Two Temple Place Tour

Friday 7 July 2023


Good morning all, I hope you having a good week. Welcome to our regular online newsletter listing all our activities, classes and special events.


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Quiz Time

Coffee Morning & QUIZ

Tuesday 11th July, 10:30 – 12:00
Join Elliot as he hosts a Tuesday coffee morning and quiz session. Test your general knowledge, meet new people and get free tea, coffee and croissants.

Venue: CGCC at 7 Dials Club, pre-booking is essential, please use the form below

Two Temple Place Tour

2 Temple Place Talk

Friday 14th July, 14:00 – 15:00
Two Temple Place is a Neo-Gothic mansion on Victoria Embankment in Westminster. It was built for William Waldorf Astor in 1895 and now hosts annual exhibitions and cultural events. Join Fay McDermott to learn more about the history of this fascinating building and how you can get involved

To reserve your place, please use the booking form below

Tai Chi classes

New Tai Chi Class

Every Wednesday 14:30 – 15:30
Simon Chen is a certified member of the Tai Chi Union for Great Britain and a registered Tai Chi Chuan instructor. Currently, Simon organises Tai Chi workshops at the Chinese Community Centre in Chinatown.

Simon will be providing a FREE weekly Tai Chi class which will involve teaching the fast and slow movements accompanied by uplifting music. Through this practice, Simon aims to enhance health, strengthen muscles, improve memory, achieve better balance, and foster a deeper appreciation for Chinese culture.

Classes begin on Wednesday 12th July

Please use booking form below: (pre-booking is essential)

Venue: CGCC at 7 Dials Club


Garden Cinema Film Club

Saturday 15th July, 18:00 – 20:00
A transcendent love story replete with taut excitement and startling imagery, Spellbound is classic Hitchcock, featuring stunning performances, an Academy Award-winning score by Miklos Rozsa, and a captivating dream sequence by Surrealist icon Salvador Dalí.

Gregory Peck plays the mysterious Dr. Anthony Edwardes and Ingrid Bergman plays Dr. Constance Petersen, a psychiatrist with a firm understanding of human nature—or so she thinks.

The tickets are FREE, to book, please use the link below: (Limited spaces available)

Advice help guidance support

1-1 Informal Help and Advice

Do you need someone to talk to? Do you have a problem or a concern that you are worried about? Big or small, perhaps John can help? To book a 30-minute informal and confidential session with me.

John will be at 7 Dials Club CGCC every Monday afternoon between 14:00 – 16:00.
Please email: or contact John on 07759 646507

Village Fete

Celebrate summer with CDA’s Village Fete! 🎉

12th and 13th July 2023 from 12:00 – 20:00

Delicious street food stalls and a brilliant lineup of live musicians
Bloomsbury Square Gardens
(3 minutes walk from Holborn Station)

They will have deck chairs to relax and catch a few rays in, a magician to keep everyone entertained throughout the day and the chance to win a meal at the nearby Bloomsbury Street Kitchen.

Bloomsbury Square Gardens, one of Bloomsbury’s hidden gems, just a few minutes’ walk from Holborn station or the British Museum.

What's On

Regular Activities

09:00 Line Dancing (Zoom Class – £1 per per session)
12:00 – 15:00 Badminton & Table Tennis (Free – but booking essential)

10:00 – 11:00 Yoga (£5.00 – two spaces available)
11:00 – 12:30 Gardening Club (Free- spaces available)
11:15 – 12:15 Pilates (£5.00 – two spaces available)
14:30 – 15:30 Tai Chi (Free- spaces available)

10:00 – 12:00 Drop-In Digital Workshop (provided by Camden ACL)
11:00 – 12:30 Gardening Club (Free- spaces available)
12:00 – 15:00 Badminton & Table Tennis (Free – but booking essential)
13:00 – 15:00 Digital Photography Class (provided by Camden ACL)

10:00 – 12:00 1-1 Digital Support (appointment only)
12:00 – 14:00 Lunch Club (pre-booking essential via

To reserve a space / tickets or for more details please email:
For any other queries email me directly or leave a message on Whatsapp.
My Mobile number is 07759 646507
What's On

Forthcoming Activities

July 2023

Monday 10th
13:00 – 15:00 Aromatherapy

Tuesday 11th
10:30 – 12:00 Coffee and Quiz

Thursday 20th
13:00 – 14:00 History Talk by Tudor Allen
to reserve a space: please use booking form

Saturday 22nd
11:00 – 13:00  Richard’s Woodland Walk (Full)

Monday 24th
14:00 – 16:00 Whist Drive

August 2023

Saturday 5th
13:00 – 15:30 Tea Dance (FREE)
To reserve a space, please use link below

To reserve a space / tickets or for more details please email:
For any other queries email me directly or leave a message on Whatsapp.
My Mobile number is 07759 646507

And Finally

And Finally…

If you need to contact me, please contact me only on this mobile number 07759 646507.
Please do not visit me at Dragon Hall. I work at different venues throughout the week and I might not be there.

It is essential that all events/workshops or classes are booked in advance. If you would like to attend an event, please ALWAYS contact me beforehand.

Please note that all payments for classes are paid online via our website. If you have any difficulty with this, I am happy to assist. But again, this must be done beforehand and booked with me.


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