Colin invites all group members to his usual Boxing day extravaganza. Come and help scoff his mince pies,drink tea & coffeee and chomp his cheese in a warm social setting in Norwood. £3 donation.
Gorgeous choral works sung by the Renaissance Singers, in St.George’s Church, Bloomsbury Way, WC1A 2SA with mince pies and mulled wine available at the interval for a small donation. Optional pub meal nearby (venue tba) from 6pm, or meet at the church in time for a 7.30 start. Book (advance tickets cost £2 less up to 12 December); on the door £14 (or £12 for concessions). Nearest stations Holborn or Tottenham Court Road.
Join SLG group to see Terry Sanderson trawl through the archives. A show like no other. Recorded on film at the height of their careers, these artists represent the very best that variety has to offer. The Cinema Museum, 2 Dugard Way (off Renfrew Road), SE11 4TH. Tickets £8.50/£6.50 concs. Refreshments available in the licensed cafe/bar.
Pre-Christmas Advent meal and drinks at a local Weatherspoons PH Goodman Fields, 89 Mansell Street E1 8AN. Please meet either at St Botolph’s Aldgate 7.00 – 7.30pm (as usual) or if you arrive later go directly to Wetherspoons PH.
CAGS traditional Xmas Party at David's in East Croydon. £3 food donation and please bring a bottle. Please note the earlier start time!
From the 1970's onwards : A personal account from Tony Porter.
Matthew leads a walk from Purley Station (meet entrance 11am) Uphill (slowly) to Riddlesdown then across the chalk downlands, meadows and woods to descend into Whyteleafe. Great views and cattle grazing. Expect some mud. Return from Whyteleafe on bus 407 to Purley for pub or cafe lunch.
Chris to lead a walk through the Greek Necropolis cemetery. Meet at West Norwood station at 11am . There are huge and outstanding monuments inside. The visit should be fascinating. Maybe eat at Crown & Sceptre (Wetherspoons) Streatham Hill afterwards.