Questionnaire December 2015

NATIONAL TREND. Over the past few decades the popularity of purely social interaction has declined, the community spirit which used to characterise United Kingdom society has stagnated, many social clubs (Rotary: Round Table: Lions: Freemasonry: Woman’s Institute: Soroptimist: British Legion: etc, and even the Church of England, and the quintessentially English pub) all report falling […]

The Coulsdon Probus Club

December 2015

Speakers Today: Chrismas with the Reverend Malcolm Newman January 7th: John Chisholm: Pub Signs February 4th: (our own) Gerrard Thompson: Pewter March 3rd: Chairman’s Charity: Blesma, The Limbless Veterans Club News At the November meeting, there were 36 members present plus our guest speaker. The Chairman’s Charity collection raised £38.84 and the raffle £34. Our Chairman […]

The Coulsdon Probus Club

November 2015

Speakers Today: Neil Saddler: Canals December 3rd: Christmas with Reverend Malcolm Newman January 7th: John Chisholm: Pub Signs February 4th: (our own) Gerrard Thompson: Pewter Club News At the October meeting, there were 37 members present (the highest for five months) plus our guest speaker. The Chairman’s Charity collection raised £41.48 (you are allowed to […]

The Coulsdon Probus Club

October 2015

Speakers Today: Jean Haynes: On being a bailiff November 5th: NeilSaddler:Canals December 3rd: Christmas with Reverend Malcolm Newman January 7th: John Chisholm : Pub Signs Club News At the September meeting, there were 31 members present plus our guest speaker and one further guest, Arthur Davy. The Chairman’s Charity collection raised £36.70 and the raffle […]

Bonnie Bogle

September 2015

Speakers Today: Barbara Stevens: Her choice of subject October 1st: Jean Haynes: On being a bailiff November 5th: Neil Saddler: Canals December 3rd: Christmas with the Reverend Malcolm Newman Club News At the August meeting, Chairman Andrew Banfield thanked members for their support at the Coulsdon Fair and recognised that several members were also supporting […]

The bar

August 2015

Speakers Today: Mary Moore: Mongolia September 3rd: Barbara Stevens: Her choice of subject October 1st: Jean Haynes: On being a bailiff October 15th: Ladies Lunch: Coulsdon Manor November 5th: Neil Saddler: Canals Club News There were 34 members present in July including our guest speaker. The Chairman’s Charity collection raised £33.11 donated this month to […]

The Coulsdon Probus Club

July 2015

Speakers Today: Jim Barnes: Vulcan Bomber August 5th: Mary Moore: Mongolia September 3rd: Barbara Stevens: Her choice of subject October 1st: Jean Haynes: On being a bailiff October 15th: Ladies Lunch: Coulsdon Manor Club News There were 33 members present in June including our guest speaker. The Chairman’s Charity collection made £36.36 and the raffle raised […]

The Coulsdon Probus Club

June 2015

Speakers Today: Colin Jones: Around the world in 80 gardens July 2nd: Jim Barnes: Vulcan Bomber August 5th: Mary Moore: Mongolia September 3rd: Barbara Stevens: Her choice of subject Club News Thank you to Andrew for organising the lunch at our May open meeting – all had a lovely time. There were 56 members and […]

The Coulsdon Probus Club

May 2015

Speakers May 7th. Open Meeting: Margaret Watson: Harpist June 4th. Colin Jones: Around the world in 80 gardens July 2nd. Jim Barnes: Vulcan Bomber Augus 5th. Mary Moore: Mongolia Club News Our Chairman Andrew Banfield had the pleasure of inaugurating our latest member, John Morgan, a retired electrician whose hobbies are woodcarving and being a […]