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 Maggie Causer (01889 586218). Social events (parties, outings etc) are organised by Irene Bohanan (01889 574321). Other meetings are Group meetings, organised by Group leaders (see individual Groups' pages for contacts).

(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 Feb 5th History Group: Local Mining
Wed Feb 6th Drawing & Painting Group: Free & Easy Session (NOTE Date & location to be confirmed)
Thu Feb 14th Science & Technology Group: History of Photography (Part 2), Dave Causer
Thu Feb 28th Luncheon Group: The Colliers, Rugeley
Tue Mar 12th Monthly Meeting: The Dancing Marquess from Beaudesert, by Mike Street OBE
Thu Mar 14th Science & Technology Group: Railway Signalling, Alec Revitt
Tue Apr 9th Annual General Meeting, Victory Hall, Slitting Mill
Tue May 14th Monthly Meeting: The Pearl Industry, by George Hook
Tue Jun 11th Monthly Meeting: Memories of a Corner Shop, by Meg Smallman
Tue Jul 9th Monthly Meeting: Joseph Paxton - Chatsworth Gardener, by Danny Wells
Tue Aug 13th Monthly Meeting: tba
Tue Sep 10th Monthly Meeting: "Auntie, the War's Over", by Chris Knight
Tue Oct 8th Monthly Meeting: More Narrowdog Adventures, by Monica Darlington
Tue Nov 12th Monthly Meeting: Africa - Continent of Superlatives, by David Keith Jones
Thu Feb 21st Garden Group: Talk at Lichfield Garden Centre
Thu Apr 18th Garden Group: Visit to NGS garden The Beeches, Rochester
Fri Apr 26th Theatre Group: "Lipstick on Your Collar", Prince of Wales Theatre, Cannock
Thu May 16th Garden Group: Visit to Powis Castle, Welshpool
Thu Jun 20th Garden Group: Visit to NGS garden Birch Tree Gardens, Eccleshall
Thu Jul 18th Garden Group: Private Visit to NGS garden Mitton Manor, Penkridge
Thu Aug 15th Garden Group: Visit to Meynell Langley Trial Garde, Ashbourne
Thu Sep 19th Garden Group: Visit to Elford Hall Walled Garden, Tamworth
Thu Oct 17th Garden Group: Visit to Cascade Gardens, Bonsall
Social Events
Thu Jan 31st Luncheon Group: the Bowling Green, Lichfield
Tue Feb 12th Spring Social, Victory Hall, Slitting Mill
Thu Mar 28th Luncheon Group: Chase Gate, Cannock