Walking Club

THURSDAY 7TH JULY Meet at Hetton Centre (DH5 9NE), 0915 for 0930 start Circular Walk taking us around Elemore – Hetton-le-Hill. This walk will be led by Jim Watson and will be approx. 6 miles so allow up to 3 hours. Refreshments are available in Hetton Centre afterwards. Continue reading


The spare place for the garden trip to RHS Harlow Carr has now been filled. Jan can now be contacted as normal as she has a new phone, her telephone number is the same as before. 🙂 Continue reading

Spare Place

A spare place has become available for the garden trip to RHS Harlow Carr which is taking place this Wednesday 6th July. The price is £13 which covers the bus fare, entrance to the Gardens is free as we are lucky to have become affiliated members. You can read more about the trip by clicking … Continue reading

What’s On This Week

THUR 7TH 9 15 WALKING CLUBCircular Walk taking us around Elemore – Hetton-le-Hill. Meet at Hetton Centre (DH5 9NE) 2PM ITALIAN CONVERSATION EDNA’S HOME FRI 8TH 10AM PHOTOGRAPHY Subject – On the beach SEAHAM TOWN HALL 2PM CANASTA SEAHAM TOWN HALLThis week only Patchwork and Singing For Pleasure not meeting this week. Continue reading

First Of The Month Quiz Answers

1. The month of Quintilis was renamed July in honour of which historical figure? Answer : Julius Caesar 2. In the poem, The Garden Year, in the line ‘Hot July brings cooling showers, apricots, and gillyflowers’, which modern day flower is a gillyflower? Answer : Carnation 3. St Swithin’s Day falls on which date every year? … Continue reading