Blueberry Muffins – August 2018 Newsletter

"In summer, the song sings itself."
-  William Carlos Williams

Sunday Lunch Club

Sunday 19th August 1:00 pm

Pauline, Duchess Esme, has booked a table at the Ship & Anchor at Ford. This lovely restaurant is much in demand for Sunday lunches, so please be sure to contact Pauline as soon as possible if you would like to come


French Night at The Egremont, Worthing

Wednesday 8th August 7:30 pm

Ooh-la-la- an evening à la Francaise in Worthing! A special evening postponed from July due to some football match or other! Come along and enjoy a meal with lots of fun. The lady to contact if you’d like to take part is Angela, the Princess Cucina.


Knit and Natter

Monday 13th August 2:30 – 4:30 pm

This month’s Knit and Natter is being hosted by Lady Penelope (Penny). Enjoy a chat, cuppa and slice of cake! Cost is £2 to cover refreshments. Please contact Penny so she has an idea of numbers.


“Curious about Brighton” Walk and cream tea

Tuesday 21st August 11:00

Have fun discovering Brighton with a self-guided, heritage walk plus an optional treasure hunt. For anyone who would like to stoke up their energy levels first, we will meet for brunch at The Breakfast Club and the walk (around 12.30) will be followed (for those who wish to partake) by a delicious cream tea at the new Ivy Restaurant in the Lanes. Jessica has booked tea at the Ivy for everyone who has so far said they would like to come. If you would like to enjoy this treat but haven’t yet booked, please contact Jessica, Princess of Pebbly Beach as soon as possible

To see the Ivy tea menu, please follow this link:


Tuesday 13th November 10.30 am – 2.00 pm


This is the one event of the year when all our members are expected to come along. If you can’t then please let Queen Judy know as soon as possible. Otherwise – please save the date now!


Blueberry Muffins Christmas  Party

Arun View Friday 30th November 7.00 for 7.30 pm

 Prices to be confirmed in few months but expected to be around £22 for 2 courses or £27 for three courses

Arun View is easily accessible by public transport – 3 minutes walk from Littlehampton Station or 5 minutes from the 700 bus stop. However, in order to help with possible taxi costs and as a gesture towards the cost of the evening, all members going to the event will get a subsidy of £10.00 each from BM funds.

Please pay your deposit of £5 to Queen Judy by 4th August at the Denton Lounge at the latest Cash or cheques payable to Blueberry Muffins

Events in August and September


Wednesday 1st August – Visit to ‘Dreamgirls

Saturday 4th August – Coffee at Denton Lounge

Wednesday 8th August – French Evening at the Egremont

Monday 13th August – Knit & Natter

Tuesday 21st August – Brighton walk and cream tea

Saturday 1st September – Coffee at Denton Lounge

Tuesday 18th September – Knit & Natter

Monday 24th September – Visit to the Globe Theatre



You are reminded that it is your own decision to take part in these events and you do so at your own risk. 


If you offer someone a lift, and especially if you take payment for it, you are advised to check your motor insurance policy beforehand.


Blueberry Muffins’ real names, phone numbers, home addresses and email addresses will never be published on our website, but members’ Red Hat Society titles and photographs will be featured.  Anyone unhappy about being part of a group photo appearing on our website should notify Queen Judy or Queen Jenny