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Ravenshead History

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SEPTEMBER

1st Sat Ravenshead Garden Societies Annual Show at St. Peter’s Centre 3pm.

1st Sat Robin Hood Folk Festival celebrates Village Hall Anniversary - Details 01623 792148

2nd  Sun Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.00 am. Pennine Way to Kinder Scout. From Edale we climb the Nab to Ringing Roger & follow the edge to Grinds Brook. Cross Edale Moor to Crowden Tower, descending via Crowden Brook to Upper Booth & back to Edale. Contact Merv 01623 799007.

7th Fri Start of Family Art Club at Ravenshead Library 3.45pm to 4.45pm – This is a free event

8th Sat Ravenshead Reds “Ferret Race Night” at The Sherwood Ranger – Tickets £2 Start time at 7.30pm

8th  Sat Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.00 am. Sturton-le-Steeple, Clarborough & North Leverton. 7.5 miles on green lanes with wide views of old churches & the only working windmill in Notts. Much of the route follows the Trent Valley Way. Contact Geoff or Jill 01623 484636.

12th   Wed Abbey Gates WI, Adventures in Nepal – Dr Jan Jones, Village Hall at 7.30pm Further info: 472078

13th Thur Byron Probus Club  -  Informal  lunch, Portland College, 12.00 for 12.30pm 

14th Fri MacMillan Coffee Morning at The Sherwood Ranger from 11am  All Welcome

14th. Fri "Music at The Hall with Lisa Stanley" £14 - Village Hall 7.150 - Tickets from Adcock Financial or  musicatthehall.co.uk or 07478 499298

15th Sat JamFest 2018 Beer and Music Festival at Ravens Lodge, Main Road. Starts 2pm til Late Admission £5 Adult and £2.50 per child

16th  Sun Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.00 am. Moneyash to Sheldon. 6.5 miles with one short but steep climb & many stiles. Contact Carol or Glynne 01623 798102.

19th - Wed  -  Ravenshead WI – ‘Curling – a Road to the Olympics & Passport to travel’. – Glenda Barrowman The Centre at St Peter’s at 7.45 pm – Further info: 796103

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 September – Marie Bradley – “Addicted To Strictly” – Ravenshead Flower Arranging Club, Village Hall – 7.30 pm

27th Thur  Byron Probus Club  -  Lunch, Portland College,12.00 for 12.30pm.  Speaker;  Tony Brewer, “The Flowers that Bloom in the Lens”

28th Fri White Stetson & 1st Larch Farm Scouts present "The Haley Sisters" 7.15 Ravens Lodge, Main Road. Tickets £12 from 07710 461 709 SOLD OUT

28th Fri  Gascoines MacMillan Coffee Morning From 10am at Gascoines Milton Court

28th  Fri to 1st Oct Mon Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers. Autumn weekend away at Scarborough. Contact Margaret for details 0115 9279500.

29th Sat Neighbourhood Watch in The Precinct from 10am to 12 noon – Get your cyle coded FREE

OCTOBER

10th   Wed Abbey Gates WI, Harvest Fair Bring and Buy with Pie and Pea Supper, Village Hall at 7.30pm. Further info: 472078

11th Thur Byron Probus Club  -  Informal lunch, Portland College, 12.00 for 12.30pm 

12th. Fri "Music at The Hall Bee Gees Tribute" £15 - Village Hall 7.15 - Tickets from Adcock Financial or  musicatthehall.co.uk or 07478 499298

17th -Wed  -  Ravenshead WI – ‘Chocolate unwrapped’ – Tracey Akehurst The Centre at St Peter’s at 7.45 pm – Further info: 796103

25th Fri  The White Stetson presents Albert Lee and his Band at The Create Theatre, Mansfield. (West Notts College) Tickets from 07434 44 99 56

25th Thur   Byron Probus Club  -  Lunch, Portland College, 12.00 for 12.30pm.  Speaker;  Roy Woodward, “You Dirty Rat”

26th. Fri "Music at The Hall with Rat Pack Tribute" £17.50 - Village Hall 7.30 - Tickets from Adcock Financial or  musicatthehall.co.uk or 07478 499298

29th Mon Ladies Probus - Speaker David Longford "Celebrating 150 Years of the Theatre Royal"

30th. Tues October – Jane Walden – “Teaching Ideas for Christmas Designs” – Ravenshead Flower Arranging Club, Village Hall – 7.30 pm

NOVEMBER

8th Thur Byron Probus Club  -  Informal  lunch, Portland College, 12.00 for 12.30pm 

14th   Wed  Abbey Gates WI, History Hunting: A day in the life of a metal detectorist – with historical artefacts, Jonathan Smith of Time Team, Village Hall at 7.30pm. Open meeting, all welcome, tickets at the door for non members Further info: 472078

16th. Fri "Music at The Hall with The Ragdolls" £18 - Village Hall 7.15 - Tickets from Adcock Financial or  musicatthehall.co.uk or 07478 499298

19th Mon  Ladies Probus - Speaker John Parker "St Anne's Allotments"

21st - Wed  -  Ravenshead WI – ‘Funny side of the Funeral Business’ tales past & present – Anne Halsey The Centre at St Peter’s at 7.45 pm – Further info: 796103

22nd Thur Byron Probus Club  -  Lunch, Portland College,12.00 for 12.30pm. Speaker;  Roger Hyde, “Someone had Blunder’d”

27th. Tues November – Craig Bullock – “Winter” – Ravenshead Flower Arranging Club, Village Hall – 7.30 pm

DECEMBER

4th Tue Byron Probus Club, Pre-Christmas Dinner, Portland College

12th   Wed Abbey Gates WI, Christmas Party, Village Hall at 7.30pm. Further info: 472078

13th Thur Byron Probus Club  -  Informal lunch, Portland College, 12.00 for 12.30pm 

14th. Fri "Music at The Hall with Marmalade" £20 - Village Hall 7.15 - Tickets from Adcock Financial or  musicatthehall.co.uk or 07478 499298

17th Mon  Ladies Probus - Christmas Lunch with the Oxton Hand Bell Ringers

19th - Wed  -  Ravenshead WI – ‘Christmas Party’ –  The Centre at St Peter’s at 7.45 pm – Further info: 796103

JANUARY 2019

9th  Wed Abbey Gates WI, Mind your Motor Manners – a costumed talk as the Hon Mrs Bruce who in 1928 wrote a book to encourage women to drive, Paula Cornwell, Village Hall at 7.30pm. Open meeting, all welcome, tickets at the door for non members Further info: 472078

10th Thur Byron Probus Club  -  Informal lunch, Portland College, 12.00 for 12.30pm 

16th Wed  -  Ravenshead WI – ‘Votes for Women! Nottinghamshire Suffragists & Suffragettes – Dr Rowena Edlin-White The Centre at St Peter’s at 7.45 pm – Further info: 796103

24th Thur Byron Probus Club  -  Lunch, Portland College,12.00 for 12.30pm.  Speaker;  Graham

Howell, “Bonnie Scotland”

28th Mon  Ladies Probus - Speaker Andy Smart "Journalist for the Nottingham Evening Post"

FEBRUARY

13th    Wed  Abbey Gates WI, Chatsworth Housekeeping Tales, Christine Robinson, Village Hall at 7.30pm. Open meeting, all welcome, tickets at the door for non members Further info: 472078

14th Thur Byron Probus Club  -  Informal lunch, Portland College, 12.00 for 12.30pm 

20th Wed  -  Ravenshead WI – ‘Personal Safety’ – PC Jayne Walters The Centre at St Peter’s at 7.45 pm – Further info: 796103

25th Mon  Ladies Probus - Speaker Shirley Whitfield "Hats and the Theatre"

28th Thur Byron Probus Club  -  Lunch, Portland College,12.00 for 12.30pm.  Speaker;  Steven Walker, “The Mills of Linby”

MARCH

 13th   Wed Abbey Gates WI, Annual Meeting [AGM] and Faith Supper, Village Hall at 7.30pm. Further info: 472078

14th Thur. Byron Probus Club  -  Informal lunch, Portland College, 12.00 for 12.30pm 

20th Wed  -  Ravenshead WI – ‘Annual Meeting’ –  The Centre at St Peter’s at 7.45 pm – Further info: 796103

25th Mon   Ladies Probus - Speaker Paul Newsham "Retired Forensic Expert"

28th Thur Byron Probus Club  -  Lunch, Portland College, 12.00 for 12.30pm, followed by Annual

General Meeting 

APRIL

10th   Wed  Abbey Gates WI, Rags to Riches: Tales from a wardrobe mistress, Judy Colby, Village Hall at 7.30pm. Further info: 472078

11th  Thur  Byron Probus Club  -  Informal lunch, Portland College, 12.00 for 12.30pm 

25th  Thur  Byron Probus Club  -  Lunch, Portland College,12.00 for 12.30pm.  Speaker;  tba

29th Mon  Ladies Probus - A.G.M.

MAY

20th Mon  Ladies Probus - Speaker John Taylor "So you think you are British"

JUNE

24th Mon  Ladies Probus - Speaker John Whitfield "Women Pilots of WW2"

 

 

 

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