Completed meetings and events 2021-2022

Wed 11th May 2022 Project Meeting and AGM

This will be a Zoom Meeting

Wed 4th May 2022 No Meeting

Tue 3rd May 2022 Council Meeting via Zoom

Wed 27th April 2022 Leonardo Da Vinci - The Man and his Inventions

Graham Hayes will talk to us about Leonardo and his inventions. Introduced by John Clifford, Grace: Malcolm Darroch, VoT John Tordoff, AV Graham Hayes

Wed 20th April 2022 No Meeting

Wed 13th April 2022 Business Meeting

This will be a Zoom Meeting

Wed 6th April 2022 Lily Taylor-Ward will entertain us

Lily is a West End performer who will sing for us after dinner. Grace: Peter Boyd, VoT Malcolm Darroch, AV Chris Powell

Tue 5th April 2022 Council Meeting via Zoom

Wed 30th March 2022 Talk by Tim Coltman

Tim will talk about his Great Grandfather, William Coltman, the highest decorated soldier of WW1 ........Grace: David Jackson, VoT Andy Taylor, AV Graham Hayes

Wed 23rd March 2022 Binger Quiz

Quiz where we do battle with the Probus Clubs in the Wollaton District

Wed 16th March 2022 Project Meeting

This will be a Zoom Meeting

Wed 9th March 2022 Talk by Jayne Hopkins

Jayne will talk about her work with Friends of Rotary.......................Grace: Norma Jalloh, VoT Angie Perkins, AV Graham Hayes

Wed 2nd March 2022 Paul Maguire "The Life and Death of a Coffee Bean

Grace: John Dornan, VoT John Foxon, AV David Itzhak

Tue 1st March 2022 Council Meeting via Zoom

Wed 23rd February 2022 Marie Jenkins will present an evening of Odd Odes

An Evening of Odes and poems..................................Grace: Martin Miles, VoT David Itzhak, AV Chris Powell

Wed 16th February 2022 Business Meeting

This will be a Zoom Meeting

Wed 9th February 2022 Talk by Margaret Christopoulos

Peter Boyd will introduce Margaret whose subject is "Concious Objectors in WW2". Grace is with John Tordoff. The Vot is with Alan Gardner and AV Graham Hayes

Wed 2nd February 2022 Talk by Ersin Aytac

Ersin is a qualified Electrical Engineer and will talk about electrical safety in the home ...............................VoT Eileen Morley

Tue 1st February 2022 Council Meeting via Zoom

Wed 26th January 2022 Melanie Duffil-Jeffs , The Bromley House Library

Melanie is a librarian at Bromley House and will talk about the Library Grace: VoT John Tordoff, David Pedlar, AV John Clifford

Wed 19th January 2022 Peter Forster - Secrets of Wollaton Hall

Peter will talk about some of the things we didn't know about the hall. Grace: John Clifford, VoT Chris O'Brien, AV Chris Powell

Wed 12th January 2022 Project Meeting

This will be a Zoom meeting

Wed 5th January 2022 Meeting with Andy Taylor and Mysight

Mysight is a charity that assists people with visual imparement.............Grace: John Woodhouse, VoT Derek Savidge, AV Graham Hayes

Tue 4th January 2022 Council Meeting via Zoom

Wed 29th December 2021 Twixtmas Walk

Time to walk off the turkey and mincies

Wed 22nd December 2021 Christmas Party

Loads of Festive Fun

Wed 15th December 2021 Business Meeting

This will be a Zoom meeting

Tue 7th December 2021 Council Meeting via Zoom

Wed 1st December 2021 Meeting with Karen Swann talking about Evolve

Karen will talk about the work of Evolve in the community. She will be introduced by Angie Perkins and Grace by Eileen Morley. The VoT by David Pedlar and AV Chris Powell

Wed 24th November 2021 Kieran Lee talks about "The Iron Giant"

Kieran will talk to us about the Restoration of Bennerley Viaduct. Introduction by Graham Hayes, Grace is with Hayri Kaya, VoT with Martin Miles and AV Malcolm Leivers

Wed 17th November 2021 SGM and Project Meeting

This will be a Zoom Meeting

Wed 10th November 2021 David Itzhak on the ABC of names

Introduction by Angie Perkins Grace Chris Powell and VoT Peter Boyd. AV Eileen Morley

Tue 9th November 2021 Council Meeting via Zoom

Council Meeting

Wed 3rd November 2021 Charter

This will be our 40th Charter and our guest speaker will be Mildred Freeman, The Lady Historian. She tells it differently

Wed 27th October 2021 Binay Pathak will talk about "Coming to the UK"

This is a face to face meeting with Introduction by Angie Perkins, Grace by John Dornan, VoT Peter Boyd and AV John Clifford

Wed 20th October 2021 Talk by David Astill

David Astill will talk about the History of Nottingham City Transport. This will be a face to face meeting and introduction by Graham Hayes, Grace with Paul McGuire and VoT with Richard Cook. AV Malcolm Darroch

Wed 13th October 2021 Eileen Morley will give a talk entitled

Eileen will talk about the things on Earth that are strange and intriguing. This will be our first face to face meeting at WPGC. Introduction by Angie Perkins and Grace by Bernard Hardisty VoT John Woodhouse and AV Graham Hayes

Wed 6th October 2021 Business Meeting

This will be a Zoom meeting

Tue 5th October 2021 Council Meeting via Zoom

Wed 29th September 2021 Pete Dexter, the Emmett Clock Repairer

Peter will talk to us about how he went about repairing the Emmett Clock.............Introduction by Malcolm Darroch and VoT Bernard Hardisty

Sun 26th September 2021 Marathon Drinks Station

As usual we will be manning the Wollaton Park Drinks Station for the Nottingham Marathon

Wed 22nd September 2021 Meeting with Dorothy Mountford

Dorothy will give us an insight into "The Horrid History of Nottingham"........... Introduction by Norma Jalloh and VoT Mike Lucas

Wed 15th September 2021 Joint Meeting with Beeston Club

It is our turn to host Beeston Club and DG Martyn Bye..................VoT Angie Perkins

Sun 12th September 2021 International Concert

Concert with renowned Pianist Gregor Vidivic

Wed 8th September 2021 Project Meeting

Tue 7th September 2021 Council Meeting via Zoom

Wed 1st September 2021 No Meeting

Sat 28th August 2021 Hog Roast

Our 40th Anniversary Hog Roast at the Scout Hall, Bramcote Lane

Wed 25th August 2021 Murder Mystery Tour

Wed 18th August 2021 Picnic at Newstead Abbey

Wed 11th August 2021 Boat Trip

Wed 4th August 2021 Picnic at Burrows Gardens

Wed 28th July 2021 Chris O'Brien ' The Laligurash Foundation - Rotary and Revolution in Nepal

Chris and other speakers will talk about the work in Mirge, Nepal...............VoT Paul Maguire

Wed 21st July 2021 Malcolm Darroch ' From Piles to Sewage'

From Piles to Sewage - The making of a Site Engineer...............VoT Laurie Whyte

Wed 14th July 2021 Business Meeting

Wed 7th July 2021 Andrew Hamilton on Wollaton Hall Walled Garden

Andrew will talk about the Walled Garden Project and its progress................VoT John Dornan

Tue 6th July 2021 Council Meeting via Zoom

Council Meeting

Fri 2nd July 2021 Golf Day

Our Fundraising Golf Day At Wollaton Park GC
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