Friday - Host Night
Wessex Adventure

Journey back through time in the Kingdom of Wessex and join the Mayor of Casterbridge and his good lady when they visit the country folk at the 19th century village fair.

Ladies: raid the dressing up box for long skirts, shalls, and bonnets to dress as a serving wench, villager, milk maid or Lady.

Gentlemen: come as a country yokel, knight, jester or a Gentleman.

Enjoy a served buffet supper and sit back or dance to Why as they entertain us with music from the 60s, 70s and 80s.

Saturday - Gala Dinner

A candlelit dinner and then dance the night away as Sing That Swing bring us the songs of Frank Sinatra, Nat King Cole and many others.

Gala  Dinner Menu

Smoked salmon & leek tart, with horseradish vinaigrette 
Ardennes pate, red ion, fig chutney & toasted brioche 
Leek & potato soup (V)

Main Course
Roasted rack of pork, chateau potatoes, buttered French beans, apple sauce
Supreme of chicken, thyme creamed potato, roasted root vegetables
Seared salmon, crushed new potatoes, chive butter sauce (V)
Creme brulee
Spiced fruit crumble with pouring cream
Fresh fruit salad

Coffee / Tea


3:00 Onwards - arrival

4:00 Cabinet meeting

7:30 Host Night - theme Wessex Adventure


9:00 Convention call to order

9:10 Convention Opening Ceremony

10:00 Business Session start & Partners' depart for
outing to Eton College and Windsor

12:00 Workshops
- What MD can do for you
- New clubs for new times
- Good communications 

1:00 Lunch

2:00 Workshops / Forum / Awards
- What MD can do for you
- New clubs for new times
- Good communications

5:00 Close of Convention

7:30 District Governor's Banquet & Ball


10:30 Open Forum & Workshop
- An Extravaganza of Ideas

12:00 Forum closes

1:00 Refreshments

2:30 Depart

DG Lion Roger Munday's bannerette