July 2016 news
Congleton Dane Probus Club held their monthly meeting at Lion & Swan Hotel on Monday 18th July 2016. Chairman Don Cole welcomed members, Paul Fagan, a guest and speaker of the day Derek Poulson. Paul Hibbert, vice chairman and events co-ordinator asked organisers of events to update members. Next “chatty lunch” at Brownlow Inn will be on Monday 1st August and some members from Congleton Probus Club join our group on an informal basis. Golf match with Congleton Probus Club will take place Astbury Golf Club in October. A trip to National Space Centre, Leicester is planned for 21st September 2016. Members thanked Chairman Don Cole for organising an excellent visit to Bletchley Park and Hughenden Manor and everyone had an enjoyable time. Past Chairman’s Lunch was held at Legs of Man and those present had an enjoyable lunch. Autumn Lunch is planned for Thursday20th October 2016 at Alexandra Court Hotel, Congleton.
Speaker of the day Derek Poulson gave a talk on “dialects” in British Isles covering all regions. Members found the talk to be humorous, entertaining and educational.
We would add that new members are always welcome and for those who may be interested can make contact through the contact page on this website.