July 2017 Newsletter

Club News We have to report that our Chairman, Gerry Thompson, was involved in a bad car accident last month which left him very shaken though physically ok. But he’s feeling much better now and plans to be back in the chair on Thursday. June’s meeting was attended by 37 members who raised £33.20 for […]

June 2017 Newsletter

Club News Chairman, Gerry Thompson, welcomed members and wives to our Open Meeting in May – 57 present in all. The charity collection (raised £47.69 in May) will this year go to the Salvation Army who will be with us next March to receive our cheque and give a short address. Amenity Fund raffle raised […]

May 2017 Newsletter

Club News Our Chairman, Gerry Thompson, welcomed all to April’s meeting including our guest, Richard Majewski, who later joined our club. Gerry then handed over to our Almoner, Hugh Roberts, who welcomed back Tony Simpson who is feeling much better and reported that Phil Munson is still in Hospital and that Arthur Trunchion is not […]

March 2017 Newsletter

Club News In February there were 34 members present. Both guests from January, Chris Starkowski and Bob Witham (Bob’s father was Chariman of Coulsdon Probus in 1984) have joined as new members. Tony Simpson was welcomed back, however, Ron Furniss, Alan Bird and Phil Munson were not well. Norman Pollard and Roger Brunton’s wives are […]

February 2017 Newsletter

Club News In January there were 29 members present plus two guests, Chris Starkowski introduced by Andrew Jurenko and Bob Witham introduced by Mickael Southwell (Bob’s father was Chariman of Coulsdon Probus in 1984). We believe that both intend to become members. Absent members Tony Simpson and Arthur Trunchion were not well. On the birthday […]

September 2016 Newsletter

Club News In August Chairman, Adrian Lasrado, welcomed back Mike Blake making 32 members present plus our two speakers. Eric Jenkinson, following his stroke, has been transferred to Mayday and is making steady recovery but still has problems with his left arm. Also absent due to illness was Alan Green and Roger Davis. Our thoughts […]

Ashdown Forest & Saint hill manor

On 12th June we had a splendid outing to Ashdown Forest and in the afternoon a guided tour of Saint Hill Manor. After a washed out spring we had wonderful weather for our outing, the coach picking us up at the Tudor Rose on Old Coulsdon. After we picked up our guide for the day, […]

2013 Spring Cruise

On the weekend of the 19th April Coulsdon Probus went on a cruise along the Gloucester Ship Canal. After a dreadful winter and a foul first part of April we were a little apprehensive regarding the weather for our cruise, but the clouds parted and we had the whole weekend in glorious sunshine. On Friday […]

2012 Ladies Luncheon

Our annual Ladies Luncheon was once again held in the Blenheim suite at Coulsdon Manor Hotel. We have held our premier luncheon at Coulsdon Manor for a few years now, mainly because of the fantastic value for the meals and wonderful ambience of the hotel and the Blenheim Suite. Once again the hotel and staff […]

2012 May ladies meeting

After the tremendous success of the joint meeting we held in 2011 it was agreed by everyone that we must have a meeting each year when ladies are to be included. This meeting will not overshadow our annual ‘Ladies Luncheon’ which takes place later in the year. It is to be a normal Probus meeting […]