Saturday 3rd March

Free Music and Dancing at Marlow Legion

Enjoy a night of free musical entertainment at Marlow Legion. Popular singer Lee Small who sings 60s 70s and Motown hits will be entertaining us.

Starts around 8:30. No charge to go in

Contact Pete O

Postcode ref: SL7 1NT

Sunday 4th March

Walk from Bourne End

This will be about a 4 mile walk starting from the car park just beyond the Spade Oak pub (use the pub car park only if full)

We go round the nature reserve with a beautiful lake, up Winter Hill and along part of the Thames path.

The hill section can be avoided by those who may find that difficult.
Meet in the car park as above at 10:45 for a prompt start at 11am

Contact Pete

Postcode ref: SL8 5PS

Sunday 4th March

Amblers Short Flat Walk from Cookham at 11:30am

See the forum for full details or:

Contact Gloria

Saturday 10th March

MGR Spring Dinner Dance at Maidenhead Golf Club

Singles club, Merry Go Round are having a Spring Dinner Dance and invite you to join them for a great start to spring, at Maidenhead Golf Club which is a lovely venue, great disco and food, includes welcome drink, 3 course dinner, coffee and after dinner mints. Dancing until midnight.

You can request your choice of music to the DJ. Charity raffle (r/ticket is included in the cost), proceeds from the raffle will go to Thames Valley Air Ambulance.

Arrive 7pm for 7:45, carriages 12:30.

Dress code: Black tie and posh frocks.

Cost £43 payable to Alan Thorniley (for MGR) NOT Liaisons.

Please book with John Harris who will then collect your cheques.

Venue: Maidenhead Golf Club, Shoppenhangers Road, SL6 2PZ.

Contact John H

Sunday 11th March

Walk from Wheelers End (Chequers Inn)

A 4 mile undulating walk with stunning views over West Wycombe.

From Marlow take the B482 to Lane End and turn right at village pond towards Wheeler End, as the road bears right take left turn over the motorway, meet on road outside pub 10:45 for a 11pm start.

Contact Ian

Postcode ref: HP14 3NH

Saturday 17th March

Italian Meal at Dolce

Join fellow members for a meal at Dolce Italian restaurant in Wooburn Green from the heart of Italy to the heart of Wooburn Green, Dolce offers you the taste of freshly prepared Italian food, just like Momma makes!

To see menu go to dolcecafeandpizzeria.co.uk

Please purchase your drinks separately.

Address: 53 The Green, Wooburn Green. HP10 0EU.

Park at rear.

Arrive at 7pm for 7:30.

Contact Keith Price

Sunday 18th March

Walk from Cryers Hill

A hilly 5 mile walk taking in the beautiful Hughenden Valley and passing Benjamin Disraeli's former home.

From High Wycombe take A4128 Great Missenden after 2 miles right up Cryers Hill still on A4128, at the top of the hill The White Lion pub can be found after shop on left, park at the back of car park, not obstructing gate.

Meet at 10:45 for a prompt 11pm start.

Contact Ian

Postcode ref: HP15 6JP

Saturday 24th March

Abba Divine at Marlow Legion

Abba tribute duo Abba Divine re-create the magic of Abba to perfection brilliantly recreating the music of everybody's favourite 70's band.

Tickets are just £10 RBL members or £12 non members INCLUDING FOOD

These can be purchased direct from the Legion and tickets must be bought in advance (Why not buy them at the free gig on March 3rd ? - see above) so have your money at the ready.

Doors 7pm, music 8:30.

All you Dancing Queens will need to finish about 11:30 "That's The Name Of The Game."

Contact Pete

Postcode ref: SL7 1NT

Sunday 25th March

Walk from Great Missenden

This is an approx 5 mile walk with some undulation.

Directions from Amersham, take the A413 towards Wendover, after 3 miles turn left at the 2nd of 2 roundabouts onto the A4128 Link Road.

There is a car park 300yds down on the right hand side.

Meet at 10:45 for a prompt 11pm start.

Contact Richard

Postcode ref: HP16 9AE

Saturday 31st March

Music and Dancing at the Ivy Leaf Club, Maidenhead

Enjoy an inexpensive evening and a good atmosphere, dancing the night away to popular music played by The Rockin' Mustangs.

Only £2.00 on the night and the bar is very reasonable; arrive 8:00 - 8:30.

Please say you're from Liaisons.

Please note there is a fee paying car park opposite this club).

Address: Holmanleaze, Maidenhead. SL6 8AW. 

Contact: Sue Lee


Saturday 7th April

Highclere Castle Visit

I am organising a group visit to the renowned Highclere Castle, of Downton Abbey fame, near Newbury.

The £21 ticket for over 60s includes the garden, castle and Tutankhamen exhibition. The plan will be to car share there and maybe stop for late brunch/lunch on route.

There is a restaurant on site so if you wanted lunch or a cream tea at £30 a head you need to book ahead.

The afternoon ticket allows early access to the gardens but not to the castle or exhibition until after 1pm. This is proving to be a very popular event so please contact me asap.

I have pre-booked 16 tickets for Liaisons and many have already been reserved so please:

Contact Gerry

Postcode ref: OX20 1PX

Saturday 14th April

'Cliff' and the Bourne Again Shadows at Kenton Theatre

Another chance to see this fabulous act performing all your favourite Cliff and Shadows hits in one nostalgic evening.

They don't look like Cliff and the Shads but they certainly sound like them as you will know if you have seen them before.

We have 7 tickets at £18 each they are front row balcony which is a great view at this lovely old theatre.

Free parking is in the Waitrose Car Park which is about 5 mins walk to the theatre.

Venue: 21 New St, Henley. Event starts at 7:30.

Contact Marie

Postcode RG9 2BP

Saturday 21st April

Hog Wild at Holmer Green RBL (more details in next edition)

Contact Ann Fry

Monday 23rd April

Celebrate St. George's Day at Mike B's in Marlow

There is little in the way of celebrating St. George's Day- unlike the Welsh, Scottish and the Irish who celebrate their heritage with gusto. 

I suggest that we at Liaisons should do, so come over at 3pm and help me celebrate by wading your way through scones & cream with strawberry jam of course, plus perhaps jelly?

There will be a choice of tea & coffee.

Cost £4. Please contact Mike Broberg.

Friday 27th April

Abba Tribute with Meal at Thames Riviera Hotel

3 course meal with music and possibly dancing to Abba hits. Cost £25.

The venue is by the river and next to the bridge on the A4. Please book and select menu choice with Barry before 27th March.

Please pay Barry NOT Liaisons.

Please purchase drinks separately; parking available.

Venue: Thames Riviera Hotel and Blue River Café, Maidenhead, SL6 8DW 

This event starts at 7pm. 

Contact Barry/Suzette

Friday 27th April

Charity Rock & Roll Night at Amersham Rock Club

A fun night at the Polish Club in aid of local charities.

There will be a live band Gidea Park with star names of the 60's plus a raffle. A block of ten tickets have been purchased, and table for Liaisons will be reserved.

Price of ticket is £16, book with Sylvia or Chris and pay at desk or send cheque.

Starts 8pm.

Address: Polish Club, Raans Road, Amersham. There is plenty of parking opposite the Polish Club.

Sylvia and Chris will be hosting this event.

Postcode ref: HP6 6LX

Saturday 28th April

Meal (details in next edition)

Contact Hazel

Friday 4th May

Weekend Away at Norton Grange, Isle of Wight

16 Single Chalets have been booked for a three night break at theabove Warners Resort.

Entertainment includes top tribute to the Temptations from the Temps Experience.

Cost is £150 per person with a non refundable deposit of £50 required at time of booking to secure your place (balance of £100 is required now).

An extra cost of £30 is required nearer the time for the trip on the car ferry.

Contact Richard for more info and booking.

Saturday 5th May 

Johnny Cash at Marlow Legion

For those not going to the IOW:

Come along to see a superb Johnny Cash Tribute Act (featuring Jason Dale) at Marlow Legion.

Tickets are just £10 RBL members or £12 non members INCLUDING FOOD (Ploughmans); these can be purchased direct from the Legion and tickets must be bought in advance.

Doors 7pm Music 8:30; "you must Walk The Line about 11:30"

Contact Pete

Postcode ref: SL7 1 NT

Saturday 2nd June

Barn Dance at Sands

Another fun dance and a lot of laughs at Sands Village Hall, organised by Daphne from 8:00 till 11:15 pm tickets from Daphne are £8.

Bring a plate of food to share and your own drinks.

To get there from Junction 4 of the M40 (Handy Cross) take A4010 signposted Aylesbury (and Adams Park signs) at the mini roundabout at bottom of hill, turn left into Lane End Road, the hall is100 yards along on right hand side, car parking is at rear of hall.

No boots please.

For further information: Contact Daphne.

Saturday 9th June

Bus Trip to Brighton

A big red bus has been booked for our trip to Brighton, with our usual on board entertainment.

Bus will leave at 9:30am sharp so arrive before 9:15am, we will have a refreshment stop around half way, free time to eat, drink sunbathe, shop or just relax. and could arrive in Brighton at approx 1pm. all aboard at 5pm for return trip.

Book first with Keith.

Cost will be £20, so please pay at the desk or send cheque to address on page1.

We will probably be leaving from Flackwell, as on previous years, Keith will confirm before the event.

For more info: contact Keith Price

Nearest postcode: HP10 9LS

Thursday 12th July

Sarah Mulligan at the Swan Theatre

I have 3 tickets to see Sarah Mulligan at the Swan Theatre at 8pm. Tickets £32.

Hopefully we'll go for a meal before performance.

Pay Julie, not Liaisons.

Tickets go to the first people who pay.

Meet at 7:30. Car parking nearby.

For more information: Text Julie

Postcode ref: HP11 2XE