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Strictly Live January 20th. 2018

Thirty STRICTLY fans enjoyed a visit to STRICTLY LIVE at the Birmingham Arena.


Above: Christine Connelly, Beryl Lane, Helen Hepton, Lynn Stubbs,(scoring 10), Kath Shubinsky,  Steve Parsons , Pat and Janet Mcgurk & Joan Bonsell

Above: Pat Hayward, Eunice Lewis, Pam Hill, Ann Walthorne, Pat Wilkinson, Honor Tweddle, Jane Lavell & Valerie Howes

Above: New Phoenix members, Cynthia Challenger, Gwen Tolley & Carole Pattison (front)

Pat Hayward, Eunice Lewis, Ann Walthorne (behind)

Surrounded by glitter balls, sequins & sparkles, and sensational dancers, we enjoyed an afternoon of fun, feel good and FAB-U-LOUS entertainment.

We were treated to all four finalists from the recent TV contest: Debbie McGee & Giovanni Pernice, Alexandra Burke & Gorka Marquez, Gemma Atkinson & Aljaž Skorjanec and reigning champions Joe McFadden & Katya Jones.

They were joined by  Susan Calman & Kevin Clifton, Davood Ghadami & Nadiya Bychkova and Jonnie Peacock & Oti Mabuse

(Image: Official Strictly Twitter)


Congratulations to Debbie and Giovanni who won the first matinee performance of 2018!


Date for your diary, COFFEE MORNING, TUESDAY 24th. April 2018




Members are invited to attend a coffee morning in the Walton Village Hall to hear a guest speaker talk about the work of Katharine House Hospice.   This is the first of a series of coffee mornings where a representative from one of our chosen charities will be invited to talk about their work and explain how our contributions are used.    David Middleton, the Community Fundraiser for KHH, will give a 30 minute presentation illustrated with slides followed by a Q&A session.  Complimentary coffee/tea and biscuits will be served from 10 am when you will be able to talk to David prior to his talk which will start at 10.30 am.  A raffle will be held during the event, with the proceeds going to KHH.