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In the absence of our president, Janet Wilkinson welcomed everyone to our September meeting.
On a sad note, we learned that one of our retired members, Jenny Aitchison, had sadly passed away, aged 97 years.
On a happier note, we were able to wish our oldest member, Mim Woodeson, a very happy 96th birthday.
County events being held include a scarecrow competition, a Polish International Day, domino drive and a reindeer beetle drive.
Our lunch club this month will be at the Stableyard Café at Craster, and our winter quiz nights will commence on September 24, at 7.30pm in the Castle Inn.
We talked about our two 100th birthday celebrations.
The first one will be in the Castle on October 5, and the second will be in the Victoria Hotel on October 23.
Our speakers for the afternoon were Julie and Graham, who gave an excellent presentation on the virtues of aloe vera.
Our next meeting will be on October 10, at 2pm, in Bamburgh Pavilion, when Sue Malloy will be giving a cookery demonstration.
A warm welcome is given to all visitors.