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AMBLESIDE SPORTS CLUB

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 1st November 2017 1.45 until 4.00pm, Ambleside

Hey Diddle Diddle – Sandy Leong

Refreshment Volunteers: Barbara Essex & Jenny Hancox plus Jeanette Yeomans. MORE NEED TO COME FORWARD ON THE DAY

 

Please pay christmas lunch balance and Police Symphony Orchestra Coach Fare today

No more books please until further notice. carrier bags only for storage

Val’s NEXT Salvation Army tinned goods collection is December – please bring long-dated tins

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

NO MEETING IN JANUARY 2018

Deposit - Non – refundable

Total cost

Saturday 2nd December

British Police Symphony Orchestra Birmingham Symphony Hall 7.30pm

Last Night of the Proms. Good rear stalls seats reserved, list closed

Organiser: June Massey 02476 384610

 

£10.00 coach cost due today

Friday 8th December

Christmas Lunch, Hinckley Golf Club, 12.30 for 1

Please choose your meal. Balance due now, please pay anything outstanding

Organiser: Marie Parish 02476 343732

 

£23.00 Balance overdue – pay today

2nd/3rd/9th/10th/

16th/17th December

Ansley Christmas Tree Festival

We will have a tree in this festival, decorated by the Craft Group – go and see what they’ve done.

 

£2.00

pay on entry

Wednesday 17th January

Ginger Tree Lunch – 12.30 for 1pm

Informal lunch at The Ginger Tree

Organiser: Ian Wain 02476 372383

 

Sign up but pay on the day

Wednesday 21st March

Evening Talk – Winston Churchill, John Whitehead, Ambleside 7.30pm

Includes fish and chip supper. Maximum 50 people

Organiser: John Mills

 

£8.00

 

Holiday to East Yorkshire

This is a non O50 Event and is not underwritten by the club. All money to be paid direct to Barbara Ward

 

Pay Barbara Ward direct

Wednesday 15th August

River Cruise with lunch

Princess Cruises from Nottingham with 2 course carvery lunch and tea/coffee

Organiser: John Mills / Committee. Maximum 49 places available

£10.00

£30.00

 

O50 Committee 2017/18 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

David Griffith (Treasurer)

02476 341250

07836 244443

davidjgriffith@btinternet.com

Janet Jones (Secretary)

02476 388106

 

janet.r.jones@btinternet.com

Roy Johnson (Ambleside Liaison)

02476 350632

07773 958187

annjohnson@ntlworld.com

Val Knight (Raffles & New Members))

02476 344681

07866 970196

bruce_valknight@talktalk.net

Doug Mayes (Safety)

 

01455 212952

 

dougmayes1@gmail.com

Roger Marston (Vice Treasurer & Transport)

)

02476 387562

07845 391030

rojomarston@btinternet.com

Ann Robinson (Outings)

02476 341612

07946 635425

annrobinson1611@gmail.com

THE COMMITTEE HAS VACANCIES – PLEASE CONSIDER WHETHER YOU COULD HELP

Next Committee Meeting Tuesday 7th November, 9.30am at Hatters Space.

Next Meeting – Wednesday 6th December, 12.15 until 2.30pm, Ambleside

Social, with free light buffet lunch and the Salvation Army Band
Please note earlier time for meeting


 

Refreshment Volunteers: Barbara Essex & Jenny Hancox MORE NEEDED OR NO TEA

Groups

All members are invited to join any of the groups

Kilworth House Theatre

June 2018.

Guys and Dolls.” Kilworth House Theatre 2018. 30 tickets booked £35 Actual dates will be announced at the next meeting. Because we do not have a meeting in January, tickets for Guys and Dolls will need to be paid for by the middle of January as the money has to be sent to Kilworth by the end of Jan. Sign up and pay today or at the December meeting. Organiser Ian Wain 02476 372383

Kilworth House Theatre

August 2018.

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.” 40 tickets booked. £35 Sign up and pay by the March meeting. Organiser Ian Wain 02476 372383

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

8th November 12.30pm prompt

Badgers Mount Hotel/Restaurant.” 6 Station Rd, Elmestlorpe, Leics. LE9 7SG Tel. 01455 848161.

2 courses £12.50. C/T extra

22nd November 12.30pm prompt

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

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

 

26th November 12.30pm for 1.00pm

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

 

The price for 2 courses £14.95 or £16.95 for 3 courses

 

CULTURE CLUB

Thursday 30th November.

Organiser Ann Johnson

02476 350632

CRAFT

Tuesday 21st November Hatters Space 1.00-3.00pm

Planning for Christmas Tree Decoration.

Ansley Church CV10 0QR Christmas Tree Festival 2017

Sat. 2nd Dec 11.00am-5.00pm. Sun. 3rd Dec 11.30am-6.00pm

Sat. 9th Dec 11.00am-5.00pm. Sun.10th Dec 11.30am-6.00pm.

Sat.16th Dec.11.00am-5.00pm. Sun. 17th Dec 11.30am-6.00pm

In aid of Church funds and a contribution to Mary Ann Evans Hospice.

Organiser Anne Askins

02476 374607

Admission £2. All accompanied children free.

60 Christmas Trees Decorated by the community. Light refreshments available.

 

GARDENING

Thursday 2nd NovemberHatter’s Space. NOTE Time:- 12.30pm Tasting and Recipes from Garden Produce. See list on back table for contributions list. Organisers Tony Deakin and Ann Johnson

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 are 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 16th November

10.30am start

Meet at “The Chequers Country Inn,” Ullesthorpe LE1 75BT 4 miles no stiles village walk at start, then across country returning to village. There is also a 1.5 miles circular short walk.

Leader Tony Deakin

Tuesday 5th December

Walkers Christmas Lunch.

Organiser Val Hewson

02476373637

 

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 THESECRETARY 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