LECKHAMPTON & CHARLTON KINGS
Charlton Kings Mens’ Probus Club meets at 9.30am today at Sacred Hearts Church Rooms with Peter Covey Crump describing journey from Cairo on the Nile to Abu Simbel.
Next week Ronald Gallivan will discuss in his humerous and factual talk on Medieval England and the Black Death.
If you are interested in joining, contact Peter Russell on 01242 238521.
Cheltenham Horticultural Society meets tonight at 7.30pm at Century Hall, Bishop’s Road, Shurdington.
Alun and Jill Whitehead will give a talk about bearded irises including some history about people and plants
Emmanuel Kitchen Community Cafe will be open tomorrow from 11.45am-1.30pm serving light lunches and hot puddings.
This is an ideal way to meet and chat to others in your community with no fixed prices for the lunch but donations are much appreciated.
Charlton Kings Friendship Group meets from 10am-noon at Holy Apostles Church tomorrow.
Margaret Daniels - the Bard of Barnwood – will entertain members with poems and prose all with a touch of humour.
New members and visitors over the age of 50 are very welcome.
At each meeting after refreshments there are book and jewellery stalls to peruse and a raffle with good prizes.
The Bacon Theatre has combined with Gloucester Brewery for an evening of ale tasting tomorrow.
Each session will last 60 minutes and provide a chance to taste and discuss the merits of five different ales.
The evening starts at 7.30pm and tickets cost £10. Minimum age to participate is 18. Book at 01242 258002.
The Town Hall hosts a tea dance with live music and light refreshments from 2.30-5pm on Monday, February 18th. Tickets £5 at the door.
The parish council planning committee meets at 7.30pm on Monday in the Stanton Room.
There will be a full council meeting on Monday, February 25 at 7pm. All members of the public are welcome to attend these meetings.
If you are interested in improving your fitness level, why not try the Friendly Fitness classes at Holy Apostles Primary school on Monday evenings during term time from 7-8pm?
Easy to follow movements with toning floorwork. Mats provided and cost is £5 per class.
There is a step aerobics class on Thursdays in Charlton Kings Baptist Hall from 7 -8pm.
Booking is essential with equipment provided, £5 per class.
Phone Lynne on 01242 517902 or 07919 284873 for more information.
Charlton Kings WI meets at 7.30pm on Tuesday, February 19 at Sacred Hearts Church Hall. Carole and Malcolm will give a talk entitled Singing for your Pleasure.
The Georgian Probus Club for men meets from 9.30am on Tuesday, February 19 at Sacred Hearts Church Hall.
Chris Reid will give an insight into flying the Phantom fighter at the heart of the Cold War.
New members or visitors are very welcome. Contact Brian on 01242 672601 for more information or visit cheltenhamprobus.org/content/georgian-spa-club.
Trinity Ladies Probus Club meets from 10am on Wednesday, February 20 at St Mary’s Parish Centre.
The talk by Mike Bottomley is entitled Katherine Parr - Gloucestershire’s Queen. Visitors and new members are always welcome.
The Regency Probus Club for men meets from 10am on Wednesday, February 20 at Cheltenham Bowling Club.
Dr Richard Long will give a talk about Afghanistan after Bin Laden.
Contact Geoff Harmsworth on 01242 672409 if you would like to join this friendly club.
Leckhampton WI meets at 7.30pm on Wednesday, February 20 at Leckhampton Village Hall for a social evening. New members are very welcome.
At the Bacon Theatre at 7pm on Wednesday, February 20 there is a National Theatre Live showing of The Tragedy of King Richard II. Tickets from the box office on 01242 258002