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Feb
17

Royal Hospital Chelsea – Mary Baldwin article

Mary has written a fascinating article on the luncheon & talk 7 Feb. To view please click on “Feature Items” on the very top menu

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Feb
15

Music for Special Occasions

The 5th of 6 classes today Monday, 16 February, 10am to 12 noon. Booking at Reception or email to [email protected]

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Feb
11

Film Tonight – 11 Feb!

Tickets still available for tonight’s Film – “100 Foot Journey. Lasse Hallstrom’s culture clash drama, starring Helen Mirren as a French restaurateur threatened by Indian newcomers, is a foodie film with bite. Tickets £5 available from reception – and always during the month prior to each film. Doors open at 7.00pm for 7.30pm start.

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Feb
08

Successful Chelsea Pensioner Lunch

There were 68 in the Greyfriars Hall on Saturday for a luncheon and to hear an interesting and amusing talk by guest speaker Brian Cummings MBE, a Chelsea Pensioner.

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Italian Conversation Course

Brockenhurst College starts a 10 week course on learning Italian conversation at Greyfriars from Tuesday, 21 April, 10am to 11.30am. Cost is £65. The College also offers classes for Spanish, French and German. More details phone: 01425 472224  website www.brock.ac.uk

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Feb
06

Greyfriars Luncheon today – 7 Feb!

Special event today – Brian Cumming, Chelsea Pensioner and Tour Guide is speaking about the Royal Hospital Chelsea. Tickets £12 from the office

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Jan
07

Michael Blake Art Exhibition on now!

Popular and highly respected local artist Michael Blake is again holding an art exhibition at Greyfriars – it started in the Coffee Lounge 3 February and is running through the whole of February. This painting “Porthcurno picture” is one of his many exhibits. There have been several enquiries about the snow leopard painting from the […]

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Little Dance Club – Frozen Workshop

There is an opportunity for children to dress up and enjoy the characters of the Disney hit “Frozen”. This takes place on Mon 16 Feb at Greyfriars and the workshop includes dance, singing and other activities. There are actually 2 sessions for different age groups. More information from Leane on 07904 906 900 and website […]

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Jan
02

Specialist Valuation Day 19 Jan

  A first visit to Greyfriars for Lockdales, the Auctioneers. Free valuations, with no obligation, on a wide range of items, including coins, stamps, antiques, watches and sports programmes. Possibility of selling too. Being held on Monday, 19 January from noon to 4pm

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Dec
08

Stardust – Forest Forge Production

The Forest Forge production “Stardust” took place in the Greyfriars Hall on Saturday, 6 Dec. This play runs at other venues in the coming weeks. There is a related directors blog at www.forestforge.co.uk/news/directors.blog  Forest Forge, a highly acclaimed local theatre company, are popular and frequent visitors to Greyfriars

By Mike Jay | Theatre
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