On Saturday 13th May 2023, members of KTS gathered on Marine Parade to witness the unveiling of a commemorative plaque to mark 200 years of the Kemp Town Estate, building of which commenced in 1824. The plaque, which was designed by local resident Vanessa Minns, was unveiled by Gavin Henderson and the ceremony was conducted by Simon Smith, Chairman of the Society.

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Members of The Kemp Town Society gathered to witness the unveiling of the commemorative plaque

Unveiling of memorial plaque

Gavin unveiling the commemorative plaque

The commemorative plaque

Simon, Vanessa and Gavin with the unveiled plaque