Blueberry Muffins

February 2018 newsletter

There is always in February some one day, at least, when one smells the yet distant, but surely coming, summer.

Gertrude Jekyll

Knit & Natter

Tuesday 6th February 2:00 pm

A chance to get together for a good natter and a nice cuppa (and knitting or sewing for those that do). This month at the home of Trish, Princess Patricia Party Piece. Please let Trish know if you’d like to come along so she can cater for the right number. £2 covers tea and biccies.

Sunday Lunch Club

Sunday 18th February

1:00 pm

Gillian, the Lady Chatterley, has kindly agreed to organise a lunch for us at Spice-I-Am. For anyone who hasn’t eaten the delicious Thai food at this restaurant, a real treat is in store!

Please let Gillian know as soon as you can if you would like to take part.


Monday 12th February

Escape Game!

And now for something completely different – a chance to test your ‘nouse’ and initiative in (drumroll)

“Murder at Brighton Pier – the Revenge!”.

Our brave participants will be shut in a room and have an hour to figure a way out – and, of course, have lots of fun on the way

See the details on:

Cost about £17 - £20 per head, depending on numbers

Please contact Jessica, Princess of Pebbly Beach, as soon as possible if you would like to take part as the event needs to be pre-booked.


“Finding your Feet”

 Connaught Cinema

                     Thursday 1st March 3.15 pm

A chance to see this hilarious new film starring Imelda Staunton, Timothy Spall, Joanna Lumley and Celia Imrie! Followed by an early evening meal local to the cinema for those who would like that as well. Please contact Angela, the Princess Cucina, if you would like to come.


Coffee at Haskins Garden Centre

Monday 26th March 10:00

Get together for a chat over a coffee and a bun (followed by an opportunity for some retail therapy)  at Haskins Garden Centre, Littlehampton



Games Afternoon

Friday 23rd March from 12:30 pm

This ever popular event returns courtesy of Margaret, the Lady Mitzimo. Jacket potatoes with side salad will be served.

Cost will be £5 each. Please bring your favourite games. Maximum capacity for this event is 12 so please also let Margaret know as soon as possible if you would like to take part


Visit to the Tulip Festival at Arundel Castle

Tuesday 24th April

Wander round the castle gardens and enjoy the beautiful displays of tulips. Followed by lunch at a local eaterie. Entrance for seniors is £13. Please let Queen Judy know if you’d like to come.

Events in February and March


Saturday 3rd February – Denton Lounge

Tuesday 6th February – Knit & Natter

Monday 12th February – The Escape Game

Sunday 18th February – Sunday Lunch

Thursday 1st March – “Finding your Feet”

Saturday 3rd March – Denton Lounge

Wednesday 7th March – “ Private Lives”

Thursday 8th March – Knit & Natter

Friday 23rd March – Games Afternoon

Tuesday 24th April – Tulip Festival



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