Everyone is more than welcome to join us at any of the events below. For event queries or event confirmation, please call Linda Prince on 07474 119899.

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Polehill Garden Centre and Shopping Village @ Various Pick UP Points
Dec 6 all-day

Another sibsidised event from piertalk.

Sample the delights of one of Kent’s best known Garden Centres and shopping village on this Cook’s Coach tour. The centre contains a wide range of departments and shopping outlets, instore bakery and restaurants and gardening items. Plus a short tour in North Kent.

Please book and pay for your ticket asap at one of our regular meet ups

Members : £10.00                                       Guests : £21.50

Petticoat Lane, Spitalfield Market and a Curry @ Meet at Southend Central
Dec 7 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm

Come and do some Christmas Shopping in Petticoat Lane and  Spitalfield Market followed by a curry at Aladin in Brick Lane

Please book at one of our regular meet ups 

Only ten places available

Rummikub Morning @ Nosh at the Forum
Dec 7 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Come and join us for a game of Rummikub – learn the game and have some fun while we are doing it.

Rummikub takes places on the 1st and 3rd Saturday of the month

Cost : Members : Free Non-Members : £2.00


piertalk Afternoon Quiz @ The Front Bar Naval & Military Club
Dec 9 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Join Pat and Carol for their monthly afternoon fun quiz.

There will also be a raffle with a cash prize of £10.00.

Christmas Afternoon Night Club @ Royal Hotel
Dec 10 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Join us for our third Christmas Afternoon Night Club at the Royal Hotel. Have a traditional afternoon tea and dance the afternoon away.

This is a community event and all are welcome.

Cost : £7.50                                       

Please book and pay for your at place at one of our regular meet ups

Cards at the Casino @ Grosvenor Casino Southend
Dec 12 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

We play either Whist or Canasta every Thursday morning at the Grosvenor Casino.

No need to book – just come along and join in.

Cost : Members : Free                                                           Guests : £2.00

(Please note that there will be no Cards on Boxing Day)

Trip to the National Portrait Gallery @ Meet at Southend Victoria
Dec 13 @ 9:30 am – 5:00 pm

This month we are visiting the National Portrait Gallery home to the most extensive collection of portraits in the world.  Entrance into the Gallery is free unless you want to visit one of the temporary exhibitions.

Cost : Train fare + lunch (Optional)

Please remember to bring your rail card and bus pass with you
Trips to London take place on the Second Friday of the month

Gillian’s Birthday
Dec 14 all-day
Scrabble Morning @ Nosh
Dec 14 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Come and join Pat H and Patsy for our regular Scrabble/Rummikub morning.

Don’t worry if you don’t know how to play, someone will be there to help you.

Our Rummikub Mornings are held on the first and third Saturday of the month

Our Scrabble Mornings are held on the second and fourth Saturday of the month

Oyster Court Meet Up @ The Oyster Court Sports Bar (next to Tomassi's)
Dec 16 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Meet old and new friends at a regular meet up. Have a chat and drink and maybe lunch. The Events Book will be available for you to book and pay for events.

The Oyster Court Meet Up takes place on the first and third Monday of the month.