Activities

The main current activities are shown below with more detail on their specific pages.

 

CLUB MEETINGS

FREQUENCY: Normally on the second and fourth Thursday of the month.

We meet at 10.00am at The Mere & Tabley Community Club (Post Code WA16 0PU) on the left of the A50 just before Mere Hotel & Golf Club,  commencing with Coffee, then a Business Meeting reviewing recent and future activities, followed by a good Speaker and socialising at the Bar, concluding at 1.00pm.
The Dress Code is jacket, with tie entirely optional.
Visitors are most welcome – please first phone the Secretary (Richard Martin) on 01625 890442,  or email mailto:richardmartin.probusrex@gmail.com

DISCUSSION GROUP

FREQUENCY: Monthly

We have a very active Discussion Group which meets monthly at 7pm at the Mere and Tabley Community Club.

CLUB VISITS

FREQUENCY: Generally Monthly

We arrange day or half-day trips to interesting places, often with guides.
A popular feature is a UK Holiday in a nice hotel, usually in September.

CLUB LUNCHES

FREQUENCY: Six Lunches / Year

We hold four lunches following certain General Meetings during the year, at Mere & Tabley Community Hall. These are for members only.
In addition, we mount a Summer Lunch and a Christmas Lunch for members and wives or partners.

BRIDGE SECTION

FREQUENCY: Winter

The Club operates a series of Bridge & Supper evenings during the winter period, usually held at Knutsford Golf Club (Post Code WA16 6HS) at 6.00 for 6.30pm. The Dress Code for these is Jacket and Tie. This is a joint event with Tatton Probus Club. Wives or Partners are very welcome.

WALKING GROUP

FREQUENCY: Normally on the first and third Thursday of each month.

We have two morning Walking Sections. The first selects walks of about five miles, in reasonably demanding terrain in the Cheshire, Derbyshire and Staffordshire area.
The second is a Strollers’ Walk, which limits itself to three miles on generally flat terrain in the Cheshire Plain. Each walk is followed by a convivial lunch in a nearby Hostelry.

BOWLING SECTION

FREQUENCY: Late Spring to early Autumn.

We play against neighbouring Probus Clubs. Our home ground is the Knutsford Private Bowling Club on Mereheath Lane (Post Code WA16 6SL). We also practice weekly.

IT GROUP

FREQUENCY: Monthly.

This group holds meetings to discuss members’ interests and concerns in all aspects of Home Computing, including PCs, Laptops and Tablets, and all types of Apps.
These are generally held at about 9.15am, prior to a General Meeting, at Mere and Tabley Community Club on the second Thursday of each month.