Shadwell and District

Club contact: Stanley Pearson, Hon. Secretary – Email here

Web page: John Hill – Email here

The club’s COMMITTEE MEMBERS FOR 2024-5 are:

Chairman: Charles Egarr
Vice Chairman: Paul Hargreaves
Hon. Secretary: Stanley Pearson
Hon. Treasurer: Alan Barker
Social Secretary: Pam Barrett
Luncheon Secretary: Patricia Widdall
Almoner: Brian Kemp
Speaker Finder: Paul Hargreaves
Elected members: Joe Cole
Ex-officio: James Jackson

Most of our members live in Shadwell, North Leeds, but also in surrounding towns and villages.

MEMBERSHIP is open to retired professional and business men and women.

The SUBSCRIPTION is £30.00 per annum, plus an initial joining fee of £6.00.

WE MEET on the third Monday of each month (except December) at 10.00 am for coffee prior to the meeting starting at 10.30 am.

VENUE: Sand Moor Golf Club, Alwoodley Lane, Leeds LS17 7DJ

INTERESTED IN JOINING? Contact Stanley Pearson our Hon Secretary by email or by phoning 0113 273 6463 for further information.

We have an interesting PROGRAMME OF SPEAKERS on a variety of subjects for the forthcoming year 2024-25:

March 18th – Patti Gold: The Tracks of My Years
April 15th – Ken Cothliff: Avro
May 20th – Malcolm Johnson: Children’s Favourites
June 17th – Duncan Brownnutt: Martin House Children’s Hospice
July 15th – Peter Spedding: John Marshall, Leeds flax magnate
August 19th – Jane Ellis: How well do you know Leeds?
September 16th – Professor Joyce Hill: Medieval Leeds
October 21st – Lesley Newnham: Guess whom I met in Lyme Regis today?
November 18th – Malcolm Johnson: Children’s Favourites 2
January 20th 2025 – Denise Adlard: The Founder of the Hospice Movement
February 17th 2025 – AGM


April 11th – lunch at Leeds Golf Club (Cobble Hall) 12.30 for 1.00 pm

July 3rd – coach trip to Skipton, with two hour canal cruise including fish and chips; free time to explore the market and shops or to visit the castle. Book with Pam Barrett.