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Events

The Events listed here are in Date order.

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Dates for your Diary
October 2019
Tue Oct 29thMonthly MeetingsSubject: Stories and songs of Marie Lloyd
Speaker: Irene Bowkett
A talk, in costume, about the life and songs of "The Queen of the Music Hall"
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November 2019
Wed Nov 6thOutings

Outing: The Evening Tower of London- 7:30 to 11:30 pm in the Tower.
Status: FULL - CLOSED
Contact: Maria Kelly at Outings Organiser
Cost: £36 per person incl. coach/gratuity, 2 course meal, Ceremony of the Keys
Last payment date: 24 September 2019
Pickup: 2pm Tarpots Coach Stop

This is a very special and privileged visit only accessible with a personal contact at the Tower. Many thanks to Jenn Duggan for enabling this visit.

Visit includes:

  • A two course meal at the Tower Hotel.
  • A guided tour by a Yeoman Warder.
  • Witness the very famous Ceremony of the Keys.
  • Visit to the Warders club/bar where you can purchase drinks - cash only.

Please note that the Tower do impose strict rules and regulations for visitors, which everyone must abide by or will be turned away, e.g. appropriate dress. We are sure this will not be a problem and Maria has circulated these rules.
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Fri Nov 22ndOutingsOuting: Bury St. Edmunds, Christmas Market
Status: OPEN for booking
Contact: Maria Kelly at Outings Organiser

Cost: £15 per person includes coach/gratuity only.
Last Payment Date: Tuesday 24 September2019
Pickup: 9:30 Tarpots Coach Stop
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Tue Nov 26thMonthly MeetingsSubject: A life on the road with Peter King
Speaker: Peter Regelous
A humorous talk about his life in the entertainment industry, with anecdotes about the best and the worst experiences, on both BBC and ITV, along the way.
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December 2019
Mon Dec 16thOutingsOuting: Thames Lunch Cruise and London Lights
Status: ADVICE ONLY Taking bookings from around 30 July 2019.
Contact: Maria Kelly at Outings Organiser

Cost: £50 per person includes coach/gratuity, Thames Cruise with lunch, Lights tour.
Last Payment Date: 16 October 2019 - £10 non-refundable deposit at time of booking
Pickup: Tarpots Coach Stop - time TBA
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Tue Dec 31stMonthly MeetingsNO MEETING IN DECEMBER
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January 2020
Fri Jan 17thSocialBenfleet U3A New Year Lunch at the Arlington, Leigh

Doors open 12:30 for 1:00pm lunch; carriages at 4.00pm

Cost: £27 per person including tips excluding drinks.

Open for Booking NOW For details and booking please see Special Occasions
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