The Spennymoor Probus Club currently comprises around 30 members. We meet on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday mornings at
Tudhoe Cricket Club,
St Charles Road,
Spennymoor DL16 6JY.
A talk is given at most meetings, see the programme of events below.
The premises are open from 10am for coffee (and biscuits!) and a chat and business, followed by the speaker at 10:15am. Members will have the opportunity to ask questions of the speaker. The meeting will close by 1200pm.
We organise a Christmas Lunch for members and their partners.
New members are very welcome. Guests/visitors are welcome to attend at any meeting and we would particularly like to see Probus members who might be visiting our area.
Either contact us on our email or just turn up at a meeting and make yourself known one of our members .
|11th April||AGM followed by a lunch for members and their partners at 1230pm|
|25th April||Great North Air Ambulance||James Atkinson|
|9th May||The Open Treasure Exhibition||Vanessa Ward|
|23rd May||Scratching the earth’s crust in the North of England||Jack Inch|
|13th June||Roles/Responsibilities of Police, Crime & Victims Commissioner||Ron Hogg|
|27th June||History of Darlington Town Crier||Peter Stemmer|
|11th July||Killhope Mining Museum||TBC|
|25th July||Weardale Cheese||Simon Raine|
|August||Holidays – no meetings|
|12th Sept||Demonstration and talk on Glass Engraving||Lawrence & Joan Slaley|
|26th Sept||History of Durham Carpets||Robin Mackay|
|10th Oct||Engines that bend||Eric Londesbrough|
|24th Oct||Scottish Soldiers Prisoners of Dunbar 1650||TBC|
|14th Nov||My Guide Dog Toby||Sue Collis|
|28th Nov||Coffee Morning|
|9th Jan||Lord Lieutenancy and the Honours System||Deputy Lord Lieutenant Mr Malcolm Pratt|
|23th Jan||Durham Light Infantry Collection||Naomi Beeley|
|13th Feb||Slipping Down the Ladder
The Decline of Weardales Great Elizabethan Houses
|27th Feb||Indian Pacific-Sydney to Perth by Rail||Andrew Everett|
|13th Mar||HMS Trincomalee update||Clare Hunt|
|27th Mar||Greenland||Eric Londesbrough|