Shropshire and Welsh Borders Lunch @ The Coach and Horses
Jun 6 @ 12:30 pm

The Shropshire group meet on the first Tuesday of each month at 12.30 at the Coach & Horses in Shrewsbury. New or returning members are always welcome: please contact Janet in advance to advise if you would like to come along.

East Sussex Old Blues Lunch @ The cock Inn
Jun 7 @ 12:00 pm

The East Sussex group meets every first Wednesday of the month at The Cock Inn, near Ringmer.

We would like to welcome any Old Blues living in the area or on holiday. Please contact Sarah Riley for further information.

Surrey West Old Blues Lunch @ The Jovial Sailor
Jun 7 @ 1:00 pm

The venue for the Surrey West Old Blues monthly pub lunch on the first Wednesday of each month is The Jovial Sailor, Ripley.

Please contact John Swayne for further details on the Surrey West Old Blues.

Yorkshire Old Blues Lunch @ Rudding Park Hotel
Jun 10 @ 12:00 pm

This year’s Yorkshire Old Blues Lunch will be a BBQ held on Saturday June 10th at Rudding Park. There will be a drinks reception held in the Jupiter room from 12 midday.


5 bedrooms have been reserved at a discounted price of £126.00 for single occupancy and £147.00 for double occupancy inclusive of breakfast. If you would like to take advantage of this please contact Rudding Park direct and inform them you are attending the Yorkshire Old Blues event.

Payment for lunch should be by cheque (payable to Rudding Park) and sent to

3 Brook Terrace, Lothersdale, West Yorkshire, BD20 8EY

Closing date for bookings is May 6th and if you would like to come or for more information please contact Barbara and Iain Harris by email or on 01535 637292 .


Herts, Bucks and Beds Old Blues @ Lyn Sheills House
Jun 11 @ 12:00 pm

Please contact Jim if you would like to attend this lunch.

Devon and Cornwall Old Blues – Walk and Drinks @ Prospect Inn
Jun 14 @ 6:15 pm – 8:30 pm

David has organised a circular walk along the Tommy Cooper Trail from the Prospect Inn, Exeter Quay, departing at 6.15pm for an hour’s stroll and returning for a drink and to meet with anyone arriving later. There is a Bar menu available for those who may want to eat, with a provisional departure of around 8.30pm.  Partners are also most welcome.

If you would be interested in coming along please contact David Bainger.

Surrey East Old Blues Lunch @ The Old Bell
Jun 15 @ 1:01 pm – 2:01 pm

The East Surrey Old Blues hold a monthly lunch on the 3rd Thursday of each month (apart from December) at the Old Bell, Old Oxted at 12.15 for 12.45.

Entrepreneurs Evening at Christ’s Hospital @ Christ's Hospital
Jun 15 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

We would like to invite Old Blue entrepreneurs to this unique event, held in partnership with the Guild of Entrepreneurs in our new careers centre.

The event for Old Blues, current pupils and members of the Guild, will provide an opportunity to network with like-minded people as well as to give insight and advice to pupils interested in running their own businesses. Drinks and canapes will be served during the evening.

If you would like to attend this event please email the CHOBA office to register with a short description of why it is of interest to you or for further details.

Herefordshire and Gloucestershire Old Blues Brunch @ The Aviator Inn
Jun 24 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Richard has organised  a relaxed get-together on  Saturday 24 June 2017  10:30 to 12 noon (can continue if all talking!!)

This is a cafe/pub that serves a full range of soft/alcoholic beverages, pastries, cakes and breakfasts! Attendees will be responsible for their own purchases (though a pre – order may become necessary depending on expected attendance)

Please contact Richard if you would like to attend.

Oxfordshire Old Blues – Wildflower Meadow Walk @ Greenfield Farm
Jun 24 @ 10:30 am

A walk around the wild flower meadow at Greenfield Farm, Christmas Common, Watlington, OX49 5HG,  will begin at 10.30am.  Though not essential, it would be useful to contact David, in order to estimate numbers.  An optional pub lunch at the Fox and Hounds, Christmas Common, Watlington, OX49 5HL, will follow the walk around 12.30ish.  Any non-walkers would be welcome to join there.