Marple and District Probus Club


Meetings and Speakers


We gather together at approximately 10.00am, sign in, contribute £1.00., and then our meeting is then opened by our chairman, at 10.15am and will include any announcements or information to members, then a speaker usually gives us an interesting talk with a ten minute break at 11.00am giving members a chance to meet old friends and have a natter as well as a beverage of members own choice and a biscuit or two.

Our thanks to the ladies or gentlemen of Marple Senior Citizens Association who provide the cups of tea and Coffee.

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Speaker Programme -2nd. or 4th. Wednesday of the month.

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To find directions to our venue please visit the Marple Senior Citizens Association website and click on “Where are we”.

2019 Programme

              Below is early notice of our Meeting and Speaker Programme for 2019.

09/01/2019        Nick Robertson-Brown        Underwater Photography                  Slides/Talk


23/01/2019               Peter Heaton              Belle Vue– From start to finish                 Talk


13/02/2019                Mike Davies                    Origins of the Universe                         Talk


27/02/2019           Bernard Champness        “What tangled webs we spin”                  Talk


08/03/2019                     ANNUAL LUNCH (Stockport Golf Club)


13/03/2019           Coop Estate Planning            Tax care and Toy Boys                        Talk


27/03/2019                                                     AGM


10/04/2019            Rev. Derek Davidson              “English as she is spoke”                   Talk


24/04/2019               Steve Williams                  Battlefields and Poppyfields          Slides/Talk


08/05/2019                  Frank Dean                                  Comedians                               Talk


22/05/2019 Rev. David Jenkins - Howard Somervell– Everest climber and Missionary Talk


12/06/2019             Iman Sabahat Karim                   True Islam                            Powerpoint


26/06/2019              Alan Cooper                            USA Prohibition                              Talk


10/07/2019              Marion Bray            A Western woman in a Moslem World           Talk


24/07/2019              Gary Burdett                       Australian Aborigines                 Illus./ Talk


14/08/2019              Paul Vickers                         Fraud Prevention                            Talk


28/08/2019              David Tomlinson                    Warburton Bakery                    Illus/Talk


11/09/2019              Peter Mount                 Africa, can aid really help ?               Slides/Talk


25/09/2019              Peter Stubbs                      Admiral Collingwood                    Slides/Talk


09/10/2019              Terry Fones    In the footsteps of Parry, the NW Passage     Slides/Talk


23/10/2019               Craig Wright               The story of Rose Hill Station              Illus/Talk


13/11/2019               Des Winterbone    Rurik to Romanov (Russian History)       Slides/Talk


27/11/2019              Martin Pearce  Sir Maurice Oldfield– Former Head of MI6     Slides/Talk      


11/12/2019               Anthony Burton  “Below Stairs” The life of Victorian servants   Talk

                                                           Followed by Christmas Meal.