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Informal lunch club for CAGS members and their friends. The Windmill, 222, St James Road, Croydon CR0 2BW. Curries available etc pub near East Croydon station.Cheap meals.
7.00 for 7.30pm Chris Barlow talks about Outings in Art (the name of his organisation) Meeting at St Botolph’s Church,very near Aldgate tube.
Wednesday 24 October PLAY: My Boy Jack 7.45pm Balham It tells the story of Rudyard Kipling and his grief for his son John who died in the First World War.Presented by the Southside Players at Chestnut Grove Academy, 45 Chestnut Grove, Balham, SW12 8JZ.Tickets £12 concs £9. To book, phone
We'll be discussing Lies we tell Ourselves by Robin Talley.
During October, both chairman David and newsletter editor Peter will pass a significant milestone. You are invited to help them celebrate at this late afternoon tea party at David's house. Bring £3 towards food. 10 minutes walk from East Croydon station.
The artist JMW Turner designed this house for himself at 40 Sandycoombe Rd, TW1 2LR, ( dates from 1813 ). We have a Guided Tour arranged at 3pm, £6 admission, but we need numbers in advance, book by 30 September. Optional lunch at 1pm in the Crown pub 174 Richmond Rd, TW1 2NH [St Margarets Station]. Meet in the pub or else meet Basil outside Richmond Station at 12.30pm, Buses 490, H22, R68, R70 from Richmond run a regular service past the pub.
Monthly meeting for LGBT asylum seekers only, except by invitation. For further information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org .
Loy Krathong .Now we can ‘float our boats’ on the little lake below the Buddhapadipa temple, 14 Calonne Road, SW19 5HJ. (In Thailand this is an ancient Full Moon festival to mark the end of the rainy season.) Meet outside the main entrance of Wimbledon station 12 noon. Thai Snacks and / or optional lunch after at the Wibbas Down (Wetherspoons) pub near Wimbledon station / Theatre, around 2pm.
Balham South London gay groups joint pub evening. Wetherspoons, the Moon Under Water, 194 Balham High Road,SW12 0BP (opposite tube and rail stations). Come and have a cheap meal and drink with a friendly crowd.
Informal lunch club for CAGS members and their friends. A return to an old haunt, with good food, good service and a wide choice of menus.
Shakespeare's play dramatises the damaging physical and psychological effects of political ambition on those who seek power for its own sake. Features SLG member Bill Boyd. Putney Arts Theatre, Ravenna Road, Putney, SW15 6AW. £14, concs £10.
2pm Waterloo 1957 vintage comedy with Peter Sellers, Terry Thomas and Peggy Mount who plot their revenge when blackmailed by a scandal-sheet tabloid. British Film Institute, Southbank, SE1 8XT. Meet by Box Office by 1.50pm. FREE to over-60s (booking by phone or in person only).
Open to all members. Come along and help inspire the group to greater things. David's house in East Croydon, meeting lasts about 2 hours. Please be prompt.
Meeting with local Police LGBT consultation group to discuss any issues. Do help support these meetings.Turn up at the Town hall before 7pm and ask for the Aurora Meeting room.
What is ChemSex?: David Stuart, Curator of the Dean Street Wellbeing programme defines ChemSex and its effects, explains the major risks it poses to gay communities and focuses on ways of reducing the damage it causes.
The 2019 theme is peace, reconciliation and activism, with a particular focus on the end of the First World War.
7.00 for 7.30pm The third of the series of SLAGO quizzes. 3F is the central London group of OneBodyOneFaith (the Lesbian and Gay Christian Movement).Points towards the SLAGO cup are awarded on a group attendance total. Teams of 3 selected on the night.
Meet Matthew at Forest Hill station booking office at 11am for a visit to this local museum which has a good cafe for a social after.
In 2019 major exhibitions and other events the world over will be celebrating the 200th birthday of the writer and artist John Ruskin. Peter Burman has been exploring Ruskin's thought and writings for most of his adult life, and is a Director of the Guild of St George, founded by Ruskin in 1871. If you care about the environment and about the beauty in landscape, traditional buildings, hand-made crafts and paintings you will enjoy this talk and the discussion it aims to spark.
12.30pm meet for optional lunch (book via Roy) at the Pepper Tree Thai restaurant, 19 Clapham Common South Side, SW4 7AB. before visiting a Victorian former chapel dramatically transformed as a work of art to create an environment that wholly celebrates the Irish poet and author. Period wallpaper, stained glass windows,19th century chandeliers and furniture adorn the space. Free entry. At Studio Voltaire, 1A Nelsons Row, SW4 7JR.
We'll be discussing Myra Breckenridge by Gore Vidal.
Matthew or Chris lead a walk to the Greek Necropolis cemetery at West Norwood. Meet at West Norwood station at 11am . There are huge and outstanding monuments inside. The visit should be fascinating. Maybe eat at Wetherspoons Streatham Hill afterwards.
Informal lunch club for CAGS members and their friends. Xmas meal at The Boulevard, Ruskin Parade, South Croydon CR2 6PW
We'll be discussing Days without End by Sebastian Barry.
Our traditional Christmas Party at David's. Please call David on 020 8686 1550 to book your place.
Open to all members. Monthly Committee meeting at David's in East Croydon. Please be prompt. Meeting lasts approx 2 hours.
Wetherspoons opposite Balham Station is the bi-monthly meeting point for all SLAGO members (South Lodon Gay Organisations). Come and join us for a drink and cheap meal.
A celebration of LGBT history to mark the start of History Month. Further details to follow.