Partner for Bridge wanted!

I have been searching for a partner to play duplicate bridge on Mondays to no avail.  If you can help do please contact me on:  anne.pridmore@outlook.com  or telephone 07872 038370.  Anne Pridmore.

Partner for Bridge wanted!

I have been searching for a partner to play duplicate bridge on Mondays to no avail.  If you can help do please contact me on: anne.pridmore@outlook.com or telephone 07872 038370.  Anne Pridmore.

Society Today – January meeting

All members contributed at this month’s meeting, making very good points about this worrying topic:  ‘The Deterioration of Family Life’.  Marriage breakups are quite frequent; non-married couples often split which consequently may have harmful effects on individuals, and loneliness and anxieties which easily lead to brief liaisons.  Children suffer greatly having little support, getting little […]

Singles Sunday Lunch (No 3) – January meeting

Sunday, 15th January, saw the very first lunch of 2017 for Group 3 of the Singles Sunday Lunch Groups.  Eleven of us met at the Bell Pub in Gumley and enjoyed the comfort of two blazing hot fires in the two bars.  Most welcome on such a damp day.  There was an air of excitement […]

German

Post-Christmas bills, winter weather, world politics, dry January (?); 2017 has brought plenty of things to raise blood pressure but here are some instant fixes.  Turn up the heating to widen your blood vessels; rhythmic sighing once a minute helps to lower BP; even a fake smile reduces heart rate when you feel tense.  But […]

Wine Tasting – January meeting

Some lovely Californian reds brought some welcome warmth to our January meeting.  Mick chose two Merlots and two Zinfandels from the Wine Society’s list, and all were well received.  Zinfandel (Primitivo in Italy) produces some lovely red wines which are not always appreciated in this country, and the Shenandoah (£10.50) from Amador county was given […]

Discovering Poetry (Friday) – January & February meetings

We will enjoy our ‘Special Places’ in January, and we look forward to each choosing one of our favourite poets in February.  We meet at 10am in the Bowden Room on the first Friday of the month. Our group is currently full but you would be made most welcome by the Tuesday group.  Jill Hart.

Transport – February meeting

The Transport group meets at 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, 1st February, when Bruce White will be showing another episode of ‘Railway Roundabouts’.  New members are always welcome.  Michael Milsom.

Science and Technology – January meeting

We start the New Year with a Science and Technology based quiz.  Following the spirit of scientific philosophy the answers will be debated as the question master’s answers are not assumed to be final.  The quiz will take place on Wednesday, 25th January, in the Langton Room at 2.00pm and new members are always welcome. […]