Wellingborough & District


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Venue - The United Reformed Church, High Street, Wellingborough.

Format - Doors open 12.30pm First Wednesday of the month

Free Tea and Coffee - is available before the meeting which commences promptly at 2.30pm

Please note that there is disabled access to the venue for anyone who has trouble with the steps.

Dates for your Diary
Wed Jun 5th Luke Wigman ( a former soldier injured in Afghanistan - "Seven Marathons on Seven Continents"
Wed Jul 3rd Laura Malpas - "Secrets and Scandals at Canons Ashby"
Other Events
Sat Oct 19th BARN DANCE - A Barn Dance at Irchester Village Hall, 7.30 with dancing to The Cordwainers. Tickets are £10, including a ploughman's supper. Tickets will be available from the July meeting
Garden Visits
Tue Jun 18th Coach trip to Savill Gardens in Windsor Great Park.
Tue Jul 16th Coach visit to Cambridge Botanical Gardens. for details see Garden visits page
Tue Aug 20th Visit to A J Plants. for details see Garden visits page
Tue Sep 17th Coach trip to Wrest Park. for details see Garden visits page
Tue Oct 15th Coach trip to Oxford Arboretum& Oxford Botanic Gardens. for details see Garden visits page
Tue Nov 19th Meeting in Dulley Room. for details see Garden visits page
Wed Sep 25th Wimpole Estate, Cambridgeshire.
See Outings page for more information
Wine & Dine
Wed Jun 19th Thank you very much to Vyvian and Paddy Maudsley for hosting lunch at The Dovecote Buttery on May 15th - it was a lovely lunch for a select number of W & D members in a very nice setting.
Our host for June 19th is Christine Buchta and Christine has arranged for lunch at The Lamb in Little Harrowden at 1200 for a 1215 sitting. NOTE THE EARLY TIME.
The menu is attached on the W & D web page with a special Senior Citizens price. The Lamb will need to know the orders beforehand so if you wish to attend this lunch please let Christine know your order by Friday 14th June AT THE LATEST. Christine can be contacted on 01933 225912 or via c.buchta@btinternet.com