Strawberries and fizz

July is when we indulge ourselves with strawberries and fizz at our summer party.

Unfortunately some of these photos are a little blurry but hey, that’s just what happens when our president drinks several cups of cava in quick succession!

A fantastic selection of food was brought by members and there were bottles and bottles of delicious alcoholic and non-alcoholic fizz and 20 punnets of strawberries from Holts, our lovely local greengrocer.

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3 is the magic number

The Great Mandavi

We celebrated our 3rd birthday with local circus skill superstar, The Great Mandavi, sharing his balloon modelling skills with us. To great effect.

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Happy birthday

Embracing the magic of ABBA

We celebrated our second birthday on Monday with a trip to Hebden Bridge Picture House.  The members didn’t know what film we were watching, but dressing up in the style of ABBA, or the 70s generally was encouraged… some took it more seriously than others.  We were really pleased to welcome members of Mytholmroyd Marmaladies to our birthday and hope they come to visit us again.  It was an ABBAtastic evening.

ABBA wigs were bought especially for the evening.
Getting the ABBA grove on.
ABBA sophistication
Ready for the film to start

 

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Happy birthday to us

We celebrated our first anniversary tonight by doing what we do best; eating.  Our truly talented Vice President made our logo in to this absolutely amazing cake.  How lucky are we?

Ruth Ainscough, mistress cake baker

 

Written and posted by Amy