If you think it might suit you, come along to one of our meetings and see what we do.  

We meet on the second Wednesday of each month from 2pm to 4pm

in Jubilee House, High Street, Madeley (TF7 5AH)

where we have a varied programme of activites (described below)




8 January 2020

Subscriptions and Social

Linda Parkinson & Jean Roberts

5 February 2020

Committee Meeting

12.30 Madebrook

12 February 2020

Talk: “Tax, Care & Toy-boy”

Mary Linder & Jean Roberts

11 March 2020

Talk: Horsehay Amateur Dramatic Society

Doreen Roberts & Jean Roberts

25 March 2020

Birthday Celebration (members only)


1 April 2020

Craft meeting on “all things Woolly”


8 April 2020

“Just a Minute” (talks by members)

Jennifer Cloete & Jean Roberts

6 May 2020

Committee Meeting

12.30 Golf Club

13 May 2020

Talk: Rosie in the Garden

Marion Owen & Jean Robets

10 June 2020

Report on National AGM

Jackie Kerr & Jean Roberts

1 July 2020

Committee Meeting

12.30 Severn Gorge

8 July  2020

Talk: “By Lot”

Sue Laflin & Jean Roberts

12 August  2020

Outing (to be arranged)


9 September 2020

Talk on the Anstice

Iris Owen & Jean Roberts

7 October 2020

Committee Meeting

12.30 Cuckoo Oak

14 October 2020

Craft Meeting

(crochet & embroidered table cloth)

Jean Roberts

4 November 2020

Craft Meeting (card & box making)


11 November 2020

Annual General meeting

Pamela Roberts & Jean Roberts

9 December

Christmas Lunch   (members only)

Venue to be arranged


Visitors are welcome at Branch Meetings.

Please contact Linda (01952 371 107) for further information.





We are continuing with our project to record the memories of some of our members, past and present. and we have a number of booklets which record these.


1); "Recitations, Observations and Other Variations" by Betty May Higginson. This is a collection of poems written by Betty throughout her long life. 

To order a copy, please click here to order online from LULU.


2): "Anglo-German Exchange Visits" by Joan Bowdler & Ruth Plink. In all a total of four exchange visits were arranged and this booklet describes them.

To order a copy, please click here to order online from LULU.


3): "The Evolution of Coalbrookdale Village" by Jean Roberts and others. This includes memories of many of our past members and describes the

development of "the dale" throughout the first half of the twentieth century.  Please click here to order online from LULU.


Other books are planned and will be advertised as they become available. The books are A5 softbacks and cost £5 plus postage.

They may be bought at our meetings, ordered online from Amazon or LULU, and there are a few copies on sale at the Regional Office in Shrewsbury.


Webpage maintained by the webmaster (Sue Laflin) and last updated in February 2020.