First Light Cafe, 68 High Street, Gosport, Hampshire, PO12 1DR
Richard will call on his experience in the Royal Navy along with his detailed research into disasters at sea, to bring you this illustrated talk packed with information and detail, as always, with deepest respect to those who were impacted…
Richard M. Jones is a historian specialising in lost ships and forgotten disasters. A serving member of the Royal Navy, he spends all his spare time digging through history to find evidence of forgotten incidents and has placed several memorials to such disasters around the UK. He has published nineteen books.
Dividing his time between Bridlington and Southampton, he always has many more projects in the pipeline and is a keen traveller and history detective.
Duration 60 minutes.
Tuesday 12 September: 1900
Assisted Booking Telephone: 023 9217 7392 or 07849 399 823
Booking opens: 26 August 2023 09:30
Booking closes: 10 September 2023 17:00
Pedestrian area so the nearest car parks are off Mumby Rd or South Street.
This cafe run by FirstLight Trust is a cosy hub for veterans, welcoming all for Heritage Open Days. Please arrive 10 minutes before start to get seated.
Richard M Jones
Within the pedestrianised High Street, close to the harbour end.