August 2017

Club News Our Chairman, Gerry Thompson, thanked everyone for their best wishes and kindness during his recovery from a bad car accident in June – the true ‘Spirit of Probus’ was very evident. Gerry welcomed 32 members plus our speaker and his wife. He then had the pleasure of inducting our latest member, Richard Majewski. […]

July 2017

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

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

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

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

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

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 […]

August 2016

In July it was Norman Williams’ turn for induction – Dennis Evans presented the badge, tie and constitution. Chairman, Adrian Lasrado, welcomed the 35 members present plus our speaker. He reminded us of our three new members since February and urged us to keep up the recruitment effort. Current membership is 46. The charity collection […]

July 2016

Club News Following new members Norman Williams and Nigel Paget in May, it was Roy Soloman’s turn for induction in June. Chairman, Adrian Lasrado did the honours. He also welcomed the 35 members present plus our speaker and especially Roger Davis who having made a splendid recovery was back with us with his new valve […]