Good Companions

We meet on the first and third Wednesday afternoon of each month at 2.30pm in the Pathfinder Community Hall.  We usually have an invited speaker.  These cover a wide range of subjects, very often accompanied by a power point presentation or slides.    We vary this with the occasional social afternoons with quizzes, bingo, cream teas, etc.

During the meeting there are greeting cards on sale, we have a bonus ball lotto, and a raffle, which all helps towards club funds.

Our gallant team of helpers make a lovely cup of tea and a chocolate biscuit after our speaker has finished!

Our members are a happy bunch of ladies and gentlemen and are always on the lookout for new members. So if you are new to Tedburn, Pathfinder, Whitestone or within the local area and would like to make new friends, please give us a ring or turn up to one of our meetings – You’ll be most welcome. First meeting Free.

To be a member only costs £11.00 for the year and if you are over 80 its only £6.00 that must be the bargain of the year! Plus at Christmas there is the usual Christmas dinner and a Christmas social with eats.

We look forward to welcoming you to your first meeting, no charge.


18th January – AGM

1st February – Paul Rendell – Burrator Farms
15th February – Judy Pride – Your Macular Matters

1st March – John Keohane – 21 Years Incarcerated in the Tower
15th March – Simon Dell – The Fair Arm of the Law

5th April – Social Afternoon
19th April – RSPCA Little Valley Animal Shelter

3rd May – Robin Hill – 50 Years of Gardening on Dartmoor
17th May –Angela Paddy – Angela’s Travels to Canada

7th June –Diana Lawer – ‘Great Cornish Pasty’
21st June – Vicky Mills – Dementia Friends

5th July –Val Sutherland – ‘Choice Words’
19th July – Tony Burges – Exeter Blitz & World War II Seaton

2nd August – Social Afternoon
16th AugustNo Meeting (Holidays)

6th September – Gill Oakey – Flower Arranging, (With Workshop)
20th September – Tracey Mingo – Working with Guide Dogs

4th October – Janet East – More from Yellingham Farm
18th October – Denise Dearden – Trading Standards

1st November – Tony Venning – The Life and loves of Samuel Pepys
15th November – Anne Pagliero – The History of Faberge Eggs

6th December – Christmas Lunch
20th December – Christmas Tea


Angela Paddy, Chairman
Tel:   01647 61934

John Hunt, Entertainment Secretary
Tel:   01647 61958

If anyone needs a lift to attend our meetings please contact Angela or John and we will do our best to arrange transport

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