Transport Group – October meeting

The Transport group meets at the Little Bowden Bowling Club, Kettering Road, Market Harborough, on the first Wednesday of the month from 10am until noon.  The next meeting will take place on Wednesday, 4th of October, when I will be presenting a talk about the life of Charles Stuart Rolls.  New members are always welcome. […]

Group Enablers’ report – September

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 contact with us.  We are here to help.  I am very pleased to welcome Rose Gale as the new Joint Group Enabler, […]

Art History – October meeting

Our next meeting at 10am on October 2nd in the Bowden Room will feature ‘The Meeting of Asia & Europe 1500 – 1800’ and will be followed by discussion.  Linda Carruthers.

Singles Sunday Lunch (No 1) – August meeting

On Sunday, 27th August, nine members of group 1 of the Singles Sunday Lunch groups, met in Rothwell at the Thai Gardens restaurant.  We had the ‘Sunday Buffet’ which is a set menu for £17.  It was fantastic.  We had a round table with a ‘lazy Susan’ in the middle, and were delivered four delicious […]

Discovering Poetry (Friday) – September & October meetings

Having made our own choice of poems in September, we are back to ‘Themes’ in October, when we we will be reading poems about ‘Animals’.  This will be followed in November, when the evenings will definitely be closing in, by ‘Sleep’. We meet on the first Friday of the month at 10am in the Bowden […]

Singles Sunday Lunch (No 3) – August meeting

The Oathill Pub in Market Harborough was the venue for Group 3’s lunch on Sunday 20th August.  Nine of us had a very enjoyable lunch whilst catching up on each other’s gossip.  The only downside was that, whilst the food was extremely good, the service was, once again, quite slow, with lunches being delivered one […]

Local History group outing!

On the afternoon of Tuesday, 17th October, there is a Local History group trip to the Frameknitters Museum which is located just south of Nottingham.  We shall be going by coach, leaving Market Harborough at 1pm outside the Market Hall and should be back in Market Harborough around 5pm.  The cost of this trip, to […]

Walking (Half Day – Thursday) – September meeting

Our next walk is on 21st September.  It will be from Billesdon to Sludge Hall and The Coplow, and will cover about 4.9 miles.  The start time is 10am and we should finish by 12.30 pm.  The meeting point is the centre of Billesdon village (Market Place).  Please let us know if you would like […]

Ukulele – August meeting

Eighteen members of Strictly Ukuleles played a concert at the Churches Together Holiday At Home event in Market Harborough in August, which was very much enjoyed by those attending.  We have more concerts coming up in the weeks ahead, so we’re busy with our ukes.  Have uke, be happy.  David Evans.