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Bramshall Gardening Club Kath Reynolds will give a very amusing and informative presentation on ‘Famous Folk of Stoke’, you will be surprised how many well-known names come from this part of the country.
Meet: Bramshall Parish Hall, Bramshall, ST14 5BG.
Contact: 07525 245308.
Price: Price £3.00 (Annual Membership £13.00).
Time: 25th March, 7:30am.
Together for Mental Health Safe Space Do you need someone to talk to? Are you feeling worried, anxious, stressed or depressed? Drop in to for a safe space to talk with people who understand.
Meet: Uttoxeter Cares, Uttoxeter, ST14 7DT.
Contact: 01889 220420.
Price: Free.
Time: 27th March, 10:30am.
WiRE Uttoxeter Meeting Guest speaker Karen Williams of Buddy Bags discusses propose driven opportunities. WiRE is a national women's business networking group.
Meet: Health House Conference Centre, Uttoxeter, ST14 7BY.
Contact: 07577 755100.
Price: £7.50 Members, £10.00 Non-Members..
Time: 29th March, 9:45am.
Walk: Throwley Hall 6 miles. From Calton Memorial Hall to Slade House and Throwley Hall, returning through Soles Coppice and Farwell Lane. Some easy gradients and good views across the Manifold Valley. Bring drinks and lunch. Uttoxeter Walking Club Walk Leader: Susan.
Meet: Bramshall Park Car Park, Uttoxeter, ST14 7PF.
Contact: 07783 320873.
Price: Free.
Time: 30th March, 9:30am.
Monthly Sale Cheadle & District Animal Welfare charity sale - selling books, collectables, household items, linens, clothes, shoes, handbags, jewellery, cosmetics and much more! Refreshments available.
Meet: Conservative Club, Cheadle, ST10 1ET.
Contact: 01889 564045.
Price: Free.
Time: 30th March, 10:00am.
Debut Single Launch & Special Guests Join local musician, Charlotte Bettson, who aims to create relatable catchy pop music that touches everyone's hearts. Her voice is described as unique with a fast vibrato. With special guests The Julia Mosely Band.
Meet: The New Broom Inn, Checkley, ST10 4NB.
Contact: 01538 529822.
Price: Free.
Time: 30th March, 7:00pm.

Regular Events

Mondays

NCT Bramshall Bumps, Babes and Beyond We have loads of toys, run craft activities, sing along before home time and offer refreshments for both adults and children.
Meet: Bramshall Parish Hall, Bramshall, ST14 5BG.
Contact: 01889 569338.
Price: £2.50 per family (adult and 2 children). Additional children and adults 50p.
Time: Weekly on Monday at 10:00am.
Bereavement Help Point If you are experiencing or have experienced bereavement (regardless of how long ago), you will be made very welcome at our free weekly drop-in Bereavement Help Point.
Meet: Uttoxeter Cares, Uttoxeter, ST14 7DT.
Contact: 01889 220420.
Price: Free.
Time: Weekly on Monday at 10:30am.
Uttoxeter Goldies Join in with Anna Everett running the popular 'Goldies Sing and Smile' singing and activity sessions.
Meet: Uttoxeter Methodist Church, Uttoxeter, ST14 7JQ.
Contact: 01889 562994.
Price: Free.
Time: On the Second Monday of the month at 2:00pm.
Ellastone Monday Club There is a varied programme of speakers and demonstrations, followed by the all-important cup of tea and chat. Tea and biscuits are included in the admission fee.
Meet: Ellastone Parish Hall, Ellastone, DE6 2HB.
Contact: 01335 324330.
Price: £2.
Time: On the First Monday of the month at 2:30pm.
Slimming World with Steph Here to support you every step of the way. Join your local Uttoxeter Slimming World at the Renew Church. Lots of parking.
Meet: Renew Church, Uttoxeter, ST14 7JQ.
Contact: 07751 116918.
Price: £4.95.
Time: Weekly on Monday at 5:30pm.
Denstone Women's Institute Speakers are invited to every meeting, as well as many trips and events. Visitors and new members are always warmly welcome.
Meet: Denstone Village Hall, Denstone, ST14 5HB.
Contact: 01889 591762.
Price: Free initially, then membership available.
Time: On the Third Monday of the month at 7:30pm.
Kingstone Women's Institute We invite many speakers to our meetings, as well as organising many trips and events. Visitors are most welcome.
Meet: Kingstone Village Hall, Kingstone, ST14 8QN.
Contact: 01785 223838.
Price: Free initially, then membership available.
Time: On the Second Monday of the month at 7:30pm.
Uttoxeter Bell Target Shooting Club A fun indoor airgun sport. Shooting a 177 air rifle, at short range, at an extremely small bullseye. Expert tuition and a selection of rifles available.
Meet: Bradley House Club, Uttoxeter, ST14 7QA.
Contact: 07768 632560.
Price: Members 50p. Non-Members £5.
Time: Weekly on Monday at 7:30pm.
Horse & Dove Musical Evening Come along and experience wonderful local talents performing a range of contemporary folk music. Arts assembled by Sanj Nandi.
Meet: Horse & Dove Micropub, Uttoxeter, ST14 8HY.
Contact: 07950 935036.
Price: Free.
Time: Weekly on Monday at 8:00pm.
Knights 4 Uttoxeter We welcome anyone who wants to help make a difference in Uttoxeter by supporting local organisations that work for the good of the community.
Meet: Bradley House, Uttoxeter, ST14 7QA.
Contact: 01889 566151.
Price: Free.
Time: On the Third Monday of the month at 8:00pm.

Tuesdays

Uttoxeter Business Network A group to provide networking opportunities for businesses in Uttoxeter and the surrounding rural areas. There is no membership fee, you simply pay on each occasion that you attend. The group is very well attended so booking is essential.
Meet: Heath House Conference Centre, Uttoxeter, ST14 7BY.
Contact: 01889 567014.
Price: £12.
Time: On the First Tuesday of the month at 7:15am.
St. Mary's Toddler Group Weekly term-time event for toddlers and their carers. Free play, activities and music time. Free refreshments.
Meet: St. Mary's Church, Uttoxeter, ST14 8AW.
Contact: 01889 562915.
Price: Free.
Time: Weekly on Tuesday at 9:00am.
Slimming World with Steph Here to support you every step of the way. Join your local Uttoxeter Slimming World at the Renew Church. Lots of parking.
Meet: Renew Church, Uttoxeter, ST14 7JQ.
Contact: 07751 116918.
Price: £4.95.
Time: Weekly on Tuesday at 10:00am.
The Music Circle A sing-a-long session with nursery rhymes and melodies to encourage children to explore instruments and engage in sensory play. We enjoy parachute play with soft monkeys and sleeping bunnies. We also explore foil play and counting bubbles
Meet: Heath Community Centre, Uttoxeter, ST14 7DP.
Contact: 07519 705194.
Price: £2.
Time: Weekly on Tuesday at 10:30am.
Seated Keep Fit Class Weekly seated exercise class. Gentle exercise to great music followed by lively chat and refreshments. Booking essential.
Meet: Uttoxeter Cares, Uttoxeter, ST14 7DT.
Contact: 01889 220420.
Price: £2 per session.
Time: Weekly on Tuesday at 11:30am.
Baby Buddies A free weekly get together for expectant and new parents. A chance to get together for expectant and new parents. A chance to drink tea, eat cake and relax with others.
Meet: Uttoxeter Methodist Church, Uttoxeter, ST14 7JQ.
Contact: 01889 562994.
Price: Free.
Time: Weekly on Tuesday at 1:00pm.
The Ladies Fellowship Group We have a variety of speakers and social events. We would welcome new members of any age or faith to join us for an afternoon of friendship, with tea and biscuits to follow.
Meet: Uttoxeter Methodist Church, Uttoxeter, ST14 7JQ.
Contact: 01889 565930.
Price: Free.
Time: On the First Tuesday of the month at 2:30pm.
Uttoxeter Town Council Meeting Find out what's happening in your town and what your local town councillors are working on. Members of the public are welcome to sit in and listen to open agenda items at the meeting.
Meet: Uttoxeter Town Hall, Uttoxeter, ST14 7HN.
Contact: 01889 564085.
Price: Free.
Time: On the Second Tuesday of the month at 7:00pm.
Jazz and Blues Night We're super excited to have the Midlands premier jazz and blues band, Major Feelgood and The Blues Warriors. Playing fortnightly from March 12th. Cask ale at £2.30 a pint. A great night guaranteed.
Meet: The New Broom, Checkley, ST10 4NB.
Contact: 01538 529822.
Price: Free.
Time: Fortnightly on Tuesday at 7:00pm.
Leigh & District Women's Institute Join the Leigh & District WI with fun and informative events, throughout the year. Everyone welcome.
Meet: Leigh Village Hall, Leigh, ST10 4SR.
Contact: 07740 047446.
Price: Free initially, then membership available.
Time: On the Second Tuesday of the month at 7:30pm.
Hanbury & Draycott Women's Institute There are speakers on wide-ranging topics or craft demonstrations. There will always be refreshments and sometimes nibbles after the meeting.
Meet: Hanbury Memorial Hall, Hanbury, DE13 8TJ.
Contact: 01283 813932.
Price: Free initially, then membership available.
Time: On the Third Tuesday of the month at 7:30pm.

Wednesdays

Gathering Threads Embroidery Group This is a mixed group of ages and abilities united by a love of stitching. Anyone is welcome, both those who have little or no experience stitching and those who already stitch and are keen to do more.
Meet: Marchington Village Hall, Marchington, ST14 8LH.
Contact: 01889 569201.
Price: £5 for visitors.
Time: On the First Wednesday of the month at 10:00am.
U3A Coffee Mornings Providing daytime courses, meetings and activities, from the instructive to the purely social, for retired and semi-retired people.
Meet: Wilfred House, Uttoxeter, ST14 7ED.
Contact: 01889 569608.
Price: Free.
Time: Weekly on Wednesday at 10:00am.
The Marchington Singers Wide repertoire of music from Handel to Gershwin and many others in between. Singing boosts endorphins - just like chocolate without the calories! New members welcomed. There is an informal voice test for new members.
Meet: Marchington Village Hall, Marchington, ST14 8LF.
Contact: 07944 749810.
Price: Free.
Time: Weekly on Wednesday at 7:30pm.

Thursdays

Zumba Gold Exercise Class A dance-fitness class for mature adults and those who are new to exercise. It is slower pace than usual Zumba and the movements are tailored to make the routines safe for a mature body. It will put a smile on your face.
Meet: Stramshall Village Hall, Stramshall, ST14 5DL.
Contact: 07973 478444.
Price: £5.
Time: Weekly on Thursday at 9:30am.
A Place of Welcome We are now open at St. Mary's Church on Thursday mornings (term-time only) as a Place of Welcome! Come along between 9.30 and 12.00pm to find company, a cuppa, and a warm place to spend some time. Please do let others know!
Meet: St Mary's Church, Uttoxeter, ST14 8AW.
Contact: 01889 562915.
Price: Free.
Time: Weekly on Thursday at 9:30am.
Patchwork & Craft Club Patchwork, quilting, sewing and crafts, providing lots of help and ideas. With plenty of tea and coffee.
Meet: Bramshall Parish Hall, Bramshall, ST14 5DE.
Contact: 01283 732248.
Price: £5.
Time: On the Second Thursday of the month at 10:00am.
Funtots All parents, carers, childminders with pre-school children are more than welcome. Toys range from newborn through to active toddler with ample space for all. Snacks and juice for kids and a much needed cuppa and biscuits for the grown ups.
Meet: Heath Community Centre, Uttoxeter, ST14 7DP.
Contact: 07519 705194.
Price: £2.50 for up to 2 children and 2 parents/carers - additional 50p per extra child to cover snacks.
Time: Weekly on Thursday at 10:30am.
Knitting Group Bring your own projects or participate in one of ours to help the community. You'll be made welcome at our lively social knitting group. No experience needed
Meet: Uttoxeter Cares, Uttoxeter, ST14 7DT.
Contact: 01889 220420.
Price: £1 per session for refrehments.
Time: Weekly on Thursday at 1:30pm.
Uttoxeter St. Mary's Bell Ringers - Practice Night Get involved with one of the country's oldest traditions. Experienced ringers and anyone wanting to learn are welcome.
Meet: Bell Tower, St Mary the Virgin Parish Church, Uttoxeter, ST14 8AW.
Contact: 01889 568728.
Price: Free.
Time: Weekly on Thursday at 7:00pm.
Uttoxeter Choral Society A friendly choir with a reputation for giving concerts of the highest quality, presented with professional soloists and orchestra. We are always looking for new singers to join us. No auditions are necessary.
Meet: Guildhall, behind St. Mary's Catholic Church, Uttoxeter, ST14 8JB.
Contact: 01283 732858.
Price: Free.
Time: Weekly on Thursday at 7:30pm.
Doveridge Women's Institute A friendly Institute always delighted to welcome new faces to enjoy the wide variety of speakers, and participate in our theatre visits, outings, lunches, walks, craft sessions and social get-togethers.
Meet: Doveridge Village Hall, Doveridge, DE6 5JQ.
Contact: 01889 569435.
Price: Free initially, then membership available.
Time: On the Second Thursday of the month at 7:30pm.
Uttoxeter Morris Practice Night Anybody is welcome to come along and learn. We welcome both men and women, but children under 16 must be supervised. A brilliant way to keep fit and have fun! Until the end of April.
Meet: United Reformed Church, Uttoxeter, ST14 8HA.
Contact: 07711 434132.
Price: Free.
Time: Fortnightly on Thursday at 8:00pm.

Fridays

Uttoxeter Past Discussion Group Share your memories of our area at this friendly and interesting discussion group. Tea and coffee provided.
Meet: Uttoxeter Cares, Uttoxeter, ST14 7DT.
Contact: 01889 220420.
Price: Donations for refreshments welcome.
Time: On the First Friday of the month at 11:00am.
Lent Lunches Churches together invite you to join them for Lent Lunches, serving homemade soup, cheese, bread rolls, Fairtrade tea and coffee. All welcome. Profits to Water Aid. Starting on 8th March for six weeks.
Meet: United Reform Church, School Rooms, Uttoxeter, ST14 8HA.
Contact: 01889 565876.
Price: £2.50.
Time: Weekly on Friday at 12:00pm.
Badminton Club Fun friendly club that play recreational and competitive badminton. There is a membership option if you are interested in playing for one of our many teams playing in the East Staffordshire, Derby District and North Staffs leagues. Age 16+.
Meet: Uttoxeter Leisure Centre, Uttoxeter, ST14 7QL.
Contact: 07501 008525.
Price: £5 per week.
Time: Weekly on Friday at 8:00pm.

Saturdays

Dads and Dots Course An 8 week course, starting on 16th March, aimed at dads with babies, aged new born to about 1 year. Building confidence, learning parenting skills, interaction and learning how to have fun and be Dad - without the fear.
Meet: Uttoxeter Library, Uttoxeter, ST14 7JQ.
Contact: 07751 395589.
Price: £5.00 per week.
Time: Weekly on Saturday at 10:00am.
Uttoxeter Play and Stay We welcome families of children with ASD and associated traits and conditions. Come along and meet others in a similar situation to yourselves, make friends, share advice and experiences. Refreshments will be available. We look forward to seeing you.
Meet: Wilfred House, Uttoxeter, ST14 8YQ.
Contact: 01889 569169.
Price: Donations of £1.00 per child are welcomed to cover our costs.
Time: On the Second Saturday of the month at 1:30pm.

Sundays

Open Mic Plug and play, whether you are an enthusiastic sing-along fan or a budding star in the making come along and join in the fun, with a fun packed afternoon of great music and great company.
Meet: Yew Tree Inn, Cauldon, ST10 3EJ.
Contact: 01238 309876.
Price: Free.
Time: On the Last Sunday of the month at 4:00pm.

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