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www.amblesidesports.com (Reg Charity no 512783)

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LATEST NEWS FROM THE AMBLESIDE COMMUNITY SPORTS CLUB

"Investing in the Community"

NUNEATON O50 FRIENDSHIP CENTRE NEWSLETTER

Wednesday 7th June 2017 1.45 until 4.00pm, Ambleside

Annual General Meeting plus photos/film from Scotland holiday. If you have photos you would like to share and/or donate to the O50 Archive please bring them

 

Refreshment Volunteers: Barbara Essex & Jenny Hancox plus Pam Ingram. MORE NEEDED PLEASE

 

Food tin collection for the Salvation Army is this month – please bring long-dated tins

SUBSCRIPTIONS FOR THE YEAR ARE DUE AT THE JULY MEETING, £20 PER PERSON

Please switch all mobile phones to off or silent during the meeting

PLEASE DO NOT ENTER THE BUILDING BEFORE 1.15pm.

A white sheet indicates that we intend to run an event – sign up and pay to book your place.

Names added without payment will be removed

A pink sheet is to gauge interest in whether an event would be viable – it is not a commitment.

 

Day/Evening Trips and Events – for more details contact the organiser

Date

 

 

Non – refundable Deposit

Total cost

Thursday 22nd June

Kiss Me Kate, Kilworth House. 7.30pm

Organiser – Ian and Chris Wain 02476 372383

 

List closed

Thursday

13th July

Poppy Wave at Derby Silk Museum and Ashbourne

Only 2 places available now

Organiser: Ann Robinson/Committee

 

£15.00

Friday

4th August

Countryfile Show, Blenheim Palace Worley Coaches trip, note reduced price

Organiser: Ann Robinson/Committee

 

£50.00

Wednesday 23rd August

Barbecue, Ambleside, 1.00pm

Organiser: Committee

 

£8.00

Thursday 24th August

Top Hat, Kilworth House. 7.30pm

Organiser – Ian and Chris Wain 02476 372383

 

List closed

Wednesday 18th October

Westonbirt Arboretum

Autumn colours and more. Please sign up soon as coach must be booked

Organiser: Ann Robinson/Committee

 

£25.00

Friday 8th December

Christmas Lunch, Hinckley Golf Club, 12.30 for 1

Menu choice will be available closer to the date

Organiser: Marie Parish 02476 343732

£10.00

£23.00

June 11-17 2018

(6 nights, 7 days)

Lake District holiday Gilsland Hall Hotel, requires 35 minimum. £415pp sharing, £451 in single room (no more singles available). Insurance £18.50 if required. Includes coach, half board, 4 day trips (entrance charges extra).

Organiser: Barbara Ward 01530 830860 or 07402 188900

£50.00

£415.00
or
£451.00

 

O50 Committee 2016/17 Contact Details

Stan Watkinson (Chair)

02476 372775

07779 003523

rswatkinson@btinternet.com

John Mills (Speakers & Joint Vice Chair)

02476 346811

07943 565690

johnmillshome@aol.com

Ann Johnson (Joint Vice Chair)

02476 350632

07976 959927

annjohnson@ntlworld.com

Marian Griffith (Secretary)

02476 341250

07530 309064

wild.acre@btinternet.com

David Griffith (Treasurer)

02476 341250

07836 244443

davidjgriffith@btinternet.com

Janet Gladstone (New Members Greeter)

02476 317636

07963 403416

janetgladstone@yahoo.co.uk

Terry Hooke (Transport for Outings)

02476 347353

 

terryhooke1938@btinternet.com

Roy Johnson (Ambleside Liaison)

02476 350632

07773 958187

annjohnson@ntlworld.com

Val Knight (Raffles)

02476 344681

07866 970196

bruce_valknight@talktalk.net

Doug Mayes (Safety)

01455 212952

 

dougmayes1@gmail.com

Roger Marston (Vice Treasurer)

02476 387562

 

rojomarston@btinternet.com

Ann Robinson (Outings)

02476 341612

07946 635425

annrobinson1611@gmail.com

Next Committee Meeting Tuesday 13th June, 9.30am at Hatters Space.

Next Meeting – Wednesday 5th |July, 1.45 until 4.00pm, Ambleside ~
Ralph Oldacres - Kuwait – A Fire Brigade Perspective

Refreshment Volunteers: Barbara Essex & Jenny Hancox plus Margaret Small, Peggy Broomfield,

Janet Elsegood and Maureen Keen


 

Groups

All members are invited to join any of the groups

Lake District Holiday, June 11th - 17th 2018. (cont. from page1) If you would like to come with us on this holiday, please collect, complete and return to me, your booking form. If you require insurance, your £18.50 insurance will need to be paid, together with your £50 deposit, (both non-refundable). Cheques should be made payable to Nuneaton Friendship Centre, as is normal procedure, but I need the booking forms please. Just to clarify, all the single rooms have now been booked and at the moment we cannot have more. Barbara Ward

PUB LUNCHES (Wed)

Only the venue will be pre-arranged with meals to be chosen on arrival. If you know you intend to be there, please tick the list today or phone June by 2.0pm on the day before lunch.

Organiser June Massey 02476 384610

14th June 12.30pm prompt

Ashfield’s Restaurant,” 4 High St, Earl Shilton, LE97DG

2 courses £11.95 C/T extra

28th June 12.30pm prompt

Cottage Inn,” Black Hall Lane, Fillongley, CV7 8EG

Tel. 01676 540599.

2 courses £8.95 C/T extra

SUNDAY LUNCHES

See lists for details. To book, please add your name, Tel. No. to the list. Organiser Janet Johnson 02476 349853

 

25th June 12.30pm for 1.00pm

The Cock Inn at Sibson” Twycross Road, CV13 6LB.

 

2 courses £14.95 or

£16.95 for 3 courses.

CULTURE CLUB

Wednesday 14th June Kenwood House Hampstead. Tour of house and gardens. Cost including coach approx.. £30

Leaving at 9.00 – returning 6.00pm

Details from John Mills will be given at June meeting.

Organiser Ann Johnson 02476 350632

CRAFT

Tuesday 20th June Hatters Space 1-3pm when we will be making 'prick and sew' cards.

Organiser Anne Askins

02476 374607

DISCUSSION

Tuesday 20th June

Organiser Terry Short 02476 372803

GARDENING

Thursday 8th June. Visit to New Place, Shakespeare’s Birthplace and Hall’s Croft. Town House Pass £16.50.

Meet at New Place at 10.30. Suggest we use Park and Ride into Stratford. Lunch at Sorrento Restaurant. 8 Ely Street Stratford at 1.00 pm.

 

Thursday 6th July

ANNUAL GARDEN SAFARI. Kick Off 10.30am for Coffee

GARDENS have been organised.

Lunch at Marion and David’s. Bring a contribution.

PROGRAMME out at June’s meeting.

Organiser Ann Johnson 02476 350632 or Organiser Bob Johnson 02476 349853

WALKING

All members are welcome to join any walk which you feel is within your capabilities. Please turn up at the noted meeting place, dressed sensibly for the terrain identified for the walk, i.e. boots or strong walking shoes, waterproofs if necessary, ready to begin the walk at 10.30am. You do not have to ring either myself or the appointed leader to ask if you can come, if I have a contact email address or telephone number, I will let you know if there is a changes to the Newsletter.

Please note! dogs are not allowed on walks.

Leader for Thursday walks

Tony Deakin 02476 747842

 

Leader for Tuesday walks

John Lewis 01455 447039. Mobile 07943 633155.

Coordinator Barbara Ward

01530 830860

Thursday 22nd June;

10.30am start

Thornton Reservoir. Meet at the Bricklayer's Arm, Thornton LE67 1AH. 3.8 miles walk around the Reservoir.

 

Lunch at the Bricklayer's Arms. Leader John Lewis

tel. 01455 447039,

mobile 07943 633155

Tuesday 4th July

10.30am start

Withybrook. Meet at The Pheasant, Main Street, CV7 9LT

4.2 mile walk through country lanes, bridle paths and canal tow path

Leader John Lewis

tel. 01455 447039,

mobile 07943 633155

 

ALL GROUP ITEMS FOR NEWSLETTER IN BY MONDAY OF THE WEEK PRIOR TO O50 MEETING

to Val & Geoff Hewson 02476 373637 ALL ITEMS FOR THE FIRST PAGE TO BE SENT TO THE SECRETARY OR TREASURER. Why not receive a digital copy of the Newsletter? Request one at e-mail, hewsongt@aol.com All postal bookings and payments to the Treasurer: David Griffith, 178 Heath End Road, Nuneaton CV10 7J Tel. 02476 341250 Mob. 07836244443. e-mail, davidjgriffith@btinternet.com

Cheques are preferred and should be made payable to Nuneaton 050 Friendship Centre