Heanor
Wed 23rd Oct - 7:30pm
Susan Graves
Pub Quiz 

Join us for a pub quiz at the Queen’s Head at 1 Breach Road, Marlpool near Heanor (DE75 7NJ). A refurbished five room Victorian alehouse with real ales and traditional ciders. Quiz starts at around 8.15pm but we need to be earlier to get a table. New faces especially welcome. Contact Susan on [Phone Number] or [Email] for directions and encouragement

 Letchworth
Thu 24th Oct - 7:15pm
Lyn Packman
Theatre Group - Don Pasquale 

A live transmission of Donizetti’s Don Pasquale at The Broadway, Letchworth. £18. If interested, please contact me on [Phone Number] or [Phone Number], or email [Email]

 Digswell, Herts
Fri 25th Oct - 8:00pm
Richard Allen
LFOTM 

As ever, we are at the Cowper Arms, Digswell. The pub is next to Welwyn North station and is served by stopping trains from Kings Cross to Peterborough and Cambridge. Good food, beer and conversation guaranteed! Please call me on [Phone Number] for more details and a spot of encouragement to come and join us.

 Ab Kettleby
Sat 26th Oct - 7:00pm
Sue Watford
Pub meal 

After the skittles last month, we will be relaxing with dinner at the Sugar Loaf, 2 Nottingham Road, Ab Kettleby near Melton Mowbray LE14 3JB. This pub is on the A606 and has a car park by it. All members are welcome but booking ahead is essential so I need to know by 19th Oct if you intend to join us. Please contact me on [Phone Number] or at [Email]

 Retford
Sat 26th Oct - 10.30am
Chenda Appleyard
Regional Wayzgoose 

Come and join us for a day out in Retford. Planned activities during the morning then optional local visits and exploring afterwards. More details in newsletter and on website. If you would like a free lunch please book with Chenda by Sun 20th October. [Phone Number][Email]

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 Mackworth
Sat 26th Oct - 2:00pm
Susan Graves
Eat & Greet 

Not been to a meeting before? Or not for ages? Meet other Mensans over a free afternoon tea of sandwiches and cakes with tea/coffee. The location is Mackworth (DE22) at the home of local members Janine and Sandy. Book with me to get the address. I would like an indication of numbers by Tuesday 22nd October, but it’s fine to decide on the day and e-mail or text me - [Email] or [Phone Number]

 Milton Keynes
Sun 27th Oct - 10:00am
Jo Sidebottom
Breakfast 

Join us at Brown's on Midsummer Boulevard from 10am for a full breakfast, a snack, or just a drink. Jo at [Email], or [Phone Number] / [Phone Number] for directions/encouragement.

 Sawley
Tue 29th Oct - 7:30pm
Maxine Bates
Eating Meeting 

It's "Tapas Tuesday" at Esquina, 384 Tamworth Road, Sawley, NG10 3AU, where 2 large tapas dishes and 1 side cost £13.95. Vegan menu also available. See www.esquinasawley.co.uk. Why not join us for a taste of Spain? Reserve your place with Maxine on [Phone Number] or [Email] by 25th latest please.

 High Wycombe
Tue 29th Oct - 7:00pm
Val Hinkins
Leonardo 

Join me at the Empire Cinema, Crest Road, High Wycombe, HP11 1UA to see Exhibition on Screen, Leonardo: The Works. Ticket prices, certification and booking details are not yet available; check at https://www.empirecinemas.co.uk/synopsis/exhibition_on_screen_leonardo_-_the_works_2019/f6746 for full details and to book your tickets. Possible meal first. Let me know you are coming and if you want to eat first on [Phone Number] or e-mail me at [Email].

 Lincoln
Wed 30th Oct - 7:00pm
Jacquie Harrison
Eating meeting 

Shoo Cuisine, 12-14 Clasketgate, Lincoln, LN2 1JS - opposite Theatre Royal. Trying out a new Chinese restaurant, fixed-price all-you-can-eat menu with waiter service, vegetarian options available. Good reviews on TripAdvisor! All welcome, and of course you can bring a guest. Jacquie will need to book a table, so please contact her no later than 24th October, on [Phone Number] or [Email]. Looking forward to seeing you there.

 Leics
Sat 2nd Nov - 10:30am
Haydn Starkie
Coffee Morning 

Join me for coffee, cake and conversation at the Garden Restaurant, Dobbies (formerly Wyvale) Garden Centre, Loughborough Road, Rothley, Leics., LE7 7NL. You may also like to take the opportunity for a little pre-Christmas shopping. New faces are always welcome. You are also welcome to bring a friend. Look out for the magazine or Mblem. For directions or encouragement, please contact me on [Phone Number] or by email at [Email].

 Letchworth
Tue 5th Nov - 7:15pm
Lyn Packman
Theatre Group 

A live transmission from Covent Garden at the Broadway Cinema, Letchworth. The Royal Ballet will be dancing Concerto / Enigma Variations / Raymonda Act III. £18 to include a glass of wine. If interested, please contact me on [Phone Number], [Phone Number] or email [Email].

 Nottingham
Tue 5th Nov - 8:00pm
Maxine Bates
5OTM 

Remember remember the 5th of November... and join us for a drink and chat at the Vat & Fiddle pub, Queensbridge Road, NG2 1NB. Look for yellow Mblem on the table on the night or contact Maxine on [Phone Number] or [Email] beforehand if wanting directions or a little encouragement to come along. New faces welcome.

 Bedford
Wed 6th Nov - 7:00pm
Jo Sidebottom
Moroccan restaurant 

Join us at Mimo's in St Cuthbert's Street to sample the Moroccan cuisine. Please let me know by Monday 4th if you are coming so I can book a table. Contact Jo at [Email], or [Phone Number] / [Phone Number] for directions/encouragement.

 Derby
Thu 7th Nov - 7:15pm
Susan Graves
Ten Pin Bowling 

Please join us at Ten Pin Derby, Foresters Leisure Park, DE23 8AG. The deal is 2 games plus a drink for £10. All abilities welcome. Meet at 7.15pm for a 7.30pm start. Please contact me on [Email] or [Phone Number] by Friday 1st November so I can check I have enough lanes, but spaces could still be available after this.

 Letchworth
Thu 7th Nov - 8:00pm
Steve Thomas
FThOTM 

Once again, we are at the Three Magnets, Leys Avenue, Letchworth. Thursday is traditionally curry night, but other food is also available (standard Wetherspoons fare). Leys Avenue is the main shopping street in Letchworth and is just a few minutes' walk from the rail station (Kings Cross to Cambridge line). Call me on [Phone Number], or email [Email] for further details and encouragement.

 Lincoln
Fri 8th Nov - 7:30pm
Jacquie Harrison
Theatre trip 

“Waiting for Godot” in the Upstairs Room at the Drill Hall, Free School Lane, Lincoln, LN2 1EY. Tickets £10, book direct with the Drill Hall. More details on www.lincolndrillhall.com. Meet in the cafe bar at 7:00pm, contact Jacquie beforehand on [Phone Number] or [Email] so she can look out for you.

 Letchworth
Sat 9th Nov - 7:45pm
Jackie Gough
Dracula 

Join us at the Settlement in Nevells Road, SG6 4UB, to see this play performed by the excellent amateur theatre group, The Settlement Players. Tickets £10 from David's Bookshop or online: settlement-players.co.uk/box-office For more info or encouragement: [Phone Number]

 Lincoln
Sat 9th Nov - 12:00pm
Jacquie Harrison
Pub discussion 

Adam & Eve Tavern, 25 Lindum Road, LN2 1RT (opposite Pottergate arch). Our regular Second Saturday meeting. Come and join in as we seek answers to the question, “Can you fall in love with romance?” Traditional pub food (optional), decent ales (optional), hot drinks, car park. All welcome. Find us in the alcove, Magazine on the table, or contact Jacquie beforehand on [Phone Number] or [Email] .

 Northampton
Sun 10th Nov - 10:30am
Marianne Kendall
Brunch 

Join us at our new venue for a quiz and breakfast, brunch or just a drink at the Zapato Lounge, Welsh House, 2 Newland Walk NN1 2EB. Look for a noisy bunch at a table with the Mensa Mblem. We'll consider how much of the total weight is made up of fuel in a car, plane and rocket. Contact Marianne on [Phone Number] or email: [Email] for directions or encouragement.

 Bucks
Mon 11st Nov - 8:00pm
Dave Denholm
Indoor Games 

Join Dave and Alison at their home in Flackwell Heath, near High Wycombe, for a relaxed evening of indoor board games. All members and friends welcome. Space is limited, so please contact Dave for directions and to discuss what games you would like to play on [Phone Number] or by e-mail at [Email]

 Notts
Thu 14th Nov - 7:30pm
Maxine Bates
Natter & Nosh 

A meal from 7.30pm or just a drink later plus a variety of conversation. Venue is The Cadland pub/restaurant, High Road, Chilwell, where we have a large table reserved at the far side of the bar. Look for yellow Mblem on the table. Further info from Maxine on [Phone Number] or [Email] or just turn up on the night.

 Notts
Fri 15th Nov - 7:30pm
Maxine Bates
Girls Night In 

Ladies are invited to my home in Langley Mill for an evening of fun and laughter. See the Tropic range of skin care, body care and make up with free mini pamper treatments on offer. Hot/soft drinks, wine and nibbles provided or BYOB. Optional lucky dip gifts available for only £1. An idea of numbers appreciated. RSVP to Maxine on [Phone Number] or [Email]. You are welcome to bring a friend.

 Leicester
Mon 18th Nov - 8:00pm
Pen Penny
Pub Social 

Come and join me for chat over a drink at the Cradock Arms, 201 Knighton Road LE2 3TT. You'll find me in the lower area at the end of the bar with the Mblem on the table. Let me know if you are going to join us so that I can reserve a big enough table. You can contact me on [Phone Number] or e-mail me at [Email]

 Hemel Hempstead
Mon 18th Nov - 7:30pm
Christine Scott
Eat & Greet 

November’s Eat & Greet meeting will be held at The Mogul, 91-95 High Street, The Old Town, Hemel Hempstead, HP1 3AH. Free evening parking nearby. Directions and further details are at http://www.themogulhemel.co.uk/ We will need to book, so please contact Christine by e-mail at [Email] or phone her on [Phone Number] by Monday 11th November to let her know you are coming.

 Milton Keynes
Mon 18th Nov - 7:45pm
Jo Sidebottom
3MOTM Quiz 

Our monthly quiz outing to The Plough at Simpson. Meet from 7.45 for a 8.00pm start - cost is £1 per person. Please let me know if you are coming so I know if we will be one team or two. Contact Jo at [Email], or [Phone Number] / [Phone Number] for directions/encouragement.

 Welwyn Garden City
Tue 19th Nov - 8:00pm
Lyn Packman
Theatre Group 

The Flint Street Nativity at The Barn Theatre, Welwyn Garden City. £13. If interested, please contact me on [Phone Number], [Phone Number] or email [Email].

 Derby
Wed 20th Nov - 7:30pm
Susan Graves
3WOTM 

It’s time for our monthly get-together in the centre of Derby. We will be at the Standing Order pub on Iron Gate (Wetherspoons) to eat or just for a drink and a chat from 7.30pm. Reasonable prices. Look for the yellow Mblem on a long table in the rear section. Contact Susan on [Phone Number] or [Email] for directions and/or encouragement. New faces especially welcome.

 Hertford
Thu 21st Nov - 7:30pm
Lyn Packman
Theatre Group 

Thomas Tallis at The Little Theatre, Hertford. 7:30pm for 8:00pm start. £14.50. If interested, please contact me on [Phone Number], [Phone Number] or email [Email].

 Bucks
Fri 22nd Nov - 10:30am
Val Hinkins
Coffee & Chat 

Coffee at Metro Lounge, 63-65 Hill Avenue, Amersham, HP6 5BX. Vegetarian and vegan friendly café. See https://thelounges.co.uk/metro/ for further details. No need to book, but if you want me to look out for you, let me know you are coming on [Phone Number] or e-mail me at [Email]

 Milton Keynes
Sun 24th Nov - 10:00am
Jo Sidebottom
Breakfast 

Join us at Brown's on Midsummer Boulevard from 10am for a full breakfast, a snack, or just a drink.Contact Jo at [Email], or [Phone Number] / [Phone Number] for directions/encouragement.

 Notts
Tue 26th Nov - 7:30pm
Maxine Bates
Eating Meeting 

Ooh la la! We're going to sample French cuisine at Le Mistral restaurant, 575 Mansfield Road, Sherwood, NG5 2JN. See www.lemistral.co.uk for a la carte menu. Also daily specials including vegan and vegetarian. Or main, salad or fish dish plus glass of wine for £13.95 on their midweek deal. Reserve your place with Maxine on [Phone Number] or [Email] by 19th please.

 Letchworth
Thu 28th Nov - 6:45pm
Lyn Packman
Theatre Group 

A live transmission from The National Theatre at the Broadway Cinema, Letchworth of Noel Coward’s comedy Present Laughter, starring Andrew Scott. £18. Tickets are selling fast. If interested, please contact me on [Phone Number], [Phone Number] or email [Email].

 Herts
Fri 29th Nov - 8:00pm
Richard Allen
LFOTM 

As ever, we are at the Cowper Arms, Digswell. The pub is next to Welwyn North station and is served by stopping trains from Kings Cross to Cambridge. Good food, beer and conversation guaranteed! Please call me on [Phone Number] for more details and a spot of encouragement to come and join us.

 Queniborough
Sat 30th Nov - 7:00pm
Sue Watford
Pub meal 

We are back at the Britannia Inn, Queniborough for dinner this month. This country, village pub has a selection of real ales to go with it's home made food, which is mainly from local suppliers. Booking in advance is essential so please let me know if you are joining us by 24th September. You can phone me on [Phone Number] or e-mail me at [Email]