Catford Extra
Nov
20
7:30 PM19:30

Catford Extra

An informal get-together for Memberships & Guests. Includes Team Darts Practice. Come and make yourself a cup of tea and join in with crafts, games, knitting, etc – or just come along and get to know other Members, Waiting List & Guests better. No invitation needed – just turn up!

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The Capital Ring – Stage 1: Woolwich Foot Tunnel to Falconwood
Nov
23
10:30 AM10:30

The Capital Ring – Stage 1: Woolwich Foot Tunnel to Falconwood

The Capital Ring Walk is a circular route around London that is divided into 15 easy-to-walk sections between Woolwich and Becton District Park. Overall, the Capital Ring covers 78 miles of open space, nature reserves and more.

This winter we will be walking the first four sections as part of our WI Winter Walks. Members, family and friends can join us for all the stages or drop in on individual walks as they prefer.

Stage 1 of the Capital Ring Walk takes us from the Woolwich Foot Tunnel to Falconwood. Along the way we will see the Thames Barrier, Maryon Park, Charlton House, Shooters Hill and Sevendroog Castle.

Distance: 7 miles

Start time: 10.30am

Meeting point: Southern end of Woolwich Foot Tunnel by Waterfront Leisure Centre

Finishing point: Oxleas Woods near Falconwood Station

Duration: approx. 4 hours 

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The Capital Ring – Stage 2: Falconwood to Grove Park
Dec
1
10:30 AM10:30

The Capital Ring – Stage 2: Falconwood to Grove Park

The Capital Ring Walk is a circular route around London that is divided into 15 easy-to-walk sections between Woolwich and Becton District Park. Overall, the Capital Ring covers 78 miles of open space, nature reserves and more.

This winter we will be walking the first four sections as part of our WI Winter Walks. Members, family and friends can join us for all the stages or drop in on individual walks as they prefer.

Stage 2 of the Capital Ring Walk takes us from Falconwood to Grove Park. Along the way we will see Eltham Palace, Eltham Park and Eltham College.

Distance: 4 miles

Start time: 10.30am

Meeting point: Falconwood Station

Finishing point: Marvels Lane near Alice Thompson Close

Duration: Approx. 2.5 hours

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Lullingstone Christmas Walk and Lunch
Dec
7
11:00 AM11:00

Lullingstone Christmas Walk and Lunch

Our annual visit to Lullingstone Country Park for a walk and Christmas lunch is on Friday 7 December this year. You can do both the walk and the meal or just come for the meal. The cost of the meal is £25 per head. Please note that payment will need to be made by September’s monthly WI meeting. 

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The Capital Ring – Stage 3: Grove Park to Crystal Palace
Dec
9
10:30 AM10:30

The Capital Ring – Stage 3: Grove Park to Crystal Palace

The Capital Ring Walk is a circular route around London that is divided into 15 easy-to-walk sections between Woolwich and Becton District Park. Overall, the Capital Ring covers 78 miles of open space, nature reserves and more.

This winter we will be walking the first four sections as part of our WI Winter Walks. Members, family and friends can join us for all the stages or drop in on individual walks as they prefer.

Stage 3 of the Capital Ring Walk takes us from Grove Park to Crystal Palace. Along the way we can will see Crystal Palace, the Dinosaur Park, Downham Woodland Park and Beckenham Place Park.

Distance: 8.5 miles

Start time: 10.30am

Meeting point: Junction of Marvels Lane and Alice Thompson Close

Finishing point: Crystal Palace Station

Duration: Approx. 4.5 hours

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Catford Extra
Dec
18
7:30 PM19:30

Catford Extra

An informal get-together for Memberships & Guests. Includes Team Darts Practice. Come and make yourself a cup of tea and join in with crafts, games, knitting, etc – or just come along and get to know other Members, Waiting List & Guests better. No invitation needed – just turn up!

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The Capital Ring – Stage 4: Crystal Palace to Streatham Common
Dec
28
11:00 AM11:00

The Capital Ring – Stage 4: Crystal Palace to Streatham Common

The Capital Ring Walk is a circular route around London that is divided into 15 easy-to-walk sections between Woolwich and Becton District Park. Overall, the Capital Ring covers 78 miles of open space, nature reserves and more.

This winter we will be walking the first four sections as part of our WI Winter Walks. Members, family and friends can join us for all the stages or drop in on individual walks as they prefer.

Stage 4 of the Capital Ring Walk takes us from Crystal Palace to Streatham Common. Along the way we will see Biggin Wood, Norwood Grove and Rookery Gardens.

Distance: 4 miles

Start time: 11am

Meeting point: Crystal Palace Station

Finishing point: Junction of Lewin Road and Estreham Road

Duration: Approx. 2.5

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Christian Dior: Designer of Dreams
Mar
8
6:45 PM18:45

Christian Dior: Designer of Dreams

A visit to the ‘Christian Dior: Designer of Dreams’ exhibition at the V&A, Cromwell Road, London, SW7 2RL. 

Spanning 1947 to the present day, this exhibition will trace the history and impact of one of the 20th century’s most influential couturiers, exploring the enduring influence of the fashion house, and Dior’s relationship with Britain.

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Catford Extra
Oct
16
7:30 PM19:30

Catford Extra

An informal get-together for Memberships & Guests. Includes Team Darts Practice. Come and make yourself a cup of tea and join in with crafts, games, knitting, etc – or just come along and get to know other Members, Waiting List & Guests better. No invitation needed – just turn up!

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Archery Day
Sep
22
9:30 AM09:30

Archery Day

This is your chance to learn archery with a fun competition amongst the members at the end of the session. There are two sessions to chose from: morning (9.30am–12.30pm) and afternoon (1–4pm). The morning session is fully booked.

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Catford Extra
Sep
18
7:30 PM19:30

Catford Extra

an informal get-together for Memberships & Guests. Includes Team Darts Practice. Come and make yourself a cup of tea and join in with crafts, games, knitting, etc – or just come along and get to know other Members, Waiting List & Guests better. No invitation needed – just turn up!

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Centenary Cruise
Aug
31
to Sep 3

Centenary Cruise

The Catford WI is taking a ‘Centenary Cruise’ to Cherbourg, France and St. Peter Port, Guernsey aboard P & O’s ‘Arcadia’.  All welcome (but please note that, as the ‘Arcadia’ is designated as an ‘adults only’ ship, this cruise is only available to those over 18 at the time of sailing). 

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Zip Wire
Jul
21
1:00 PM13:00

Zip Wire

A chance to experience the thrill of the world's longest, fastest city-centre zip wire at Zip Now London in Archbishop’s Park, Lambeth. Launching from a height of 35 metres (the equivalent of 9 double-decker buses stacked one on top of the other), you'll have the chance to see the city from a unique perspective while travelling at speeds of up to 50kph. Fully booked.

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Catford Extra
Jul
17
7:30 PM19:30

Catford Extra

an informal get-together for Memberships & Guests. Includes Team Darts Practice. Come and make yourself a cup of tea and join in with crafts, games, knitting, etc – or just come along and get to know other Members, Waiting List & Guests better. No invitation needed – just turn up!

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Voting is a Piece of Cake: Afternoon Tea
Jul
1
2:00 PM14:00

Voting is a Piece of Cake: Afternoon Tea

Catford W I invite you to celebrate 100 years of (some!) women having the vote at ‘Voting is a Piece of Cake’ – an afternoon tea to celebrate 100 years of the Representation of the People Act 1918. It will be at the Catford Sports & Cricket Club, Penerley Road, Catford, SE6 2LQ. Volunteers needed! Tea sittings will be at 2.30pm, 3pm, 3.30pm and 4pm. Tickets: £11 (members), £12 (guests).

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Catford Extra
Jun
19
7:30 PM19:30

Catford Extra

An informal get-together for Memberships & Guests. Includes Team Darts Practice. Come and make yourself a cup of tea and join in with crafts, games, knitting, etc – or just come along and get to know other Members, Waiting List & Guests better. No invitation needed – just turn up!

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Ocean Liners: Speed and Style
Jun
3
2:30 PM14:30

Ocean Liners: Speed and Style

A visit to the ‘Ocean Liners: Speed & Style Exhibition’ at the V&A, Cromwell Road, London, SW7 2RL. Family & Friends Welcome (but, if oversubscribed, priority will be given to Catford W I Members). Ticket prices vary from £7.65 (group concessions) to £18 (full price).

Experience a unique journey through the design stories of the world's greatest ocean liners, including the Titanic, Normandie, the Queen Mary and the Canberra, and find out how these impressive vessels helped shape the modern world.

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Catford Extra
May
15
7:30 PM19:30

Catford Extra

An informal get-together for Memberships & Guests. Includes Team Darts Practice. Come and make yourself a cup of tea and join in with crafts, games, knitting, etc – or just come along and get to know other Members, Waiting List & Guests better. No invitation needed – just turn up!

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Catford Extra
Apr
17
7:30 PM19:30

Catford Extra

An informal get-together for Memberships & Guests. Includes Team Darts Practice. Come and make yourself a cup of tea and join in with crafts, games, knitting, etc – or just come along and get to know other Members, Waiting List & Guests better. No invitation needed – just turn up!

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Catford Extra
Mar
20
7:30 PM19:30

Catford Extra

An informal get-together for Memberships & Guests. Includes Team Darts Practice. Come and make yourself a cup of tea and join in with crafts, games, knitting, etc – or just come along and get to know other Members, Waiting List & Guests better. No invitation needed – just turn up!

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Catford Extra
Mar
13
7:30 PM19:30

Catford Extra

an informal get-together for Memberships & Guests. Includes Team Darts Practice. Come and make yourself a cup of tea and join in with crafts, games, knitting, etc – or just come along and get to know other Members, Waiting List & Guests better. No invitation needed – just turn up!

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