Are held at St Oswald’s Church Hall on the 3rd Wednesday of each month at 2pm. Refreshments (tea, coffee & biscuits) are available after the speaker with plenty of time to socialize, browse our book stall, find out about study groups or speak to organizers. A big thank you goes to all those who help with the refreshments, and putting the chairs and equipment away after the meetings.
Details of the next few monthly speakers are listed below:
Details of ad hoc activities (usually open to all members) plus Stop Press information from the groups will also be shown below. YOU MAY NEED TO SCROLL DOWN TO SEE ALL EVENTS.
|Dates for your Diary|
|Wed Apr 17th||'AGM' followed by a talk entitled 'What Red Cross?' by Dave Luddington.|
|Wed May 15th||Murder Most Profitable' -- Agatha Christie and her time -- Geoff Bowden|
|Wed May 29th||Theatre Trip to the new musical "Come from Away". Booking form available from Members Area.|
|Fri Mar 22nd||THE BEDLAM WALK|
Bethlem Royal Hospital, also known as St Mary Bethlehem, Bethlehem Hospital and Bedlam, is a psychiatric hospital.
You could expect to be bled and blistered and then dosed with emetics and purgatives, indiscriminately applied.
|Mon Apr 29th||UP THE ELEPHANT AND CASTLE|
Shakespeare mentions the Elephant Lodgings in Twelfth Night.
Antonio says "In the south suburbs, at the Elephant, is best to lodge”.