CDFB Centre

Founder Members, from left to right: Ena Wright, Ann Earlam, Gail Nichol, Jan Hobday and Joyce Jones formerly opening the centre.

ribbon cutting ceremony with members and guide dogs including Ena Wright, Ann Earlam, Gail Nichol, Jan Hobday and Joyce Jones

The opening day was very well attended and enjoyed by all. The Mayor of Ellesmere Port, Cllr Karen Shore, the Lord Mayor of Chester, Alex Black and Cllr Brian Jones were all in attendance.

Entertainment carried on throughout the afternoon and evening, a cream tea and hot pot supper were provided.

The Centre

The first clubs are now running from the Centre and we shall be adding to these over the coming months. Please see below.

Activities

Mondays Carpet Bowling

Tuesdays Craft or Luncheon Clubs

The next Members Meeting will be held at the Unit at 2pm on Tuesday 17th July. Transport and refreshments will be provided.

Trips

Trips will be held throughout the summer.

Wednesday Trips will be to local places of interest, which do not require an entrance fee (such as New Brighton). Lunch is not provided. The total cost of these trips is £2.

The first Wednesday trip will take place on Wednesday 11th July. Pick ups are from Chester Railway Station and the Library Ellesmere Port. The first trip is to New Brighton.

Thursday Trips will be to places a little further afield and/or to places, which charge an entrance fee. The cost of these trips including lunch is £10.

The first Thursday trip will take place on Thursday 12th July. Pick ups are from Chester Railway Station and the Library Ellesmere Port. This trip is a two-hour river trip from the Groves in Chester to the Iron Bridge on the Westminster Estate. A packed lunch will be provided.

Open Day

An Open Day will be held at the Centre on Wednesday August 1st between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. Refreshments will be provided.

If require any further information or if you would like to book your place on a trip please contact Sue 0151 538 9698 or 077398 01166 Sue Hearfield.