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20 August 2015
KíNex Kits to be Won in Bridge Drawing Competition

Budding young bridge designers are invited to take part in a school holiday competition. Rochester Bridge Trustís friendly mascot Langdon the Lion is asking anyone aged 16 and under to send him their drawings of bridges. . . . More


Langdon the Lion

23 July 2015
Honorary Doctorate for Bridge Clerk

The Chief Executive of Rochester Bridge Trust has been recognised with an honorary doctorate. Chartered civil engineer Sue Threader received a Doctor of Science award from the University of West Londonís School of Computing and Technology on Wednesday, 22 July, during a graduation ceremony at Wembley Stadium. . . . More


Sue Threader

15 June 2015
Court Elects New Wardens

New Wardens of Rochester Bridge were elected at a Special Meeting of the Wardens and Assistants held at the Bridge Chamber on 1 June 2015. Alan Jarrett stepped up from Junior Warden to Senior Warden, and Russell Cooper was chosen as the new Junior Warden, both having been elected for two-year terms ending in May 2017. . . . More


New Senior and Junior Wardens


Bridge Wardens Lectures 2015

The Wildlife of the North Kent Marshes

Alan Jarrett, Senior Warden, Rochester Bridge Trust

Tuesday 20th October 2015

As well as serving as the Senior Warden of the Trust, Alan Jarrett has been wildfowling for over 40 years, mostly in Kent but variously around other English and Scottish estuaries and firths and latterly abroad. He is a well-known sports writer. His first book, Wildfowling ?One Winterís Tale, was published in 1988 with Shooting At Clays published in 1991. To date he has published over 600 articles on all facets of country sports, conservation and other subjects. Alan is the current Chairman of both the British Association for Shooting and Conservation and the Kent Wildfowling and Conservation Association.

Lectures will be held in the medieval Bridge Chapel, 5 Esplanade, Rochester, ME1 1QE. Refreshments available from 6:30 p.m. Lectures begin promptly at 7:00 p.m. Tickets are free but MUST be booked in advance from Sue Reilly by email or by telephone on 01892 513033.


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