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Friday, July 1, 2022

Most events are suspended during the current crisis: Please use contact details listed below for further information

Central Radio Car Club @ Woodrush Community High School
Jul 1 @ 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Central Radio Car Club meets every Friday 6.30–10pm (racing starts 7pm) at Woodrush Community High School, Shawhurst Lane, Wythall, B47 5JW.

Members race electric cars LMP & GT12 indoors on carpet. There is a club GT12 loan car if you would like to try your hand at racing.

For more information visit https://www.centralcarclub.co.uk, search ‘CentralRadioCarClub’ on Facebook or call Bob Jones on 01527 870463.

Friday Bridge Club @ Burcot Village Hall
Jul 1 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The Friday Bridge Club plays friendly, competitive, duplicate bridge at the comfortable Burcot Village Hall. New members and visitors are very welcome. Play starts at the new time of 7pm.

For further details please phone Gill on 01527 401019.

Burcot Niddie Noddies @ Burcot Garden Centre
Jul 2 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Burcot Niddie Noddies spinning group meets on the 3rd Sat each month, 10am–1pm at Burcot Garden Centre, B60 1PW. Open to all crafters, not just spinners. Bring your own chair.

Phone Kim Neale on 0121 445 1677, or drop by, for more details.

Cost £3 to include a drink and cake.

Solihull & District Orchid Society @ St George & St Teresa’s Parish Centre
Jul 2 @ 1:00 pm

Solihull & District Orchid Society meets on the 1st Sat each month at St George & St Teresa’s Parish Centre, Station Road, Dorridge B39 8EZ. New members and visitors welcome, and members are always willing to offer help or advice.

For more info or advice call Malcolm Moodie on 01295 788159 or see https://www.solihullorchidsociety.org

Lickey Hills Art Society @ Longbridge Methodist Church
Jul 2 @ 7:30 pm

Lickey Hills Art Society, a friendly bunch of artists and those interested in art, meet at Longbridge Methodist Church, Bristol Road, B45 9TY, on the first Sat each month at 7.30pm. Open to artists and non-artists alike.

For more info call Graham on 0121 453 7097 or come to a meeting – the members would love to see you.

Circassian Circle Barndancing Club @ Rowney Green Village Hall
Jul 2 @ 7:45 pm

The Circassian Circle Barndancing Club runs on the first Saturday each month at Rowney Green Village Hall from 7.45pm.

£5 per person to include sandwich, tea and cake! Please ring Sandra on 01527 545002 if you are planning to attend.

Longbridge Ladies Cycling Club @ 3CJ Cycle Centre
Jul 3 @ 9:00 am

Longbridge Ladies Cycling Club wants lovely new members! Weekly rides, hotel and hostel weekends away, cycle camping adventures, social outings and much much more. Beginners and seasoned cyclists welcome.

Rides take place on Tuesdays and Sundays, usually meeting at 9am at 3CJ Cycle Centre, Longbridge Lane, Birmingham, West Midlands, B31 2UT.

Call Deb on 07738 982161, email debweston@aol.com or see https://www.longbridgecyclingclub.com


Saracen Cycling Club @ The Forest pub
Jul 3 @ 9:30 am

Saracen Cycling Club is seeking new members. Men, ladies, beginners, and regular riders are all welcome.

The long-established club has two runs on Sundays, both with a cafe stop.

The quicker run leaves from The Forest pub in Lickey End at 9.30am (A38 near Bromsgrove) for a ride of 60-70 miles @ approx 17mph.

The slower run leaves Rednal (by the Chinese restaurant at the old tram terminus at the top of Cofton Park) at 9.15am for a ride of 50-60 miles @ approx 15mph.

See https://www.saracenroadclub.com or call Ivor on 0121 453 2287.

Men in Sheds @ Unit 1, Metals & Ores Industrial Estate
Jul 4 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Men in Sheds is a group for those who have retired or been made redundant and want to spend time with like-minded people.

The Bromsgrove group meets Mon–Thurs, 10am–2pm at Unit 1, Metals & Ores Industrial Estate, Stoke Prior B60 4JZ.

More info at https://www.ageuk.org.uk

‘Crafty Ladies’ Craft Group @ Alvechurch Library
Jul 4 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

The ‘Crafty Ladies’ craft group meets every Monday morning in Alvechurch Library from 11am–1pm, with knitting, crocheting, sewing, quilting etc.

An informal and self running group that uses shared library space. More info on 01905 822722.

Redditch Rotary Club @ Abbey Hotel
Jul 4 @ 12:30 pm

Redditch Rotary Club meets Monday lunchtimes at the Abbey Hotel, Hither Green Lane, Redditch, B98 9BE. You would be very welcome to join in.

Want to be involved, hear interesting speakers, and serve your community? Want to know more? Contact Peter Williams on 01527 60277.

Burcot Knit & Natter @ Burcot Garden Centre
Jul 4 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Burcot Knit & Natter meets weekly on Mondays from 1–3pm at Burcot Garden Centre, B60 1PW.

Phone Kim Neale on 0121 445 1677, or drop by, for more details.

Cost £3 to include a drink and cake.

Alvechurch Templars Wargames Club
Jul 4 @ 6:30 pm

The Alvechurch Templars Wargames Club meets most Monday evenings from 6.30pm at the Alvechurch Sports & Social Club.

Visit (or join) the ‘Alvechurch Templars’ Facebook page for details or e-mail Karl Farrell at bluenostrils@outlook.com

Rotary Club of Lickey Hills @ Hillscourt Conference Centre (NASUWT headquarters)
Jul 4 @ 7:15 pm

Rotary Club of Lickey Hills meets on Monday evenings, 7.15 for 7.30pm, at Hillscourt Conference Centre (NASUWT headquarters) on Rose Hill (B45 8RS).

For details please contact Graham Wiseman on 0121 460 1402.

Alvechurch Community Choir @ Alvechurch Village Hall*
Jul 4 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Alvechurch Community Choir meets at 7.30pm on Mondays, usually in Alvechurch Village Hall though on the 2nd Monday each month they move to a different venue, usually Alvechurch Social Club. They have occasional pub singalongs too.

The choir is an open access singing group; new members of all abilities are welcome. It is part of a charity called Everybody Let’s Sing and is committed to bringing music to a wide community, including a regular choir it runs at The Lawns care home.

The choir sings gospel, folk and popular songs from all ages and loves to perform for local occasions. Find out more about the choir at https://www.lets-sing.co.uk

To ask about booking the choir for an event, or for details of sessions, ring Mary on 0121 445 5957.

Bel Canto Singers @ St John The Evangelist Church
Jul 4 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Bel Canto Singers… do you enjoy singing bright and lively pieces? Join in with a friendly group of mixed age singers. The music is a good variety (pop, retro, musical and popular classical), and the group’s aim is to produce a quality sound whilst supporting charity and community fund raising.

The singers meet on Mondays, 7.30–9.30pm, at St John The Evangelist Church, Greenlands Ave, Redditch B98 7PZ. The marvellous men would love more tenor and bass voices!

If you enjoy singing, or would like to try something new, the group would love to hear from you. For more info visit https://www.belcantosingers.co.uk or contact Liz Green on 01564 822672.

Bromsgrove Astronomical Society @ Bromsgrove Rugby Club
Jul 4 @ 7:30 pm

Bromsgrove Astronomical Society holds observing meetings at Bromsgrove Rugby Club (Finstall Road, B60 3DH) on the first Monday each month from 7.30pm – bring your telescopes.

The club also meets on the 3rd Monday of each month at the same venue for a talk from a guest speaker. Doors open 7.30pm, speakers begin 7.45pm. Admission free on your first visit; refreshments available.

More info on 01527 908331 or https://www.broms-astro.org.uk

Bromsgrove Choral Society @ St John’s Middle School
Jul 4 @ 7:30 pm

Bromsgrove Choral Society meets each Monday for rehearsals at 7.30pm in St John’s Middle School (Watt Close, Bromsgrove, B61 7DH).

New members very welcome, please ring Eileen Kirby on 01527 871237.

Lickey Phab Club @ The Trinity Centre (Lickey Parish Hall)
Jul 4 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Lickey Phab Club is a social club where people aged 14 and over, with and without disabilities, can come together each week to have fun! It is affiliated to national charity Phab (Physically Disabled and Able Bodied).

The club meets every Mon from 7.30–9.30pm at The Trinity Centre (Lickey Parish Hall) to have fun, play games, do crafts or just chat – there’s also a tuck shop!

More info from Louise Edgell on 07814 122990 or lickeyphabclub@hotmail.com

Barnt Green Choral Society @ St Andrew’s Church Hall
Jul 4 @ 7:45 pm

Barnt Green Choral Society starts rehearsals for the 2018-19 season on Mon Sep 3. It’s a non-audition choral society; new members always welcome.

This season they will perform three concerts; a Christmas Carol concert on Dec 15, the main Spring concert on March 23 (Chilcott’s Jubilate, Rutter’s Gloria, Stanford’s Te Deum and Macmillan’s Ecce Sacerdos Magnus) and a Summer concert on June 15 with the music of Gilbert and Sullivan.

If you are interested in joining, pop along to rehearsals at St Andrew’s Church Hall, Sandhills Road, Barnt Green on Mondays at 7.45pm.

More details from Fiona Brown on 0121 445 5513 or https://www.barntgreenchoralsociety.org