March 2020

Business Meeting 6th February 2020 Chairman, Roger Gourd, reported the sad death of our member Brian Thomas on 2nd February. A short silence was observed and sincere condolences offered to his wife Nancy. 25 members were present and our speaker Nick Cook. Brian was a family man, hugely practical and competent with many hobbies and […]

February 2020

Business Meeting 16th January 2020 Chairman, Roger Gourd, wished Members (25 present) a Happy New Year. The Chairman reported the sad deaths of Companion member Alfred Levy in November (last active 2016) and Roger Udall on Boxing Day (moved to Worthing in 2018). A short silence was observed. Almoner, Andrew Kellard, reported the absences of […]

January 2020

Business Meeting 5th December 2019 Chairman, Roger Gourd, welcomed Members (25 present) and our special Christmas guest, Reverend Malcolm Newman. The Chairman, on behalf of the club, expressed our sincerest condolences to Michael Southwell on the loss of his wife Andrea. Almoner, Andrew Kellard, reported the absences of Roger Davis (happy but not active – visited by […]

November 2019

Business Meeting 3rd October 2019 The Chairman welcomed 30 members plus our Speaker and especially Reg Baker returning after four months. Almoner, Andrew Kellard, reported the absences of Lionel Downton (tripped while in Coulsdon –> hospital), Roger Davis (settled well into retirement home), Tony Simpson (carer am & pm – stays downstairs, uses walking frame – gardener runs him to […]