              Please contact us by post, email, or by completing the contact form below.
              Flat 1, 9 Sussex Square Brighton, BN2 1FJ


              Download our latest (Spring) Newsletter View all our earlier newsletters here
              Blue Plaques

              The Society monitors all blue plaques around the estate and has a dedicated representative.
              The latest blue plaque unveiling was for Minnie Turner at 13 Victoria Road, Brighton.