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
June 2019
Thu Jun 27thMeeting“A Policeman’s Lot” by Tony Gilks
Tony is a retired policeman who served the service for 30 years and gives a humorous talk of life on the beat in West Sussex.
July 2019
Wed Jul 10thMeeting“Becoming a Famous Author” by Martin Lloyd
Martin’s amusing but informative account of what he had to do to get his first book published!
Wed Jul 17thSocialSummer Lunch
O Sole Mio , 17 The Broadwalk, Port Solent PO6 4TP.

Details and menu choices can be found on the booking form which is available via the link on the right of this page.

If you have any queries please contact either Chris Williams or Jenny Mellers whose contact details are also available via the links on the right of this page.

Booking for this lunch will be open from April 25th to June 12th, unless sold out earlier.
Thu Jul 25thMeetingShowcase Event
This will include a showcase by group leaders of some of our groups’ work and outings over the past year.  There will also be a few songs from the choir and possibly some poetry too.  Tea and coffee will be served with cakes.
August 2019
Thu Aug 8thOutingSummer Outing
Visiting Gloucester and Cirencester including a visit to the National Waterways Museum and a cruise aboard the Queen
Boadicea ll.

Full details and booking form below and on the right
Summer Outing 2019 details
Summer Outing 2019 Booking Form
September 2019
Wed Sep 11thMeeting”Travels with a Camera” by Mike Read
The talk of covers locations from New Forest National Park, Bay of Fundy in Canada to mountains in Scotland and Corsica.
Thu Sep 26thMeeting”Tickled to Death” by Simon Brett OBE
Simon talks about his life as a writer and producer in crime and comedy.
October 2019
Tue Oct 1st
→Mon Oct 21st
OutingA Cockney Matinee in London with lunch followed by an afternoon of singing, dancing and fun.

Date in October yet to be confirmed.

More details of costs etc coming soon.