Wednesday, May 25

The Establishment, 45-47 Parsons Green

Lane. Live jazz. Call 020 7384 2418 for table



Until Saturday, May 23

Barons Court Theatre, 28A Comeragh Road.

The Danny Crowe Show , by David Farr. Black

comedy set in the heart of deepest, darkest

north-west England. £12/10 in adv. Tue-Sat

7.45pm. Call 020 8932 4747.

Clubs & Societies

Hammersmith and Fulham University of

the Third Age. Co-operative learning for

older people. Groups and monthly

meetings. Call Pat Lawson 020 8743 2561.

Parson’s Green Sports and Social Club.

Broomhouse Lane. Tennis, squash, bowls,

croquet and snooker plus social events all year.

Call Tom Bright 020 7736 1401.

¡ I CAN DO I.T. Helping elderly and disabled to

use computers, One-to-one tuition in your own

home. Weekly, to suit. 020 7730 7766.

¡ Talking Newspaper. Local news on tape for

blind and vision-impaired people. Free copies

from HAFAD (Hammersmith and Fulham Action

for Disability) in Greswell Centre, Greswell Street.

Call 020 7471 5814.


¡ Bishop’s Park Bowls Club, in Bishop’s

Park Avenue. Open daily 2-5pm.

Call secretary Brian Morton 020 7581 3302.


¡ Luncheon Club, 11 Farm Lane, Fulham. Mon to

Fri, £2.40 members and £3.30. 020 7736 5403.

First Mondays

¡ Fulham Women’s Institute meets at Novello’s

in Parson’s Green Lane at 7.30pm.

Annual subs £26. Call Joanna Hackett, joint

president, 07720 850 482 or e-mail

¡ Addison Forum for Retired People. Meets

2-4pm at St Mary’s church hall in Edith Road,

West Kensington. Frequent guest speakers.

Call Thomas Butler 020 7610 3401 or e-mail

Tuesdays & Wednesdays

¡ Fulham Floral Group. Second Weds of month

2.15-4.15pm. United Reformed Church, corner of

Harbord Street, Fulham Palace Road. Also fourth

Tues of month 7.15-9.15pm. Subs £25.

Call secretary Heather Miller 020 8296 8293.


¡ North End Pensioners’ Club, Lytton Estate

community hall, North End Crescent, West

Kensington. 2-4pm. Bingo, cards, outings, pub

lunches, theatre trips. Call 020 7610 3401.

Saturdays & Sundays

¡ Evening Shades, for people with mobility

problems. Outings to the seaside, stately homes

etc. Wheelchairs welcome but bring your own

helper. Pick up and drop off at your door. Call 020

7603 4739 or 020 7610 3401.


¡ Fulham Palace, Bishop’s Avenue. TBA. Free.

Call 020 7731 3800. See


Sundays & Wednesdays

¡ United Lodge of Theosophists, 62 Queens

Gardens. Free. Study, discussion. Sun 7-8.15pm;

Weds 7-9.20pm. Call 020 7723 0688.

See for programme.



¡ Argentine tango lesson for beginners. £6.

8.30-10pm. The Dance Attic, 368 North End

Road, Fulham Broadway. Call 020 8291 4977.

Wednesdays and Thursdays

¡ Strictly Ballroom and Latin classes with

Thomas Michael Voss. Beginners and advanced.

£5. 8.30pm. Call 07939 461 136.

See and


¡ Creative Kidz. Fulham Broadway

Methodist Church. 10am-1pm. Four-14 yrs.

Call 07958 377 595.

Thursdays fortnightly

¡ Fulham Broadway Methodist Church,

Fulham Road. A 12-step mutual self-help

group for people suffering mental or

emotional problems. 7pm. Call 07906 867 451.



¡ Fulham Running Club. Weekly jogs along the

Thames. Beginners to seasoned marathoners.

Average run four miles/7km. Meet at corner

of Bishop’s Park on Stevenage Road by

Fulham FC at 6.45pm. Call Charlie on

020 7381 3144.

¡ AC Fulham Youth Football Club plays

competitive football in the Surrey Youth League.

Call Sue 020 7385 3235.


Friday, May 22

The Irish Cultural Centre, Blacks Road. Heaney

The Genie – An evening celebrating Seamus

Heaney’s 70th Birthday.

The winner of the Nobel prize for literature in

1995 will come under the spotlight.

The poet, born the eldest of nine children on a

farm in Derry in 1939, went on to win a

scholarhip to a Catholic boarding school for boys

the city of Derry.

After university he became a teacher in Belfast

where he met the woman who was to become

his wife, Marie, and at the same time started to

write poetry.

He later worked and lived in both England and

America for a time and was for five years

Professor of poetry at Oxford.

5. 7.30pm. Call 020 8563 8232.


Until Tuesday, May 26

The Apollo, Queen Caroline Street. Lord Of The

Dance. £27.50. 8pm. Call 0844 8444 748.



Until May 23

Lyric Theatre, Lyric Square. Wuthering Heights,

created by Tamasha, based on a novel by Emily

Bronte. £5-21. 7pm, Sat mats 2.30pm.

Call 0871 22 117 29. See

Until July 26

Riverside Studios, Crisp Road. Macbeth, by

William Shakespeare. Love and madness relocate

this famous tragedy of greed and murder to the

sixties gangland of London’s east end. £17/13.

Tue-Sun 7.30pm, Sat mats 2pm.

Call 020 8237 1111.


Pub Games

Sundays and Wednesdays

¡ The Cross Keys, 57 Blackline Lane. Poker

night. Texas hold ’em. £5 in, winner-takes-all.

7pm. Call 020 8748 3451.


¡ Pub quiz. General knowlege. £2,

winner-takes-all. 8.30pm. Max six per team.

The Cross Keys (as above).



¡ Irish Education Courses. Music, dancing,

language, history and drama. Call 020 8741

4590. Daytime classes, Irish drama for women,

literature and reminiscences for pensioners.

After-school activities for children.

Irish Cultural Centre, Blacks Road.



¡ Grove Neighbourhood Centre, 7 Bradmore

Park Road. Ladies keep-fit class for over-60s.


Call Liz 020 8748 5899.