In the current circumstances surrounding the COVID-19 coronavirus, the expectation is that all events listed here not marked as "Online" are likely to be cancelled, if not already marked as such. If you intend participating in any event listed here, please contact the event organiser beforehand to confirm that the event is still on.
 Nottingham
Wed 5th Aug - 8:00pm
Maxine Bates
5OTM 

Depending on social distancing rules and weather, we may be able to meet in the beer garden at the Vat & Fiddle pub on Queensbridge Road (NG2 1NB). Please check with Maxine on [Phone Number] or [Email] before travelling.

 Letchworth
Thu 6th Aug - 8:00pm
Steve Thomas
FThOTM 

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). Please call me on [Phone Number], or email [Email] to confirm whether this meeting is still taking place, given the situation with COVID-19.

 Letchworth
Sat 8th Aug - 4:00pm
Steve Thomas
Picnic 

We are planning a picnic on Norton Common in Letchworth. Meeting outside the Garden City Brewery to purchase any alcoholic beverages we may want, followed by a walk down to Norton Common, which is a delightful mix of trees and open spaces. For further information, please call or text me on [Phone Number], or email [Email]

 Lincoln
Sat 8th Aug - 10:30am
Jacquie Harrison
Treasure Hunt 

A staggered/timed treasure hunt (with prizes!) in uphill Lincoln. Please contact me by Friday 7th if you hope to take part, and I will give you more details. It should take about an hour or so, and you will need a pen, a sense of direction and/or a compass. This meeting is suitable for accompanied children. Contact on [Phone Number] or [Email].

 Lincoln
Sat 8th Aug - 12:00pm
John Margetts
SSOTM pub discussion 

If restrictions permit, meeting at the Adam & Eve Tavern, 25 Lindum Road, LN2 1NT (opposite Pottergate Arch). Topic this month: “Is it better for the world if humans focus on what is going well?” All welcome. Car park, pub food, decent ales, tea/coffee available. Look for Mensa Magazine on table, in the side alcove or front room. Contact Jacquie Harrison for encouragement/directions on [Phone Number] or [Email].

 Bucks
Sat 8th Aug - 11:00am
Val Hinkins
Walk 

We are hoping to walk along the Phoenix Trail from Princes Risborough. This is an old railway track which is wide enough for social distancing. Numbers may be limited, so please contact me on [Phone Number] or e-mail me at [Email] a few days beforehand to book a place and confirm details.

 Milton Keynes
Sat 8th Aug - 2:30pm
Jo Sidebottom
Walk 

Let’s have another attempt at a walk in Campbell Park, weather permitting. Meet at 2.30pm by the MK Rose inside the park entrance opposite the theatre. Contact Jo at [Email], or [Phone Number] / [Phone Number] for directions/encouragement.

 Notts
Thu 13th Aug - 7:30pm
Maxine Bates
Natter & Nosh 

Will we be meeting for food, drink and conversation at the The Cadland pub/restaurant, High Road, Chilwell? Contact Maxine on [Phone Number] or [Email] to find out please.

 Bucks
Fri 14th Aug - 10:30am
Val Hinkins
Coffee & Chat 

We hope to meet up again for coffee and a chat somewhere in Old Amersham this morning. Please contact me on [Phone Number] or e-mail me at [Email] a few days beforehand to confirm exact details.

 Notts
Sat 15th Aug - 2:00pm
Maxine Bates
Walk  

Meet at the Great Northern pub, Derby Road, Langley Mill, NG16 4AA, for approx. 5 mile circular walk. Mostly flat on paths along two canals and around base of the wind turbine. Hopefully refreshments in the beer garden afterwards. Contact Maxine on [Phone Number] or [Email] to confirm this event is going ahead and in case we need to limit numbers or split into groups.

 Leicester
Mon 17th Aug - 8:00pm
Haydn Starkie
Pub Social 

Join me for our usual convivial third Monday of the month gathering at the Cradock Arms, 201 Knighton Road, Leicester, LE2 3TT. You are welcome to bring a friend or partner. Look out for the Mblem or Magazine. If you need any directions or encouragement, please contact me on [Phone Number] or at [Email].

 Milton Keynes
Mon 17th Aug - 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. If necessary there will be a videoconference alternative.

 Lincoln
Tue 18th Aug - 11:30am
Jacquie Harrison
Gentle walk 

Join us as we enjoy a walk alongside the Fossedyke Roman canal from Brayford Wharf North to the Pyewipe Inn, just over a mile each way, planning to reward ourselves with a pub lunch. You are welcome to just come for the walk if you wish. Guests welcome. Contact Jacquie by the 16th for encouragement/directions on [Phone Number] or [Email] .

 Lincoln
Tue 18th Aug - 12:30pm
Jacquie Harrison
Pub lunch 

Lunch at The Pyewipe Inn, just outside Lincoln. Some of us are walking out from Lincoln (as above), but you are welcome to join us for lunch here. Guests always welcome. I need to book a table, hopefully outdoors, so please contact me by Sunday 16th on [Phone Number] or [Email].

 Notts
Tue 18th Aug - 7:00pm
Peter Gault
3TuOTM 

Hopefully the Newark group will be having a get together at the Fox & Crown at 4-6 Appleton Gate. Please check if this event will be going ahead with Pete on [Phone Number] or [Email]

 Derby - Online
Wed 19th Aug - 7:30pm
Susan Graves
3WOTM 

Our monthly Derby meeting is established on Zoom for now. We aim for it to last for about an hour up to an hour and a half. Webcam not essential. If you haven’t wanted to brave Derby city centre previously, perhaps this different format is an opportunity. Please contact me for the Zoom link and with any questions. Contact Susan on [Phone Number] or [Email]

 Milton Keynes
Sun 23rd Aug - 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. If we still can’t visit restaurants there will be a videoconference alternative.

 Notts
Tue 25th Aug - 7:30pm
Maxine Bates
Eating Meeting 

A taste of Portugal at Nando's, Redfield Way, Lenton, NG7 2UW. Peri-peri chicken, natas and more including vegetarian options. Please book your place with Maxine on [Phone Number] or [Email] by 21st. This may turn into take away al fresco dining if we're not allowed inside!

 Herts
Fri 28th Aug - 8:00pm
Richard Allen
LFOTM 

As ever, we are planning to be 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] to confirm whether this meeting is still taking place, dependent upon the COVID-19 situation.