Social Events

Proposed Programme for 2023 is listed below: It would help greatly if members would volunteer to lead any of these events - particularly if you have background knowledge/interest, as that would enhance the members' understanding and interest.

To book events go to the member's area. Events will only be available to book when details such as price and date are known.

For information about commitment to Events when booking see the

membership page.

13th December 2022:  Christmas Party led by the Richard Burt.

This year's Christmas Party will be held at the Brokenhurst Golf Club. The order of business will be 10.00am Coffee, 10.30 Meeting Club Business 11.00 Speaker Dr Tim Woodfine 12.00 Pre Lunch Drinks 12.30pm Lunch Menu Melon, Turkey, Christmas Pudding. Cost will be £35 per head.There is a capacity of around 80 and so bookings will be on a first come basis. Booking is required for this meal and can be done in the members section Events and Trips page on this website or via the red book. Currently 62 have signed up for this event.



Wyrd Gin, Ringwood                                                   26 JANUARY


Army Museum of Flying at Middle Wallop                22 FEBRUARY

A trip is being arranged to The Army Flying Museum at Middle Wallop on Wednesday 22nd February 2023. Museum entry price is £10.50 (or £15.00 if you happen to be under 65!). Depending on numbers a guide can be arranged, this will incur an additional charge of about £3.50. There is a cafe at the museum. Transport will be by car sharing, leaving Brockenhurst about 09:30 to arrive for 10:30. led by John Gribble


RNLI Poole                                                                 MARCH


The Brickworks Museum at Swanwick                      APRIL

Spring Visit to Highgrove                                           MAY


Longford Castle                                                          Early JUNE

Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens                                29 JUNE

(with Horticultural Society)

Croquet at Woodside Gardens Lymington                  19 JULY


European Trip - Titan River Cruise                             AUG / SEPT


Wine Tasting Evening                                                 OCTOBER


Skittles - Huntsman                                                    NOVEMBER


Quiz Night                                                                  DECEMBER


Christmas Lunch                                                        DECEMBER