Monthly meetings are held at the Methodist Church, 34B South Street, Bishop's Stortford, CM23 3AZ, on the second Monday of each month. At 1:45p.m. in the new hall for signing up to events and group registration. At 2:30p.m. in the Church for the monthly speaker, with the A.G.M in March.
Please press "Display events by category" to change from date order.
Events are always subject to change.
Suggestions for future outings or constructive thoughts on past outings can be made to the Outings/Events Coordinator via link on CONTACT page.
Please see the POLICY DOCUMENTS page for the policy for some activities.
|Dates for your Diary|
|Mon Mar 25th||WALKS - CITY TREKKERS||Jenny & Mike...... Woolwich|
|Fri Mar 29th||HISTORY GROUP 1||"Naughty Newmarket - sex and scandal during the reign of Charles II" by John Sutton|
|Mon Apr 8th||Meeting||2.30 pm Talk|
Speaker: Martin Llyod .....Subject: "Without Let or Hindrance (Story of Passports)"
|Mon Apr 8th||Outings Booking Date||NORWICH - 11th July - (On sale at History-1 group prior to this) £17|
Organiser: Jenny McGregor
|Wed Apr 10th||Outing|
OXFORD - complete with one hour blue badge conducted walking tour £26.50
|Tue Apr 16th||COMPUTER/IT||Virtual Machine by Ken Wheatley|
|Wed Apr 17th||CLASSICAL MUSIC APPRECIATION||French & Polish composers - Chopin piano concerto No1|
|Fri Apr 26th||HISTORY GROUP 1||" Tudor Hertfordshire" Speaker form the County Archives Service|
|Wed May 8th||Outing||Oakham/Rutland Water with boat trip and cream tea £36.50 on sale January meeting|
Departure: 8am Sawbridgeworth, 8.10 Sainsburys Thorley back car park, 8.20 Rugby Club Silver Leys, 8.25 Causeway,8.30 Dunmow Road
Organiser: Maria Jackson 07828 188190
|Thu May 9th||WALKS- THE ORIGINAL LONDON WALKS||Soho & Dickens----- Valerie Porter & Peggy Griggs|
|Mon May 13th||Meeting||2.30 pm Talk|
Speaker: Warren Ashton .....Subject: "Origins odd phrases used in everyday conversations."
|Wed May 15th||CLASSICAL MUSIC APPRECIATION||I've heard that song before - Borodin String quartet No2|
|Tue May 21st||COMPUTER/IT||Microsoft PowerPoint by Derek Hinge|
|Thu May 23rd||Outing||Braintree Silk Museum/Wilkin Tiptree train, museum and afternoon tea. £39 on sale January meeting|
Departure: 9.20 Sainsburys Thorley, 9.30 Silver Leys, 9.40 Causeway by loos, 9.45 Dunmow Road(Nags Head) on request, 9.50 Dunmow Road Manor Links
Organiser: Carole Scott - 505214
|Fri May 24th||HISTORY GROUP 1||May 24th. "Anglican Cathedrals of England" Presentation by Valerie Judge|
|Thu Jun 6th||Outing||ELTHAM PALACE AND GARDENS - £32 including tour of house, £20 for English Heritage member (card must be shown at time of booking)|
On sale March meeting.
Depart: Silver Leys 9.15, Causeway 9.20 , Dunmow Road 9.25
Organiser: Barbara Chappell 300115
|Mon Jun 10th||Meeting||2.30 pm Talk|
Speaker: Paul Adams.....Subject: "Rock & Roll will never die."
|Mon Jun 17th|
→Fri Jun 21st
|Holiday||EASTBOURNE 17th June 3 star Hotel break 4 nights 5 days half board-- Seafront hotel £399.00 basic price Single room supplement £79.00|
Visits will include Tunbridge Wells (lunch stop) Herstmonceux castle, Battle Abbey , Hastings , Leeds Castle (on way home)
Also a free day in the resort. £50.00 deposit See brochure for full details Details October Meeting
Organiser: Derek and Daphne Francis: 812520
|Tue Jun 18th||COMPUTER/IT||3D Printing by Richard Ling|
|Wed Jun 19th||CLASSICAL MUSIC APPRECIATION||Composers beginning with H - Hummel trumpet concerto|
|Mon Jun 24th||WALKS - CITY TREKKERS||Chris & John|
|Mon Jul 8th||Meeting||2.30 pm Talk|
Speaker: Brian Wass.....Subject: "Shop Lifting, How it is Done & how it is Prevented."
|Thu Jul 11th||WALKS- THE ORIGINAL LONDON WALKS||Kings Cross Regeneration----- Dorothy Gorman & Pat Branchflower|
|Thu Jul 11th||HISTORY GROUP 1||NORWICH £17|
Depart: Sawbridgeworth 8.10,Rear of Sainsburys Thorley 8.20,Silver Leys 8.30
Organiser Jenny McGregor
|Tue Jul 16th||COMPUTER/IT||No Meeting|
|Wed Aug 7th||Outing||BRUGES - Travelling by Channel Tunnel and will have 5 hours free time in Bruges. MUST HAVE A PASSPORT TO TRAVEL|
Depart: 6am Sawbridgeworth, 6.10 Sainsburys Thorley, 6.20 Silver Leys, 6.25 Causeway and 6.30 Dunmow Road
On sale at March Meeting
Organiser Maria Jackson: 07828 188190
|Thu Aug 8th||HISTORY GROUP 1||Outing to Royal Hospital Chelsea|
|Mon Aug 12th||Meeting||2.30 pm Talk|
Speaker: John Robinson.....Subject: "Memories of Career in RAF and Civil Aviation."
|Tue Aug 20th||COMPUTER/IT||No Meeting|
|Fri Sep 6th||HISTORY GROUP 1||Outing to Copped Hall|
|Mon Sep 9th||Meeting||2.30 pm Talk|
Speaker: Michael Grillo.....Subject: "Your cheatin Heart (the story of country music)."
|Mon Sep 16th|
→Sat Sep 21st
|Holiday||HOLIDAY TO SIDMOUTH, DEVON, ROYAL YORK & FAULKNER HOTEL, HALF BOARD WITH COACH TRIPS DAILY, APPROX £525.00 - £25.00 DEPOSIT (NON RETURNABLE)|
TABLE AT THE OCTOBER MEETING.
Organiser Rose Anderson: 831277
|Tue Sep 17th||COMPUTER/IT||Mobile Phones Revisited by Ray Haswell|
|Mon Sep 23rd||WALKS - CITY TREKKERS||Pat & Tony|
|Thu Oct 10th||WALKS- THE ORIGINAL LONDON WALKS||Lincoln's Inn Fields----- Jeff & Kay Poynter|
|Mon Oct 14th||Meeting||2.30 pm Talk|
Speaker: Damien O'Dell.....Subject: "Adventures of a ghost hunter"
|Tue Oct 15th||COMPUTER/IT||Tips & Tricks for Windows 10 by Colin Reed|
|Mon Nov 11th||Meeting||2.30 pm Talk|
Speaker: Jenny Kelsey .....Subject: "How to Control Your Wife : Women & Victorian Marriage"
|Mon Nov 25th||WALKS - CITY TREKKERS||Alan & Maureen|
|Mon Dec 9th||Meeting||2.30 pm Talk|
Speaker: Keith Baldwin .....Subject: "Christmas Greetings"
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