Social Programme 2017/18

Contact Irene by email at or by phone on 020 3715 0946 if you have any comments or suggestions for an event which interests you and which you are prepared to develop with the help of our experienced team.

Friday 1 December. Forum Christmas Disco 7.30pm – 11.30pm. £18. At the NECC Baker Street Enfield EN1 3LD. Buses 191, W8 and good parking at the venue. You keep asking, so here it is, back by popular demand! Start the festive run up enjoying a scrumptious two course buffet, then all you Disco Divas can get moving to the sounds of the ever popular and versatile Danny’s Disco.  To book ring Jacky Pearce on 020 8482 3575.


Monday 8 January. Forum Christmas Celebration Lunch. 12noon – 4pm. ** Change of Venue**LIMITED TICKETS AVAILABLE** Live Music and dancing with the Myra Terry Duo, delicious two course hot lunch. Price held at £18. A warm and friendly welcome and fabulous food awaits you at our new venue Enfield Golf Club. Old Park Road South (off Waverly Road, Windmill Hill) EN2 7DA.  For more details and to book, phone Jacky Pearce 020 8482 3575.

Thursday 18 January. Cerviche Peruvian lunch at Old Street. 12.30pm. LUNCH OUT OF THE BOROUGH FOR A CHANGE!!! Join us for a very different Forum meal in this truly authentic Peruvian Kitchen (which used to be the staff canteen for Moorfield’s Eye hospital years ago). A set sharing lunch which is four courses and very generous. Costs £30 per person excluding drinks. Vegetarians can be catered for by prior arrangement. For menu details, directions and to book your place, contact Olivia on 020 8447 8841 or email This venue is only two minutes walk from Old Street station, so very easy to find.

Monday 22 January. Guided Tour of the Guildhall Art Gallery which houses the City of London Corporation’s Victorian and Pre-Raphaelites art collection. Followed by visit to London’s Roman Amphitheatre. This tour is limited to 20 people so reserve your place asap. Contact Roy Barrows for time and place to meet, tel:020 8360 8561 or email

Tuesday 30/Wednesday 31 January. Join the pampering party at the gorgeous Ragdale Hall in leafy Leicestershire for a two night mid-week break. Includes full, superior quality board, treatments, access to all spa areas and any studio classes. Ladies and gents, new and old members and those unaccompanied are all most welcome. The deposit is £100 per person and there are both twin and single rooms available at the moment. Prices vary from £332 to £480 depending on room choice. For further details and to book contact Olivia, preferably by email, at oliviagoodfellow19 or by phone: 0788183278.

Thursday 19 April. St Georges Day Celebration Lunch and Entertainment at the Prince Regent Hotel, Chigwell, IG8 8AE. Approx. £45 –subject to numbers. This hotel is a listed Georgian House with lovely gardens and grounds.  Come with your Forum friends to celebrate St George saving the damsel in distress from ‘that’ Dragon! Join in with the patriotic atmosphere by wearing the traditional Rose, red and white. You will be entertained from 11am- 3pm, which includes a delicious 3 course hot lunch. If you want to be in with a chance of winning a prize, come as a Knight in shining armour or a delicate maiden!! Meet at Lidl/Argos Enfield Town 10am – Return appro. 3.45pm. For more details and to book. Phone Jacky Pearce 020 8482 3575

Tuesday 17- Friday 20 July. Short break to Whitby, Yorkshire. Come and enjoy the seaside, a trip on the North Yorkshire Moors steam railway from Whitby to Pickering return, along Newton Dale, our own miniature Grand Canyon. Places are limited so, for more details, ring Cheryl Byamukama 020 8363 0732.

Trips Abroad - Offers for 2018!

11 -19 June. Amalfi Coast. Bookings are open for this fabulous 8 day trip next summer with Travelsphere. Pastel-coloured villages clinging to cliffs, spine tingling views from zigzagging coastal roads and scented gardens that sweep down to the shimmering seas. Soak up Europe’s most photogenic scenery and visit stunning resorts on this elegant coastline. All excursions included and half board accommodation in a 4*hotel in Naples. We will visit Amalfi, Ravello, Sorrento, Positano, the isle of Capri and Pompeii. Join us by requesting without delay a booking form with full details from  Olivia on or 020 8447 8841. New members very welcome. Price £1106 sharing or £1256 single occupancy.

3-11 September. French Riviera. Bookings now open for this chic 8 day escorted trip by Eurostar and TGV from St Pancras. Soak up the sun as well as the glitz and the glamour of the Cote d’Azur’s most famous resorts from Cannes, the some-time stomping ground of Hollywood’s star players and your base for this super trip. You will visit Nice, St Paul-de Vence, Antibes, Monaco, Monte Carlo, San Remo, St Raphael and of course St Tropez. All excursions are included and our 4*hotel in Cannes, with swimming pool and stunning beach will provide breakfast. For further information and a booking form, contact Olivia on or 020 8447 8841. New members very welcome. Price £1135 sharing or £1385 single occupancy