August 2021 Blueberry Muffins Newsletter



Breathe the sweetness that hovers in August.

Denise Levertov


Saturday 7th August – 10:00 am Coffee morning at Haskins

A chance to get together for coffee cake and chat!

Thursday 12th August – ‘South Pacific’ at Chichester Theatre

Tickets are already booked but please contact Queen Jenny if you don’t have one but might be interested if one becomes available.

Friday 13th August – Garden Lunch

Enjoy a delicious garden lunch courtesy of Mary, Countess of Kelso. Numbers must be strictly limited to 14 and all places have now been taken. Please  let Mary know if you would like to go on a waiting list

Sunday 15th August – 1:15 pm -Sunday lunch

This month we are visiting the Kobleh restaurant in Ann Street Worthing,  with its delicious choice of Persian dishes. Please contact Queen Jenny if you would like to come along

Friday 20th August – Wine Tasting

A chance to enjoy a selection of delicious wines chosen by our Muffin wine expert Judie, the Princess Lizzie. Cost is £12 for wine and nibbles payable in advance  All places have been taken but please let Judie know if you’re interested in joining a waiting list

Tuesday 31st August – BBQ Lunch

Penny – our Lady Penelope – has kindly offered to host a BBQ lunch. The cost will be £10 to include all food and soft drinks. Please note that there is one flight of stairs to climb at Penny’s house and that the maximum number of guests is 16. There is a 700 bus stop nearby.

All places have been taken but let Penny know if you’d like to be on a waiting list

If you have booked, please also let Penny know if you have any special dietary requirements

Saturday 4th September – Coffee at Haskins

Start the month with a natter and a coffee and cake!

Tuesday 7th September – Arundel Walk

Enjoy a leisurely walk around beautiful, historic Arundel followed by lunch. The walk starts at the Museum in Mill Road and will take around 90 minutes. Contact the Angie, the Princess Cucina if you’d like to take part

Friday 17th September – Not Lady Chatterley’s Lover

All tickets for the performance of this hilarious production (postponed from last year) have been taken but, if you would like to be on ‘stand by’ for a spare, please give your name to Maria, the Lady M

Sunday 19th September – 12:30 pm - Sunday lunch at Rockwater

We have a reservation for this lovely restaurant right on Hove prom  and very conveniently close to a 700 bus stop. A returnable deposit of £10 per head will be needed and a pre-choice from their menu which you can find on this link:

Tuesday 28th September – Bus Pass Tarts Trip to Midhurst

Let’s grab our bus passes ladies and head off to Midhurst to see what charity shop bargains we can find. There will also be plenty of time to enjoy some tasty eats and drinks!  No need for formal booking but if you would like to come, could you give your name to Jessica, Princess of Pebbly Beach, so we know how many to expect.

*Save the Date - Wednesday 15th December *

OK – we probably don’t want to think about Christmas yet but please put this date in your diary. We have booked Worthing Golf Club for our annual Christmas lunch and it will certainly be an event you don’t want to miss!

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

As we are now able to meet in person, we will not be arranging any more Zoom events until the autumn.


Events for August and September

Saturday 7th August – Haskins coffee

Thursday 12th August – South Pacific

Friday 13th August – Garden Lunch

Sunday 15th August – Sunday Lunch at Kolbeh

Friday 20th August – Wine Tasting

Tuesday 31st August – BBQ Lunch

Saturday 4th September – Haskins coffee

Tuesday 7th August – Arundel Walk

Friday 17th September – Not Lady Chatterley

Sunday 19th September – Sunday lunch at Rockwater

Tuesday 28th September – Bus Pass trip to Midhurst