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President’s Message March 2021

Dear Ladies, Spring is here and there are signs of tiny bright green leaves appearing on my geraniums and the lavender is making every effort to be noticed.  The extended daylight has a positive effect on our mood and this … Continue reading

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President’s Message February 2021

Dear Ladies, As I write this in late January, it’s snowing in London and heavy coverage is expected. Whilst it all looks like a picture postcard of winter wonderland, it is not good news for the many who are out … Continue reading

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President’s Message January 2021

Dear Ladies I hope you found rewarding ways of celebrating Christmas. This year has been a challenge on many levels and just as we thought we were ready to do battle with vaccinations, we learnt that there is a new … Continue reading

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President’s Message December 2020

Dear Ladies, As we approach one of the highlights of the year, Christmas, we are all transcribing the new instructions on how we will be allowed to get together and celebrate with close family and friends. My family, scattered across … Continue reading

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President’s Message November 2020

Dear Ladies October has been unforgiving recently with gale force winds and a sudden drop in temperature accompanied by an early introduction to the winter months ahead. As if this wasn’t enough to contend with, the death toll of the … Continue reading

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President’s Message October 2020

Dear Ladies, Life is precious, yet today the death toll due to the Corona virus has passed one million. Many of us have had to make  the necessary adjustments to conform to the rules and regulations on social distancing due … Continue reading

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President’s Message September 2020

Dear Ladies September 1st marks the start of autumn in the meteorological calendar and we are facing cooler days and chilly nights. We are still battling with Covid-19 with increased numbers of cases being reported. Some of that increase is … Continue reading

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President’s Message August 2020

Dear Ladies The good weather is here and it is very tempting to explore beyond ‘lockdown’. However some people have taken this to extremes and now we face the inevitability of further spikes. This weekend and in the week ahead … Continue reading

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President’s Message July 2020

Dear Ladies As social distancing continues, we are finding new ways to keep in touch and to keep our minds active whilst enjoying some very good interactive events. We are spending more and more time communicating online via these new … Continue reading

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President’s Message June 2020

Having followed the rules on social distancing appears to have had a desirable effect. The government has announced we are to have some social flexibility and what a delight that will be in tandem with the sunny forecast. Hopefully this will lift … Continue reading

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