Meeting programme 2016

6 January 2016

Business Photos and Website Photos in Santa Barbara


Our first speaker of the year is Amanda Brown of the Leading Ladies Company.  Amanda is a best selling author and will be inspiring and motivating us to make 2016 our best year yet!


3 February 2016

deborah simms

February’s speaker will be Deborah Simms who was a contestant on series 3 of “The Great British Sewing Bee” .  She will be discussing the series and she will also be guiding us through a simple sewing project.


2 March 2016



Andrew Simcock will be telling us about the campaign he lead for a statue of a woman in Manchester. The outcome of the public vote was recently announce and the winner was Emmeline Pankhurst.



6 April 2016

jmx8JO2OReal Junk Food – Corin Bell will talk to us about this project which turns food which would otherwise go to waste into healthy nutritious meals for all on a pay as you feel basis.




4 May 2016

vote_cp_620x258Resolutions Meeting. We will be discussing, and voting on, the resolution (yet to be announced, voted on by members from a short list of 8 including ours for free sanitary protection for homeless women) which will go before the AGM in June.

1 June 2016



Campaigners, Conductors and Canaries – the role of women during the First World War.






6 July 2016
Summer Special!


No meeting in August.


7 September 2016



Tim Simper will be teaching us CPR and first aid.



5 October 2016

UNITED KINGDOM - APRIL 21:  People 'cowering in fear' at the sight of a ghost, c 1920s.  (Photo by SSPL/Getty Images)


Haunted Manchester – Pauline Lloyd. Terrifying tales, ‘happenings’, loads of laughs.




2 November 2016

AGM – accounts, reports, elections and (just maybe…) chip barms!




FRIDAY 9 December 2016

Christmas Party with entertainment & buffet!