Events from September 2017

The Ship's 200th Anniversary Year


13 September 2017 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING followed by

Wednesday 8.00pm "The Longest Battle - The Atlantic 1939-45"

Professor Captain (rtd.) Iain Moffat RD DL RNR


Wednesday 11th October 2017: A Dinner Party for Friends & their guests to celebrate the 200th anniversary of the launch of our ship to be held at West Hartlepool Rugby Club with our Patron, the Rt. Hon. Lord de Saumarez. Details have been circulated to members.


29 November 2017 "Two Centuries, Not Out !

Wednesday HMS Trincomalee and all that ..."


21 February 2018 "Two Hundred Years of HMS Trincomalee"

Wednesday Derek Hinds


21 March 2018 "Brexit and Waterloo: What did the Europeans

Wednesday ever do for us?"

Paul Brunyee


25 April 2018 A presentation by Clare Hunt, the Curator for

Wednesday The National Museum of the Royal Navy - Hartlepool


In May 2018 The Friends' 25th Birthday Party

Date and Venue to be confirmed


Unless otherwise stated all events take place at the Historic Quay,

Hartlepool at 7.00pm – Talks starting at 7.30pm after refreshments


Apart from the Dinner Party and Birthday Party, these events are free for Friends, guests charged £3 each.





The Friends of

HMS Trincomalee