Oundle & District

Events and Meetings

This page contains details of the monthly meetings, together with other one-off events such as Theatre Visits and Outings. Monthly speakers are subject to change as they are booked way in advance. Check your monthly Newsletters for any changes.

The booking procedure for Theatre Visits is detailed on the Theatre Visits group page.

See the Links Page for further details


Dates for your Diary
Meetings
Mon Mar 12th Our March speaker will be Alan Tuckwood and his subject will be The Olive Trail, the history and origins of the olive in Mediterranean countries.
Doors open at 2pm at the Victoria Hall Oundle for tea/coffee and biscuits.
Entry £1 for members, £2 for guests.
Mon Apr 9th Our April speaker will be Victoria Clayton and her subject will be The Shire Horse and the Shire Horse Society.
Doors open at 2pm at the Victoria Hall Oundle for tea/coffee and biscuits.
Entry £1 for members, £2 for guests.
Mon May 14th Our May speaker will be Denise Legg and her subject will be Elizabeth, A Tudor Housewife.
Doors open at 2pm at the Victoria Hall Oundle for tea/coffee and biscuits.
Entry £1 for members, £2 for guests.
Mon Jun 11th Our June speaker will be Steve Dimmer and his subject will be SPIKE, The Story of Spike Milligan in the centenary of his birth.
Doors open at 2pm at the Victoria Hall Oundle for tea/coffee and biscuits.
Entry £1 for members, £2 for guests.
Mon Jul 9th Our July speaker will be Jane Barnes and her subject will be A Dairy Farm Revisited.
Doors open at 2pm at the Victoria Hall Oundle for tea/coffee and biscuits.
Entry £1 for members, £2 for guests.
Mon Aug 13th Quiz afternoon. See Newsletter nearer the time for more information.
Mon Sep 10th Our September speaker will be Les Boyington and his subject will be Conquering Kilimanjaro.
Doors open at 2pm at the Victoria Hall Oundle for tea/coffee and biscuits.
Entry £1 for members, £2 for guests.
Mon Oct 8th Our October speaker will be Mike Ingram and his subject will be Medieval Northampton: A Centre for Learning and Religion.
Doors open at 2pm at the Victoria Hall Oundle for tea/coffee and biscuits.
Entry £1 for members, £2 for guests.
Mon Nov 12th Our November speaker is from BLESMA and the subject will be BLESMA - who we are and what we do.
Doors open at 2pm at the Victoria Hall Oundle for tea/coffee and biscuits.
Entry £1 for members, £2 for guests.
Mon Dec 10th Our Christmas Celebration with Sean Moyes - the Banjo Man cabaret. See Newsletter nearer the time for full information.
Outings
Thu May 24th VISIT TO TUTBURY CASTLE AND CALKE ABBEY
Coach leaves East Road Long Stay car park 8am. Morning coffee and lunch at Tutbury. Afternoon at Calke Abbey. Arrive back in Oundle approx 6.30pm
Cost £37 per person for National Trust Members - includes lunch, tour and talk at Tutbury, coach and driver's tip but not coffee at Tutbury.
Cost is £50 per person for non National Trust Members.
See poster on LINKS page for full details.
Contact Nadine Edwards 01832 274521, email Theatre Trips and Outings through website CONTACTS page or book at Monthly Meeting.
Theatre Trips
Fri Mar 16th DON GIOVANNI
Nottingham Theatre Royal and Concert Hall
Coach leaves Long Stay Car Park East Road Oundle at 3.15pm to allow time for a walk/supper first.
Cost £57.50 per person.
Contact Gill Potts 01832 275933 or book at Monthly Meeting.
Email contact via Bluebird link on Theatre Trips page.
Wed Aug 29th MATILDA
Birmingham Hippodrome - matinee performance
As it's school holidays why don't you bring your grandchild/grandchildren - 1 adult for each child please.
There will be laser and strobe lighting.
Coach leaves Long Stay Car Park East Road Oundle 10am.
Cost £59.50 per person (no child reductions)includes mid stalls seat, coach and drivers tip.
Contact Nadine Edwards 01832 274521 or book at Monthly Meeting.
Email contact via Bluebird link on Theatre Trips page.
Thu Sep 20th WAR HORSE Thursday 20th September 2018 – Matinee
Coach leaves the long stay car park in East Road at 11am, allowing time for lunch and/or shopping first.
Cost £59pp (Circle seat, coach and driver’s tip)
Contact Val Briscoe 01832 275512
Email contact via Bluebird link on Theatre Trips page.