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Churches Coach Tour

Message from Linda Patrick, , Church Support Officer, National Churches Trust “I work for the National Churches Trust which is a charity dedicated to the protection and preservation of our church heritage. My role as Church Support Officer is to work with … Continue reading

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First Aid Course

There are only 6 tickets left for first aid run by the Red Cross on Tuesday 5th March 9.45-12.15. Tickets are only £3 and cover refreshments, and the venue is Holy Rood Church Rooms, opposite the old Red Lion (now … Continue reading

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Sue Cadman – an original Les Dawson Roly Poly

Originally from Birmingham, Sue started dance school at the tender age of 2 and performed in public for the first time aged just 3. From then on, she became totally hooked and put all her effort into passing dance exams and … Continue reading

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Elsecar & Wentworth Woodhouse

If you watched Michael Portillo’s Great British Railway Journeys tonight (Wednesday), you will have seen him visit the Elsecar Heritage Centre, near Barnsley, and nearby Wentworth Woodhouse, a huge stately home built by the Fitzwilliams, owners of the Elsecar mines. … Continue reading

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Louth Riverhead Theatre visit. Wednesday 13 February.

I have one ticket available at £9.50, to join the group going to see ALFIE, by Bill Naughton.  A very well known play from our youth!  “What’s it all about, Alfie …” Call me on 01472 852273 or email at: … Continue reading

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Email Scams

Over the past few weeks I have received a number of emails from people I vaguely know but haven’t heard from in many years. The emails take the form of: Hi Steve followed by a link to an unrecognizable website … Continue reading

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Mailing and Survey

Our monthly emails seem to be proving to be a big hit with most people. It is a process that is undergoing refinement and requires a few tweaks here and there to make it even more successful. This month the … Continue reading

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2019 Visits Update!

Louth Riverhead Theatre – Wednesday 13th February. Due to a cancellation, there is a ticket available to see the performance of ‘Alfie,’ the well known story of swinging 60s London.  Ticket cost is £9.50. The original play became a hit … Continue reading

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A Personal Approach to Adult Social Care

Cheryl Holdship began her talk by explaining that she started her career as a Social Worker, working for a local authority. As a consequence of an accident to her husband she had to become a carer for him and then became … Continue reading

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Season’s Greetings

The Committee wish all our members A Very Merry Christmas and A Happy, Healthy New Year

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Life of a Tudor Musician in a Royal Court

Standing before us were two members of de Mowbray’s Musicke band; the couple were dressed in costumes characteristic of the Tudor period and surrounded by a variety of reproduction musical instruments typical of that time. The couple explained that music was … Continue reading

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Harrogate & RHS Harlow Carr Gardens. 23 November 2018.

Over 40 members enjoyed an afternoon exploring and shopping in Harrogate, then an evening at the GLOW illuminations at Harlow Carr.  Here are some images which just I captured.  Other members of our digital photography group also enjoyed the challenges … Continue reading

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Lincoln University – Help Wanted

Have you helped to organise care for an older person? We are researchers trying to find out how easy or difficult it is to find the right kind of help for older people who have to pay for their own … Continue reading

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Russian State Ballet. 21 February 2019.

ADDITIONAL VISIT TO THE PROGRAMME RECENTLY PUBLISHED. Following our enjoyment of their performance of Swan Lake at Halifax earlier this year, I have booked 25 tickets to see a matinee performance of Nutcracker at the Hull New Theatre, on Thursday … Continue reading

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Ukulele Band Up and Coming Gigs

Our Ukulele Band have a number of gigs coming up before Christmas – see below. If you wish to attend any of the public events please contact one of the group members on the Group web page for more details. … Continue reading

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