Bishop`s Stortford


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
January 2019
Fri Jan 25thHISTORY GROUP 1"Mediaeval Germany"- a trip along the Maine, presented by Jenny and Mike McGregor (Subs due - £10.00)
February 2019
Mon Feb 11thMeeting2.30 pm Talk
Speaker: Brian Carline .....Subject: "Tripe & Trotters - Growing up in 40s & 50s"
Tue Feb 19thCOMPUTER/ITSimple Spreadsheets by Colin Reed
Wed Feb 20thCLASSICAL MUSIC APPRECIATIONComposers beginning with B - Bruch violin concerto No1
Fri Feb 22ndHISTORY GROUP 1"The History of spoken English" A talk by Charlie Haylock
March 2019
Mon Mar 11thMeeting2.30 pm Talk after AGM
Speaker: Liz Watts .....Subject: "Chief Exec East Herts, re River Lane development"
Wed Mar 20thCLASSICAL MUSIC APPRECIATIONHeavenly bodies - Mozart Symphony N041 Jupiter
Mon Mar 25thWALKS - CITY TREKKERSJenny & Mike TBA
Fri Mar 29thHISTORY GROUP 1"Naughty Newmarket - sex and scandal during the reign of Charles 11" by John Sutton
April 2019
Mon Apr 8thMeeting2.30 pm Talk
Speaker: Martin Llyod .....Subject: "Without Let or Hindrance (Story of Passports)"
Wed Apr 10thOuting

OXFORD - complete with one hour blue badge conducted walking tour £26.50
Depart: 8am Sawbridgeworth, 8.10 Thorley Sainsburys rear car park, 8.20 Silver Leys, 8.25 Causeway, *.30 Dunmow Road.
Organiser: Maria Jackson 07828 188190

Wed Apr 17thCLASSICAL MUSIC APPRECIATIONFrench & Polish composers - Chopin piano concerto No1
May 2019
Wed May 8thOutingOakham/Rutland Water with boat trip and cream tea £31.00 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
Mon May 13thMeeting2.30 pm Talk
Speaker: Warren Ashton .....Subject: "Origins odd phrases used in everyday conversations."
Wed May 15thCLASSICAL MUSIC APPRECIATIONI've heard that song before - Borodin String quartet No2
Thu May 23rdOutingBraintree 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
June 2019
Mon Jun 10thMeeting2.30 pm Talk
Speaker: Paul Adams.....Subject: "Rock & Roll will never die."
Mon Jun 17th
→Fri Jun 21st
HolidayEASTBOURNE 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
Wed Jun 19thCLASSICAL MUSIC APPRECIATIONComposers beginning with H - Hummel trumpet concerto
July 2019
Mon Jul 8thMeeting2.30 pm Talk
Speaker: Brian Wass.....Subject: "Shop Lifting, How it is Done & how it is Prevented."
August 2019
Mon Aug 12thMeeting2.30 pm Talk
Speaker: John Robinson.....Subject: "Memories of Career in RAF and Civil Aviation."
September 2019
Mon Sep 9thMeeting2.30 pm Talk
Speaker: Michael Grillo.....Subject: "Your cheatin Heart (the story of country music)."
Mon Sep 16th
→Sat Sep 21st
Organiser Rose Anderson: 831277
October 2019
Mon Oct 14thMeeting2.30 pm Talk
Speaker: Damien O'Dell.....Subject: "Adventures of a ghost hunter"
November 2019
Mon Nov 11thMeeting2.30 pm Talk
Speaker: Jenny Kelsey .....Subject: "How to Control Your Wife : Women & Victorian Marriage"
December 2019
Mon Dec 9thMeeting2.30 pm Talk
Speaker: Keith Baldwin .....Subject: "Christmas Greetings"

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