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Architecture

Group Leader: Diana Coleridge

Telephone: 01308 424431

Email: Click here to Email Diana

Meetings: Outside

Venue: Variable according to weather.

Time(s): Monthly Third Tuesday

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Art History

Group Leader: Joan Emerson

Telephone: Please use Email.

Email: Click here to Email Joan

Meetings: Face to Face

Venue: Bradpole Village Hall

Time(s): Time(s): 10.30am from Thurs 9 Sept and then every 2nd Thurs of month

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Bird Watching

Group Leader: Marilyn Stevens.

Telephone: 01308 456223

Email: Click here to Email Marilyn

Meetings: Outside

Venue: Varies

Time(s): Monthly Second Wednesday 9.00 am at Football Ground Car Park

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Book Group 2

Group Leader: Helen Jones

Telephone: 01308 482602 (Please leave a message)

Email: Click here to Email Helen Jones

Meetings: On Line

Venue: Email

Time(s): Monthly second Tuesday 2.00pm

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Book Group 4

Group Leader: Sylvia Henry

Telephone: 01308 426581

Email: Click here to Email Sylvia

Meetings: Meeting Room

Venue: See 'More'

Time(s): Monthly second Tuesday 2.00pm

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Book Group 5

Group Leader: Keith Windsor

Telephone: Please use Email

Email: Click here to Email Keith

Meetings: On Line

Venue: Email

Time(s): Monthly Friday 10.30am

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Book Group 6

Group Leader: Liz Basker

Telephone: 01308 538149

Email: Click here to Email Liz

Meetings: On Line

Venue: Zoom.

Time(s): Monthly first Friday 10.30 am

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Canasta

Leader: To be confirmed

Telephone:

Email: Click here to to discuss becoming Leader by Emailing to John Grantham Groups Co-ordinator

Meetings: Face to Face

Venue: To be arranged

Time(s): To be arranged

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Crime Fiction

Group Leader: Ann Langridge

Telephone: 01308 425 867

Email: Click here to Email Ann

Meetings: Face to Face

Venue:To be arranged.

Time(s): Monthly Thursday 2.30pm

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Classical Music

Group Leader: Peter Eaglestone

Telephone: Please use Email.

Email: Click here to Email Peter

Meetings: Email

Emails sent out weekly, with links to YouTube videos

Time(s): Weekly

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Creative Writing

Group Leader: Sandy Spencer

Telephone: 01308 425715.

Email: Click here to Email Sandy

Meetings: Email

On Line Zoom

Time(s): Fortnightly Friday 2.00pm

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Exploring Art

Group Leader: Karen and Cliff Herbert

Telephone: 01308 422035.

Email: Click here to Email Karen

Meetings: Email

Venue: From Home

Time(s): Monthly

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Family History

Group Leader: Marilyn Stevens.

Telephone: 01308 456223

Email: Click here to Email Marilyn

Meetings: Normally Face to Face at present on Zoom

Venue: Varies

Time(s): Monthly first Wednesday 2.00pm

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French Conversation

Group Leader: John Burgass

Telephone: 01308 455 741

Email: Not used. Please phone Jane

Meetings: Face to Face

Venue: External venue

Time(s): Fortnightly Thursday 12.00 Midday

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French-Speaking Lunch Club (Les Gourmets)

Group Leader: Chantal East

Telephone: Please use Email

Email: Click here to Email Chantal

Meetings: External venue

Venue: Varies

Time(s): Monthly Last Monday 12.00 noon

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Gardens and Gardening 1

Group Leader: Pat Grafton

Telephone: 01308 898264

Email: Click here to Email Pat

Meetings: Face to Face

Venue: In members gardens

Time(s): Monthly second Monday 10.30am.

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Gardens and Gardening 2

Group Leader: Pat Grafton

Telephone: 01308 898264

Email: Click here to Email Pat

Meetings: Face to Face

Venue: In members gardens

Time(s): Monthly Third Wednesday 2.00 pm

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Geology

Group Leader: Vincent Sheppard

Telephone: 01308 485763

Email: Click here to Email Vincent

Meetings: Outside

Venue: On Jurassic Coast

Time(s): Monthly Varies

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German for Beginners

Group Leader: Pamela Blackwood

Telephone: 01308 868583 Mobile : 07502477717

Email: Click here to Email Pamela

Meetings: Online

Venue: At Home via Zoom

Time(s): Weekly Wednesday 10.00 am.

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German Conversation

Group Leader: John Grantham

Telephone: Please use Email.

Email: Click here to Email John

Meetings: Face to Face

Venue: : WI Hall, North St

Time(s): 10.30am from Thurs 2 Sept and then every 1st Thurs of month

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Haiku Writing

Group Leader: Sandy Spencer

Telephone: 01308 425715

Email: Click here to Email Sandy

Meetings: Email

Venue: At home

Time(s): Fortnightly Second and Fourth Saturday

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History

Group Leader: Gwen Kinghorn

Telephone: 01308 482270

Email: Click here to Email Gwen

Meetings: Email + optional Zoom

Venue: At Home

Time(s): Monthly

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IT Self Help

Group Leader: Mick Holgate

Telephone: 01305 562822.

Email: Click here to Email Mick

Meetings: On Line

On Line Zoom

Time(s): Monthly first Thursday 10.30 am

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Italian Intermediate

Group Leader: Mary Ibbotson

Telephone: Please use Email

Email: Click here to Email Mary

Meetings: On Line

Venue: Zoom.

Time(s): Fortnightly Fridays

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Knit and Natter

Group Leader: Karen Herbert

Telephone: Please use Email

Email: Click here to Email Karen

Meetings: Online

Venue: Zoom

Time(s): Fortnightly first and third Wednesday 10.00am

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Limerick Club

Group Leader: Ann

Telephone: Please use Email.

Email: Click here to Email Ann

Meetings: Email

Email your limericks in - see above link

To see Current Contributions Click HERE

Time(s): Weekly, every Saturday - with new first line challenge for the following Saturday.

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Music Appreciation 1

Group Leader: Paul Tebbutt

Telephone: 01308 425945.

Email: Click here to Email Paul

Meetings: On Line

Venue: Zoom.

Time(s): Monthly second Monday at 2.00pm

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Music Appreciation 2

Group Leader: Alan Hobby

Telephone: 07528 105977

Email: Click here to Email Alan

Meetings: Face to Face

Venue: Mountfield

Time(s): Monthly Fourth Wednesday 10am.

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Non-Fiction Club

Group Leader: John Grantham

Telephone: Please use Email.

Email: Click here to Email John

Meetings: Email

Venue: Zoom Discussion

Time(s): Every 2 months

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Opera

Group Leader: Alan Hobby

Telephone: 07528 105977

Email: Click here to Email Alan

Meetings: Face to Face

Venue: Mountfield

To check this month’s operas Click HERE

Time(s): Monthly fourth Wednesday

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Philosophy

Group Leader: Stella Blacklaws

Telephone: Please use Email

Email: Click here to Email Stella

Meetings: Face to Face

Venue: To be arranged.

Time(s): To be arranged

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Play Reading 3

Group Leader: Paddy Rayner

Telephone: 01308 459822.

Email: Click here to Email Paddy

Meetings: Face to Face

Venue: Various

Time(s): Monthly first Wednesday 2.00pm

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Poetry for Pleasure 1

Group Leader: Sue Jones

Telephone: 01308 425350

Email: Click here to Email Sue

Meetings: Face to Face

Venue: New venue to be arranged

Time(s): Monthly second Tuesday 10.30am

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Political Discussion 1

Group Leader: Jim Basker

Telephone: 01308 538149

Email: Click here to Email Jim

Meetings: On Line

Zoom Discussion.

Time(s): Monthly second Friday 10.30am

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Political Discussion 2

Group Leader: Robin Amswych

Telephone: 07850 885490

Email: Click here to Email Robin

Meetings: On Line

Venue: Zoom

Time(s): Monthly fourth Friday 2.00pm

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Puzzles for Fun

Group Leader: Ray Stamford

Telephone: Please use Email.

Email: Click here to Email Ray

Meetings: Email

Venue: At Home

Time(s): Monthly

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Rummikub

Group Leader: Jill Harrison

Telephone: 01308 538852

Email: Click here to Email Jill

Meetings: Face to Face

Venue: Member's homes in small groups

Time(s): Fortnightly Tuesday 2.15pm

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Science & Technology

Group Leader: David Croman

Telephone: 01308 426379

Email: Click here to Email David

Meetings: Face to Face and Zoom

Venue: Various

Time(s): 3rd Monday in Month

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Short Walks (3-5 miles)

Group Leader: Louise Heatley

Telephone: Please Email

Email: Click here to Email

Meetings: Outside in small groups

Venue: Various

Time(s): First Friday of the Month at 10am

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Spanish Intermediate

Group Leader: Maggie Jamieson

Telephone: 01308 422920

Email: Click here to Email Maggie Jamieson

Meetings: Face to Face

Venue: A Member's home

Time(s): Weekly Wednesday 2.30 pm

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Strollers 1 (4-5 miles)

Group Leader: Angela Palmer

Telephone: Please use Email.

Email: Click here to Email Angela

Meetings: Face to Face

Venue: Outside Various

Time(s): Monthly Wednesday

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Understanding Android Phones

Group Leader: Robin Amswych

Telephone: Please use Email

Email: Click here to Email Robin

Meetings: On Line via Zoom

Time(s): 5 x Tuesday pm’s 4.30 – 5.30pm, starting 23 Feb

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Walking (5-7 miles)

Group Leader: Mary Thomas

Telephone: 07796 787006.

Email: Click here to Email Mary

Meetings: Outside

Venue: Local Walks

Time(s): Monthly third Thursday 10.00 am

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Wine Appreciation

Group Leader: Bruce Perry

Telephone: 01308 458661.

Email: Click here to Email Bruce

Meetings: Member's home

Venue: Varies

Time(s): Monthly Wednesday 7.00pm

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Zoom Chat Monday am

Group Leader: John Grantham

Telephone: Please use Email.

Email: Click to Email John

Meetings: On Line

Venue : Zoom (we can help you tune in)

Time(s): 2nd and 4th Mondays 10 – 11am

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Groups awaiting End of Restrictions


Cribbage

Group Leader: Liz Basker

Telephone: Please use Email

Email: Click here to Email Liz Basker

Meetings: Face to Face

Venue: Greystones, Walditch

Time(s): Alternate Tuesdays

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Cryptic Crosswords

Group Leader: John Burgass

Telephone: 01308 455741

Email: Click here to Email John

Meetings: Face to Face

Venue: External venue

Time(s): Weekly Tuesday 11.00 am

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French Speaking Scrabble

Group Leader: Chantal East

Telephone: Please use Email

Email: Click here to Email Chantal

Meetings: Face to Face

Venue: Member's home

Time(s): Monthly First Wednesday 2.30 pm

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Gardens and Gardening 3

Group Leader: Gillian Summers

Telephone: Please use Email

Email: Click here to Email Gillian

Meetings: Face to Face

Venue: Various

Time(s): Monthly first Wednesday 2pm

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Get it off your Chest !

Group Leader: Maggie Harwood-Lindley

Telephone: Please use Email

Email: Click here to Email Maggie

Meetings: Face to Face

Venue: To be arranged.

Time(s): Monthly first Monday 10.00am

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Guitar Club

Group Leader: Mervyn Langridge

Telephone: Please Email

Email: Click here to Email Mervyn

Meetings: Monthly Face to Face

Venue: Burton Bradstock Reading Room

Time(s): To be arranged

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Hikers (8-10 miles)

Group Leader: Diana Coleridge

Telephone: 01308 424431.

Email: Click here to Email Diana

Meetings: Face to Face

Venue: Outside Various

Time(s): Fortnightly Friday Mornings if possible

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Isn't That Interesting !

Group Leader: Alan Hobby

Telephone: 07528 105977

Email: Click here to Email Alan

Meetings: Face to Face

Venue: Varies

Time(s): As arranged.

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Lunch Club Tuesday

Group Leader: Jane and Eric Stubbs

Telephone: Please use Email

Email: Click here to Email Jane

Meetings: Face to Face

Venue: New venue to be arranged

Time(s): Monthly third Tuesday 12.00

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Mahjong

Group Leader: Diana Coleridge

Telephone: 01308 424431

Email: Click here to Email Diana

Meetings: Face to Face

Venue: Bradpole Village Hall

Time(s): Monthly first Monday 2.00pm

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Needlework for Pleasure

Group Leader: Jane Stubbs

Telephone: 01308 898002

Email: Click here to Email Jane

Meetings: Face to Face

Venue: Member's home

Time(s): Fortnightly Fridays 2.00pm

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Nutrition and Homoeopathy

Group Leader: Jenny Malyon

Telephone: 01308 898768

Email: Click here to Email Jenny

Meetings: Face to Face

Venue: Member's home

Time(s): Various monthly

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Play Reading 1

Group Leader: Peter Holloway

Telephone: Please Email

Email: Click here to Email Peter Holloway

Meetings: Face to Face

Venue: Member's home

Time(s): Monthly third Thursay 10.00am

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Singing (Bridport U3A Singers)

Group Leader: Heather Harvey

Telephone: 01308 425219.

Email: Click here to Email Heather

Meetings: Face to Face

Venue: Town Hall, (above Bridport Information Centre) Lift available.

Time(s): Fortnightly Thursdays 10.30am

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Skittles

Group Leader: Valerie Gierth

Telephone: 01308 420301.

Email: Click here to Email Valerie

Meetings: Face to Face

Venue: The Lord Nelson

Time(s): Fortnightly Wednesday 6pm

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