Ewyas Harold & District


We meet once a month, at 2pm, on the second Wednesday of the month at Ewyas Harold Memorial Hall Pontrilas Road, Ewyas Harold, HR2 0EL.

Dates for your Diary
Wed Feb 10th

All meetings have been cancelled until further notice because of the Covid Pandemic

Wed Mar 10th

All meetings have been cancelled until further notice because of the Covid Pandemic

Wed Apr 14th

All meetings have been cancelled until further notice because of the Covid Pandemic

Wed May 12th

Show and Tell

You are invited to bring an old photo, letter, family memento, or a treasured personal item or even an ancient artifact to “show and tell” the stories behind the items.
It might be a photo, a book or an object with a personal meaning.
You might want to share a treasured memory with us and 'tell' your story.
We have an hour to fill so you will only need to talk for 5 or 10 minutes.

You are also invited to tell us how you survived the Pandemic.

Wed Jun 9th

Monthly Meeting

Followed by
Ever wondered why you feel attracted to some people and avoid others?
Most of us form an opinion about someone in just 90 seconds and rarely change our mind. But it is not based on the way people speak, or even what they say.
Discover how Body Language speaks louder than words when we communicate with each other, presented by Alan Jones

Wed Jul 14th

Monthly Meeting

followed by

Presentation by Christine Hope of Hopes of Longtown as she continues her life story.

Wed Aug 11th

Summer Party

All members and friends are invited to bring food to be shared by all, the committee will provide drinks.

Wed Sep 8th

Monthly Meeting

followed by Tax, Care and Toy Boys - presented by Daniel Pinder

We are having a speaker from Co-Op Estate Planning come to talk to us about some very interesting and important issues. These include:-Protecting your family’s nest egg; Inheritance tax; Stopping ‘sideways disinheritance’ and Lasting Powers of Attorney.

Our speaker will introduce the above issues, and explain what steps can be taken to plan for the future.

Wed Oct 13th

Monthly Meeting

Followed by
Misadventures in Movie Locations ( Europe and Asia Edition) Presented by Karl Bird
Trekking solo in the footsteps of his childhood heroes on the big screen through almost 40 countries, Karl introduces a fascinating presentation of sidesplitting tales and compelling stories based on his real life epic adventures. Featuring inside movie secrets from such classics as Bridge on the River Kwai, Batman, James Bond, The Exotic Marigold Hotel, Avengers and many more. Combined with a look behind the Iron curtain, Encounters with US Presidents, Tigers and even the Dalai Lama, this will be an unforgettable event for all and especially for those who share a love of the Movies and Travel.

Wed Nov 10th

Monthly Meeting

Followed by a presentation from Paul Isherwood ‘Gamblers get the spots, families get the symptoms'.
Gamblers Anonymous member Paul will take us on a journey from crisis to crisis as he speaks about the development of addiction, the desperate cycle of money-borrowing and the destruction of relationships.

Wed Dec 8th

Christmas Party

Bring and share - all members and their friends are invited to bring food that will be shared by all, the committee will be providing drinks.

Wed Mar 9th 2022

Monthly Meeting

Followed by a presentation by Peter Williamson (Fellow of the Royal Astronomical Society) - renowned Astronomer and Broadcaster - Subject Herschel to Hawkwind, Astronomy & Music how each influence each other.

Wed Apr 13th 2022

Monthly Meeting

followed by FUNNY TURNS a Celebration of the Entertainerment and the Entertainers of Days Gone By
This is a talk/perfomance celebrating entertainment like it used to be! It has comedy, magic tricks, daft songs, nostalgia and some hilarious routines remmembering some of this country's best-loved entertainers. This show has been on the road for around seven years and been performed hundreds of times with many repeat bookings. Dave Moylan has been a professional entertainer for much of his long life.Starting out as a musician; playing all sorts of music all over the UK and accompanying some the country's finest entertainers , Dave went on to become a magician and comedian perfoming at all manner of venues up and down the land. For the past twenty odd years he has been resident magician at Warwick Castle.

Wed May 11th 2022

Monthly Meeting

followed by the return of Fool's Gold with their musical show 'Bang up to the Elephant' Essentially this show is concerned with all things Victorian. Murders, Doctors, High Adventure and the working poor all make an appearance. Original music is mixed in with well known can’t-help-but-join-in Victorian Songs you didn’t know you knew. Again, stories and visuals introduce, explain and support the music.

Wed Jun 8th 2022

Monthly Meeting

Followed by a presentation by our member Glenn Jarvis