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Saturday 11th February

Willington Village Hall,

Willington, Derbyshire.

DE65 6DE. Click for MAP.

Directions: From South - take A38 north. Turn left for Willington/Repton, just prior to service station A5132. Turn left A5132 towards Willington. Follow road to mini island, straight over, under railway bridge towards Swarkeston, Twyford and Barrow on Trent. The hall is on right after railway bridge. From North –take A38 South. Turn Left for Willington/Repton A5132 towards Willington. . Follow road to mini island, straight over, under railway bridge towards Swarkeston, Twyford and Barrow on Trent. The hall is on right after railway bridge.



Saturday 4th


Chacombe Village Hall, Thorpe Road, Chacombe, Banbury.

OX17 2JA. Click for MAP.

Directions: From M40: Exit at Junction 11. Take the A422 towards Middleton Cheney. After 1 mile take first exit at roundabout onto A4525. After 0.8 miles turn left towards Chacombe. After 1 mile turn right into “The Ring”, follow this road for about half a mile. The Village hall is the last building on the right.




22nd April

The Smith Memorial Hall, Coppice Close, Withington, Hereford.

HR1 3PP. Click for MAP.

From Hereford: on A4103 you pass the JCB garage on right hand side. Take next left, signposted 'Withington', this is Withies Road; the hall is on the left hand side about 300m along on Coppice Close. From Worcester: on the A4103, pass Whitestone Business Park, continue past Baptist chapel, a lane and bungalows, and on the left hand bend turn right into Withies Road .

Great Alne,



3rd June

Great Alne & Kinwarton Memorial Hall, Henley Road, Great Alne,

Alcester. B49 6HL. Click for MAP.

From Alcester take the B4089 (Kinwarton Road). Carry over mini island B4089 (Captain’s Hill) carry on until road turns into School Lane. Go past a left turning. Follow road as it bends to the right and then bends sharply to the left. Hall is set back on left hand side (please not postcode is about 100 yards west of hall).





29th July

New Hall, Christ Church,

Heol Isaf, Radyr,Cardiff.

CF15 8AL. Click for MAP.

Leave M4 at Junction 32. Take A470 North (Merthyr) for approx ½ mile. Leaving at 1st exit Taffs Well, 1st left at roundabout then 2nd left at next roundabout (Radyr B4262). Keep to road for 2 miles through 1st traffic lights and venue is just beyond 2nd lights. War memorial on Left, church and hall on right. Parking in lane alongside church.




19th August

Fillongley Village Hall, Coventry Road, Fillongley, Coventry.


From the M42 at J6: Take the A45 towards Coventry, keeping left to take the exit for Leamington. Take the A452 south towards Leamington, then the B4102 to Meriden. Continue along B4102 through Meriden and Chapel Green, eventually passing under the motorway.  Once in Fillongley take the B4098 south. The hall is on the right after leaving the village centre. From the M42 at J10: Take the road to Kingsbury. Take a left onto Piccadilly Way (opposite the petrol plant) and then the B4098 towards Coventry. Pass through Nether Whitacre and Furnace End, then through Fillongley, where the hall is on the right as you leave the village. From M6 at J3: Head north on the A444 towards Nuneaton taking the 1st exit (Bedworth). Take the left towards Bedworth Heath, then a right onto Smorrall Lane. Eventually take a right to Fillongley, which brings you to the B4098. Take B4098 right and the hall is on the left before Fillongley village centre.




30th September

Drayton Village Hall,

Lockway, Drayton,
Abingdon, OX14 4LF. 

From the North: Leave the M40 at J9, taking the A34 south towards Oxford. Follow A34 around Oxford and leave at the A415 (towards Abingdon).  Follow the A415 until you reach a double mini-roundabout, and turn right onto the B4017, Drayton Road.  Follow for a few miles until you go through the village centre,  Lockway is a residential road on the right hand side. The hall is located on the left past the children’s playground.

From the M4: Leave at J13, and take the A34 northbound towards Abingdon. After approx. 12 miles leave the A34  and take the A4130 westbound  (towards  Wantage).  A the first junction with traffic lights, turn right onto the B4017 (Drayton).  Follow for approx. 2 miles (passing under road bridge).  Turn left onto Lockway (a residential) road.  The hall is located on the left past the children’s playground.




28th October

Shurdington Social Centre, Bishop Road, Shurdington,


GL51 4TB. Click for MAP.

Leave the M5 Junction 11A to join A417. Junction with A46 branch left and at island take 1st exit A46. Pass the Cheese Rollers Public House on your right and turn left into Church Lane and then left into Bishop Road.

National Pet Show,


Saturday 4th & Sunday 5th November

National Exhibition Centre, West Midlands,  B40 1NT.

Click for MAP.

The NEC is located on M42 Junction 6, at the centre of the motorway network. Birmingham International Railway Station is also linked to the NEC. PLEASE NOTE: This event is organised by an external company and there is a charge for entry.

Marston Green,

West Midlands


2nd December

Marston Green Parish Hall,

St. Leonard’s Close, Marston Green,  Solihull.

B37 7BU . Click for MAP.

From the M42:  Leave at J6 (for the NEC).  Take the A45 towards Birmingham (westbound).  Immediately take the first exit, keeping to the lanes for B4438 (not airport).  Follow signs for Marston Green, through the airport car park roundabouts (Bickenhill Lane), turning left at the traffic lights.  Following Bickenhill Road into the village, turn left (signposted Library and Church). Turn left onto Elmdon Road. St. Leonard’s Place is on the left hand side with entrance to the venue.