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Walking (Wednesday Half Day) – July

You’ve heard of Yorkshire’s ‘Three Peaks’, maybe even done them? Well for July’s walk on the 11th we won’t be climbing them but we’ll get good views of Tilton’s ‘Three Peaks’, namely Whatborough, Colborough and Robin-a-Tiptoe. Despite what you may think the walk is not all that hilly (honest!), mostly pasture with eight stiles. Park […]

Mountain Ash NGS Open Garden Days

NEWTOWN LINFORD OPEN GARDEN 8TH & 15TH JULY – ‘MOUNTAIN ASH’, 140 ULVERSCROFT LANE’, LE6 0AJ Since 2013 this newly developed two acre garden has opened under the National Garden Scheme to raise money for the nursing charities the NGS support. Mike & Liz Newcombe’s ‘Mountain Ash’ garden, situated halfway along Ulverscroft Lane between Newtown […]

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Tuesday half day walk

The next walk is on Tuesday 3rd July from The Wharf lnn at Welford   NN6 6JQ. Please meet at 10.00am to order food. The walk is along the canal, on tracks and over grass fields. Diana Baxter 0116 279 2947   email: kibhardi@hotmail.com            

Strollers – July

Thank you Pat & David for our stroll from Maidwell.  The Northamptonshire views in that area are always a pleasure to behold; the weather was just right & there were no stiles as promised . On Friday 10th August we meet at The Shoulder of Mutton, in Great Bowden, telephone number 01858465142, postcode LE16 7EU. Meet […]

Book Club 1 – July

The Woman Who Went to Bed for a Year Sue Townsend The novel is a humorous take on the social issues of a dis-functional family which involves numerous quirky characters. The narrative is lively but the majority of us did not take very enthusiastically to the book. However, two of our members did enjoy the […]

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Coffee and Tea

Thank you to the team from 60’s Music for making & serving coffee & tea at our June meeting. I was pleased to hear that you had enjoyed doing it. From now on at our monthly meetings we will be sending a board round asking for 4 people to put their name against a month […]

Discovering Poetry (Friday Group) – July

Having enjoyed our ‘Food’ in July, we will be turning our attention to making our own choice, with the theme ‘Pick a poet or two’ in August. We meet at 10am in the Ashley  Room on the first Friday of the month and would make any new members very welcome.

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Modern Play Reading – June

Having taken a break last month, it is to be hoped that we won’t take too much longer ‘Disposing of the Body’ (Hugh Whitemore)! Bring your tap-dancing shoes on June 19th as we start ‘Stepping Out’ by Richard Harris, an acutely observed comedy set in a North London church hall, the venue for the weekly […]