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Diary Dates of AOUG in London and the South East (01)

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2019 Diary Dates

London Group

Thursday 25th July. 11.15am
Meet at Forest Hill Railway Station (trains from London Bridge, Clapham Junction or East or West Croydon) for short walk to Horniman Museum and Gardens, 100, London Road, Forest Hill SE23 3PQ, home to fascinating collection of natural history, anthropology, musical instruments as well as an Aquarium, Butterfly House and beautiful gardens. Entrance free but small admission charges to Aquarium, Butterfly House, and some special events and exhibitions.

Tuesday 10th September. 11am
Meet and Greet session in the cafe on the 4th floor of Foyles Book Shop, 107, Charing Cross Road, London WC2H 0DT. Family and friends always welcome.

Tuesday 8th October. 12noon
Meet at Trattoria Verdi Restaurant, 110, Southampton Row, Holborn, WC1B 4BL for two-course meal with wine (£15 per head - notes only in envelope bearing your name).
Names in advance to the London lunches coordinator.

Tuesday 12th November. 11am
Meet and Greet session in the Cafe on the 4th floor of Foyles Book Shop, 107, Charing Cross Road, London WC2H 0DT. Family and friends always welcome.

Tuesday 26th November. 11am
Meet at the entrance to the City of London Guildhall, Gresham Street EC2V 7HH for the British Red Cross Christmas Market (open 10.30am-8pm). Admission £5 (concessions). An opportunity to visit this  historic building as well as browsing round over 100 stalls, win fantastic prizes in a raffle and participate in a silent auction(?). Lunches and champagne teas are available in the beautiful Crypt.

Tuesday 10th December. 11am
Meet and Greet session in the Cafe on the 4th floor of Foyles Book Shop, 107, Charing Cross Road, London WC2H 0DT  for a chance to enjoy a chat as well as complete any last minute Christmas shopping. Friends and family always welcome.

Thursday 19th December. 11am
Meet in the Cafe in the Crypt of St Paul's Cathedral............... before attending a Carol Service in one of the many beautiful City churches (venue to be decided when details available). More Christmas shopping available in Gift Shop in Crypt.

Tuesday 14th January 2020. 12 noon
Meet at Trattoria Verdi Restaurant, 110, Southampton Row, Holborn WC1B 4BL for two-course meal with wine (£15 per head - notes only in envelope bearing your name).

Names in advance to the London lunches coordinator.

Eastbourne Group

Wednesday 7th August. 12.30pm
Meet at The Pilot, 89, Meads Street, Eastbourne BN20 7RW for lunch and lively conversation. This group are very pleased to welcome any newcomers whether members or their family or friends.

Wednesday 4th September. 12.30pm
Meet at The Pilot, 89, Meads Street, Eastbourne BN20 7RW for lunch and lively conversation. Members, friends and family always welcome. Names to Local Contact.

Wednesday 2nd October. 12.30pm                                                                                    
Meet at The Pilot, 89, Meads Street, Eastbourne BN20 7RW for lunch and lively conversation. Members, family and friends always welcome. Names to Local Contact.

Wednesday 6th November. 12.30pm                                                                                 
Meet at The Pilot, 89, Meads Street, Eastbourne BN20 7RW for lunch and lively conversation. Members, family and friends always welcome. Names to Local Contact.

Wednesday 4th December. 12.30pm                                                                                  
Meet at The Pilot, 89, Meads Street, Eastbourne BN20 7RW for lunch and lively conversation. Members, family and friends always welcome. Names to Local Contact

Executive Representative –Margaret Brett – 020 7387 4975 mardonbrett@googlemail.com

Local Contacts
London – Rosemary Hammick 020 8688 6629 Mobile 07908 371529  hammick.ros36@talktalk.net
London Lunches Margaret Brett – 020 7387 4975
Eastbourne Group – Marie Linwood 01323 722144