Archive | February 2012

Feb 16th | ‘Post-Christmas Meal’

There was a good turnout for our post-Christmas meal at The Brook, Washbrook. Everyone enjoyed their meals and there was plenty of merry banter flying about! Unfortunately there was no opportunity this year for another tuneful solo from Heather Robinson who performed so well for us at the Bramford Cock in 2011! Continue reading

Feb 2nd | The Book Surgeon

The intriguing title of the subject for our first “In” meeting of the year on February 2nd  was “The Book Surgeon”, and intriguing it certainly proved to be. Bernard Holton, (aged 79),  and his son Michael are both skilled craftsmen in the true sense of the word, and since 1976 they have been restoring books for book collectors, institutions, libraries and the church. Continue reading