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Activities and Clubs which may interest COPE Members

Arbury Artists Watercolour Painting Art Classes: Tuesdays 10am– 12noon at Meadows Community Centre, Cambridge.  Contact Celia Conway 01223 523680

Abbey Leisure Centre Complex Astroturf, CB5 8NT.  Supervets football.  Contact 01223 576412

Barrington Forget-me-not club Meets fortnightly on a Thursday.   Tel.  Jim Burton 01223 870192 or email   All welcome.

Castle Street Methodist Church Coffee Morning every Wednesday 10:30—12 noon followed by over 50s Strength & Balance Class 12:00—1 pm (£3 per session)  Contact Amanda 01223 354904

Cherry Hinton Church End WI meets every Monday. Contact Margaret on 01223 249247 or

Cherry Hinton Friday Friends: group for senior citizens offering knitting, crafts, scrabble and cards 1:30 - 3pm every Friday at the Family Centre, Fishers Lane, CB1 9HR.  Contact Nic or Jo Boyns 01223 561139

Cherryhinton Care Home (TLC Care)  369 Cherryhinton Road CB1 8DB.  Afternoon Tea and Cakes on the 2nd Thursday of each month - join our residents.  To book contact Amber Christou on 01223 210070

Cherry Hinton Leisure Centre Contact 01223 576412
1  Men’s Social Group Mondays 2-4 pm for cards, dominoes, scrabble, chess, curling and darts.
2 ‘Young At Heart’ Women’s social group.  Open to all women 50 plus every Friday 2-4.00pm.

Cambridgeshire Companions: A lunch club for the single over 50s  Contact Celia Conway - 01223 523680

Chesterton Knitters meet on the 1st Thursday of each month 2.30-4.30 at: Café 121, 121 Milton Road Cambridge.  Bring your own work if you wish.  Telephone Eileen Flood—01223 369376 for details.

Comberton Friendship Club: meet on 2nd Thursday of each month 2.30 p.m. at Comberton Village Hall.  Telephone Sue Allin - 01223 262990

Coton Garden Club Contact Ailish Meadows 07952 694666. email: Meet 1st  Monday  September –April  at 7.30 pm.  

Coton Village Hall Internet Club Thursdays 10.00—12.00 Contact Carolyn Postgate 01954 211033 email:  

Dunstan Court Wolfstan Way: Bingo! Wednesdays, 6.30 pm for an hour and a half.  Contact Beryl 01223 240918.

Ely Library Activities -  Scrabble, creative Tuesdays, local studies, arts and crafts.  Contact for all activities: 0345 045 5225,  Alvina De-La-Mare, Ely.

Grovebury Ladies club: meet Tuesdays 7-9pm Arbury Community Centre, Campkin Road Cambridge. Contact Barbara Watts on 01223 570707

Hiam Sports & Social Club, Prickwillow, Ely. Ballroom Dances 3 times every month, Tea Dances every Thursday. Contact: 01353 688 269 (club) 07842 146308 email:

Keep Fit for the over 60s. With exercise and dance classes.  Tuesdays 2-3pm St Thomas’s Hall, Ancaster Road (off Birdwood Road).  Enquiries Val Ford 07870 911556.

Meadows Bowlers (Carpet), Meadows Community Centre, Arbury Road. Every Thursday 2-4 pm  £3 per session incl. refreshments.                                                                          

Newnham Walkers meet every Monday at 10:30 by the Crofters Café (Lammas Land) for a short, gentle walk followed by refreshments in a local café. Contact Michael Bloy 01223 355686

Papworth Wheelchair Tennis Coaching runs every Tuesday morning from 11 – 12 noon. Rackets will be provided. Contact the coach Diane on 07964 839688 or email

Rampton Tea Club for the over 60s restarts 18th May 2021 at Rampton Village Hall, alternate Tuesday afternoons 2.30–4.30pm.  Telephone Sylvia Beaumont - 01954 252043 for date of next meeting.

St Augustine’s Community Centre, Café 99,  Richmond Road, Cambridge.  Open Monday and Friday Mornings from 10.45 to 12.15—all are welcome.

St Luke’s Knitting Group: Meets last Tuesday of each month, 2-4 pm. All welcome, it doesn’t matter if you cannot knit or crochet. Telephone for information Judith Crowe - 01223 357627

Tea@3 St Giles Church, Castle Street, Cambridge every Wednesday afternoon at 3 pm.

Victoria Homes Victoria Road bring and buy coffee morning 10.00 first Saturday of the month.

Waterbeach Happy People’s Club— Waterbeach Social Club, Cambridge Road CB25 9NJ.  Every Friday 2—4 pm.  Bingo, raffle and auction.

Willingham Social Club, Fen End CB24 5LH: Jazz Club on first Sunday each month Feb-Dec 12:30—3:30 pm Tea, coffee, rolls, dancing.  Admission £10.  Contact Rosie Val Barrett 01954 789670.

Last updated: 9 April 2024
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