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Jan
19

Volunteer needed for the Luncheon Club here at Greyfriars.

Do you have some time to spare on a Wednesday morning, from 11am -1pm? Greyfriars’ Luncheon Club is a wonderful facility that serves around forty meals to the elderly and isolated in Ringwood each week apart from the summer holidays and over Christmas. Diners are served a delicious home cooked, two course lunch and coffee […]

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Jan
08

New…Ringwood Community Network…read on!

Would you like to be part of the new Ringwood Community Network? This fantastic new Ringwood hub will be a place where all voluntary organisations, local businesses and any interested parties can link together to share resources, news and events and gain wider publicity for the benefit of those living and working in Ringwood and […]

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Jan
03

Taste Buds Cookery School for Little Ones…here at Greyfriars

Starting next week…a new cookery school for children from  the age of two, on Thursdays throughout the whole day. Healthy and nutritional ingredients – sessions are fun, tasty and sometimes a little messy- aprons provided! Play, try , taste, cook in  a group…even the fussiest eaters can be persuaded to try new tastes! Taste Buds […]

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Dec
31

Happy New Year from Claire, Anne and the whole Greyfriars Team!

We look forward to seeing you all in the New Year when we re-open on the 2nd January 2019.

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Dec
20

More Fermentation Workshops here at Greyfriars…

Two new workshops for the New Year…on Sunday 20th January Fermented foods have stood the test of time with regards to their beneficial effects on gut health. Would you like to come and join me where I will teach you how to ferment your own vegetables at home and improve your digestion? We will make our […]

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Dec
17

Kadampa Meditation

Try something new in the New Year? Discover simple meditation methods to help you let go of stress and feel more calm, peaceful and positive. Kadampa Meditation runs weekly drop in sessions at Greyfriars, starting again on the 7th January. Check out their website for more details. https://meditateinsouthampton.org.uk/meditation-classes-near-you/ringwood/  

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Dec
17

Jubilee Grand Draw a great success despite the weather!

This year’s Jubilee Grand Draw raised an incredible £1,191.00. We are very grateful to a host of local businesses and members and friends who supported our Grand Draw by providing prizes. Although the weather was terrible , many people came to Greyfriars on Saturday to enjoy a coffee and mince pie whilst browsing the book […]

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Dec
17

Minibus Service…help us spread the word!

New Year, New Challenge? Would you like to help drive our Community Minibus or  do you know anyone who could benefit from using the shopping service? Do you have a couple of hours every so often spare to drive our community minibuses? Would you like to help the isolated of Ringwood get into town to […]

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Dec
11

Fabulous food and fine music at the Greyfriars Jubilee Lunch.

The Last 60th Anniversary Event… Sixty two people got together last Saturday and enjoyed a delicious menu of smoked salmon pate, venison casserole and lemon cheesecake for the last of a series of year long celebrations…the Jubilee Lunch. They were entertained by the beautiful voices of Scarlet Swing and enjoyed an afternoon of friendship, fun […]

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Dec
11

Trolley for sale…

Our Judo club have a trolley for sale … Large four wheeled trolley with , suitable for almost any use! Could be a very smart carnival float base! Turntable trolley 2000mm x 1000mm x 500kg capacity with pneumatic wheels. Cost £449 new last year, club would like £250 ono. Please contact Gary Evans by email [email protected] […]

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