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APRIL
29th.  Sat – Metal Recycling Day at St. Peter’s Church car park 9.00 – 11.00am further details in next month’s Newsletter.
MAY
7th. Sun Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.00 am. The ascent of Win Hill (easier route!). 6 mile walk along the edge of Ladybower Reservoir before a steady climb. Then descend to the village of Thornhill & follow the Derwent back. Contact Merv 01623 799007.
9th. Tues Ravenshead Village Hall AGM - 8pm in the hall - All residents welcome
10th. Wed – Abbey Gates WI, Resolutions Meeting, Ravenshead Village Hall, 7.30pm. Further info 491607
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 - Blidworth Methodist Church, 11.30am-1pm, Soup Lunch
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
17th. - Wed  -  Ravenshead WI – ‘Resolutions – The Centre at St Peter’s at 7.45 pm – Further info: 751307
21st. Sun Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.00 am. Jughole Wood. 6 miles, a moderate climb by-passing the hamlet of Oaker to reach Snitterton, before a stiff climb to Jughole Wood Cavern. Following the Limestone Way to Matlock & back to Darley Bridge via River Derwent. Contact Merv 01623 799007.
22nd. Mon Ravenshead Ladies Probus - "Spinster of no Occupation" Dr. Rowena Edlin-White
23rd. Tues – Jo Smith, “My World of Inspiration” – Village Hall, 7.30 pm – Ravenshead Flower Club.
30th. Tue Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.30 am. An easy local walk. Approx. 5 miles. For details contact Allan or Kath 01623 797321.
JUNE
3rd. Sat Robin Hood Way Group 10.00 am. A circular 6.5 mile walk starting from Portland College, visiting Blidworth. Meet & start of walk from College Café car park. All welcome. Contact Allan 01623 797321.
4th. Sun Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.00 am. An 8.5 mile (approx.) walk starting from Carsington, taking in Middleton Top & Wirksworth. One steady ascent onto the High Peak Trail. Contact Glynne or Carol 01623 798102.
10th. Sat Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.00 am. Heage Windmill, 8.5 miles. Cromford Canal followed by a gradual climb to the windmill. Through Nether Heage to Belper. Back to Ambergate via the Derwent Valley Heritage Trail. Contact Merv 01623 799007.
14th. Wed Ravenshead 55+ Club - Outing to Carsington Water - details 798713 or 793639
14th. Wed – Abbey Gates WI, Armchair Pilates with Caroline Ashby, Ravenshead Village Hall, 7.30pm. Further info 491607
18th. Sun Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.00 am. 10.5 mile (approx.) circular walk over relatively easy terrain, on field paths, tracks & country lanes. Starting from Ticknall, skirting Calke Park, Staunton Hall, Wilson & Melbourne. Contact Brian or Wendy 01623 796444.
20th. Sat Ravenshead Reds Open Day and Fair - 10am to 4pm at the Leisure Centre - Lots for all the family
21st. - Wed  -  Ravenshead WI – ‘Birthday 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 Allan or Kath on 01623 797321.
26th. Mon Ravenshead Ladies Probus - "Footpads, Kings and Highwaymen" Ian Morgan
27th. Tues – Zoe Podmore, “A Turn of the Page” - Village Hall, 7.30 pm – Ravenshead Flower Club.
30th. SOS Fashion Show in aid of Elsie - All Saits Centre, Huthwaite. - Tickets £5 from Brenda Sibley on 01623 796103
JULY
2nd. Sun Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.00am. Fairly easy 7.5 mile walk from Bakewell to Little Longstone, returning via the Monsal Trail. Field paths & tracks. Pay & Display Car Park at Bakewell. Contact Anne 01623 794479.
8th. Sat Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.00 am. From Darley Bridge, passing near Birchover, Youlgreave, Robin Hoods Stride & Winster Market House. 10 miles of undulating woodland, farmland & country lanes. Contact Barry 01623 798813.
12th. Wed – Abbey Gates WI, History of the Red Cross with John Coulthurst, Ravenshead Village Hall, 7.30pm. Further info 491607
12th.  Wed  Ravenshead 55+ Club - "A Nursing Career" a talk by Wendy Davison - Church
Lounge 2.00pm - details 798713 or 793639
16th. Sun Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.40 am. Linear 7 mile (approx.) walk from Pleasley to Glapwell. Pronto bus from Newstead Abbey Gates at 9.40 am. Walk via Outgang Lane, Stoney Houghton, Roseland Wood, Palterton to Glapwell. Pronto bus return. Contact Frances 07765 575407.
19th. - Wed  -  Ravenshead WI – ‘The Chilwell Canary Girls’ - Patrick Ashcroft - The Centre at St Peter’s at 7.45 pm – Further info: 751307
25th. Tues – Lynne Sharpe, “Car Boot Collection” - Village Hall, 7.30 pm – Ravenshead Flower Club.
25th. Tue Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.30 am. An easy local walk. Approx. 5 miles. For details contact Allan or Kath on 01623 797321.
30th. Sun Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.00 am. Wirksworth to Duffield. 9 mile linear walk via Shottle & Farnah Green mostly on the Midshires Way. Return by steam train (hopefully), on the Ecclesbourne Valley Railway (£7). Contact Mick or Margaret 0115 9279500.
AUGUST
5th. Sat Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.00 am. Tuxford visiting Milton, West & East Markham. 8 miles (approx.) mixture of field paths, quiet roads & lanes. Contact Allan or Kath 01623 797321.
13th. Sun Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.00 am. 7 miles, Middleton by Youlgreave, Gratton Dale, Long Dale & back to Middleton. Contact Dick 01623 794158.
16th. - Wed  -  Ravenshead WI – ‘Social Activities and Fun Night’ - The Centre at St Peter’s at 7.45 pm – Further info: 751307
19th. Sat Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.00 am. From Wetton, 7 miles (approx.) across undulating fields with views over the Manifold Valley. Steep descent to the Manifold Track, return to Wetton, via a steady climb. Optional detour to Thor’s Cave. Contact Brian or Wendy 01623 796444.
22nd. Tues – Judi Cripps, “Variation on a Theme” - Village Hall, 7.30 pm – Ravenshead Flower Club.
29th. Tue Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.30 am. An easy local walk. Approx. 5 miles. For details contact Allan or Kath on 01623 797321.
SEPTEMBER
3rd. Sun Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.00 am. Heather walk. Longshaw Lodge, Surprise Rocks, Hathersage Edge & Burbage Bridge. Pleasant 7.5 mile (approx.) moorland walk with good ‘purple’ views – not strenuous. Options at finish – tea rooms at Longshaw or Fox House Pub! Contact Barry 01623 798813.
9th. Sat Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.00 am. The Derby Canal – through the hamlet of Great Wilne to Draycott. 9.25 miles following the Derby Canal & River Derwent to Ambaston. Flat walking over field paths & quiet lanes. Contact Merv 01623 799007.
13th. Wed –Abbey Gates WI, The Mitford Family with John Whitfield, Ravenshead Village Hall, 7.30pm. Further info 491607
17th. Sun Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.00 am. Stanage Edge, 9 mile walk from Hathersage to North Lees Hall walking below the edge to Crow Chin. Then follow the edge top to Fiddlers Elbow. Descend via Callow Bank & Dale Bottom to Hathersage. Field paths, lanes & moorland. Contact Merv 01623 799007.
20th. - Wed  -  Ravenshead WI – ‘Belly Dancing – Talk, demo and participation’ – Gaynor Fairweather - The Centre at St Peter’s at 7.45 pm – Further info: 751307
26th. Tue Ravenshead & Hucknall Ramblers 9.30 am. An easy local walk. Approx. 5 miles. For details contact Allan or Kath on 01623 797321.
26th. Tues – Paula Routledge and Jade Loftus (from Floral Media), “Coast to Coast” - Village Hall, 7.30 pm – Ravenshead Flower Club.
OCTOBER
7th. Sat  Walk in the Woods and Soup Lunch.  Rotary and Inner Wheel Clubs.     Contact Bob or Sandra Jackson 01623 793978
7th. Sat - Blidworth Methodist Church, 10am, Body Shop Coffee Morning
11th. Wed –Abbey Gates WI, Fish and Chip supper and Bring and Buy [ticket entry only], Ravenshead Village Hall, 7.30pm. Further info 491607
31st. Tues – Alison Glover – “You Never Know” - Village Hall, 7.30 pm – Ravenshead Flower Club.
NOVEMBER
8th. Wed –Abbey Gates WI, The Workhouse Story Tellers, Ravenshead Village Hall, 7.30pm. Further info 491607
28th. Tues – Diane Fair – “Christmas is Coming” - Village Hall, 7.30 pm – Ravenshead Flower Club.
DECEMBER
13th. Wed –Abbey Gates WI, Christmas Party and Faith Supper, Ravenshead Village Hall, 7.30pm. Further info 491607
2018
JANUARY
10th. Wed –Abbey Gates WI, India’s Wildlife and Culture with Peter Jones, Ravenshead Village Hall, 7.30pm. Further info 491607
FEBRUARY
14th. Wed –Abbey Gates WI, Country Markets with Joyce McDonald, Ravenshead Village Hall, 7.30pm. Further info 491607
MARCH
14th. Wed –Abbey Gates WI, AGM and Faith Supper, Ravenshead Village Hall, 7.30pm. Further info 491607
APRIL
11th. Wed –Abbey Gates WI, 3 Corner Eggstravaganza, Ravenshead Village Hall, 7.30pm. Further info 4916

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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