Valentine’s Day Dinner 9th February 2019
Saturday night at the Club and romance was certainly in the air!
Fifty-three people were first wined, dined and then danced the night away.
The menu was Cream of Tomato Soup with roll & butter, Prawn Cocktail or Chicken Liver pate with Melba toast for starter followed by a Main Course of either Lamb Steak with minted gravy or Salmon en Croute A vegetarian option was available.
The desserts were very tempting Profiteroles with chocolate sauce and fresh strawberries or Morello cherry frangipane tart, served warm, with luxury ice cream or Cheese & biscuits. All the ladies were presented with a special box of luxury chocolates.
Singer Anne Fotheringham stepped in at short notice when Pete Brogan had to cancel due to ill health. Anne is well known as part of a Carpenters tribute act.
The lucky winner of the raffle was Mandy Walker who was presented with a huge box of Thornton’s chocolates .She promptly “passed the love on “to all members of staff in thanks for all their hard work during the evening.
At the end of the evening Darren Willson, the Acting Chairman thanked all the staff for their hard work and contribution in making it such an enjoyable evening. He also thanked everyone for coming. He presented Gaye Rollitt and Kath Lawson, who had beautifully decorated the room and tables, with a bouquet of flowers each.
A good night was had by all.