Church Wilne Probus Club

Meeting on the third Wednesday of each month 10.00 to 12.00

Our club allows retired people to get together each month to socialise and take part in an interesting and thoughtful programme of talks. Visits and lunches are also arranged. Details can be found on our website at

Venue: Parish Hall Ockbrook

Contact: Michael Thacker 07774 429 774 or by email at

Our speakers for 2023 are:-

18 Jan Mark Vallis Derbyshire Blood Bikes
15 Feb Ian McKay The history of British Bank Notes. (with on-the-day valuations)
15 March Ann Pocklington From Rags to Royalty. (From poverty to being a nurse to royalty)
19 April Bob Massey Beside the seaside. The history of the seaside entertainment
17 May Angelique Foster The role and responsibilities of the Police & Crime Commissioner
21 June David Skillen Zeppelin: Ship of Dreams. Flying in luxury and danger
19 July Angela Sargent The farming Year
16 Aug Wendy Coley Medical detection dogs
20 Sept Ian Green Militant Feminism Fair means and foul to win the vote
18 Oct Peter Hardy The National Memorial Arboretum
15 Nov Catrin Rutland Science fiction vs Science fact
20 Dec Mike Newbold My Extra Life

Last updated: Tue, 06 Dec 2022 13:23