Monthly Meetings
are held at St Mark's Church Hall, Guildford Road East, Farnborough
at 2pm on the last Tuesday of the month during term time, unless stated otherwise.

January 30th  2018

SPECIAL GENERAL MEETING St Mark’s Hall at 2pm on 30 January 2018

The Committee will hold a Special General Meeting at the start of the monthly meeting on 30 January 2018 to seek members’ approval for two amendments to our Constitution.

Full details in the November Newsletter.

The scheduled Monthly Meeting will follow the Special General Meeting.

                                                  Empire, War and cricket in South Africa -  Dean Allen 
This talk explores how James Logan made his fortune in South Africa through business, politics and an association with the British Empire’s favourite sport . The talk will also examine the South African cricket tour to England in the midst of the Boer War.

February 27th 2018 - The Work of Shelter boxTim Vile
By providing emergency shelter and tools for families robbed of their homes by disaster, this international charity is transforming despair into hope for hundreds of victims around the world.

March 27th 2018  - A House of Eternity ~ The Tomb of the Nobleman NakhtMike Hollis

Mike sets this beautiful jewel of an ancient Egyptian tomb in its geographic and historic location before taking us on a scene by scene tour of the fascinating decoration, much of which depicts daily life some 3500 years ago.

April 24th 2018  - Gentleman of JazzBob Sinfield 
This talk tells the fascinating story of George Chisholm, from his Glasgow boyhood to a  50 year career in jazz that earned him the OBE and recalls George's eventful, often hilarious double life as trombonist and comedian.

May 29th 2018 - The National Garden SchemeAngela O’Connell 
The talk will cover the history of the NGS with photos of local gardens and explain the way in which the NGS supports many of the national health charities

June 26th 2018 - How to enjoy a Healthy and Wealthy Retirement Roy Wood 
He will explain some of the greatest challenges to your wealth and Health in retirement and how these can be over-come simply by applying the rules of money.


already held 2017-2018

November 28th - Ocean Sailing - Mike Forrest
Mike Forrest has been sailing in small boats for the last half century. He is a yacht master and a dingy sailing instructor and has crossed the Atlantic under sail. This talk describes some of the things he has done and what you might do too.

31st October  AGM

 26th September - Scams - Gil Marston Jones

Gil is a local scam ambassadors and will talk about how scammers make victims part with their personal details and how victims get hooked into responding to scams. She describes the stress felt by victims and how we can help friends and family who become victims.