NOTICES & INFO.

Thanks to those who organised events for the club in February:

Annette for Dance 8 Till Late. George Michael Tribute hosted by Yvonne.

Sun Records, the Concert the recording of an impromptu jam session involving Elvis, Jerry Lee, Carl Perkins, and Johnny Cash made on December 4, 1956, at the Swan was enjoyed by those who attended. cheers Pete.

John Harris another charity rock'n'roll event this time in aid of a children's hospice at the Curzon Centre.

Thanks to Gloria for organising a Table Top Sale (must be very popular those table tops!) at the Barn Club, for charity.

Mike G. hosted another Fourways Theatre Group performance, this time it was the play Whose Life is it Anyway.

Liaisons had 2 events on Tuesday 26th as well as the pub, which is very unusual, newish member Marilyn did her first event for the club, a coach took members to Brick Lane Music Hall for a performance of a panto for grown ups, those who went had a good time.

The other Tuesday event was an Indian Banquet Night at Lemon Grass, Maidenhead where a good night was had by all, thanks to Irene.

Walk leaders this month: Richard, Ian and Pete.

Book Clubs 1 & 2 Maggie Page and Sue Tattersall.

And the first TGI Friday for the year was at Harte and Magpies, with Trevor. as host.

Book Club 1 & 2 Maggie Page and Sue Tattersall.

All club activities and events are at own risk and appropriate footwear is advisable for walks.

Whenever a member wishes to attend an event they must first contact the organiser of the event by phone or in person to confirm their place.

We look forward to receiving suggestions from other members, who have not yet been involved in hosting or running an event, to come forward and consider putting on an event. The Committee members are keen to help you with this, as required. The more ideas the better to give us all a varied choice.

Full Membership Discount Scheme: the committee would like to reward those dedicated members who make the effort to host at least two events each year for the benefit of us all.

As a condition of membership all members are required to host one event per year but some members excel and arrange more events. Their efforts help us to build a varied programme to meet the needs of all our members.

Any fully paid up member who puts on one event in any one year attended by 6 members or more is entitled to claim a £10 discount off the cost of a full year's membership (£48). The onus to be on the member to apply for the discount.

All Annual paid up members are entitled to claim a maximum discount of £20 per annum. Thus allows any member to be able to pay an annual membership fee of £28 rather than £48.

The onus always being on the member to claim the discount on the annual renewal date of their membership.

Planning to run an Event? You need to get the information to one of the committee members (preferably Jim) 4-8 weeks ahead.

For example, at the committee meeting on the last Monday in January we finalize the program for March.

What we need to know:

  • Event title and brief description.
  • Where it is being held, preferably with directions and post code.
  • The date and start time.
  • Any costs involved.
  • Pre-booking instructions if relevant.
  • Your name and contact details.

Why not let other member try-

  • Your favourite hobby?
  • Your favourite restaurant?
  • Your favourite pub?

Alternatively find out what is on and block book some tickets. Talk to a committee member - the club will usually subsidise forward sales of tickets. 

Liaisons walks: walking is a great way to keep fit and to keep in touch with fellow members, plus you get to see some beautiful countryside, canals and river views, all for free! After the walk we meet in a local pub or cafe for much needed refreshment.

We walk every Sunday meeting at 10.45am for an 11.00am start usually finishing by about 1.00pm.