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Best-selling crime novelist confirmed for Brighton annual National Conference

Best-selling crime novelist confirmed for Brighton annual National Conference

We are excited to announce that the international best-selling crime novel author Peter James has agreed to be one of our speakers at the Annual Conference in June.

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Sounds like it is going to really interesting, and such a brave man to face the vast audience of women! Definitely a date for the ... Read More
Thursday, 14 January 2016 16:56
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Short Story Competition 2015

Short Story Competition 2015

The Short Story Competition 2015 had as it’s theme, ‘Freedom’. Members were asked to enter a short story of 2,000 words or less for the chance to win two nights B&B for two people at Gladstone’s Library in Flintshire, Wales. Sittingbourne member, Jill Sidders, won the competition with her story Freedom lost and Freedom gained.

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Christmas Colouring Competition 2015

Christmas Colouring Competition 2015

Our Christman Colouring Competion 2015 was 'WIN a colouring experience worth £25!'

The winner received colouring books and a complete colouring kit – including metallic pencils.

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I had a great time talking to people in the book store who were browsing this colouring section of books. They were keen to tell m... Read More
Sunday, 24 January 2016 17:47
Guest — Linda McGee
Colouring is such a wonderful relaxing therapeutic pastime. It takes me back to happy days as a Graphic Design student in the 70's... Read More
Thursday, 19 November 2015 20:31
Guest — Pual
This news is about Christmas Coloring Competition 2015. I think this competition is very important to show your talent to others. ... Read More
Friday, 27 November 2015 05:44
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Telephone Treasure Trail clues and answers now available!

Telephone Treasure Trail clues and answers now available!

This year the Telephone Treasure Trail celebrates its 20th anniversary! It was initially organised by Abbots Langley member Caroline Bloomer with 231 groups taking part. Because of its great success, it turned into an annual event and now – 20 years on – almost 400 groups took part. This year was organised by Crewe & District NWR.

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Carole Ross
Not the easiest temporary password to get logged in again!
Tuesday, 10 November 2015 16:56
Elizabeth Hassall
I agree with Carole Ross with regard to temporary password!!!
Wednesday, 11 November 2015 22:00
Margaret Wall
Our group thought the quiz was extremely difficult although seveal of us are very interested in art- in fact we gave up altogether... Read More
Tuesday, 17 November 2015 12:53
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2016 theme is all about relativity

2016 theme is all about relativity

In 2016 it will be 100 years since Einstein published his theory of general relativity. It followed his theory of special relativity published in 1905. Both theories are rather complicated, but basically Einstein argued, in the theory of special relativity, that things like time and space are relative to the state (speed) of the observer – space contracts and time dilates when travelling close to the speed of light.

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Guest — Dee
They may have been but have not arrived yet! Dee
Thursday, 22 October 2015 12:27
Guest — Dilys Farrant
I have just taken on the LO job at Portishead and have been delighted to have the stimulus of the Relativity idea. My first real v... Read More
Friday, 23 October 2015 20:25
Guest — Lynne Emmerson
One comment - does the conference always have to be in the south. Since I joined it has never come up anywhere near the north-east... Read More
Monday, 09 November 2015 16:08
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