Bishop`s Stortford

Events

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
November 2019
Mon Nov 25thWALKS - CITY TREKKERSAlan & Maureen
Fri Nov 29thHISTORY GROUP 1Ian Waller - None so Queer as Folk
December 2019
Mon Dec 9thMeeting2.30 pm Talk
Speaker: Keith Baldwin .....Subject: "Christmas Greetings"
Mon Dec 9thOutings Booking DateBEAUTIFUL THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL - Wednesday 29th April
MATINEE £43.00 CLIFFS PAVILION WESTCLIFF - Time for shopping/lunch in Southend before the show
Organizer Derek Francis 01279812520 07710218091
Thu Dec 12thCOMPUTER/ITChristmas Lunch
Wed Dec 18thCLASSICAL MUSIC APPRECIATIONGoing places- Saint-Saens piano concerto No5
January 2020
Mon Jan 13thMeeting2.30pm Talk
Speaker: Geoff Bowden.....Subject: "The Life and Times of Agatha Christie"
Mon Jan 13thOutings Booking DateBruges Day Trip on Wednesday 3rd June 2020 price £43.50 Must have a valid passport with you for this trip.
Organise: Maria Jackson
Mon Jan 13thOutings Booking DateLeeds Castle on Tuesday 7th April 2020 price including entry £37.25
Organiser: Maria Jackson
Fri Jan 31stHISTORY GROUP 1Alex Andrijevic - Virtual tour of B.S. Museum (Deputy Curator)
February 2020
Mon Feb 10thMeeting2.30 pm Talk
Speaker: Joan Munden .....Subject: "Special Operations Executive - Nadine's Story"
Mon Feb 10thOutings Booking DateLeeds Castle on Tuesday 7th April 2020 price including entry £37.25
Organiser: Maria Jackson
Mon Feb 10thOutings Booking DateBruges Day Trip on Wednesday 3rd June 2020 price £43.50 Must have a valid passport with you for this trip.
Organise: Maria Jackson
Tue Feb 18thOutingSAFFRON WALDEN for market (short visit)
followed by
CARRIAGES - FEN DRAYTON, recreated pre war railway station
Afternoon Tea, finger sandwiches homemade scones and cakes, and tea or coffee, served at lunchtime. Gluten free and vegetarian options.
Disabled access.
Cost about £34.50
Carole Scott 505214
On Sale November Meeting
Fri Feb 28thHISTORY GROUP 1Charlie Haylock - The History of surnames
March 2020
Mon Mar 9thMeetingAGM
Followed by Mark Clements - Marie Currie - History and Activities
Fri Mar 27thHISTORY GROUP 1Tony Earle - The Silver Screen
April 2020
Tue Apr 7thOutingLeeds Castle on Tuesday price including entry £37.25
Leaving Sainsburys Thorley at 8.00am, Silver Leys 8.15 am, Causeway at 8.25am and Dunmow Road at 8.30am.
Organiser: Maria Jackson
Mon Apr 13thMeeting2.30 pm Talk
Speaker: Charlie Haylock .....Subject: "History of Spoken English"
Sun Apr 19thHoliday19th – 23rd April Visiting the Falkirk Wheel and the Kelpies at£450.00 per person, Single Supplement £104.00 per person.4 Star Hilton hotel half board. Deposit £25
Organiser: Rose Anderson: 831277
Wed Apr 29thOutingBEAUTIFUL THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL
MATINEE £43.00 CLIFFS PAVILION WESTCLIFF - Time for shopping/lunch in Southend before the show
Depart SILVER LEYS 10.15 LINK RD 10.2O RHODES 10.25 WHITTINGTON WAY 10.30
SAWBRIDGEWORTH 10.45
Organizer Derek Francis 01279812520 07710218091
May 2020
Mon May 11thMeeting2.30 pm Talk
Speaker: Russell Savory .....Subject: "Wildlife Photographer - TIPS AND TRICKS ON HOW TO GET CLOSE TO WILDLIFE WITH YOUR CAMERA"
June 2020
Wed Jun 3rdOutingBruges Day Trip price £43.50 Must have a valid passport with you for this trip.
Leaving Sainsbury's Thorley 6.00am, Silver Leys 6.15am, Causeway 6.25am and Dunmow Road 6.30am.
Organiser: Maria jackson
Mon Jun 8thMeeting2.30 pm Talk
Speaker: Fools Gold (Steve Robson) .....Subject: "Acoustic Music - Acoustic Musicians"
July 2020
Mon Jul 13thMeeting2.30 pm Talk
Speaker: Fran Sandham .....Subject: "DR LIVINGSTONE, I PRESUME?"
August 2020
Mon Aug 10thMeeting2.30 pm Talk
Speaker: Mike Beech .....Subject: "Russia Past and Present"
September 2020
Mon Sep 14thMeeting2.30 pm Talk
Speaker: Alan Wise .....Subject: "Change Your Thoughts and Change Your World"
October 2020
Mon Oct 12thMeeting2.30 pm Talk
Speaker: Saffron Summerfield .....Subject: "Milton Keynes to Mississippi’ musical Talk"
November 2020
Mon Nov 9thMeeting2.30 pm Talk
Speaker: Charlie Haylock .....Subject: "History of Surnames"
December 2020
Mon Dec 14thMeeting2.30 pm Talk
Speaker: Tricia Thompson .....Subject: "We Wish You a Merry Christmas – a history of Christmas music"