CHINEHAM Village Club events: Every Friday evening, it’s Kids Club in the Committee Room, starting at 7pm. There is a nominal fee of £2 per child, dependent on activity.

Every Sunday, there is poker at the club. The first session starts at 7pm, and the second session at 9pm, in the lounge bar.

Readers may be interested to know that 2013/2014 memberships can now be purchased at half price until the end of May.

ITALIAN course: Ciao Italia, a beginners’ Italian course starts today, at Four Lanes Community Centre. The 10-week course will be running on Thursdays, 8pm to 9pm. For further information and/or to sign up, telephone 811100.

CHRIST Church’s next “Who let the Dads out?” session: Will be held this coming Saturday, from 10am until 11.30am.

Pre- schoolers and their dads are invited to join for free play, crafts and music, not forgetting bacon butties! There is no charge.