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 outdoor; some groups have returned to meeting indoors. The latest information is as follows:

GROUPS OPERATING ON ZOOM OR PLANNING TO RETURN TO IN PERSON:

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):

  • Art - Re-started 9 April in member's garden
  • 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)
  • Exploring London – see Events page for details of next meeting
  • Long Walks - Re-started 28th May within government guidelines
  • Shorter Walks - see Events page for details of next walk

GROUPS MEETING INDOORS:

  • 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
  • Current Affairs Restarted in St Joseph's Hospice, Mare Street on 27th July

GROUPS TO HOPEFULLY RE-START SOON:

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

OTHER GROUPS MAY BE IN TOUCH WITH THEIR MEMBERS