Sun 19 Aug  Da Management at The Band Stand, Priory Park, SS2 6NB, starting at 3pm  You probably know by now that Da Management specialise in fifties, sixties and seventies music from the golden era of pop. They would love to see you at the above gig - it's always nice to see old friends and relatives. 

Sat 25 Aug  Open Day at the Allotment  Contact Norman.

Sun 26 Aug.  Fun Day at the Con. Club  Details to follow  Contact Anna.

Wed 29 Aug  Join Pip for an evening of music appreciation  Listen to a classic album or two and then discuss the music/lyrics, etc. 7pm  Contact Pip to book your place.

Thu 30 Aug  Night Out at the Mecca Bingo, Southend  There is a cafe and licensed bar at this venue. Times and further details to follow after Sally has carried out a reccee. Please contact her, if interested.

Sun 9 Sep  If you have young grandchildren, you may be interested to know that Havens Hospices are having a Family Fun Festival in Priory Park, 11 to 5.  For more information, please visit: or

Tue 11 Sep  Book Club  We will be discussing, ‘Small Great Things’ by Jodi Picoult 7:30pm.  Contact Sally.

Wed 12 Sep  Museum of Childhood, Bethnal Green  We plan to do a short, interesting walk in the area, and visit the museum (, which is free admission. Then pub meal and home. Meet 10am at Leigh Station.  Contact Sally 01702462225.

Thu 13 Sep  Film Group  ‘The Shape of Water’ 2pm  Contact Pat Peck. 

19 – 22 Sep  The Wednesday Players proudly present a one act play, ‘Too Much Punch for Judy’  It tells the true story of an incident that happened in Epping on 20 May 1983. At the Palace Theatre, Dixon Studio. For tickets, please phone the box office 01702351135.


Scrabble Group will start on Saturday 6 October, 2 - 4pm, at Leigh Library, and then on the first Saturday of each month after that. If interested, contact Jackie. 

Fri 19 Oct  Pauline’s New Show - Spring Awakening  Tickets are £18.  Contact Pauline Webber.  Please note that this show is not open to under 16s.

Fri 19 Oct  Pauline’s New Show - Spring Awakening  For tickets, please contact Pauline Webber.  Please note that this show is not open to under 16s.

Please note: our allotment group are always looking for new members. Every Wednesday, there is meet and greet. If you are interested, please contact Norman.