Lapworth Ladies Supper Club Programme for 2018/19

3rd October 2018 – 7.15pm – Hogarths Hotel
‘ Keeping  Abreast of Things ‘
– We welcome  Alexandra Stanbrook  back to supper club for a very different talk. Alex wears many hats – public speaker, milliner and two time cancer survivor. In breast awareness month Alex combines her knowledge and humour to share her passion and personal experiences about breast cancer.
7th November 2018 – 7.15pm – The Forest Hotel

Your Regiment- The Royal Warwickshire Regiment
– Lapworth born Lt.Col. John Rice ret’d is chairman of the Trustees of The Royal Regiment of Fusiliers (Royal Warwickshire) Museum in Warwick. In the month of Remembrance Day we hear how our Regiment has been posted all over the world, including The Balkans ,  Northern Ireland,  Afghanistan and Iraq.  Sadly in 2009 the 2nd Battalion lost a number of soldiers when it was deployed  in Afghanistan.
5th December 2018 -7.15pm – Copt Heath Golf Club

Comedy, Magic and Me – Professional comedy magician and resident magician at Warwick castle Dave Moylan talks of his life in the world of show business. He recounts many hilarious tales and anecdotes and invokes memories of some of Britain’s greatest comedians and performers, including some bewildering magic tricks along the way! This talk has MAGIC It has NOSTALGIA. But above all, it has lots and lots of LAUGHTER!”

9th January 2019 – 7.15pm – Fulford Heath Golf Club

John Pullan is a local photographer and will show us how the media can manipulate photographic images resulting in young women being influenced by images of celebrities which are not always true to life.John will also show some of his own artistic  work at the end of his talk.
Warning there will be some  images of female nudity

6th February 2019 – 7.15pm – Henley Golf and Country Club

‘A Fair Cop’
– 1917-2017 – Celebrating 100 Years of Female Police Officers in the West Midlands. Corinne Brazier and Steve Rice are volunteers with the West Midlands Police Museum. They share the stories of the pioneer policewomen who paved the way for many to follow.
6th March 2019 – 7.15pm – Olton Golf ClubWendy Devlin is a local blue badge guide. She shares with us some of her experiences as a guide. The Blue Badge is recognised internationally as the qualification of excellence in site and heritage interpretation, and in communication skills. It is awarded only following extensive training and vigorous examination.


Further information and how to book for Supper Club Meetings

Time:  Supper club starts at 7.15pm for a 7.45pm meal.  Members are politely reminded to arrive no earlier than 7.15pm. Thank you for your co-operation in allowing speakers to set up prior to this time. After dinner talks last approx. 45mins

To Book a Place: Please return the relevant slip (attached) to the treasurer with the correct payment a minimum of 8 clear days prior to the supper (i.e. by Tuesday of the week before the supper at the latest). Booking forms are also available to print off at your convenience from here

Please note for the December supper the booking must be made a minimum of 15 clear days before the supper to allow time for table group planning.

Special dietary requirements: Please remember to indicate on the booking form any dietary requirements including any vegetarian requirements.

Guests: You are very welcome to bring a guest to any of the meetings, please fill in the appropriate part of the slip enclosing payment for your guest. However an individual can only attend once as a guest in the season. Guests need to pay membership subscriptions if they wish to attend more than one meal in a season.

Cost: Each supper club Meal is £25 (except December which is £30 and when male guests are also welcome)

Annual Subscriptions:  The subscription remains at £15, which is used primarily to pay for speaker’s fee, speaker’s meal, travel and room hire/equipment charges. Please include your subscription on a separate cheque with your payment for your first meal.

Please make all cheques payable to Lapworth Ladies Supper Club

All booking forms and cheques are to be sent to our Treasurer

Heather Day, Serenity House, 23 Chapel Lane, Chessetts Wood, Lapworth B94 6ET

tel 01564 783638

NB Cancellations –No refunds can be given once the final numbers have been forwarded to the venue a week before the supper,(unless anyone is waiting for a place). Refunds can be arranged for early cancellations, but there will be no carry forward facility of payments to future suppers, which will need to be booked in the usual way. If you need to cancel please contact Heather either by phone or email at the earliest opportunity.

Information about each meeting is available at, which is updated each month with photographs.

Thank you. We look forward to an interesting and entertaining season.