Category Archives: Literary/cultural

Film club

The film club aims to enable people interested in films to meet together to look at a wide variety of films and to discuss these afterwards. We will be looking at films both old and new, classics and little known ones. Over time we will set themes for the year e.g. specific directors, film studios, […]

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History

This group is taking place at 10 on the 2nd Monday of the month at 10am. The first few meetings covered various aspects of WWI and WWII. Currently we are working our way through the various reigns since 1066.

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Current affairs

This discussion group will meet on 2nd Tuesday of every month Time: 14:30 to 16:00 Where: Communal Room, Alfred Court, Furlong Road, Bourne End, SL8 5AZ Discussion facilitator: it was agreed that there will be a facilitator for each session. The role will be to moderate, ensure that no one dominates the discussion, everyone gets […]

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Book group

This is an informal book group open to anyone who loves to read. The date of the Book Group meetings will be the fourth Thursday in every month at 1.30pm at the convenor’s home. We aim to read a wide variety of books, one per month, which will be selected in turn by members of […]

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Play Reading /Drama

Our Play Reading /Drama group runs twice a month on a Friday afternoon from 2.00 to 4.00pm. The second Friday in the month is a 2 Act Play, playwrights include Alan Ayckbourn, Terrence Rattigan, Richard Harris, Daphne Du Maurier. Unlike a book club, a play can be read in 2 hours, with a beginning and […]

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Local History

Meets on the 3rd Thursday of the month at 2pm, usually in the Library, with talks and discussions on the local history of Bourne End, Wooburn, Hedsor, and Little Marlow. There have been occasional outings and history walks in the area. Suitable for all levels.

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