We'll be discussing Lord Cucumber & the Boy Hairdresser by Joe Orton.
Coming events CAGS
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Our annual trip to Brighton for members of all SLAGO groups. We'll be travelling in the fourth coach from the front of the 11.20 from Victoria, calling at Clapham Junction at 11.26, East Croydon at 11.35, arriving Brighton at 12.16. Lunch at 12.45 for 1.15 at the Melrose seafood restaurant, 132 King’s Rd, Brighton BN1 2HH (on the seafront, very near the i360 and the remains of the West Pier). The afternoon is free, meeting 5.30 for early evening meal at the "gay-friendly" Regency Tavern, 32/34 Russell Square, Brighton BN1 2EF.
May meeting of Crystal Scientifique (open to all members of the public, free entry, cash bar, no need to book): Speaker, Dr Jane Moorhead, King's College Hospital and NHS England, will be talking about the 100,000 Genomes project. An informal "cafe scientifique" that meets on the first Tuesday of every month at 8pm and is organised by CAGS member Grahame.
The project will sequence 100,000 genomes from around 70,000 people. Participants are NHS patients with a rare disease, plus their families, and patients with cancer. The aim is to create a new genomic medicine service for the NHS.
Inter-group pub evening in Balham Food available until 10pm.
Two-course lunch for LGBT people over 50. £7. Meals provided by UNACC (Upper Norwood Association for Community Care). Booking required: note....PHONE UNACC on 020 8771 6886 by 12 noon of the day before, saying whether you'd like the vegetarian option. Don't forget to mention you're with Silver Rainbow.
The play is about two gay men in a committed relationship with a twist, Luke, being devoutly religious and the other, Adam, an atheist. The South London Theatre, Stanley Halls, 12A South Norwood Hill, SE25 6AB. Near Norwood Junction Station. Book your own ticket (see website) / or on 07701 055 602. £12/ £9 conc.
Monthly meeting for LGBT asylum seekers only, except by invitation. For further information, firstname.lastname@example.org .CVA Resource Centre, 82 London Road, Croydon CR0 2TB (near W. Croydon Station).
PLAY: The Importance of Being Earnest. Oscar Wilde's classic masterpiece looks at the how the institution of marriage was treated with trivialityas the characters pretend to be someone they're not to escape social obligations. £14, concs £10.
Malcolm’s - Cream tea party in West Norwood from 4 till 7.30 pm. Donation of £2.50 towards the cost of food. Ring Malcolm by 4th May on 020-8670-1590 to book and for address.
Ring Malcolm by 15th on 020-8670-1590 to book and for address.
Ian Wilson invites CAGS members to join SLG for dinner in the Civil Service club. Meet in the bar from 6.30pm for a drink and dine at 7pm. Cost: about £12 excluding drinks and service. Dress: smart casual, tie optional. Contact Ian on 020 8390 0644 with your full name and telephone number by 2 May.