Walking (Half Day – Thursday) – February meeting

Our next walk is on Thursday, 16th February starting at 10am.  It will be from the Causeway car park, Brixworth Country Park.  This is at the Holcot end of the reservoir, on the right before the Causeway.  The route from Market Harborough is the A508 south, and turn left at the first Brixworth roundabout.  At […]

Music Appreciation (Tuesday) – January meeting

We meet on the third Tuesday of each month at 10am.  In January we continued with our plan to listen to all the Beethoven (1770-1827) piano sonatas when we got to the ‘Piano Sonata No.15 in D Major (Pastoral)’.  This is the last of the era of the grande sonate in Beethoven’s development of the […]

Architecture – January meeting

We meet on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 2pm in the Lounge at the Congregational Church.  In January Michael gave us a look at architecture in the Baltic Region and at our next meeting on Tuesday, 28th February, we will move closer to home when Trish will take us on a visit to […]

Groups Co-ordinators’ report – February

Do you enjoy reading?  If you like the idea of sharing your opinion of a book with others in an informal and friendly atmosphere you’ll be interested in joining our proposed new book club.  What you choose to read and where and how often you meet is up to you.  We’re also keen to start […]

Walking (Half Day – Tuesday) – February meeting

The next walk is on Tuesday, 7th February, and is being led by John Flower.  We start from the Stag’s Head pub at Maidwell, please meet at 10am to order food.  The walk goes towards Haselbech and then loops back towards Lamport using bridleways, then back along the old railway line into the village on […]

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Creative Writing for Fun – February meeting

Usually we meet on the last Friday of the month, 2-4pm at St Nicholas Church, Little Bowden.  It’s a friendly group with varying degrees of skill, from beginners to the very experienced, and new members are always welcome.  Each month we read out our pieces and agree on a title for the following month.  The […]

Patchwork & Quilting (No 1) – January meeting

We had only one meeting in January as Foxton village hall was being used as a polling station on the day of our second meeting, but we have started our new project and already the work being produced is lovely!  I think there will be some absolutely stunning quilts to see later this year and […]

Walking (All Day) – January meeting

January’s walk on the 26th took in the area around the Langtons where we had an impromptu lesson on hedge-laying and also recruited a number of new members – the group is full now!   

Walking (Half Day – Wednesday) – February meeting

The February walk will start from Irthlingborough at our normal 10am start time.  Irthlingborough is approximately twenty miles away and around a thirty minute drive.  On arriving in Irthlingborough go straight on at the roundabout in the centre, then turn immediately right into the free car park.  Park at the bottom nearest to the church. […]

Singing for Fun – January meeting

An exciting programme awaits you at our next meeting on Friday, 27th January, it even includes a song written by one of our members!  So real, home-grown entertainment is yours to take part in.  Robert Cook 01858 469337.