november, 2021

thu04nov7:30 pm9:00 pmOnline Talk – 65 years’ memories of Queen Victoria HospitalEast Grinstead Museum7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Event Details

An interview with Bob Marchant, who worked alongside McIndoe and the Guinea Pigs

The Guinea Pig Club, founded in 1941 by patients of the famed plastic surgeon Sir Archibald McIndoe celebrates it’s 80th anniversary  in 2021.

As part of this, we are hosting a series of events focused on the impact of the club.

This talk is an interview with Bob Marchant, former Chief Operating Department Assistant at the Queen Victoria Hospital. It discusses Bob’s work at the Hospital and his time working under Sir Archibald McIndoe. Alongside this, the interview also covers his role as the Honorary Secretary of the Guinea Pig Club for the last 15 years. Bob will be also discussing his work in setting up the Queen Victoria Hospital Museum. Today the collection is located at East Grinstead Museum.




(Thursday) 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm


East Grinstead Town Museum

Old Market Yard, Cantelupe Road, East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 3BJ

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