Typical Month

*   Committee news

*   Welcome to new members

*   Late announcements

*   Special thanks for members’ contributions

*   Next month’s events (see below)

*   Future events for longer range planning


Each programme contains sections on :-

Items from a typical month’s programme


Fri 31st – Sun 2nd

Folk Festival

Sutton on Derwent Folk Weekend, in aid of Yorkshire Air Ambulance. Local artists daily and a ‘Main

Concert’ (£6) on the Saturday, 8pm to midnight, featuring Steve Tilston – BBC Folk Awards winner 2012.

Sat 1st

Italian Meal

7.30pm – treat yourself to a fine Italian meal at La Veccia Scuola in Petergate.  Dishes priced from £5.95.

Sun 2nd

Open Gardens

12 noon to 5pm – Open Gardens & Scarecrow Festival at Wass, near Byland Abbey, Coxwold.

Various stalls, teas in Village Hall, Pub open.

Tues 4th

Indian Meal

7.30pm – Try a meal at Indian Ocean, Acomb Green.

Frequented on a regular basis by local FnT members.

Let Angela know by Sun 2nd.

Wed 5th

Pub Quiz

9pm for 9.30 start – Free pub quiz at the Masons Arms, inc free supper.

Sat 8th

Club Disco

8pm to midnight – this year’s FnT Anniversary disco at the Winning Post, Bishopthorpe Road.

Please bring a plate of food and be prepared to let your hair down!

Sun 9th

Sunday Lunch

Meet at 12.30pm for Sunday lunch at Beechwood Close, Shipton Road, ‘tried & tested’.

Need to book in advance.

Sun 9th

Cemetery Walk

2pm.  York Cemetery Walk – ‘Gardens & Honey Bees’. £2.50 inc refreshments. .


Regular Weekly Events

Monday – modern jive class @ Tramways – from 8pm.

Wednesday – quiz at the Masons Arms – 9pm for 9.30.

Thurs – Zumba Gold at Energise, York High – 2pm.

Thurs – live jazz at the White Swan – 8pm to 10.30.

Tues 11th


7pm – “Second Tuesday Cinema” (STC) at the Reel Cinema (formerly Odeon).

£3.80 including a hot drink.

Thur 13th

Book Group

7.30pm – Book Group meeting at Margaret’s house. Discussing “The Daughter of Time” by Josephine Tey.

Fri 14th

Pub Crawl

From 8.30pm – Pub crawl starting at Snickleways, Goodramgate.

Sun 16th


From 3pm – Barbecue at Susanne’s (weather dependent).

For £2 a head she will get good quality meat, fish, vegetarian options

– please bring other food and drinks.  Need to know numbers in advance, so please phone by Sat 15th latest.

Sun 23rd

Country Walk

The June walk;  9 miles-ish.  Based on the river Foss, walking upstream from York to Haxby.