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APRIL

20th. Wed - Ravenshead WI -  John Whitfield 'Women Pilots of World War 2'  'he Centre at St Peter’s at 7.45 pm – Further info: 751307

22nd. Fri Music at The Hall "The Collection "- at The Village Hall. 7.30 p.m. for 8.15 pm. Tickets 402891 LIVE MUSIC

23rd. Sat "Junior Tennis Open Morning" Ravenshead Tennis Club, Leisure Centre. 9.00 to 11.oopm Details 07967 594 129

24th. Sun Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.00 am. Moderate 8.5 mile (approx.) walk from Ogston Reservoir. Through woods and fields to Ashover. Climbing up to Fabrick Rock with magnificent views. Return through Britton Wood. Contact Anne 01623 794479.

25th. Mon Ladies Probus A.G.M.Portland College 12 noon for 12.30 - New members always welcome. Contact our Secretary Mrs C.Brader on 01623 794158.

26th. Tues – Glenda Bream, "Title TBA" - Village Hall, 7.30pm, Ravenshead Flower Arranging Group

26th. Tue Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.30 am. A walk within Nottinghamshire. Gentle pace to suit all with time for tea/coffee stop. Approx. 5 miles Contact Allan or Kath on 01623 797321.

30th. Sat Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.00 am. Tutbury and Hambury Crater. 9 miles of moderate terrain, no steep hills. Contact Jeff 01623 237350.

MAY

6th. Fri Music at The Hall "The Ragdolls (Jersey Boys Tribute"- at The Village Hall. 7.30 p.m. for 8.00 pm. Tickets 07478 499298 or email - enquiries@musicatthehall.co.uk. -  LIVE MUSIC

6th. Fri - Cheese & Wine Evening - Ravens Lodge at 7pm - Tickets from 793063 or 799095

10th. Tues "Village Hall Management Committee AGM" Village Hall 8.00pm details 795486

11th. Wed – Abbey Gates WI, Resolutions and Scones, Ravenshead Village Hall, 7.30pm. Further info 491607

11th. Wed Ravenshead 55+ Club - Auntie the War is Over - a talk by Chris  Knight - Church Lounge 2.00pm - details 798713 or 793639

14th. Sat "Ravenshead Reds Day" at The Leisure Centre - Lots of Games to see and Stalls and Activities

14th Sat Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.00 am. 7.5 miles (approx.) Pentrich & South Wingfield - hopefully a ‘Bluebell Walk’. Easy/moderate walking on tracks, paths, through woods & on quiet country roads. Contact Allan or Kath on 01623 797321

16th. Mon Ravenshead Ladies Probus Portland College 12 noon for 12.30.new members always welcome.For further details - contact Mrs C Brader 01623 794158

18th. Wed - Ravenshead WI - 'Resolutions'  The Centre at St Peter’s at 7.45 pm – Further info: 751307

20th. Fri Music at The Hall "The Buddy Presley Show staring The Harmonaires"- at The Village Hall. 7.30 p.m. for 8.00 pm. Tickets 07478 499298 or email - enquiries@musicatthehall.co.uk. -  LIVE MUSIC

22nd Sun Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.00 am. Stanton Moor – 8 miles starting from Rowsley with views of the Derwent Valley taking in the Nine Ladies Circle & Darley Bridge. Strenuous at first becoming easy, Contact Merv on 01623 79900724th. Tues – Susan Maddocks, "Summertime" - Village Hall, 7.30pm, Ravenshead Flower Arranging Group

31st Tue Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.30 am. An easy local walk. Approx. 5 miles. For details contact Allan or Kath on 01623 797321

JUNE

5th Sun Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.30 am. Cromford Canal – leisurely ‘cruise’ on horse drawn barge (£6) from Cromford Wharf to Lea Wood. Walk back (approx. 6.25 miles) to Cromford via Whatstandwell & Bow Wood (Midshires Way). Moderate with a few climbs & a steep descent. Contact Mick or Margaret 0115 9279500

8th. Wed – Abbey Gates WI, My time spent in Saudi Arabia and India with Marion Fletcher, Ravenshead Village Hall, 7.30pm. Further info 491607

8th. Wed - Ravenshead 55+ Club - Outing to the Japanese Gardens, Nr Newark, leaving the Sherwood Ranger at 10.45am.  Details 798713 or 793639

10th. Fri - The Ravenshead Swing Band at The Village Hall Doors 7,30pm - Tickets £8 from Godfreys

11th. Sat  Advance notice of "The Ranger Street Party" - Full details in May issue of Ravenshead Newsletter

16th. / 18th. Thur/Sat "Ravenshead Theatre Group presents Lucky Sods" - The Village Hall - Tickets from Adcock Financial or phone 07742 057 153

19th. Wed - Ravenshead WI - 'Birthday Party'  The Centre at St Peter’s at 7.45 pm – Further info: 751307

19th Sun Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.00 am. Hartington & Pilsbury Castle. 7.5 miles along field paths and country lanes. Plenty of stiles & a couple of steep climbs. Contact Pete or Val 0115 8373821

26th Sun Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.00 am. Three Canals & Two Rivers – 11.25 miles along Derby Canal, Erewash Canal, Rivers Trent & Derwent. Easy field & tow paths. Contact Merv 01623 799007

28th Tue Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.30 am. An easy local walk. Approx. 5 miles. For details contact Allan or Kath on 01623 797321

28th. Tues – Barbara Collins, "Summer Garden" - Village Hall, 7.30pm, Ravenshead Flower Arranging Group

JULY

3rd Sun Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.00 am. Ladybower Reservoir, Alport Castles, Howden & Derwent Reservoirs. A 10 mile high level walk with one steep ascent at the start – quite strenuous! Contact Dick 01623 794158

13th. Wed – Abbey Gates WI, Last of the Summer Wine with Sue Mallinson, Ravenshead Village Hall, 7.30pm. Further info 491607

13th. Wed Ravenshead 55+ Club - Church Lounge 2 - 4pm Afternoon Tea & Cakes for the members - details 798713 17th Sun Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.00 am. Epperstone, Halloughton & Holly Beck. An 8 mile easy walk over farmland with pleasant country scenery. Contact Barry 01623 79881320th. Wed - Ravenshead WI - Steve Wright 'Overland to Prague and the Czech Republic'  'he Centre at St Peter’s at 7.45 pm – Further info: 75123rd Sat Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.00 am. Snake Pass, Doctors Gate, Pennine Way, Ashop Clough. A moderate 9 mile walk, can be heavy going in places if wet! Contact Allan or Kath 01623 797321

25th. Sat "Ravenshead Summer Fair & Scarcrow Festival" - St. Peter's Church from 10am to 1pm Details 01623 796803

26th. Tues – Jane Fox, "Come Fly With Me" - Village Hall, 7.30pm, Ravenshead Flower Arranging Group

26th Tue Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.30 am. An easy local walk. Approx. 5 miles. For details contact Allan or Kath on 01623 797321

31st Sun Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.00 am. A moderate 9.5 mile walk from Darley Dale to Winster through Clough Woods, returning through Wensley Dale. Contact Anne 01623 794479

AUGUST

13th Sat.Fish and Chip Walk starting Blidworth Methodist Church 4pm. Contact 797939 of 798890

14th Sun Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.00am. A 9.5 mile local walk, taking in Oxton, Calverton & Foxcovert Plantation. Contact Brian or Wendy 01623 796444

17th. Wed - Ravenshead WI - ‘Swishing’  Event - swap your accessories!  (Provisional: &  WI Gifts and Greetings Stall with items to buy.) The Centre at St Peter’s at 7.45 pm – Further info: 751307

23rd. Tues – Kate Riley, "Designs For Now" - Village Hall, 7.30pm, Ravenshead Flower Arranging Group

30th Tue Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.30 am. An easy local walk. Approx. 5 miles. For details contact Allan or Kath on 01623 797321

SEPTEMBER

4th Sun Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.00 am. Bradgate Park & Beacon Hill. A moderate 10 mile walk through parkland, over fields, through woodland & along quiet country lanes following the Leicestershire Round. Contact Mick or Margaret 0115 9279500

10th. Sat Build a Breakfast - Blidworth Methodist Church 10.30am to 12.30pm

14th. Wed –Abbey Gates WI, It’s all part of life rich pattern with Margaret Sudlow, Ravenshead Village Hall, 7.30pm. Further info 491607

18th Sun Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.00 am. Derwent Edges & Moors, Back Tor, Foulstone Road (track), Strines Reservoir, Sugworth Hall & Moscar Lodge. A 10 mile walk with lots of ups, downs & variety – quite strenuous! Contact Dick 01623 794158

20th Sat Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.00 am. Heather walk. Bretton, The Barrel Inn, Eyam Moor & Abney Clough. 8.5 miles over high moorland with extensive views & low level Clough walking. One final ascent with pub at the end! Contact Barry 01623 798813

21st. Wed - Ravenshead WI -  Joyce McDonald  ‘Country Markets’- Hear all about this successful enterprise.  The Centre at St Peter’s at 7.45 pm – Further info: 751307

24th Sat Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.00 am. Langsett Reservoir. An 8.6 mile walk of marked contrast featuring reservoir, riverside paths, conifer plantation, valley, open moorland & farm pasture. Splendid views. Contact Jeff 01623 237350

27th. Tues – Roma Berridge, "Autumn Bounty" - Village Hall, 7.30pm, Ravenshead Flower Arranging Group

27th Tue Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.30 am. An easy local walk. Approx. 5 miles. For details contact Allan or Kath on 01623 797321

OCTOBER

8th. Sat  "Walk in the Woods and Soup Lunch". Rotary and Inner Wheel. Contact Bob or Sandra Jackson 01623 793978 or Mike Lee 01623 409893

12th. Wed –Abbey Gates WI, Pie and pea supper, Ravenshead Village Hall, 7.30pm. Further info 491607

15th Sat. Body Shop demonstration Blidworth Methodist Church 10.15am

 19th. Wed - Ravenshead WI - Alison Clark  'Both Sides of the Bench' - Tales from a magistrate.  The Centre at St Peter’s at 7.45 pm – Further info: 751307

22nd Sat Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.00 am. Eaton, Gamston Wood & Askham. 8 miles along field paths, quiet country lanes, past old churches & through woods. Contact Geoff or Jill 01623 484636

25th Tue Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.30 am. An easy local walk. Approx. 5 miles. For details contact Allan or Kath on 01623 797321

25th. Tues. – Ann Barnes, “Tradition of Flowers – Tudor Style” - Village Hall, 7.30pm, Ravenshead Flower Arranging Group

30th Sun Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.00 am. Hathersage, Leadmill Bridge, Stokes Ford, Abney, Abney Moor & Derwent Valley. 8 miles with two longish but moderate ascents – moderate walk. Contact Dick 01623 794158

NOVEMBER

9th. Wed –Abbey Gates WI, The Red Cross with John Coulthurst, Ravenshead Village Hall, 7.30pm. Further info 491607

12th. Sat Build a Breakfast - Blidworth Methodist Church 10.30am to 12.30pm

16th Sun Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.00 am. Cordwell Valley – Barlow, Brindwood Gate, Cartledge, Cordwell, Unthank, Barlow Grange & Oxton Rakes. An easy 7.5 mile walk mainly over field paths. Contact Merv 01623 799007

16th. Wed - Ravenshead WI - Geoff Cutts  'The RNLI'- lifeboats, lifeguards, international links, floods &  education.  The Centre at St Peter’s at 7.45 pm – Further info: 751307

29th. Tues. – June Borrowdale, "Christmas Demonstration" - Village Hall, 7.30pm, Ravenshead Flower Arranging Group

DECEMBER

14th. Wed –Abbey Gates WI, Christmas Party and Magic, Ravenshead Village Hall, 7.30pm. Further info 491607

21th. Wed - Ravenshead WI - 'Christmas Party'  The Centre at St Peter’s at 7.45 pm – Further info: 751307

JANUARY 2017

11th. Wed –Abbey Gates WI, The history of Ravenshead with Philip Jones, Ravenshead Village Hall, 7.30pm. Further info 491607

18thWed - Ravenshead WI - 'Silent Auction'  The Centre at St Peter’s at 7.45 pm – Further info: 751307

FEBRUARY

8th. Wed –Abbey Gates WI, Tax, care and toy boys with Julie Smith, Ravenshead Village Hall, 7.30pm. Further info 491607

15th.  Wed - Ravenshead WI - Teresinha Roberts, 'The Story of Silk' - from a textile artist who specialises in natural dyes and fabrics.

MARCH

8th. Wed –Abbey Gates WI, AGM and Faith Supper, Ravenshead Village Hall, 7.30pm. Further info 491607

15th. Wed - Ravenshead WI - 'Annual Meeting'  The Centre at St Peter’s at 7.45 pm – Further info: 751307

APRIL

12th. Wed –Abbey Gates WI, Summer hanging basket demonstration with Steve Routledge, Ravenshead Village Hall, 7.30pm. Further info 4916

 

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