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 […]

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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 […]

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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.

Group Enablers’ report – July

We do hope that you are all enjoying the summer break.  We are still looking for new members who would like to form a new Book Group, Flowers for Fun and a Moviemaking group.  At the moment the response has not been as good as we would have hoped but we will continue to promote […]

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Creative Writing for Fun – September & October meetings

Although we say it, we are a friendly group of varying writing skills, but whatever our level of competence, we enjoy it. Programme: We read our written efforts at the meeting (500-600 words).  A short story of precisely 50 words on any subject is optional but fun. Forthcoming topics: September 29th – Memories. October 27th […]

Photography (Digital)

Recently three new members have joined us who are very welcome but, consequently, we have expanded to the extent that further growth in membership is no longer viable (room size and allocation of time).  There will be a waiting list (if demand requires) – people do come and go!  We have set our limit at […]