Book Club

Play Reading (Modern) – April meeting

It’s ‘Buy one, get one free’ this month!  For a start we’ll be completing the final act of Dial M for Murder, with all its skullduggery.  Frederick Knott’s play was the inspiration for the 1954 Hitchcock film, for which Knott also wrote the screenplay.  But then we’ll still have time to fit in another final […]


Walking (Half Day – Wednesday) – April meeting

The April walk will take place on Wednesday, 12th April, and will commence from Welford Wharf car park – which is off the A5199 as you enter Welford from the north.  As spaces are slightly limited please car share where possible.  Our normal 10am start time applies.  The walk is approximately six miles in length […]

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Science and Technology – April meeting

Our next meeting will take place on Wednesday, 26th of April, at 2pm when John Freeland will be presenting a talk entitled ‘Looking for Particles 1972 and 2012’.  New members are always welcome.  Michael Milsom.


Ukulele – March meeting

In March, we had fun playing and singing songs with the theme of ‘Numbers’, eg: Two Little Boys, Three Little Birds, Eight Days a Week, 500 Miles, etc.  Some of us (Strictly Ukuleles) have performed three concerts this month to local audiences, and they all want to re-book us!  We enjoy performing, but enjoy even […]


Singing for Fun – March meeting

As we’ve now grown to expect, another grand afternoon’s singing with a lovely crowd of eighteen songsters, two of whom were newcomers on a ‘tasting’ visit.  Judith got the show on the road with some voice projection and posture exercises and alternated with me in introducing (and playing) a wide variety of different genres of […]


Walking (Half Day – Tuesday) – April Meeting

The next walk on Tuesday, 4th April, will be a walk at Pitsford Reservoir.  Please meet at The George Inn, Brixworth, near Northampton, at 10am to order food.  We will drive to the car park next to the causeway on Pitsford reservoir, about five minutes down the Holcot road, where there is a  parking charge of about £3. […]


Card Craft (No 2) – March meetings

The March report already!  We are officially in Spring, although you could be forgiven for thinking it is summer here, as I write this from Liverpool.  What has that to do with cardmaking you may ask?  Not a lot, except that I was getting inspiration this morning for future projects as I was out and […]


Walking (Half Day – Thursday) – April meeting

Our next walk is on 20th April.  It will be from Mowsley to Laughton Hills and will cover about 4.5 miles.  The start time is 10am and we should finish by 12.30.  The meeting point is St Nicholas parish church in Main Street, Mowsley and the most direct route from Market Harborough is the A4304 […]

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Walking (All Day) – April meeting

The next walk, which will be led by Maryan Richardson, will be on 27th April starting at 10am from the playing fields car park in Cold Ashby.  The directions to the start when travelling from Naseby to Cold Ashby are as follows: after the sharp right bend on entering the village, at the next sharp […]