Calendar of Events



Here is a summary of the events planned for 2017/18 This will be updated at regular intervals.
If you wish to attend one of the outings or events, then please append your name to the lists during one of our monthly meetings. Alternatively, as soon as you have decided to come, please email Tom Derbyshire:

Payment, either by cheque or by direct bank transfer, should be made to the Hon Treasurer Geoff Kirk and made out to "Boxmoor and District Probus Club", with the name of the event on the back. Payment should be made as soon as possible and at least one month before the event.Details of direct transfer are available from the treasurer.
Refunds in the event of cancellation will be made according to the established rules of the club.



January 2018

Date: Saturday 20th January 2018

Probus Quiz Night

Booking list open- please try to book teams

7pm St Johns Hall £12 per person

due at December meeting

February 2018

Date: Friday February 23rd 2018

Brick Lane Music Hall with Afternoon Tea

Tongue in cheek Music Hall style humour - a pantomime for grown-ups- afternoon tea mid show- finish around 5pm

Booking Lists opened at July 26th August meeting. Commitment needed by November

Booking List FULL

Price: £48 per head

11am at Camelot

March 2018

Date: Wednesday 14th March 2018

The People Post

The story of posting a letter from early times up until the introduction of the GPO. Purchase own lunch in Exmouth Market. In the afternoon visit the new Postal Museum and ride in the hidden tunnels of the mail rail. A City and Village guided tour.

Booking opened at December meeting and payment is due by the February meeting.

Price £45 per head.

8:30am at Camelot

April 2018

Date: 25th April 2018

Windsor Castle and Savill Gardens

A visit to the Castle precincts and State Apartments, St George's Chapel and Queen Mary's dolls' house followed by a visit to the 35 acre Savill Gardens in Windsor Great Park.

Booking opened at the January meeting

8:30am at Camelot

Price £40 per head payable at March Meeting


May 2017

Date: May 17th to May 20th 2018

Annual Holiday in Llandudno

The itinerary will cover Chirk Castle, Blaenau Festiniogg Railway, Port Merion, Bodnant Gardens and Great Orme Tramway- there may be some additions or changes to this dependent on booking availability nearer the time –but we can guarantee a great Probus friendly atmosphere in a fantastic hotel. Further details of the hotel can be seen at its website by clicking here.

Price: £395 confirmed



June 2018

Date: Thursday June 21st 2018

Visit to Shepherd Neame Brewery Faversham

One of Britain’s oldest breweries-an industrial site with some steep stairways-practical footwear essential. Coffee and biscuits on arrival, Spitfire sausage and mash and homemade bread pudding is the included lunch-and tasting of course!!

Note! You will not be allowed to visit the brewery in unsuitable footwear H&S rules

Booking List opens in March 2018

Camelot 9am

Price £42 per head payable by May meeting


July 2018

Date Thursday July 12th 2018

Sonning Theatre Dinner Matinee

Agatha Christie Murder mystery “The Unexpected Guest “Directed by Brian Blessed. As usual includes a two course meal and coffee

Booking List open NOW

Price £60 payable at March meeting

Camelot 10am



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