Digswell (by Welwyn North station)
Fri 25th May - 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 encouragement.

 High Wycombe
Fri 25th May - 10:30am
Val Hinkins
Coffee & Chat 

Coffee at the newly opened Vanilla Pod, 17 White Hart Street, High Wycombe, Bucks, HP11 2HL. I will get a table upstairs where it is quieter. Hope to see you there! 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]

 Queniborough
Sat 26th May - 7:00pm
Sue Watford
Pub Meal 

Our last Saturday of the month meal falls on Bank Holiday weekend and will be at the Britannia Inn, 47 Main Street, Queniborough LE7 3DB. Please let Sue know if you can join us by Friday 18th May. You can contact her on [Phone Number] or [Email]

 Newark
Sat 26-Sun 27 May - Various
Sally Branston
Newark Weekend 

A range of events on offer including CAMRA real ale and cider festival, re-enactment and living history camp at Newark Castle, costumed talks at the National Civil War Centre, guided walks, artisan and craft fair in the Market Place plus lunches and dinners. Contact [Email] to express interest and for further details and timings by 22nd please.

 Ashby de la Zouch
Tue 29th May - 7:30pm
Pen Penny
Eating Meeting 

Our last Tuesday of the month eating meeting will be at a Taste of Thai restaurant 84-86 Market Street, Ashby de la Zouch, LE65 1AP. There is on street parking or use the car park on South Street. You can view the menu at http://www.tasteofthai-ashby.co.uk/index.html If you would like to join us at this excellent restaurant, please contact me before Friday 25th May on [Phone Number] or at [Email]

 Langley Mill
Fri 1st Jun - 7:30pm
Maxine Bates
Pamper Party 

A girls night in at my home in Langley Mill. Come and sample the Tropic range of skincare, body care and make up. Some free mini treatments on offer. Nibbles and hot/soft drinks provided or BYOB. Also optional raffle for Cancer Research UK. Contact Maxine on [Phone Number] or [Email] for directions and to say you'll be there. Friends welcome.

 Hertford
Sun 3rd Jun - 10:00am
Richard Allen
Annual vintage bus running day  

Yes, it's that time of year - the annual vintage bus running day in Hertford. Come along and ride vintage buses on routes into the country. No need to book in advance - just turn up at Hertford bus station and go! If you're interested in joining me, call me on [Phone Number] for details, encouragement etc.

 Derby
Sun 3rd Jun - 12:00pm
Susan Graves
Peak Rail 

Join us for a day out on the Peak Rail preserved railway (DE4 2LF), ticket price £9-50/£8 concession. We will travel on the 12.14 from Rowsley to Matlock, explore and have lunch, then return on the 15.14. Meet us at 12.00 by the shop on the Rowsley platform. Let me know to look out for you by emailing [Email] or ringing [Phone Number]

 Woodhall Spa
Tue 5th Jun - 7:15pm
Helen & Paul Shovlar
'An Ideal Husband' 

You are welcome to join us at the charming Kinema in the Woods for this live stream, beamed from London's Vaudeville Theatre. Advance booking with the Kinema essential! Meet in the foyer for coffee at 6:45pm, or join us beforehand for pre-show fish supper in Horncastle – let us know you are coming so that we can book a table. Contact Helen on [Email] or [Phone Number].

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

Our regular get together at the Vat & Fiddle pub on Queensbridge Road adjacent to Castle Rock Brewery and close to Nottingham railway station. We'll be in the main bar this month. Look for yellow Mblem on table or phone [Phone Number] or email [Email] beforehand for directions/encouragement to come along. New faces always welcome!

 Letchworth
Thu 7th Jun - 8:00pm
Anne Sparrowhawk
FThOTM 

As ever, we are at the Three Magnets, Leys Avenue, Letchworth! Richard's on holiday so I've volunteered to help out! Thursday nights are curry nights but other food (standard Wetherspoons' fare) is available as well. Leys Avenue is the main shopping street in Letchworth and is a few minutes' walk from the station (Kings Cross to Cambridge line). Call me on [Phone Number] for more details and encouragement.

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

Our regular second Saturday meeting. Join us in the alcove of the Adam and Eve, 25 Lindum Road (opposite Pottergate arch) for a discussion around “Does a person's name influence the person they become?” Pub food, hot drinks, car park. All very welcome. Contact Jacquie on [Phone Number] or [Email] for more details.

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

Our usual breakfast/brunch get-together is on Sunday 10 June at 10:30 a.m. at the Rendezvous Coffee Shop in Market Walk, Northampton Town Centre. Volunteers will disclose what their greatest crime/misdemeanour was - and we'll discuss a suitable punishment. Contact Marianne on [Phone Number] or email: [Email] for encouragement or parole.

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

Join us at Carluccio's in the Centre:MK from 10am for a full breakfast, a snack, or just a drink. Look out for the Mblem, probably in one of the red booths outside. Contact Jo at [Email], or [Phone Number] / [Phone Number] for directions/encouragement.

 Flackwell Heath
Mon 11th Jun - 8:00pm
Dave Denholm
Indoor board 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]

 Nottingham
Thu 14th Jun - 7:30pm
Maxine Bates
Natter & Nosh 

Join us for a meal or later for just a drink at The Cadland on High Road in Chilwell. Ample car parking and close to bus routes. We have a large table reserved at the far side of the bar. Yellow Mblem will be on display. Directions available from Maxine on [Phone Number] or [Email] or just turn up on the night

 Wendover
Fri 15th Jun - 10:30am
Val Hinkins
Coffee & Chat 

This month we are returning to Rumsey’s Chocolaterie in Wendover High Street, HP22 6EA. Lovely coffee, cake and delicious chocolates made as you watch. See http://www.rumseys.co.uk/our-shops/wendover for more information. 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]

 Derby
Sat 16th Jun - 7:30pm
Kim Plaskett
Outdoor Theatre 

Oddsocks production of "The Tempest" at Markeaton Park Craft Village Culture or slapstick, something for everyone! Buy your own tickets from derbylive.co.uk. Tickets cost £16.75 (under 16s; £13.75), £3 off if bought before 1st June. Bring your own chair and refreshments or book them with your tickets. Bring warm clothes/blankets for when the sun goes down. Contact me for meet-up details. Kim Plaskett [Phone Number] or [Email]

 Leicester
Mon 18th Jun - 8:00pm
Pen Penny
Pub meeting 

I hope you will come along and join me for a drink at our 3rd Monday of the month meeting at the Cradock Arms, 201 Knighton Road LE2 3TT We usually sit inn the lower part of the pub and the M-blem will be displayed on our table. You can contact me on [Phone Number] or e-mail me at [Email] to let me know that you are coming.

 Milton Keynes
Mon 18th Jun - 8:15pm
Jo Sidebottom
3MOTM Quiz 

Our monthly quiz outing to The Barge at Woolstone. Meet from 8.15 for a 8.30pm 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.

 Newark
Tue 19th Jun - 7:00pm
Pete Gault
3TuOTM 

Come along to our "3rd Tuesday" event at The Ram on Castle Gate in Newark for food and/or drink and lively conversation. We should be sitting to the right of the entrance with a yellow Mblem on the table. Contact Pete on [Phone Number] or [Email] for directions or just show up on the night. All welcome!

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

We'll be on a long table in the rear section of the Standing Order (Wetherspoon) pub on Iron Gate. Look for yellow Mblem. Wednesday is chicken club but full menu also available. Pop in briefly or stay all evening for food and/or drink any time 7.30pm until late. Directions/encouragement from Maxine on [Phone Number] or [Email] if needed.

 Milton Keynes
Sat 23rd Jun - 3:00pm
Jo Sidebottom
T@3 

Join us at Dobbie's Garden Centre in Fenny Stratford for tea, coffee and cakes in the restaurant. We will probably be in the conservatory area at the back. Contact Jo at [Email], or [Phone Number] / [Phone Number] for directions/encouragement.

 Chinnor
Sat 23rd Jun - 6:45pm
Val Hinkins
Murder & Mystery 

Murder, mystery & suspense on the Chinnor & Princes Risborough Express. Join members of the Sherlock Holmes Sig and enjoy a three course supper on the train while you follow the clues to solve the case. Full details and tickets available at www.chinnorrailway.co.uk/product.php/119/murder-mystery-steamsupper Email your booking reference to sigsofficer@btopenworld.com to optimise seating arrangements. This promises to be a memorable evening.

 Nottingham
Tue 26th Jun - 7:30pm
Maxine Bates
Eating Meeting 

We're going for a Turkish meal at Alaturka, Compton Acres, West Bridgford, NG2 7RS. See www.alaturkamezemangal.co.uk for menu. Reserve your place with Maxine on [Phone Number] or [Email] by 22nd please.

 Lincoln
Thu 28th Jun - 7:00pm
Jacquie Harrison
Eating meeting 

The Pyewipe Inn, Lincoln, LN1 2BG - a return to this pleasant pub beside the Fossdyke canal, down a signposted lane off A57 just to west of A46 bypass roundabout. If the weather is fine, there is usually the opportunity to eat outside. All welcome! Please contact Jacquie with queries, for encouragement, and so she can book a table by Saturday 23rd June: [Email] or [Phone Number]

 Digswell (by Welwyn North station)
Fri 29th Jun - 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 encouragement.

 Podington
Sat 30th Jun - 11:00am
Marianne Kendall
Race meeting 

Join us for what we hope will be an exciting day at Santa Pod Race Track (NN29 7XA) where they will be having car and motorbike races as well as drag racing all day. Tickets are £20 (£14 advance). Meet in the car park at Podington Garden Centre. For more information, contact Marianne on [Phone Number] or email: [Email]