1000 Years of Wiston

Our next presentation at 7:30 p.m. on Friday 4th November, at Ferring Village Hall is a talk by Janet Pennington on 1000 Years of The Wiston Estate.


This illustrated talk encompasses some of the ups and downs of the estate ownership over the last millennium.  See how the estate has grown in size, and follow its ownership.



Janet Pennington was born in Sussex.  She is an independent researcher with a degree in the architectural and social history of early-modern Sussex inns and taverns (Thesis). She was the archivist at Lancing College, and also taught local history and palaeography for the Centre for Continuing Education at the University of Sussex.