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Home Food and Drink

Food and Drink


Members produce dishes of food for each event and these (and the costs) are shared. We also have an 'honesty bar' of wines etc available at our meetings.

If you are interested in joining this group, please get in touch with                                                                                 

Fran (click here to e-mail).  01264 861406.

Previous events have included Wine Tasting, A Cheese Chat, Curry Evening, a Summer Picnic, Tapas and Rioja Evening, Afternoon Tea,  a BBQ, Pie and Mash evening,an Italian evening and a Chilli celebration. One member of the group even ran a raised pie making session...


8th May at Mick and Mary's.     A Spring Afternoon Tea 

Maximum of 24 people

Chris and Fran -  

Mick and Mary - Fruit soda bread and Chocolate brownies

Margaret and Phillip - 

Linda M - Chocolate crunch torte

John and Doreen - Scones, cream and raspberry jam

Gail and Ken - 

John and Wendy - Coffee cake

Terry and Nola - 

15 members coming



Proposed future events with suggested dates and venues: 

June 6th (or 12th if the weather is bad) - BBQ at David and Sally's

July 31st - Tapas at Sheila and John's

August 14th - Summer Buffet in John and Doreen's garden

September 25th - Grandma's favourites / ration food at Chris and Geoff's

October 30th - Italian food at Chris and Fran's

November 27th - Boozy food at Chris and Fran's

December 11th - Drinks and nibbles at John and Doreen's

January 29th - Food and drink is 5! Mad Hatter's tea party + Ginuary event at Chris and Fran's

February 26th - Soup, bread and an old fashioned pud at Margaret and Phillip's

March 26th - Sausage feast at Chris and Fran's


We would love to hear from anyone who has an idea for an event and/or would like to host it!