Blueberry Muffins October 2021 Newsletter


"The trees are in their autumn beauty, The woodland paths are dry, Under the October twilight the water Mirrors a still sky." -                                          William Butler Yeats  


Saturday 2nd October – Coffee at Boston Tea Party 10:00 am

Our monthly coffee and chat morning at a new venue in Montague Place, Worthing.


Friday 8th October –10 Pin Bowling at ‘Out of Bounds’ Rustington

Show off your skills (or otherwise?) bowling that ball! Sure to be a fun morning. Followed by lunch at the Etablo Lounge

Cost for 2 games is £8 per person.

Queen Judy has now completed the bookings but if you would like to go on a waiting list, please let her know


Sunday 17th October – Sunday Lunch Club at The Egremont

A welcome return to one of our favourite Sunday lunch venues.

Please contact Judie, the Princess Lizzie if you would like to join in the fun


Tuesday 19th October – Knit & Natter 2:30 pm

Courtesy of Queen Judy, a comfortable get together with a cup of tea and a biscuit for a good natter – and your handiwork

should you wish to do it. All the places for this have now been booked but let Judy know if you’d like to go on a waiting list.


Sunday 31st October – 5pm - Halloween on the Beach

Gather at Jenny’s beach hut (number 236)  by the Sailing Club in Sea Place.

Bring own picnic items such as soup in a flask, sandwiches, sausage rolls, etc. 

Also bring a hot or cold drink if wished - Gingerbread to be provided. 

Please dress warmly. The event will go ahead even if there is a light drizzle.  We will only cancel if blowing a gale or pouring with rain! The loo on the beach closes at 5pm so will unfortunately not be available!

Please also bring a torch and in the spirit of Halloween, please bring a carved pumpkin.  We will put tealights into the pumpkins and there will be a prize for the best pumpkin - Cost £2.00


Saturday 6th November – Coffee Haskins 10:00 am

Our usual start of the month meet up to enjoy coffee and cake and to talk about the fun we are going to have over the next few weeks

Thursday 25th November – Trip to Leonardslee Illuminations

preceded by tea at Squires Garden Centre Washington

All tickets have now been purchased so let Queen Judy know if you would like to join a waiting list for this event. If you haven’t already done so, please also let her know if you would like to pre-order a cream tea at Squires.


Saturday 4th December – Coffee at Haskins 10 am

We can enjoy our coffee and cake as well as making the most of all the Christmas goodies on sale at Haskins


Tuesday 7th December – Afternoon Tea at Angmering Manor 3:30 pm

Places are limited for this lovely venue with its Christmas decorations. Cost for the tea is £16.50 Please contact Gillian, the Lady Chatterley if you would like her to book for you.


Monday 13th December – Mulled Wine & Mince Pies – 6 pm

Enjoy a drink of mulled wine and delicious mince pies and Florentines whilst giving full voice to Christmas karaoke. Cost £5 This will be at Princess Jessica’s home in Hove (by King Alfred) so save the date!


And don’t forget our ongoing online chats with WhatsApp:

·        BM What’s Cooking A challenge for our Blueberry Muffin cooks each week. Let your imagination loose!


We love it that our members come up with such great ideas                for events and outings and they are always most welcome!

Just a request though, before anyone publicises a date on WhatsApp or email, could they please just run it past Queen Judy or Queen Jenny first? This is just to avoid possible ‘clashes’ and ‘near misses’. Thanks


Events for October and November

Saturday 2nd October – Coffee at Boston Tea Party

Friday 8th October – Ten Pin Bowling

Sunday 17th October – Sunday lunch club

Tuesday 19th October – Knit & Natter

Sunday 31st October – Halloween on the Beach

Saturday 6th November – Coffee at Boston Tea Party

Tuesday 16th November – Knit & Natter – venue to be decided

Sunday 21st November – Sunday Lunch – venue to be decided