The Shorncliffe Military Lectures 2014 back after 200 years!

The Shorncliffe Trust are pleased to announce we are restarting the Shorncliffe Military lectures, first started in 1803 by Colonel Coote-Manningham of the 95th Rifles Regiment of Foot, under the Guidance of Sir John Moore.

The Shorncliffe Trust will be holding the lectures at the Old Garrison Church, now the Tower Theatre, Folkestone, Kent on Saturday 15th November 2014.

The speakers include General Sir Nick Parker, Professor Esdaile and Andrew Morgan. The event starts at 10.00 till 17.00.

Tickets are £20 available through Eventbrite (search Shorncliffe Lectures). Exhibits, bar, food available, free parking. For further information email

We would love to see those of you who served at Shorncliffe from the Junior Leaders through to the present day.