Update on Black Men Walking – Friday 2 February

Update on Black Men Walking – Friday 2 February

PS  You can hear Clare Balding talking to the cast here. Based on a suggestion from Rosemary, 11 Rossy Ramblers attended this play at the Royal Exchange Theatre in Manchester.  The background to the play is here.  The play was performed in the 90 seat Studio theatre, so we were very close to the action, which involved 3 male and one female actors.  The play had the serious underlying theme of racism but was surprisingly funny, so we all enjoyed it. Prior to the performance, we had an excellent meal at Annie’s, literally just around...

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BBQ – Sat 16 June – Please book via Ursula

BBQ – Sat 16 June – Please book via Ursula

This year’s BBQ will once again be at Maureen & Arnold’s house – 171 Longsight Road, Greenmount, Bury, BL8 4DA – tel 07973 310237.  All members, significant others, and children are invited.  Starting at 12.30, eating will begin somewhere between 1 – 1.30.  As has been demonstrated in previous years, bad weather will not stop play, as we can retire to Arnie’s Arms if it rains, whilst I can barbecue under cover outside. The meat and some veggie stuff will be provided, but please bring whatever you want to drink, plus a...

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Friday 13 July – Baby Boomers’ Night Out

Friday 13 July – Baby Boomers’ Night Out

Advance notice from Ursula about a splendid musical evening at King George’s Hall in Blackburn – a tribute to Roy Orbison and the Travelling Wilburys – see here for details of the show.  Tickets are priced at £20 each. Options on the night are show only, or a pre-theatre dinner followed by the show.  The choice is yours, just let Ursula know what you prefer. The pre-theatre dinner is at Café Northcote in the splendid surroundings of Blackburn Cathedral.  The menu changes weekly, but the link will allow you to see this...

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