“Two bars of chocolate a day can slash the risk of heart attack and stroke…really?” by Dr. Lynda Ware Lynda explores the relevance of Evidence-Based Medicine (EBM) in everyday health decisions. She explores what EBM is all about and why it is important. Examples include where disasters have happened through lack of evidence and how… Read More »Monthly Meeting
In addition to our monthly meetings, each with an interesting talk, we offer many different events, outings and holidays that you might like to come along on. Click on the event title to see the event detail.
Sunday 1 August 2021 Space Tythe Barn, Manor House Lane, Bookham, Surrey, KT23 4EN (Please use school car park at above postcode) space From 12.30 – 4.30pm, Tickets £15pp space Hog Roast, Sides, Vegetarian Options, Desserts space Entertainment by Sandra on Violin and Paolo on Guitar playing Beautiful MusicPlease bring plates, cutlery, glasses, drinks, tables and… Read More »Summer Event
The Group Leaders Tea is now returned to lunchtime for one year only!! The venue will be Tyrell's Wood Golf Club. A two course lunch will be provided together with wine or an alternative soft drink. This will be a one off special to enable Group Leaders to discuss the relaunch of their Groups and… Read More »Group Leaders and Helpers Lunch
Trip to Kent and East SussexHaving had to cancel this trip more than once we now have a firm date of 15th August and the cost was fixed at £90 per person which remains valid.If you cancelled because of changed dates or would like to join us please let me know as we have a… Read More »Ellen Terry Museum and Kent & East Sussex Railway
"Passports, Assassins, Traitors and Spies" by Martin Lloyd Martin is a Writer, Speaker, and Broadcaster. Thrill to a dramatic account of how actions of a group of assassins brought about a change in the passport regulations: how the unmasking of a spy caused a modification in passport design and how, for one man the passport… Read More »Monthly Meeting
"Geography and Landscapes of South East England" by Geoffrey Mead South-East England has, in a small area, a rich assemblage of landscapes whose origins lie in the underlying rocks and soils. The sands, clays and limestones dictated farming and settlement patterns, rural industries and landownership; these past activities have a direct link to the 21st… Read More »Surrey Network Study Day
This is a proposed Holiday waiting for sufficient interested Members before being booked. Based in Torquay, this tour features a ride on the Dartmouth Steam Railway, and a cruise on the River Dart. The tour also includes visits to Kents Cavern and Bygones, and a day out to Dartmoor and Plymouth. There is also the possibility of stops at Exeter Cathedral on the outward… Read More »Devon’s Rivers, Railways and Relics
The Autumn Event is currently being planned and will be announced here ASAP! The event will take place at:
This Trip is currently awaiting available dates from BMW. An update will be sent by Newsflash when we have more information.
"The National Arboretum" For those of you who have not visited the National Memorial Arboretum in Staffordshire the speaker will pass on to you the wonder of this memorial and how it was established and how it is organised. You will definitely want to visit it !!
"AGM / England’s Greatest Magician" We will first hold our brief AGM which will be followed by the the talk.