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

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2018 Diary Dates

London Group


Tuesday 1st May.11am
Meet and Greet session in The Café at Foyles, 107, Charing Cross Road, London, WC2H 0DT   

Tuesday 5th June.11am
Meet and Greet session in The Café at Foyles, 107, Charing Cross Road, London, WC2H 0DT   

Tuesday 26th June.11am
Meet in the Crypt of St Paul’s Cathedral St. Paul's Churchyard, London, EC4M 8AD (entrance via Paternoster Square) for coffee followed by a tour of some of the exquisite gardens created round the historic churches in the vicinity, with the possibility of looking around some of the buildings, many rebuilt by Sir Christopher Wren after the Fire of London in 1666. Then in the afternoon at 2.15pm, we will proceed down Fleet Street for A Taste of St Bride’, a ninety minute tour of the historic church dedicated to the newspaper world and on the design of which the traditional wedding cake is based. The tour takes in the church floor and the crypt and also visits the Channel House showing the skulls and remains in a checkerboard pattern of bones.  (These are not formally open to the public) The tour is conducted by a trained guide and costs £6 per person.

Tuesday 10th July. 12noon
Meet at the Trattoria Verdi Restaurant, 110, Southampton Row, Holborn, London, WC1B 4BL for a great Italian lunch. The cost for a two course meal with wine is £15 per head (notes only please in any envelope bearing your name). Please book in advance via the London Lunch organiser

Tuesday 7th August.11am
Meet and Greet session in The Café at Foyles, 107, Charing Cross Road, London, WC2H 0DT   

Eastbourne Group


Wednesday 2nd May. 12.30pm
Meet at the Ship Inn, 33-35 Meads Street, Eastbourne BN20 7RH for lunch with other OU graduates. Members of other groups and friends and family are always welcome.

Wednesday 6th June. 12.30pm
Meet at the Ship Inn, 33-35 Meads Street, Eastbourne BN20 7RH for a lunch with other OU graduates. Members of other groups and friends and family are always welcome.

Wednesday 4th July. 12.30pm
Meet at the Ship Inn, 33-35 Meads Street, Eastbourne, BN20 7RH for a special Pearl Anniversary Celebration lunch with other OU graduates. Members of other groups and friends and family are always welcome.

Wednesday 1st August. 12.30pm
Meet at the Ship Inn, 33-35 Meads Street, Eastbourne, BN20 7RH for lunch with other OU graduates. Members of other groups and friends and family are always welcome.


Executive Representative – Caroline Cowan  020 8337 5952 revcowan@btopenworld.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
Hastings Group – Paul Emerson 07789 564102 paul.emerson184@gmail.com