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Ravenshead History

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DECEMBER

2nd. Fri "Ravenshead Swing Band at The Village Hall - Tickets from Godfreys in The Precinct - Details from 07734 579 588

3rd. Sat  Ravenshead Christmas Lights Switch on - Village Hall 4pm - Follow Lantern Parade from Sherwood Ranger at 3.30pm

11th Sun Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 10.00 am. Castleton 5 to 8 miles, the route & length of this walk will depend on the weather! Enjoy the Christmas lights after the walk, & perhaps have a pub snack afterwards. Contact Barry 01623 798813

13th. Tues Garden Society. ‘A Christmas Medley’.  Tracey Akehurst. 7.45pm St Peter’s Church Lounge.  Details 794694

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

14th. Wed  Ravenshead 55+ Club - Coffee Morning for members at 5 Swinton Rise from 10.30am to 12.00 noon.  Details 798713/793639

16th. Fri The White Stetson "The Stetson Christmas Show with John Permenter & Band"- at The Village Hall. 7.30 p.m. for 8.15 pm. Tickets 01623 402891 or www.thestetson.info -  LIVE MUSIC

17th Sat Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.00 am. Curbar Gap, White Edge, Longshaw & Froggatt Edge. An 8 mile moderate walk with two short ascents. Contact Dick 01623 794158

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

27th Tue Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.30 am. An easy local walk. Approx. 5 miles. For details contact Brian or Wendy 01623 796444

JANUARY 2017

8th Sun Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.00 am. A 7 to 8.5 mile easy winter walk from Bramcote Hills Park, on good paths & tracks. The route & distance will depend on the weather conditions under foot! Contact Mick or Margaret 0115 9279500

10th. Tues Garden Society. ‘Portugal – A Floral Journey’.  Gill Foster. 7.45pm St Peter’s Church Lounge.  Details 794694

11th. Wed Ravenshead 55+ Club - Lunch at Kighill Farm for members - 12 noon for 12.30pm - details 798713/793639

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

14th Sat Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.00 am. A 9 mile circular walk visiting the villages of Coxbench, Little Eaton, Breadsall & Morleymoor. Field paths, tracks, woods, open country & back street walking over mixed terrain. Contact Allan or Kath 01623 797321

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

21st. Sat Build a Breakfast - Blidworth Methodist Church10.30am-12.30pm

22nd Sun Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.00 am. A 7 mile local & easy walk through Newstead Abbey Park, Linby & Papplewick. Contact Barry 01623 798813

27th Fri Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers Annual Dinner 7.00 for 7.30 pm. Mapperley Golf Club, all members & friends welcome. For details contact Margaret 0115 927500

31st Tue Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.30 am. An easy local walk. Approx. 5 miles. For details contact Allan or Kath on 01623 7973

FEBRUARY

8th.  Wed Ravenshead 55+ Club - “Have you ever panicked about speaking in Public” - a talk by Anne Eldridge - Church Lounge 2.00pm - details  798713/793639

10th. Fri Music at The Hall "Chiquititas Abba Special"- at The Village Hall. 7.30 p.m. for 8.00 pm. Tickets 01623 792148 or email - enquiries@musicatthehall.co.uk. -  LIVE MUSIC

11th Sat Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.00am. Easy 7.5 winter walk, shouldn’t be too muddy! Taking in Risley, Dale Abbey & Stanton by Dale. Includes Hermit’s Cave & rare combined house/church. Contact Geoff or Jill 01623 484636

14th. Tues Garden Society. ‘A Suburban Garden Throughout the Year’. Mike Davey.  7.45pm St Peter’s Church Lounge.  Details 794694

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

18th. Sat Quiz and Tea - Blidworth Methodist Church 3.30-5.30pm - £5

19th Sun Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.00 am. Millstone Edge, a pleasant & varied 7.25 mile walk taking in a scenic farm conservation area, abandoned millstones, an enchanting Silver Birch wood & an attractive stretch of the River Derwent from Grindleford to Hathersage. Contact Merv 01623 799007

25th. Sat Stardust Swing Band- Blidworth Methodist Church 7.30pm - £6.50

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

MARCH

3rd. Fri Music at The Hall "An Evening with Mike d'ABO"- at The Village Hall. 7.30 p.m. for 8.00 pm. Tickets 01623 792148 or email - enquiries@musicatthehall.co.uk. -  LIVE MUSIC

5th Sun Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 8.50 am meet at Hucknall Tram Stop. Travel from Hucknall to Clifton by Tram for a moderately easy 8.5 mile walk with two short, steep climbs. Passing through Barton-in-Fabis, Thrumpton & Gotham. Mostly field paths, some lovely views. Contact Mick or Margaret 0115 9279500

8th.  Wed Ravenshead 55+ Club - “The Work of a Councillor” - a talk by Chris Barnfather - Church Lounge 2.00pm - details 798713/793639

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

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

11th Sat Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.00 am. The Chevin, A 6.5 mile walk through Belper to the Mill. Walk by the River Derwent to join the ancient Chevin Trackway descending into Millford & Makeney, before a fairly level walk back to Belper.  Contact Merv 01623 799007

14th. Tues Garden Society. AGM 7.30pm St Peter’s Church Lounge followed by ‘Wild Flowers of the Peak District’.  Patrick Harding. Details 794694

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

19th Sun Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.00 am. Elvaston Castle Country Park. An 11 mile walk along the disused Derby Canal, with short stretches of road walking through Derby City Centre. Then a riverside walk along the Derwent back to Elvaston. Contact Merv 01623 799007

24th. Fri Music at The Hall "Albert Lee Band"- at The Village Hall. 7.30 p.m. for 8.00 pm. Tickets 01623 792148 or email - enquiries@musicatthehall.co.uk. -  LIVE MUSIC

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

APRIL

7th. Fri Music at The Hall "Beverly Craven"- at The Village Hall. 7.30 p.m. for 8.00 pm. Tickets 01623 792148 or email - enquiries@musicatthehall.co.uk. -  LIVE MUSIC

12th. Wed Ravenshead 55+ Club - “Boots During the First World War” - a talk by                Judith Wright - Church Lounge 2.00pm - details 798713/793639

12th. Wed –Abbey Gates WI, Summer hanging basket demonstration with Steve Routledge, Ravenshead Village Hall, 7.30pm. Further info 491607

MAY

10th. Wed Ravenshead 55+ Club - “Personal safety around the home and out and about” - a talk by PC Jayne Walters - Church Lounge 2.00pm - details 798713/793639

12th. Fri Music at The Hall "Gavin Povey & The Fabulous OKE-SHE-MOKE-SHE POPS"- at The Village Hall. 7.30 p.m. for 8.00 pm. Tickets 01623 792148 or email - enquiries@musicatthehall.co.uk. -  LIVE MUSIC

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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