Club Notices - Latest News

On this page you will find details of all the latest news/ information/ announcements/ requests/ happenings/ updates and so on.
Typically, this will be information and announcements made at the monthly Club Meeting, by the Chairman and frequently by the Secretary!



Club Night Meeting 15th November 2017

The activities for the evening consisted of the AGM - followed by an Auction. See the Club Night Review Page for full details.



Club Night Meeting 11th October 2017

Mike Crawshaw (Chairman) Opened the meeting and welcomed everyone - especially our visitors and two new members.

Arthur Kingdon (Secretary) reminded everyone that there was an all day training course organised for Sunday 5th November - but, there was currently only one place remaining.  He confirmed that there would be an Auction after the AGM at the November meeting in aid of Club funds.  Items could be brought along to the Training Course on the 5th (or contact him to make alternative arrangements) - as donations or auctioned on commission.  A catalogue of the items in the auction would be prepared and distributed to Members prior to the meeting.

Our guest demonstrator for the evening was Gary Rance - see the Club Night Review for full details.



Club Night Meeting 13th September 2017

Mike Crawshaw (Chairman) Opened the meeting and welcomed everyone - especially our visitors.

Our guest demonstrator for the evening was Steve Heeley - see the Club Night Review for full details.



Club Night Meeting 9th August 2017

Arthur Kingdon (Secretary) Opened the meeting and welcomed everyone - especially our four new members.

Arthur reminded everyone that the all-day training event scheduled for Sunday 13th August was now full and a 'wait-list' had been started.  Contact him if you are interested in attending.

Our guest demonstrator for the evening was Jason Breach - see the Club Night Review for full details.



Club Night Meeting 12th July 2017

Arthur Kingdon (Secretary) Opened the meeting and welcomed everyone - especially the visitors.  He commented that he was pleased to see such a good number of items on the Show and Tell table and the 'donations' table, with all items being donated to the Prospect Hospice in Wroughton - our guest demonstrator, Keith Fenton immediately donated one of his large pepper mills from his own display table to the Hospice!  Thank you Keith.

Arthur reminded everyone that there was an all-day training event scheduled for Sunday 13th August - limited to 6 places.  Contact him if you are interested in attending.

Our guest demonstrator for the evening was Keith Fenton - see the Club Night Review for full details.



Club Night Meeting 14th June 2017

Arthur Kingdon (Secretary) Opened the meeting and welcomed everyone - especially the visitors.

The Club website now contains a number of Policy Documents (Health and Safety, Risk Assessments, Safeguarding etc.) - and all club members are encouraged to read them so they are aware of the content.

Arthur reminded everyone that there was an all-day training event scheduled for Sunday 13th August - limited to 6 places.  Contact him if you are interested in attending.

Our guest demonstrator for the evening was Paul Hannaby - see the Club Night Review for full details.



Club Night Meeting 10th May 2017

Mike Crawshaw (Chairman) Opened the meeting and welcomed everyone - especially our new member and the visitors.

Our guest demonstrator for the evening was Dave Appleby - see the Club Night Review for full details.



Club Night Meeting 12th April 2017

Mike Crawshaw (Chairman) Opened the meeting and welcomed everyone.
He announced that the Club would be attending the Bushton Plant Fair and Garden on Monday 1st May and the Wiltshire Steam and Vintage Rally on Saturday 10 and Sunday 11 June.  See the Club Diary page for full details.  Anyone wishing to offer items for sale or to display at these events should contact the Events Organiser - Bob Sawyer.

Our guest demonstrator for the evening was Mark Hancock - see the Club Night Review for full details.



Club Night Meeting 15th March 2017

Arthur Kingdon (Secretary) Opened the meeting and welcomed everyone - especially our new member and the visitors.

Our demonstrator for the evening was Club Member Richard Bramscombe - see the Club Night Review for full details.



Club Night Meeting 15th February 2017

Mike Crawshaw (Chairman) opened the meeting and welcomed everyone.

Arthur Kingdon (Secretary) announced that the all-day Training Day scheduled for Sunday 19th March was almost filled with just one place remaining.  Similarly, the visit to Axminster Tools and Machinery on Wednesday 5th April also had just one place left.

Our demonstrator for the evening was Les Thorne - see the Club Night Review for full details.



Club Night Meeting 11th January 2017

The guest demonstrator for the evening was Bryan Milham - who entertained everyone with making toys and a Christmas decoration.

See the Club Night Review Page for full details.



Club Night Meeting 14th December 2016

The December meeting is always the 'Club Christmas Party' - light refreshments were served in a very informal atmosphere.
There were also a number of display/ demonstration areas manned by Club

Members - thanks to Heather Crawshaw, Derek Walton, George Gansbuehler, Ken Crittle, Mike Crawshaw, Ian Full, Richard Branscombe, Arthur Kingdon, Georgina Brown and Bob Sawyer - plus many others for contributing to a great evening.

Read the Club Night Review for a full account of what took place....


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