Solent

Events

The list of events below shows the various meetings and activities that we hold, whether they are our fortnightly talks meetings, outings, social events, or particular group meetings. More information about many of these can be found by clicking on one of the links in blue that you will see.

All our Talks meetings are held in the Wallington Village Hall in Broadcut (PO16 8ST) and start at 2.15pm - though you may want to get there a little earlier to get a good seat!


Dates for your Diary
October 2019
Thu Oct 24thMeeting“Thomas Hardy – Wessex Man” by Vera Hughes & David Weller
All aspects of Thomas Hardy’s writing in Victorian times.
November 2019
Fri Nov 8thSocialWine Tasting and Wine Quiz
Members are invited to an evening of wine tasting on Friday 8th November at 7.30pm followed by a fun wine quiz at Wallington Hall at a cost of £5pp. Bookings will open at the talk on Wednesday 9th October and close on Friday 1st November with limited numbers.
Tue Nov 12thOutingA Cockney Matinee in London with lunch followed by an afternoon of singing, dancing and fun.

The Cockney Matinee,on board the Tereza-Joanne moored in London’s Royal Docks.
The cost will be £35 pp which includes Lunch, coach and tip.

Depart Titchfield 8.45am, returning approx. 6.30pm.

Booking opens 25 July 2019. To book
your place(s) complete the linked form below
and return to Sue Jackson, Social
Secretary together with your payment.


The Cockney Matinee Booking Form
Wed Nov 13thMeeting“Portugal - From Caravels to Carnations” by Christopher Massy-Beresford
The rise and fall of the Portuguese empire.
Thu Nov 28thMeeting“Cunard History and Glamorous Stars” by Steve Herra
The history of Cunard from 1940 to present day which includes some of the more famous liners.
Thu Nov 28thOpera GroupNOW BOOKING WELSH NATIONAL OPERA
The Cunning Little Vixen by Janacek. Sung in Czech with English surtitles. Mayflower Theatre, Southampton. Thursday 28 Novenber 7.30. Tickets £42

Also available Carmen by Bizet 26 & 29 November 7.15, Rigoletto by Verdi 27 November 7.15 & 30 November 3.00pm, both with English surtitles. Tickets £42
December 2019
Thu Dec 5thSocial5th December - Christmas Lunch
Our Christmas lunch will be at the Masonic Hall, Fareham on Thursday 5th December at 12:45 for 1:00pm. Bookings open at the Talks Meeting on Thursday 26th September and close on Thursday 24th October. The cost for a welcome drink, 3 course meal and tea/coffee and mince pie is £20pp, inc. tip. Payment must be made at the time of booking.
Booking form is on the links to the right.
Password Protection Reminder you will find the password you need on the back of your membership card.
Wed Dec 11thMeeting“Ukes Band of Wallington & Fareham”
Festive ukulele entertainment for all with mulled wine and mince pies.