Hackney

Update on Groups currently operating

This provides information on which groups are currently operating and by what means in view of the ongoing situation with the Covid-19 pandemic.

Quite a few of our groups quickly adapted to using Zoom or meet outdoors when allowed; some groups have returned to meeting indoors. The latest information is as follows:

GROUPS CURRENTLY OPERATING ON ZOOM:

Using ONLINE BRIDGE WEBSITES such as BBO, SHARK and TRICKSTER:

GROUPS MEETING IN PERSON and also ACCESSIBLE ON ZOOM (Hybrid meeting)

GROUPS MEETING OUTSIDE: (Once allowed within Government Rules):

  • Bird Watching - limited numbers, currently on hold during Lockdown (Group Leader Sue walks the route on the first Monday of the month, so we keep up our records of birds spotted by month)
  • Long Walks - Re-started 28th May within government guidelines
  • Art - Re-started 9 April in member's garden
  • Exploring London – see Events page for details of next meeting

GROUPS MEETING INDOORS:

  • Current Affairs Restarted in St Joseph's Hospice, Mare Street on 27th July
  • Badminton NEW Britannia Leisure Centre, currently Thursdays at 13:00 to 15:00 but the group hopes to revert to 11:00 to 13:00 soon when Covid restrictions permit

GROUPS TO HOPEFULLY RE-START SOON:

  • Reading and Discussion Books – Over Zoom or outside
  • Thursday Walks
  • Italian Films

OTHER GROUPS MAY BE IN TOUCH WITH THEIR MEMBERS