Our Probus Club

We meet on the first Thursday of each month at the Crown Manor Hotel in Lyndhurst High Street. Our club is limited to a maximum of 50 members, who range in age currently from mid 50s into the 90s.  Applications from potential new members, living within a radius of about 5 miles of Lyndhurst, are always welcome, and should be addressed to the Hon Secretary.

The cost of membership is limited to a modest annual subscription, currently ₤15, plus meals taken.

The usual monthly meeting format is:

1015 Convene for coffee, tea and biscuits

1045 Formal club business chaired by the President

1110 Convenience and drinks break

1130 External guest speaker followed by questions

1240 Convenience and drinks break

1300 Convivial 2 course lunch

c.1430 Dispersal

Our ladies join us for the May meeting and for a Christmas dinner at the same venue in December.  For those who wish to participate we also arrange outings, walks, snooker, golf and indoor bowls. 

Club officers

Club officers are elected at the February AGM, and for 2017 are as follows:

 

President: James McAteer  

Vice-President: Steve Timms

Past President and Almoner: Mike Windle

Hon. Secretary: Peter Green   

Treasurer: Len Cornell 

Speakers Secretary: Don Wark

Social Secretary: Neville Green

Golf: Ian McBride

Snooker: Adrian Wiltshire

Wine: Michael Young

Bowls: John Bennett

Webmaster: Steve Timms