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MAY

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

3rd.  Fri Social Film Night - "James Bond Spectre" - St. Perter's Centre - Contact Church for details

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  "The Ranger Street Party to celebrate The Queens 90th Birthday" - Starting at 2pm - Food, Stalls Dance Display -  Fancy Dress optional

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

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

17th. Fri "Spanish Themed Evening" St. Peter's Centre - Ticketed event from 0300 030 1380

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

25th. Sat “Ravenshead Summer Fair and Scarecrow Festival” at St. Peter’s Church, grounds and the Centre from 10 am to 1pm details 01623 796803

26th. Sat Ravenshead C of E School "Summer Festival"  Held at The School from 12pm

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

5th. Tues Ready Call's 20th Birthdaty Cream Tea at 37 Chapel Lane 2-4pm £3

8th. Fri "The Sherwood Ranger Cream Tea"  from 2 - 6 pm - Tickets from The Ranger

10th.  Sun "Ravenshead Open Garden Trail with The Cornwater Club"  There are eight gardens to view round the village with a variety of refreshments at The Village Hall  - Tickets £3.50 from Adcock Financial and Cornwater Club

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 798813

20th. Wed - Ravenshead WI - Steve Wright 'Overland to Prague and the Czech Republic'  'he Centre at St Peter’s at 7.45 pm – Further info: 751307

23rd 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

23rd. Sat Concert by The Bestwood Male Voice Choir: Held at The Village Hall 7.30pm Tickets from 01773 715819

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

13th. Sat A matinee of Childrens films at St Peter's Centre - featuring "Kung Fu Panda 3" Details 0300 030 1380

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

3rd. Sat "Ravenshead Garden Society Horticultural Show - St. Peter's Centre at 3pm

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

30th. Fri Music at The Hall "Peter Donegan & The Lonnie Donegan Band"- at The Village Hall. 7.30 p.m. for 8.00 pm. Tickets 07478 499298 or email - enquiries@musicatthehall.co.uk. -  LIVE MUSIC

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

28th. Fri Music at The Hall "The Mearseybeats supported by Melissa Thompson"- at The Village Hall. 7.30 p.m. for 8.00 pm. Tickets 07478 499298 or email - enquiries@musicatthehall.co.uk. -  LIVE MUSIC

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

11th. Fri Music at The Hall "Andy Fairweather Low & The Low Riders"- at The Village Hall. 7.30 p.m. for 8.00 pm. Tickets 07478 499298 or email - enquiries@musicatthehall.co.uk. -  LIVE MUSIC

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

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

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

11th. Fri Music at The Hall "The Stetson Christmas Party with The John Permenter Band "- at The Village Hall. 7.30 p.m. for 8.15 pm. Tickets 01623 402891 or email - www.thestetson.info -  LIVE MUSIC

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

16th Fri "The Famouse Stetson Christmas Party with The John Permenter Band - Tickets from www.the stetson.info or 402891

18th. Wed - 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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