March 2019

Business Meeting 7th February 2019 26 members were present plus our speaker, Jill Pay. Almoner, Andrew Kellard reported the absence of Derek Bass (sight), Lionel Downton (slowly improving), Peter Wilson (mild heart attack), John Morgan (chest infection), Roger Davis (shaky but on his feet). We were please to welcome back Roger Gourd after a bypass and stent insertion. If you, your partner or another member is unwell please contact our almoner, Andrew Kellard on 01737 554055. Also temporarily for lunches – please notify Andrew by 10.30 am the prior Tuesday. The Charity Collection raised £48.26 and the raffle £26. Confirmed that luncheon costs (lunch, speaker, room) will be£22 from April. The Chairman’s Charity has raised £1,000 for the OldCoulsdon Centre for the Retired. At the Committee meeting in the morning, the audited accounts for 2018 were agreed. We are in surplus but struggling especially if we lose further members. Falling and ageing […]

February 2019

We are very saddened to hear of the death of Arthur Trunchion on 10th January only a matter of weeks after he lost his beloved June. Arthur had been unwell for some time but had so hoped to return to our monthly lunch. A memorialservice will be held on 24th February at 3.30 p.m. at St John’s, Old Coulsdon. Business Meeting 3rd January 2019 28 members were present plus our speaker, Malcolm Wells. Almoner, Andrew Kellard reported the absence of Arthur Trunchion, Derek Bass, Lionel Downton, Peter Wilson (in East Surrey following heart attack), John Morgan (chest infection) and Roger Gourd (pace maker fitted and since out of hospital –attractive nurse). If you, your partner or another member is unwell please contact our almoner, Andrew Kellard on 01737 554055. Also temporarily for lunches – please notify Andrew by 10.30 am the prior Tuesday. Andrew himself has been unwell, so we were pleased to […]