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Burnham on Crouch

Group Category: General

  • Life Anew

    This might be the group for you if you have, for example, recently lost your husband, wife or partner, have recently moved to the area, recently divorced, or care for a family member and become too isolated. Members enjoy different events on a monthly basis, and the aim is to support each other in building… Read more

  • Mah Jong

    There are 10 members in the group, which with their current arrangements makes it awkward and complicated to accommodate more players. Normally two tables are run and the meeting date and venue can be flexible according to Members’ wishes. For others wanting to play the group are willing to help setup a second group and… Read more

  • Luncheon Explorers

    This lunch group travels to a maximum of a 15 mile radius visiting restaurants and pubs. Each month one of the members chooses the venue for the following month, therefore giving all group members a choice. We have 10 regular members, as we always have had, and two that have been on the waiting list… Read more

  • Luncheon Homebirds

    We circumnavigate hostelries in Burnham. Lifts can be arranged if any member needs transport. Read more

  • Bridge

    A group for beginners who are keen to learn, and for more experienced players. The group meets on Thursday evenings from 7pm to 9pm at a member's home in Burnham Read more

  • Scrabble

    There is space for two tables of four. At present there is a waiting list so when a member is absent their place can be offered to a 'reserve'. We play for enjoyment and are not competitive. Read more

  • Garden Topics

    This is mainly a discussion group. We learn from each other and I try to be topical to the time of the year.  We are fortunate in having some very knowledgeable members in our group.  We have the occasional  quiz.  We also exchange plants and cuttings and, of course, visit each others gardens.  Occasionally we have an… Read more

  • Family History

    None of us are experts, but members have experience in different aspects, and are willing to share these with the group. Interest in Family History is more than just drawing up a family tree as knowledge of your ancestors’ lives and trades extends into social history. Read more

  • Garden Views

    We are a small group who all enjoy gardens. We come together in each other’s houses and gardens to celebrate our successes, support each other when things don’t go entirely to plan and try to offer suggestions when problems occur. We meet monthly for an hour or two. We tour the hosts garden and talk… Read more

  • Recorder Players

    The Recorder Player Group started in the Autumn of 2016. We meet on the 2nd and 4th Mondays of each month at 2.30pm in various members’ houses. In the group there are complete novices (who are doing excellently), those who last played at Junior school and others who have continued to play. We have Descants, Trebles and… Read more