Meeting Dates
MEETINGS FOR THE FORUM FOR 2015/16/17/18/19.
Meetings are held at Northumberland CVA at 107 and 109 Station Road between 1400 hrs (2pm) and 1600 hrs (4pm). on the following dates:-
Wednesday 9th December 2015 - Christmas Luncheon.
Thursday 14th January 2016 - Talk given by NCVA.
Thursday 4th February 2016 - Talk by Barry Mead on Bedlington Iron Works.
Thursday 10th March 2016 - Talk on the forthcoming "Stepping in Spring"
Thursday 14th April 2016 - WGAF AGM + general meeting.
Thursday 12th May 2016 - Cancelled.
Thursday 16th June 2016 - Talk given on Hanging baskets.
Meetings have been changed to a Monday.
Monday 18th July 2016 - Talk on Carers Northumberland.
Monday 15th August 2016 - Talk on Buddleia Project at Ashington Hirst Flower Park.
Monday 12th September 2016 - Mr Wyness of Northumberland Stroke Assoc, on his life working in Nigeria.
Monday 10th October 2016- Talk on Bedlington Community Allotment.
Monday 7th November 2016- Talk on why males are more reluctant to volunteer.
Monday 12th December 2016- Xmas dinner.
Monday 9th January 2017- Talk on the Blyth/Tyne railway.
Monday 13th February 2017 - Talk on scouting in Newbiggin.
Monday 13th March 2017 - Mrs Sutcliffe from BAIT about the 55+ Art/Craft project.
Monday 10th April 2017 - Talk by AgeUK and AGM.
Monday 8th May 2017 - Talk by Full Circle Food Project.
Monday 12th June 2017 - Workshop at Ashington Hirst Welfare by Full Circle Food Project.(Cancelled)
Monday 10th July 2017 - Talk by the Fire and Rescue Service (Trading Standards).
Monday 14th August 2017 - Talk by Mrs Val Tyler, Life after politics.
Monday 11th September 2017 -Talk by Mrs Bridie Jackson of BAIT intergeneration project.
Monday 9th October 2017 - Talk by  Lisa Wackett of NCVA.
Monday 13th November 2017
Thursday 4th January 2018 - Xmas Lunch.
Monday 15th January 2018 -Talks by Karen Stuart on Northumberland County Blind Association and Ashington Community Cinema.
Monday 12th February 2018 - no speaker.
Monday 12th March 2018 - no speaker.
Monday 9th April 2018 - Mr Gordon Highmoor on the pitman painters.
Monday 14th May 2018 - AGM plus general meeting.
Monday 11th June 2018 - Trip to North Shields and Tynemouth.
Monday 9th July 2018- Talk by Mrs Fiona Wardlaw on attendance allowance.
Monday 13th August 2018 = Mrs Lorraine Henderson giving an Ageing Well update.
Monday 10th September 2018 - no speaker.
Monday 8th October 2018 - no speaker
Monday 12th November 2018 - Police
Monday 10th December 2018.
Wednesday 2nd January 2019 - Xmas lunch.
At some of our meetings we have guest speakers such as Age UK, Northumbria Health Care Trust, Ashington Developement Trust, Legal Solutions, Credit Union and much more. Our meetings are very informal so please come along. If you have problems with transport we can arrange this for you, please contact Tom Roll's (details on the HOME PAGE) and he will give you the relevant information.