Leeds (Roundhay)

Club contact – Hon Secretary:  roundhayprobusclub@gmail.com

Club website : www.roundhayprobus.club

Meetings: We meet every Monday morning from 10am to 12pm

Talks: On the second Monday of each month we meet in the ground floor Card Room at Roundhay Parochial Hall, 5 Fitzroy Drive, LS8 4AB to enjoy tea/coffee and an entertaining talk by a guest speaker.

Crown Green Bowls: On other Monday mornings between April and September some members bowl together at The Bohemians Bowling Club, Mansion Lane LS82ER. The Bohemians Club annual subscription for 2024/25 is £48, which includes full playing membership and their full programme of bowling and social opportunities. (Bowls to loan)

Snooker: On other Monday mornings from October to March some members play Snooker upstairs in the Parochial Hall.  (Cues to loan)

Lunches: Twice a year we offer members an opportunity to enjoy a local three course lunch which costs about £30 per head. Wives, partners and friends are welcome.

Visits: We occasionally organise visits to local places of interest.

Annual Membership Subscription: is £48 for 2024/25.

Speaker Programme 2024/25: second Monday of each month

February 12th        Graham Read – Electric Cars.

March 11th            Eddie Buck – Events that moulded my working life

April 8th                Club AGM

May 13th               Paul Whiteley – A-Z of Full & Part Time Tales

June 10th              Peter Spedding – Forgotten Residents of Meanwood Park

July 8th                 Eric Jackson — History of English Canals 1759 onwards

August  12th          Patti Gold – An Amusing Look Back at my Life in Showbiz

September 9th       Peter Slater – Do I Know who I am?

October 14th         Tony Burkitt – Churches of Sir Cristopher Wren after the Great Fire of London

November 11th      Chris Helme – So you want to be a Pirate?

December 9th        Eric Songhurst – Czech Republic – More than just Prague

January 13th         Darren Meade – Health Awareness Session 1 Cancer

February 10th       Granville Dobson – My Life on the Bench as a JP

March 10th            Brian Hull – The Barnbow Plot to kill King Charles II

April 14th                 Club AGM