Cannock Chase


Monthly meetings are held at Victory Hall, Slitting Mill - Second Tuesday of the month at 2 PM.

Non-members are more than welcome to attend all Meetings.

The charge at these meetings is £1. This includes tea, coffee and biscuits.

Monthly Speaker Meetings are organised by Chris Wheatcroft (01889 802271) & Liz Watts (01543 326619).

(The following list also includes Social Events, Workshops and Outings, normally open to members & partners only, each of which may be subject to separate charges. Some outings are written up in Visit Reports - see Reports page).

Dates for your Diary
Tue May 1st History Group: Glass making and its place in local surroundings
Wed May 2nd Drawing & Painting Group: Coloured Pencil Workshop
Tue May 8th Monthly Meeting: A day in the life of a drystone waller, by Andrew Brown Jackson
Thu May 10th Science & Technology Group: A Famous Scientist - Nikola Tesla
Tue Jun 12th Monthly Meeting: The history of the English Parish Church, by Peter Bates
Tue Jul 10th Monthly Meeting: Sentenced to Beyond the Seas, by David Clark
Tue Aug 14th Monthly Meeting: tba
Tue Sep 11th Monthly Meeting: Getting rid of the stink, by Mike Haynes
Tue Oct 9th Monthly Meeting: From Barrow to Baghdad and back, by Phil Caine
Tue Nov 13th Monthly Meeting: Life in showbiz + entertainment by David St John
Thu Nov 15th Garden Group: Talk on NGS garden at Woodrington Grove
Thu May 17th Garden Group: Chillington Hall nr Brewood
Thu Jun 21st Garden Group: Hodnet Hall nr Market Drayton
Thu Jul 19th Garden Group: NGS Birch Tree gardens nr Eccleshall
Thu Aug 16th Summer Outing: Hidcot Manor nr Chipping Campden, & Stratford on Avon
Thu Sep 20th Garden Group: Johns Garden nr Kingswinford
Wed Sep 26th Special Outing: Terracotta Army Warriors, Liverpool Museum
Thu Oct 18th Garden Group: NT Quarry Bank Mill nr Wilmslow
Social Events
Thu Apr 26th Luncheon Group: Bromley Hayes Garden Centre
Thu May 31st Luncheon Group: the Ash Tree, Rugeley
Thu Jun 28th Luncheon Group: Mill Farm, Cannock