Core Meetings are held on Monday mornings during term times at the Bridge Club, 909 Warwick Road, Solihull B91 3EP. They start at 9.50am and finish by 12 noon including a refreshment break. From September 2021 the meeting charge will be £3.00 per person.

The programme incorporates a wide variety of talks by both guest speakers and members in a friendly and social environment. All full members are encouraged to attend as regularly as possible and active participation is welcome.

Programme for Autumn Term 2021

Sept.13thExperiences of My Father as a POWSheila Woolf
Sept.20thThe Life & Expeditions of Sir Ernest ShackletonHugh Sharpe
Sept.27thSt John's AmbulanceCarol Trigg
Oct.04thFrom the British Raj Era to the PresentAbdul Jalil
Oct.11thMeningitis - A Life Changing ExperienceAngela Cloke
Oct.18thThe Millennium WayBarry Durman
Oct.25thFast Aid Charity & Ambulance First RespondersTerry Flower
Nov.01stGlos. & Warks. Railway Past & PresentJohn Myall
Nov.08thBlood BikesMartin Williams
Nov.15thRobert Fitzroy - whose life touched many thingsRay Sands
Nov.22ndThe Great Fire of WarwickGillian White
Nov.29thFarming, Conservation & EducationJohn Plumb
Dec.06thSing Away, Way to your 'Art's ContentCarol Francis
Dec.13thChristmas Celebratory Morning followed by Xmas BuffetBridge Club

Programme for Spring Term 2022

Jan.10thMary's MealsCatherine Carr
Jan.17thOvercoming Barriers to Being ActiveSarah Meharg
Jan.24thMy StoryCarol Caldicott
Jan.31stMy Favourite Poem/My Own PoemArden Members
Feb.07thThe Diary of Lily Gluck, Holocaust SurvivorJohn Berkeley
Feb.14thThe Holbeche Family of WarwickshireLaurence Ince
Feb.21stArden's 29th AGM
Feb.28thThe Inventions of Leonardo Da VinciJavad Hashemi
Mar.07thEye Witness TestimonyKen Atkinson
Mar.14thColombiaAlistair Caldicott
Mar.21stTrams of Warwick and LeamingtonPeter Coulls
Mar.28thDo You Know Frida Kahlo? Diana Strong
Apr.04th'If I Were Prime Minister...'Arden Members