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BISHOP BEVERIDGE CLUB NEWS. Bookings are now being taken for our August full day coach outing which is to Skegness on Monday, 12 August, the cost is £18 members, £20 visitors.  There will be an option to be dropped off at Gibraltar Point for four and a half hours, a Nature Reserve, and picked up later, details from Wendy on 01509 413212.  We leave Sileby at 8.30am with Barrow pick-ups shortly after.  Notice board has the bookings list. Bookings are being taken for the group guided visit and talk to Walton Brook Vineyard on Friday, 20 September, including lunch.  We meet at 11am on site at Burton on the Wolds, make your own way or arrange lifts or taxis.  Lunch included the cost is £25.  The list is on the notice board inside the Club.  Booked places only. Our weekly social Games Afternoon is every Tuesday starting at 2.30pm when scrabble and card games, including cribbage, are available as well as other board games.  Tea and cake included and the cost is just £1.00 for members and £1.20 for visitors who are most welcome to join in. The Next Monday Movie is ‘Mary Queen of Scots’ on 19 August, starting at 2pm, doors open at 1.30pm, cost to members £4.00, visitors £4.50. Including tea and cake.  This is the recent film about the turbulent life of Mary Stuart who returns from France to Scotland to claim her rightful throne. We still have two places left on a further Pillings Lock canal trip, with lunch at The Plough, Normanton on Soar.  If you are interested we have this booked for Monday, 9 September.  Please speak to Joyce, call 414519, or book on the list inside the Club.  The cost would be £26.00 for the six hour cruise including a 2 course lunch. Curve Theatre Leicester.  ‘The Phantom of the Opera’.  We have tickets for an afternoon performance to take place on Thursday, 12 March.  Cost is £36 for a seat in the circle.  The booking list is on the notice board in the Club.  Payment by 30 November, make you own way. The latest Newsletter is now available, copies either at the Club, or in the Library.  Please keep for future reference.

RHYME TIME. Rhyme time for 3’s and under at Barrow community Library is on Friday, 2 August from 10.30am – 11am. £1 donation suggested. Refreshments available.

GET CRAFTY. Get Crafty at Barrow Community Library on Friday, 2 August from 1.30pm – 3pm. This is a weekly group for knitters, stitchers, crocheteers and other crafters of all ability levels. £1 donation suggested.

PSYCHIC EVENING. On the 1st Friday of every month, Spirit in the Sky offers a psychic evening at the Bishop Beveridge club. So on Friday, 2 August, please come along from 7.30pm – 8.30pm, £5 pay on the door, all proceeds are donated to charity. For further information telephone Alana Black on 01509880535.

MINIMARKET. The Methodist Church minimarket will take place from 10am – 11am on Saturday, 3 August. All welcome.

CROCHET CLUB. On Saturday, 3 August The Crochet Club is meeting in the Methodist Hall from 2pm – 4pm. All welcome.

BOSCAPS. This year’s summer playscheme is from Monday, 5 August – Friday, 9 August from 9am – 12.30pm at Humphrey Perkins school. Visit BOSCAPS Facebook page to see all details.

NEW HORIZONS. New Horizons is meeting in the Methodist coffee lounge at 2pm on Monday, 5 August. All welcome.

PARISH COUNCIL MEETING. Barrow parish Council meeting will take place in the parish Council office at 7pm on Tuesday, 6 August. Everyone is welcome, public participation at approximately 7pm.

WALK 4 HEALTH VILLAGE WALKS. Do you need to get more active but you’re not sure where to start? Walking is a fun and gentle way of getting fit and staying healthy. We meet every Tuesday at the Three Crowns car park at 10.30am. These are free sociable walks around Barrow and local countryside, all led by volunteers. Starter walks are a leisurely 30 minutes, longer 60 and 90 minutes walks are also available. No need to book, just turn up. Please wear suitable footwear.

BISHOP BEVERIDGE COACH TRIP TO SKEGNESS. This trip is on Monday 12 August.  Bookings now being taken, cost to Bishop Beveridge Club members is £18 and non-members, who are welcome to join us is £20.  This full day coach trip includes the option to spend the day at Gibraltar Point Nature Reserve. All details from Wendy Woodhouse 01509 413212, or call at the Bishop Beveridge Club coffee morning each Thursday. The Club is at 22 South Street.   We will leave Sileby at 8.30am, collecting at Barrow shortly afterwards.

MONDAY MOVIE. The next Monday Movie is ‘Mary Queen of Scots’ the recently released movie about the turbulent life of Mary Stuart who returns from France to Scotland to claim her rightful throne.   This takes place on 19 August at the Bishop Beveridge Club 22 South Street and starts at 2pm, with doors opening at 1.30pm.  Cost to members is £4 visitors who are most welcome at £4.50.  Price includes tea and cake afterwards.






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