This group is meeting in Julie’s Tearoom on the 1st Thursday each month, 11 am.  The contact for the group is Janet Kirk, tel 01773 770 183, email For more information look at the group webpage: History of England

National Trust property/site visits on arranged dates.  Monthly meeting to arrange visits at The Dog and Parrot, Eastwood.  Contact for the group is Yvonne Carey, tel 01773 712 530

The Book Group is meeting on the 1st Monday every month The contacts for the group are Sue Draper, 01773 717 676 and Pauline Clayton 01773 788 366  

The Wine Appreciation group are now meeting up again on the 1st Monday of every month at 7.00 pm.  The contact for the group is Tom Hickingbottom on 01773 762333

Contact Roger Reynolds 01773 788169. For more information, look in Groups, Walks 5 miles.

The level is beginners. We are using the BBC course book ‘España Viva’ and the activity book of the same title. We speak in Spanish as much as possible.

The contact for the group is Andrea Sadler, tel 0115 938 2299 or email For more information look in the Groups pull down menu, Coffee Mates .  

The contact for the group is Jackie Brett 07580 340 014. The craft groups (Crafts-textiles, Knit Aid, Patchwork) have joined together and are meeting in the back room at Rumbletums on two days each month: the 2nd Wednesday from 1.00 – 2.30 pm and the 3rd Thursday from 10.00 – 12.00.

The contact for the group is Nina Moore 01773 717770