Blueberry Muffins Newsletter January 2020


For auld lang syne, my dear, for auld lang syne,

we'll take a cup of kindness yet, for auld lang syne."

-  Robert Burns

Saturday 4th January

Vintage Tea Room at the Dome 10.00 am

Queen Judy has booked us a table at this lovely venue so we can enjoy our first meeting of 2020 in style!

Tuesday 14th January 2.30 pm

Knit & Natter

January’s Knit & Natter will be hosted by Jan, Duchess of Summerfield. Please make sure to let her know if you would like to come as she can accommodate up to 8 ladies;

Friday 17th January 10:45am – 2.00pm

ADGM at Haskins

Please make sure this date is marked in your diary! This is the one event of the year when all members are expected to come along. If this is really not possible for you, please contact Queen Judy or Queen Jenny as soon as you can to let them know. This is your chance to talk about the group and discuss ideas for the coming year. Please bring along any purple/red items you might like to swap or sell

Please note that annual subscriptions of £20 will be due at this meeting.

Sunday 19th January 12:30 pm

Sunday Lunch at Meze Meze, 168 South Street Lancing.

Brenda, Countess La Tier has kindly agreed to organise a visit to this lovely Greek restaurant which is sited conveniently close to the 700 bus route and with plenty of local car parking as well.  The restaurant offers a wide range of delicious Greek food with something for every taste. Please let Brenda know as soon as possible if you would like to come.

Tuesday 28th January 7.30 pm

Chinese New Year at the Imperial China Restaurant

Time to celebrate the year of the Rat!

All places have now been taken for this event but let Queen Judy know if you would like to go on a ‘waiting list’


Tuesday 25th February

Pancake Party

Inge, the lady Venus Shimmer-Shine, has kindly offered to host a pancake party. Full details to follow but meanwhile, save the date


Friday 13th March

Casserole and Games

Lucky date for us!  Maria, the Lady M Duchess Deux-Divorcé, will be hosting a casserole and games evening. Watch this space and save the date!

Events in January and February

Saturday 4th January – Dome Vintage Tea Rooms

Tuesday 14th January – Knit & Natter

Friday 17th January – ADGM at Haskins

Sunday 19th January – Sunday Lunch Club

Tuesday 28th January – Chinese New Year Celebration

Saturday 1st  February – Denton Lounge

Tuesday 25th February – Pancake Evening


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