Wednesday Meetings, Weekends Away & Other Events
Wednesday 7th February
Chinese New Year Meal
Jonathan & Cynthia
Celebrate the Chinese New Year with a meal at Song's Buffet Restaurant, Bond Street, Chelmsford (Nearest car park: Bond Street Car Park, CM1 1GD).
Please contact Jonathan/Cynthia by 31st January so they can book a table.
Wednesday 14th February
Film - A Matter of Life & Death
The classic 1946 film starring David Niven as an RAF pilot poised between life and death. 8pm at the Cramphorn Theatre, Chelmsford CM1 1JG (£12, no need to book).
Sunday 18th February - Walk
Snowdrop Walk: Little Easton and Great Easton
Dave & Ali
We have decided to postpone the planned Thames Estuary walk because, due to engineering works on the railway, there are no trains into Liverpool Street from the Chelmsford or Southend Victoria lines. Instead, we will walks around the Eastons, details below.
Join us for a walk of about 4 miles between Little Easton and Great Easton, followed by a visit to The Gardens of Easton Lodge for the "Snowdrop Sunday" open day.
Meet at 10.30am in Park Road, by the speed limit sign, a short distance east of Little Easton Church. Parking to the east of the speed limit sign is suggested. Ordnance Survey Grid Reference: TL606235 - Postcode: CM6 2JJ - What3Words ///otherwise.operation.defend .
Rolls, soup, cakes and hot drinks will be available in the gardens, but we suggest you bring sandwiches for lunch as well. We may also be able to visit the tea room at Little Easton Manor.
Admission to the gardens is £6.50 on the gate, or £5.50 in advance.
Wednesday 21st February
Feel free to join us on Zoom to discuss events for May and trips for the autumn.
Sunday 25th February
Roman Army at the British Museum
We have decided to postpone this visit because, due to engineering works on the railway, there are no trains into Liverpool Street from the Chelmsford or Southend Victoria lines.
Wednesday 28th February
Amalfi Slide Show
Dave & Ali
Feel the warmth of the Mediterranean for an evening of slides from our recent trip to Italy. There might be a bit on archaeology too.
Note: Unless otherwise stated, Wednesday events start at 8.30pm on Zoom. Please get in touch for joining instructions.
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