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  • Forthcoming events:
     
    • Wed 23 July - Coffee morning (see Calendar for details of speaker)
    • Wed 30 July - Bowls away game - Knutsford Probus
    • Wed 6 Aug - Golf
    • Thurs 7 Aug - Mixed Bowling Day
    • Wed 13 Aug - Lunch meeting

 

Photos from our 5-day trip to Cricket St Thomas in Somerset are on our Flickr page.

We’ve now got a Flickr photo gallery. Click on the logo to open it.

 About us

Appleton Probus Club was founded in 1991 and currently has about 50 members.

We meet twice a month at the Warrington Sports Club (Walton Lea Road, Higher Walton, Warrington, Cheshire, WA4 6SJ) for a lunch meeting (12 for 12:30) on the 2nd Wednesday and a coffee morning with a guest speaker at 10am on the 4th Wednesday.  Click here for a map.

On the first Wednesday of each month our golfing members meet for a round of golf at Walton Hall.

On the third Wednesday of each month we have a modest two-hour walk in the countryside of northern Cheshire which is rounded off by a pub lunch with typically twenty or so walkers and their wives being joined by other members.

Highlights of our social year are a festive dinner dance in December, the President’s dinner in March and a ladies’ invitation lunch when the members are joined by their wives and the widows of past members. Also very popular is our mixed bowling day at Great Budworth when our wives join us for a very enjoyable event which includes a picnic lunch.

Each year a variety of day trips and theatre visits are organised and we try to arrange one longer break during the year. Recent trips have included a visit to the Moselle Valley in Germany. In 2009 we visited Durham, staying at a 4-star hotel near the city centre and enjoyed day trips to Beamish and to the outstanding gardens at Alnwick Castle. 2010 saw us taking a weekend break at Bodelwyddan Castle in North Wales and in 2011 a group of us visited Warner’s Norton Grange resort on the Isle of Wight. In 2012 we went to Eastbourne, with trips to Brighton and Rye. 2013 saw us at the Warner’s resort in Cricket St Thomas in lovely Somerset with days out to Weymouth and Sidmouth.

There are several Probus clubs in the Warrington area and with good links between them, members of these clubs share in each other’s regular activities as well as quiz nights, bowls and golf competitions. There is a thriving programme for members to take part in and after our recent move to the present  venue with its ample accommodation there is no longer a waiting list and our membership is continuing to grow.

Please click on the buttons on the left to see details of our meetings and other social activities.

New members are very welcome. Please contact us for membership details.

 

Email: info@appletonprobus.org.uk

 

Constitution

The constitution of Appleton Probus Club is available in PDF format here.

Probus World

We are listed on the Probusworld website:

http://www.probusworld.com

 


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