Cycling – December

Seventeen members rode on our last cycle ride of the year on a very cold Friday in December. We hadn’t got very far when one member got a puncture. Two others stopped to help him and fortunately the trio managed to catch up with the main group. Our thanks to Frank for arranging the ride […]

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Bridge (Tuesday pm) – December/January

The improvers group continues to flourish and new members are welcome, just ring the number below if you are interested in joining us.  We are a friendly group and we  play rubber bridge from 2-4pm  in the  Ashley Room. We close for Christmas December 19th 2017 and will be open again on January 2nd 2018.

Play Reading (Modern) – December

For our final meeting of the year (Tuesday 19th December) we‘ll be reading a short play and then getting into festive mood with sausage rolls, mince pies etc – particularly if we all remember to bring something!  Please note that until further notice our meetings will be held in the lounge instead of the usual venue.

Music Appreciation (Friday) – November/January

At our November Meeting we listened to short poems by Robert Browning, William Wordsworth, John Keats, Edward Thomas and Walter de La Mare complimented by music by Leonard Bernstein, Bedrich Smetana, Heiter Villa-Lobos, Antonio Vivaldi, Astor Piazzaro and Ferde Grofe. Although the ad-hoc nature of the morning produced some strange bed-fellows our members appeared to enjoy […]

Aspects of History – December/January

We shall not be meeting in December, but will be back again in January when Peter Ellement will talk to us about the “Mary Rose”. That’s sure to be interesting. We cover a wide range of topics so why not come along on a regular or occasional basis? We next meet at 2.30pm, 25 January 2018 […]

Play Reading (Shakespeare) – December/January

Other commitments prevent us meeting in December, but we’ll be back in January to complete reading “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” and to watch the DVD of it in performance. We’re a small but welcoming group.  Why not come along and meet us in the Bowden Room at 2 pm on 10 January 2018? Contacts: Phyllis […]

The Treasury Team – December Ramblings

Just a few slim-line diaries at £2.50 each for the year 2018 remain on the FOR SALE shelf so please make contact with Margaret or David a bit quick to buy or reserve before it is too late. and never let it be said that members are not kept up-to-date about important issues. PS: Here […]

Group Enablers Report – December

Many thanks again to all the Group Leaders who continue to run our many groups. If there are any members who wish to join or start new groups please do not hesitate to get in touch with us. We are here to help. We are looking forward to the start of the new Book Group […]