Category: Club News

Macmillan Coffee Morning success

BCC provided the venue for a Macmillan Coffee Morning on 26th September. The event was well supported by those who came and contributions were also forthcoming from some of the builders working in the village. There were plenty of donations…

Burns’ Night Supper

This year’s Burns’ Night Supper was organised by Margaret Warrener and Elaine Whittaker who, as ever, produced a splendid meal for the 43 diners and generously donated most of the ingredients. After a two hour power cut in the afternoon,…

Elvis was in the building

The Clubhouse was packed for the 2014 Buckworth’s Got Talent show and competition was fiercer than ever. Helen Foster once again won the children’s category with her rendition of ‘Que sera sera’. Taya (keyboard) and Max Harding (electric bass) were joint…

Christmas Hamper Draw

The Club Christmas Hamper Draw was held on the evening of Saturday 21st December, the shortest day of the year. Predictably, the first number drawn hadn’t been bought by anybody! The first prize hamper went to the buyer of the…

Changes afoot …

A small gang gathered on Sunday 8th December to clear the Clubhouse in preparation for the laying of a new carpet. Members of long standing said their fond farewells to the old grey carpet tiles which have lasted extremely well,…

Murder Mystery Evening

Six tables, each of six “detectives”, gathered to try to solve the mystery of “who dunnit” when a man was killed during an audition for places at a pantomime. The detectives were supplied with plenty of food (prepared by Amanda,…

That looks much better …

About a dozen club members pitched in to tidy up the Club, both inside and out, ready for the summer. Lots of rubbish and rubble from around the exterior was loaded into Peter’s trailer; the rear gutter was refitted; paving…

May Day walk

Over twenty people and several dogs enjoyed wonderful Bank Holiday weather (for a change!) for the annual Parish Walk, organised by the Parish Council. Some seemed to be  struggling towards the end due to the heat and the cool interior…

Make a Summer Fabric Bag sewing course

Nine ladies and their sewing machines joined Amanda Cox in the Clubhouse for a six hour course to “Make a Summer Fabric Bag”. Patterns had been issued in advance so pieces could be cut out ahead of the course. Good…