December 2018

1st Dec
2018-12-01 (Saturday)

Shipston Town Council Monthly Litter Pick

All welcome.  Meet at New Clark House, West Street at 10am.  Equipment and refreshments provided.  Contact: Fay Ivens 662133 or fayivens@aol.com

1st Dec

Armscote Christmas Tree Festival

1st Dec

A Christmas Carol

1st Dec

Shipston Archers

 Sheldon Bosley Hub, outside, 1pm till dark, weather permitting. Beginners welcome. Contact 07795 632718 or 01608 664646

2nd Dec
2018-12-02 (Sunday)

Armscote Christmas Tree Festival

2nd Dec

Christmas Handmade Market

2nd Dec

Shipston Town Band Christmas Concert

3rd Dec
2018-12-03 (Monday)

Holiday at Home

3rd Dec

Shipston Home Nursing Pop Up Shop

3rd Dec

Citizens Advice Bureau

Mornings, New Clark House. To book a free appointment, call 01789 200136

3rd Dec

Shipston Badminton Club

Townsend Hall 7.30pm

3rd Dec

Knitting and Crochet Club

7pm-9pm at Low Furlong. Contact Julie Pardoe 07956 180989 or Facebook “Shipston knitting and crochet group”.

3rd Dec

Strictly FitSteps with Michelle

10:30 - 11:30

At the Sheldon Bosley Hub - contact Michelle on 07764496947

First session free, then £5 per session

email michellefitsteps@gmail.com

3rd Dec

Shipston Duplicate Bridge Club

18:45

6.45pm for 7.00pm, Catholic Church Hall, Darlingscote Rd, Shipston-on-Stour. Call Penny Law 663871

4th Dec
2018-12-04 (Tuesday)

Shipston Home Nursing Pop Up Shop

4th Dec

Age Concern Lunch Club

at Stour Court. Contact: Stella, 686224

4th Dec

Silver Surfer Computer Classes -Tuesdays

Have you ever thought you would like to try using computers?   Are you worried that your age might be a barrier to learning?  Do you feel concerned about asking or appearing unknowledgeable?

Our local volunteers can help you

We offer small group, FREE tuition at Shipston on Stour library from sympathetic, understanding & patient volunteers. Lessons are flexible & tailored to your needs .They will help you develop & enjoy the benefits that computers can bring to help you to :-

• Send and receive emails

• Explore your family history

• Search the internet for information and news

• Shop on-line for home delivery

• Communicate with friends & family anywhere in the world

Classes are held in Shipston on Stour library on Tuesday afternoons  (other days possible subject to demand).

Prior booking is necessary, either in person at the library or by calling  0300 558171

4th Dec

Yoga for all Abilities

Yoga for all abilities. 9:30-11am Catholic Church Hall. Contact Lee Figures 07526 575969

4th Dec

Rhyme time for under 2's

11:45

For under 2's. Shipston Library. Free. Contact: 661255

4th Dec

Stroke Club

12:00 - 14:00

Alternate Tuesdays. The House of Bread Retreat, The Mill, Burmington.

4th Dec

Bingo

18:30 - 21:00

Alternate Tuesdays. Doors open 6.30pm. Eyes down 7.30pm. Sheldon Bosley Hub. Contact: 661886

4th Dec

Shipston on Stour Rotarians

19:30 - 20:30

Rotary members are enthusiastic, fun-loving and active volunteers who give their time and talents to serve communities both at home and overseas. These are dedicated people, men and women from business and professions, who share a common interest in helping others.

Shipston Rotary is a dual gender Club and takes great pleasure in welcoming all new members. To learn more about the Rotary Club of Shipston on Stour go to our website.

We meet every Tuesday at the White Bear, Shipston  7.30pm. Contact Adrian Ramskill 07976 566525

4th Dec

Cantamus a cappella choir

19:30 - 21:30

At the Catholic Parish Hall

5th Dec
2018-12-05 (Wednesday)

Shipston Home Nursing Pop Up Shop

5th Dec

Shipston Widows

Local lunch.  12pm.  Contact: Barbara Bean 663230

5th Dec

Shipston-on-Stour Women’s Institute

Home Grown entertainment and Festive Food

7pm, Catholic Church Hall, Darlingscote Road.  Contact: Jane Hanks 664519

5th Dec

Time Bank Social Meeting

Stratford Time Bank’s Shipston Social Meeting: 1.30pm-3pm, Community Room at Stour Court. Everyone welcome

5th Dec

Chronic Pain Support Group

7:30 pm, Rainbow Fields. Contact Marianne Westwood 01608 662223

5th Dec

Singing for Lung Health

'Singing for lung health' group. Meeting on Wednesday mornings at 11am in the Scout Hut, the group is ideal for people who have asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) or other breathing issues, but everyone is welcome to attend. 

To find out more, contact Rose Smith on 07905 884151.

5th Dec

Stour Valley Probus

This friendly Club meets on alternate Wednesday mornings at The George in Brailes. The meetings start with coffee followed by an excellent talk from invited speakers and ends with the option of lunch. Please contact Roger Smith on 01608 238400 for more information.

5th Dec

St. Edmunds Church

2018-12-05 - 2018-12-06

Coffee at St. Edmunds Church.  10.30am-12pm.  All welcome.

5th Dec

U3A Chicago Bridge

14:00 - 16:30

Social Bridge, Catholic Church Hall, Darlingscote Road, Shipston. 2:00pm - 4:30pm. Contact Roger Smith on 01608 238400

6th Dec
2018-12-06 (Thursday)

Shipston Home Nursing Pop Up Shop

6th Dec

Safer Neighbourhood Team

Fortnightly public surgery at New Clark House, West Street 2.30pm- 3pm.

6th Dec

Story Stomp

Storytelling for 2-5 year olds.  10.45am - 11:15am, Shipston Library.  Free.  Contact: 661255

6th Dec

Age Concern Lunch Club

Alternate Thursdays. Contact: Gill Roach on 01295 680309 or Pauline Carr on 01386 700703.

6th Dec

Exercise for the Elderly

£5. Alternate Thursdays. Catholic Church Hall, Darlingscott Road.  2.30pm-4.30pm. Contact Ann Smith on 238400.

6th Dec

Shipston Badminton Club

Townsend Hall 7.30pm

6th Dec

U3A Table Tennis - Thursdays

Thursdays  2pm - 3pm at the Townsend Hall. (five tables) See Shipston U3A website or contact Dave 07973 256198

6th Dec

Yoga for all Abilities -Thurs

Yoga for all abilities. 5:45-7pm-11am Catholic Church Hall. Contact Lee Figures 665995 or  07526 575969

6th Dec

The Thursday Club

2pm- 4pm, Shipston Library. Free weekly drop-in session for adults. Board games, puzzles, colouring, crafts. Tea/biscuits.

6th Dec

Tumble Tots

2018-12-06 - 2018-12-07

Thursdays, during term time.  Sheldon Bosley Hub.  Contact:  robyn.bissett@tumbletots.com

6th Dec

Stour Singers

2018-12-06 - 2018-12-07

Thursdays:  7.30.p.m. at Shipston Primary School, September to May.  Open to all.  Contact Yvonne Ridley on 01789 269587

6th Dec

Silver Surfer Computer Classes -Thursdays

2018-12-06 - 2018-12-07

Have you ever thought you would like to try using computers?   Are you worried that your age might be a barrier to learning?  Do you feel concerned about asking or appearing unknowledgeable?

Our local volunteers can help you

We offer small group, free tuition at Shipston on Stour library from sympathetic, understanding & patient volunteers. Lessons are flexible & tailored to your needs .They will help you develop & enjoy the benefits that computers can bring to help you to :-

• Send and receive emails

• Explore your family history

• Search the internet for information and news

• Shop on-line for home delivery

• Communicate with friends & family anywhere in the world

Classes are held in Shipston on Stour library on Tuesday & Thursday afternoons  (other days possible subject to demand).

Prior booking is necessary, either in person at the library or by calling  0300 558171

6th Dec

Shipston Stitchers

10:00 - 15:00

Alternate Thursdays. 10am - 3pm. Catholic Church Hall, Darlingscott Road. Contact Kath Cheshire on 01608 663486.

6th Dec

Active Memory Group

10:00 - 12:00

Third Thursdays. 10am-12pm. Contact Alyson Spence 01608 661703 or 07725 892087.

7th Dec
2018-12-07 (Friday)

Shipston Home Nursing Pop Up Shop

7th Dec

Victorian Evening

7th Dec

Age Concern Lunch Club

at Stour Court. Contact: June, 01608 684218

Friday lunch club resumes 15th November 2013

7th Dec

Walks over fields with friendly group

Leaves Old Mill car park at 10am. Contact: Marlene, 663616

7th Dec

Shipston Probus

Shipston Men's Probus Club. This friendly Club meets on alternate Friday mornings. The meetings start with coffee followed by an excellent talk from invited speakers and ends with the option of lunch. Please contact Roger Smith on 01608 238400 for more information.

7th Dec

Shipston Archers

Shipston High School, indoors, 6pm till 8pm. Beginners welcome. Contact 07795 632718 or 01608 664646

7th Dec

Knitting & Crochet Club

2pm-5pm Rainbow Fields. Contact Julie Pardoe 07956 180989 or Facebook “Shipston knitting and crochet group”

7th Dec

Bingo Night at Rainbow Fields

18:30 - 19:30

Doors open 6.30pm. Eyes down 7.15pm. All welcome. Contact Ruth Keyte: 661382

8th Dec
2018-12-08 (Saturday)

Shipston Home Nursing Pop Up Shop

8th Dec

Shipston Archers

 Sheldon Bosley Hub, outside, 1pm till dark, weather permitting. Beginners welcome. Contact 07795 632718 or 01608 664646

9th Dec
2018-12-09 (Sunday)

Tennis Club Christmas Bingo

10th Dec
2018-12-10 (Monday)

Stour Valley Visually Impaired Group

Christmas Lunch.  Contact: Shirley Pilkington 662684

10th Dec

Shipston Town Council Monthly Meeting

7pm, New Clark House.  All welcome.  Contact: Georgina Beaumont 662180

10th Dec

Stour Valley Lions Monthly Business Meeting

7.30pm, The White Bear Function Room, Shipston.  Visitors welcome. Contact Membership Officer Lion Paul Garfield on 07828 589564 or email paulgarfield@icloud.com

10th Dec

Citizens Advice Bureau

Mornings, New Clark House. To book a free appointment, call 01789 200136

10th Dec

Shipston Badminton Club

Townsend Hall 7.30pm

10th Dec

Knitting and Crochet Club

7pm-9pm at Low Furlong. Contact Julie Pardoe 07956 180989 or Facebook “Shipston knitting and crochet group”.

10th Dec

Strictly FitSteps with Michelle

10:30 - 11:30

At the Sheldon Bosley Hub - contact Michelle on 07764496947

First session free, then £5 per session

email michellefitsteps@gmail.com

10th Dec

Shipston Duplicate Bridge Club

18:45

6.45pm for 7.00pm, Catholic Church Hall, Darlingscote Rd, Shipston-on-Stour. Call Penny Law 663871

11th Dec
2018-12-11 (Tuesday)

Age Concern Lunch Club

at Stour Court. Contact: Stella, 686224

11th Dec

Silver Surfer Computer Classes -Tuesdays

Have you ever thought you would like to try using computers?   Are you worried that your age might be a barrier to learning?  Do you feel concerned about asking or appearing unknowledgeable?

Our local volunteers can help you

We offer small group, FREE tuition at Shipston on Stour library from sympathetic, understanding & patient volunteers. Lessons are flexible & tailored to your needs .They will help you develop & enjoy the benefits that computers can bring to help you to :-

• Send and receive emails

• Explore your family history

• Search the internet for information and news

• Shop on-line for home delivery

• Communicate with friends & family anywhere in the world

Classes are held in Shipston on Stour library on Tuesday afternoons  (other days possible subject to demand).

Prior booking is necessary, either in person at the library or by calling  0300 558171

11th Dec

Yoga for all Abilities

Yoga for all abilities. 9:30-11am Catholic Church Hall. Contact Lee Figures 07526 575969

11th Dec

Rhyme time for under 2's

11:45

For under 2's. Shipston Library. Free. Contact: 661255

11th Dec

Stroke Club

12:00 - 14:00

Alternate Tuesdays. The House of Bread Retreat, The Mill, Burmington.

11th Dec

Bingo

18:30 - 21:00

Alternate Tuesdays. Doors open 6.30pm. Eyes down 7.30pm. Sheldon Bosley Hub. Contact: 661886

11th Dec

Shipston on Stour Rotarians

19:30 - 20:30

Rotary members are enthusiastic, fun-loving and active volunteers who give their time and talents to serve communities both at home and overseas. These are dedicated people, men and women from business and professions, who share a common interest in helping others.

Shipston Rotary is a dual gender Club and takes great pleasure in welcoming all new members. To learn more about the Rotary Club of Shipston on Stour go to our website.

We meet every Tuesday at the White Bear, Shipston  7.30pm. Contact Adrian Ramskill 07976 566525

11th Dec

Cantamus a cappella choir

19:30 - 21:30

At the Catholic Parish Hall

12th Dec
2018-12-12 (Wednesday)

Shipston and District Gardening Club

Christmas Party.  Members only.

Further details from the secretary Tony Mitchell, tel. 01608 666933

12th Dec

Singing for Lung Health

'Singing for lung health' group. Meeting on Wednesday mornings at 11am in the Scout Hut, the group is ideal for people who have asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) or other breathing issues, but everyone is welcome to attend. 

To find out more, contact Rose Smith on 07905 884151.

12th Dec

Stour Valley Probus

This friendly Club meets on alternate Wednesday mornings at The George in Brailes. The meetings start with coffee followed by an excellent talk from invited speakers and ends with the option of lunch. Please contact Roger Smith on 01608 238400 for more information.

12th Dec

St. Edmunds Church

2018-12-12 - 2018-12-13

Coffee at St. Edmunds Church.  10.30am-12pm.  All welcome.

12th Dec

U3A Chicago Bridge

14:00 - 16:30

Social Bridge, Catholic Church Hall, Darlingscote Road, Shipston. 2:00pm - 4:30pm. Contact Roger Smith on 01608 238400

13th Dec
2018-12-13 (Thursday)

Shipston and District Literary Society

Christmas Lunch. Contact Helen Marshall, 01789 740773

13th Dec

Story Stomp

Storytelling for 2-5 year olds.  10.45am - 11:15am, Shipston Library.  Free.  Contact: 661255

13th Dec

Age Concern Lunch Club

Alternate Thursdays. Contact: Gill Roach on 01295 680309 or Pauline Carr on 01386 700703.

13th Dec

Exercise for the Elderly

£5. Alternate Thursdays. Catholic Church Hall, Darlingscott Road.  2.30pm-4.30pm. Contact Ann Smith on 238400.

13th Dec

Shipston Badminton Club

Townsend Hall 7.30pm

13th Dec

U3A Table Tennis - Thursdays

Thursdays  2pm - 3pm at the Townsend Hall. (five tables) See Shipston U3A website or contact Dave 07973 256198

13th Dec

Yoga for all Abilities -Thurs

Yoga for all abilities. 5:45-7pm-11am Catholic Church Hall. Contact Lee Figures 665995 or  07526 575969

13th Dec

The Thursday Club

2pm- 4pm, Shipston Library. Free weekly drop-in session for adults. Board games, puzzles, colouring, crafts. Tea/biscuits.

13th Dec

Tumble Tots

2018-12-13 - 2018-12-14

Thursdays, during term time.  Sheldon Bosley Hub.  Contact:  robyn.bissett@tumbletots.com

13th Dec

Stour Singers

2018-12-13 - 2018-12-14

Thursdays:  7.30.p.m. at Shipston Primary School, September to May.  Open to all.  Contact Yvonne Ridley on 01789 269587

13th Dec

Silver Surfer Computer Classes -Thursdays

2018-12-13 - 2018-12-14

Have you ever thought you would like to try using computers?   Are you worried that your age might be a barrier to learning?  Do you feel concerned about asking or appearing unknowledgeable?

Our local volunteers can help you

We offer small group, free tuition at Shipston on Stour library from sympathetic, understanding & patient volunteers. Lessons are flexible & tailored to your needs .They will help you develop & enjoy the benefits that computers can bring to help you to :-

• Send and receive emails

• Explore your family history

• Search the internet for information and news

• Shop on-line for home delivery

• Communicate with friends & family anywhere in the world

Classes are held in Shipston on Stour library on Tuesday & Thursday afternoons  (other days possible subject to demand).

Prior booking is necessary, either in person at the library or by calling  0300 558171

13th Dec

Shipston Stitchers

10:00 - 15:00

Alternate Thursdays. 10am - 3pm. Catholic Church Hall, Darlingscott Road. Contact Kath Cheshire on 01608 663486.

13th Dec

Active Memory Group

10:00 - 12:00

Third Thursdays. 10am-12pm. Contact Alyson Spence 01608 661703 or 07725 892087.

14th Dec
2018-12-14 (Friday)

Nativity

14th Dec

Singing Down Memory Lane

Reminiscence Songs for people with memory problems.  2pm -3.30pm at Stour Court Community Lounge, Old Road.

Contact:-  Barbara Smith 01608 662433.
14th Dec

Age Concern Lunch Club

at Stour Court. Contact: June, 01608 684218

Friday lunch club resumes 15th November 2013

14th Dec

Walks over fields with friendly group

Leaves Old Mill car park at 10am. Contact: Marlene, 663616

14th Dec

Shipston Archers

Shipston High School, indoors, 6pm till 8pm. Beginners welcome. Contact 07795 632718 or 01608 664646

14th Dec

Knitting & Crochet Club

2pm-5pm Rainbow Fields. Contact Julie Pardoe 07956 180989 or Facebook “Shipston knitting and crochet group”

14th Dec

Bingo Night at Rainbow Fields

18:30 - 19:30

Doors open 6.30pm. Eyes down 7.15pm. All welcome. Contact Ruth Keyte: 661382

15th Dec
2018-12-15 (Saturday)

Norgren Bowls Club Bingo

15th Dec

Stour Singers - Haydn's Creation

15th Dec

Shipston Archers

 Sheldon Bosley Hub, outside, 1pm till dark, weather permitting. Beginners welcome. Contact 07795 632718 or 01608 664646

17th Dec
2018-12-17 (Monday)

Citizens Advice Bureau

Mornings, New Clark House. To book a free appointment, call 01789 200136

17th Dec

Shipston Badminton Club

Townsend Hall 7.30pm

17th Dec

Knitting and Crochet Club

7pm-9pm at Low Furlong. Contact Julie Pardoe 07956 180989 or Facebook “Shipston knitting and crochet group”.

17th Dec

Strictly FitSteps with Michelle

10:30 - 11:30

At the Sheldon Bosley Hub - contact Michelle on 07764496947

First session free, then £5 per session

email michellefitsteps@gmail.com

17th Dec

Shipston Duplicate Bridge Club

18:45

6.45pm for 7.00pm, Catholic Church Hall, Darlingscote Rd, Shipston-on-Stour. Call Penny Law 663871

18th Dec
2018-12-18 (Tuesday)

Age Concern Lunch Club

at Stour Court. Contact: Stella, 686224

18th Dec

Silver Surfer Computer Classes -Tuesdays

Have you ever thought you would like to try using computers?   Are you worried that your age might be a barrier to learning?  Do you feel concerned about asking or appearing unknowledgeable?

Our local volunteers can help you

We offer small group, FREE tuition at Shipston on Stour library from sympathetic, understanding & patient volunteers. Lessons are flexible & tailored to your needs .They will help you develop & enjoy the benefits that computers can bring to help you to :-

• Send and receive emails

• Explore your family history

• Search the internet for information and news

• Shop on-line for home delivery

• Communicate with friends & family anywhere in the world

Classes are held in Shipston on Stour library on Tuesday afternoons  (other days possible subject to demand).

Prior booking is necessary, either in person at the library or by calling  0300 558171

18th Dec

Yoga for all Abilities

Yoga for all abilities. 9:30-11am Catholic Church Hall. Contact Lee Figures 07526 575969

18th Dec

Rhyme time for under 2's

11:45

For under 2's. Shipston Library. Free. Contact: 661255

18th Dec

Stroke Club

12:00 - 14:00

Alternate Tuesdays. The House of Bread Retreat, The Mill, Burmington.

18th Dec

Bingo

18:30 - 21:00

Alternate Tuesdays. Doors open 6.30pm. Eyes down 7.30pm. Sheldon Bosley Hub. Contact: 661886

18th Dec

Shipston on Stour Rotarians

19:30 - 20:30

Rotary members are enthusiastic, fun-loving and active volunteers who give their time and talents to serve communities both at home and overseas. These are dedicated people, men and women from business and professions, who share a common interest in helping others.

Shipston Rotary is a dual gender Club and takes great pleasure in welcoming all new members. To learn more about the Rotary Club of Shipston on Stour go to our website.

We meet every Tuesday at the White Bear, Shipston  7.30pm. Contact Adrian Ramskill 07976 566525

18th Dec

Cantamus a cappella choir

19:30 - 21:30

At the Catholic Parish Hall

19th Dec
2018-12-19 (Wednesday)

Shipston Widows

Join us for a friendly and informal get-together. 10.30am - 12pm, Coach & Horses. For further information, contact Barbara Bean on 663230

19th Dec

Singing for Lung Health

'Singing for lung health' group. Meeting on Wednesday mornings at 11am in the Scout Hut, the group is ideal for people who have asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) or other breathing issues, but everyone is welcome to attend. 

To find out more, contact Rose Smith on 07905 884151.

19th Dec

Stour Valley Probus

This friendly Club meets on alternate Wednesday mornings at The George in Brailes. The meetings start with coffee followed by an excellent talk from invited speakers and ends with the option of lunch. Please contact Roger Smith on 01608 238400 for more information.

19th Dec

St. Edmunds Church

2018-12-19 - 2018-12-20

Coffee at St. Edmunds Church.  10.30am-12pm.  All welcome.

19th Dec

U3A Chicago Bridge

14:00 - 16:30

Social Bridge, Catholic Church Hall, Darlingscote Road, Shipston. 2:00pm - 4:30pm. Contact Roger Smith on 01608 238400

20th Dec
2018-12-20 (Thursday)

Safer Neighbourhood Team

Fortnightly public surgery at New Clark House, West Street 2.30pm- 3pm.

20th Dec

Story Stomp

Storytelling for 2-5 year olds.  10.45am - 11:15am, Shipston Library.  Free.  Contact: 661255

20th Dec

Age Concern Lunch Club

Alternate Thursdays. Contact: Gill Roach on 01295 680309 or Pauline Carr on 01386 700703.

20th Dec

Exercise for the Elderly

£5. Alternate Thursdays. Catholic Church Hall, Darlingscott Road.  2.30pm-4.30pm. Contact Ann Smith on 238400.

20th Dec

Shipston Badminton Club

Townsend Hall 7.30pm

20th Dec

U3A Table Tennis - Thursdays

Thursdays  2pm - 3pm at the Townsend Hall. (five tables) See Shipston U3A website or contact Dave 07973 256198

20th Dec

Yoga for all Abilities -Thurs

Yoga for all abilities. 5:45-7pm-11am Catholic Church Hall. Contact Lee Figures 665995 or  07526 575969

20th Dec

The Thursday Club

2pm- 4pm, Shipston Library. Free weekly drop-in session for adults. Board games, puzzles, colouring, crafts. Tea/biscuits.

20th Dec

Tumble Tots

2018-12-20 - 2018-12-21

Thursdays, during term time.  Sheldon Bosley Hub.  Contact:  robyn.bissett@tumbletots.com

20th Dec

Stour Singers

2018-12-20 - 2018-12-21

Thursdays:  7.30.p.m. at Shipston Primary School, September to May.  Open to all.  Contact Yvonne Ridley on 01789 269587

20th Dec

Silver Surfer Computer Classes -Thursdays

2018-12-20 - 2018-12-21

Have you ever thought you would like to try using computers?   Are you worried that your age might be a barrier to learning?  Do you feel concerned about asking or appearing unknowledgeable?

Our local volunteers can help you

We offer small group, free tuition at Shipston on Stour library from sympathetic, understanding & patient volunteers. Lessons are flexible & tailored to your needs .They will help you develop & enjoy the benefits that computers can bring to help you to :-

• Send and receive emails

• Explore your family history

• Search the internet for information and news

• Shop on-line for home delivery

• Communicate with friends & family anywhere in the world

Classes are held in Shipston on Stour library on Tuesday & Thursday afternoons  (other days possible subject to demand).

Prior booking is necessary, either in person at the library or by calling  0300 558171

20th Dec

Shipston Stitchers

10:00 - 15:00

Alternate Thursdays. 10am - 3pm. Catholic Church Hall, Darlingscott Road. Contact Kath Cheshire on 01608 663486.

20th Dec

Active Memory Group

10:00 - 12:00

Third Thursdays. 10am-12pm. Contact Alyson Spence 01608 661703 or 07725 892087.

21st Dec
2018-12-21 (Friday)

Royal British Legion - Social

A social gathering of serving and ex-service members of HM Armed Forces at 1930 hrs in the White Bear. If you miss the comradeship and friendly banter of your service days, do come and take part. Open to all members, current and ex-service personnel and anyone interested in joining the RBL. Contact Alex Black 01608 664743

21st Dec

Shipston Home Nursing Christmas Concert

21st Dec

Stour Valley Carers Group - Supporting Dementia Carers

10.30am-12pm, Ellen Badger Hospital (using the Day Unit entrance).  Friendly welcome for all visitors.  Contact:  Carol Ruthven 662706 or Lizzy Feather 686013

21st Dec

Age Concern Lunch Club

at Stour Court. Contact: June, 01608 684218

Friday lunch club resumes 15th November 2013

21st Dec

Walks over fields with friendly group

Leaves Old Mill car park at 10am. Contact: Marlene, 663616

21st Dec

Shipston Probus

Shipston Men's Probus Club. This friendly Club meets on alternate Friday mornings. The meetings start with coffee followed by an excellent talk from invited speakers and ends with the option of lunch. Please contact Roger Smith on 01608 238400 for more information.

21st Dec

Shipston Archers

Shipston High School, indoors, 6pm till 8pm. Beginners welcome. Contact 07795 632718 or 01608 664646

21st Dec

Knitting & Crochet Club

2pm-5pm Rainbow Fields. Contact Julie Pardoe 07956 180989 or Facebook “Shipston knitting and crochet group”

21st Dec

Bingo Night at Rainbow Fields

18:30 - 19:30

Doors open 6.30pm. Eyes down 7.15pm. All welcome. Contact Ruth Keyte: 661382

22nd Dec
2018-12-22 (Saturday)

Shipston Archers

 Sheldon Bosley Hub, outside, 1pm till dark, weather permitting. Beginners welcome. Contact 07795 632718 or 01608 664646

24th Dec
2018-12-24 (Monday)

Citizens Advice Bureau

Mornings, New Clark House. To book a free appointment, call 01789 200136

24th Dec

Shipston Badminton Club

Townsend Hall 7.30pm

24th Dec

Knitting and Crochet Club

7pm-9pm at Low Furlong. Contact Julie Pardoe 07956 180989 or Facebook “Shipston knitting and crochet group”.

24th Dec

Strictly FitSteps with Michelle

10:30 - 11:30

At the Sheldon Bosley Hub - contact Michelle on 07764496947

First session free, then £5 per session

email michellefitsteps@gmail.com

24th Dec

Shipston Duplicate Bridge Club

18:45

6.45pm for 7.00pm, Catholic Church Hall, Darlingscote Rd, Shipston-on-Stour. Call Penny Law 663871

25th Dec
2018-12-25 (Tuesday)

Age Concern Lunch Club

at Stour Court. Contact: Stella, 686224

25th Dec

Silver Surfer Computer Classes -Tuesdays

Have you ever thought you would like to try using computers?   Are you worried that your age might be a barrier to learning?  Do you feel concerned about asking or appearing unknowledgeable?

Our local volunteers can help you

We offer small group, FREE tuition at Shipston on Stour library from sympathetic, understanding & patient volunteers. Lessons are flexible & tailored to your needs .They will help you develop & enjoy the benefits that computers can bring to help you to :-

• Send and receive emails

• Explore your family history

• Search the internet for information and news

• Shop on-line for home delivery

• Communicate with friends & family anywhere in the world

Classes are held in Shipston on Stour library on Tuesday afternoons  (other days possible subject to demand).

Prior booking is necessary, either in person at the library or by calling  0300 558171

25th Dec

Yoga for all Abilities

Yoga for all abilities. 9:30-11am Catholic Church Hall. Contact Lee Figures 07526 575969

25th Dec

Rhyme time for under 2's

11:45

For under 2's. Shipston Library. Free. Contact: 661255

25th Dec

Stroke Club

12:00 - 14:00

Alternate Tuesdays. The House of Bread Retreat, The Mill, Burmington.

25th Dec

Bingo

18:30 - 21:00

Alternate Tuesdays. Doors open 6.30pm. Eyes down 7.30pm. Sheldon Bosley Hub. Contact: 661886

25th Dec

Shipston on Stour Rotarians

19:30 - 20:30

Rotary members are enthusiastic, fun-loving and active volunteers who give their time and talents to serve communities both at home and overseas. These are dedicated people, men and women from business and professions, who share a common interest in helping others.

Shipston Rotary is a dual gender Club and takes great pleasure in welcoming all new members. To learn more about the Rotary Club of Shipston on Stour go to our website.

We meet every Tuesday at the White Bear, Shipston  7.30pm. Contact Adrian Ramskill 07976 566525

25th Dec

Cantamus a cappella choir

19:30 - 21:30

At the Catholic Parish Hall

26th Dec
2018-12-26 (Wednesday)

Singing for Lung Health

'Singing for lung health' group. Meeting on Wednesday mornings at 11am in the Scout Hut, the group is ideal for people who have asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) or other breathing issues, but everyone is welcome to attend. 

To find out more, contact Rose Smith on 07905 884151.

26th Dec

Stour Valley Probus

This friendly Club meets on alternate Wednesday mornings at The George in Brailes. The meetings start with coffee followed by an excellent talk from invited speakers and ends with the option of lunch. Please contact Roger Smith on 01608 238400 for more information.

26th Dec

St. Edmunds Church

2018-12-26 - 2018-12-27

Coffee at St. Edmunds Church.  10.30am-12pm.  All welcome.

26th Dec

U3A Chicago Bridge

14:00 - 16:30

Social Bridge, Catholic Church Hall, Darlingscote Road, Shipston. 2:00pm - 4:30pm. Contact Roger Smith on 01608 238400

27th Dec
2018-12-27 (Thursday)

Story Stomp

Storytelling for 2-5 year olds.  10.45am - 11:15am, Shipston Library.  Free.  Contact: 661255

27th Dec

Age Concern Lunch Club

Alternate Thursdays. Contact: Gill Roach on 01295 680309 or Pauline Carr on 01386 700703.

27th Dec

Exercise for the Elderly

£5. Alternate Thursdays. Catholic Church Hall, Darlingscott Road.  2.30pm-4.30pm. Contact Ann Smith on 238400.

27th Dec

Shipston Badminton Club

Townsend Hall 7.30pm

27th Dec

U3A Table Tennis - Thursdays

Thursdays  2pm - 3pm at the Townsend Hall. (five tables) See Shipston U3A website or contact Dave 07973 256198

27th Dec

Yoga for all Abilities -Thurs

Yoga for all abilities. 5:45-7pm-11am Catholic Church Hall. Contact Lee Figures 665995 or  07526 575969

27th Dec

The Thursday Club

2pm- 4pm, Shipston Library. Free weekly drop-in session for adults. Board games, puzzles, colouring, crafts. Tea/biscuits.

27th Dec

Tumble Tots

2018-12-27 - 2018-12-28

Thursdays, during term time.  Sheldon Bosley Hub.  Contact:  robyn.bissett@tumbletots.com

27th Dec

Stour Singers

2018-12-27 - 2018-12-28

Thursdays:  7.30.p.m. at Shipston Primary School, September to May.  Open to all.  Contact Yvonne Ridley on 01789 269587

27th Dec

Silver Surfer Computer Classes -Thursdays

2018-12-27 - 2018-12-28

Have you ever thought you would like to try using computers?   Are you worried that your age might be a barrier to learning?  Do you feel concerned about asking or appearing unknowledgeable?

Our local volunteers can help you

We offer small group, free tuition at Shipston on Stour library from sympathetic, understanding & patient volunteers. Lessons are flexible & tailored to your needs .They will help you develop & enjoy the benefits that computers can bring to help you to :-

• Send and receive emails

• Explore your family history

• Search the internet for information and news

• Shop on-line for home delivery

• Communicate with friends & family anywhere in the world

Classes are held in Shipston on Stour library on Tuesday & Thursday afternoons  (other days possible subject to demand).

Prior booking is necessary, either in person at the library or by calling  0300 558171

27th Dec

Shipston Stitchers

10:00 - 15:00

Alternate Thursdays. 10am - 3pm. Catholic Church Hall, Darlingscott Road. Contact Kath Cheshire on 01608 663486.

27th Dec

Active Memory Group

10:00 - 12:00

Third Thursdays. 10am-12pm. Contact Alyson Spence 01608 661703 or 07725 892087.

28th Dec
2018-12-28 (Friday)

Age Concern Lunch Club

at Stour Court. Contact: June, 01608 684218

Friday lunch club resumes 15th November 2013

28th Dec

Walks over fields with friendly group

Leaves Old Mill car park at 10am. Contact: Marlene, 663616

28th Dec

Shipston Archers

Shipston High School, indoors, 6pm till 8pm. Beginners welcome. Contact 07795 632718 or 01608 664646

28th Dec

Knitting & Crochet Club

2pm-5pm Rainbow Fields. Contact Julie Pardoe 07956 180989 or Facebook “Shipston knitting and crochet group”

28th Dec

Bingo Night at Rainbow Fields

18:30 - 19:30

Doors open 6.30pm. Eyes down 7.15pm. All welcome. Contact Ruth Keyte: 661382

29th Dec
2018-12-29 (Saturday)

Shipston Archers

 Sheldon Bosley Hub, outside, 1pm till dark, weather permitting. Beginners welcome. Contact 07795 632718 or 01608 664646

31st Dec
2018-12-31 (Monday)

Citizens Advice Bureau

Mornings, New Clark House. To book a free appointment, call 01789 200136

31st Dec

Shipston Badminton Club

Townsend Hall 7.30pm

31st Dec

Knitting and Crochet Club

7pm-9pm at Low Furlong. Contact Julie Pardoe 07956 180989 or Facebook “Shipston knitting and crochet group”.

31st Dec

Strictly FitSteps with Michelle

10:30 - 11:30

At the Sheldon Bosley Hub - contact Michelle on 07764496947

First session free, then £5 per session

email michellefitsteps@gmail.com

31st Dec

Shipston Duplicate Bridge Club

18:45

6.45pm for 7.00pm, Catholic Church Hall, Darlingscote Rd, Shipston-on-Stour. Call Penny Law 663871