Recent Activities

Members Lunch Meeting – 11th July 2018.

A talk by Dr Colin Summerhayes entitled “Melting Ice – Rising Seas : Antarctica and Climate Change” Dr. Colin Summerhayes is a marine geologist and oceanographer with expertise in the role of climate in forming marine sediments of different types, especially seabed resources of phosphate and oil and gas, and in interpreting the history of... Continue Reading →

Ranmore Common & Polesden Lacey – 28th June 2018

Regulars met at Ranmore Common National Trust  car park. Thus began a  circular walk of 4.5 miles around the Polesden Lacey estate, through Ranmore Woods then crossing estate fields near the House, returning to the car park via a short length of the North Downs Way. Walking through undulating country, nothing difficult, along well-defined bridle-ways or permissive estate... Continue Reading →

Visit to Tower Bridge – 22nd June 2018

Members with wives/partners met at 10.45am at the North West Tower followed by a briefing from the tour guide..     The views from the walkway up river were, as always, tremendous.    The glass floor and ceiling mirror provided a different view of the surroundings.       And down river to Canary Wharf.... Continue Reading →

Ladies lunch -2nd May 2018

  Members and partners enjoyed a splendid lunch at the Kingswood Golf Club. This was the first lunch hosted by our new President Derek Smith for the Probus year 2018/9. A most enjoyable day and it is hoped that future Ladies’ lunches will continue to be held at this excellent venue.   Lunch with the... Continue Reading →

Regents Canal Trip – 19th April 2018

  Members met at Camden Lock and travelled to Little Venice for lunch.The trip went through Regents Park by the London Zoo and sails past one large house after another along the banks of the canal, backing onto Regents Park. Then through the Maida Vale Tunnel about 250 metres long, very dark and spooky! After... Continue Reading →

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