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Each village has its own event organiser and a varied program of events and activities to suit all interests. Please see below for news of all our events activities at Bede Village.

Please download the PDF for the latest activities and events programme for Bede.

1st September 2017

Follow Richmond Bede Village on Facebook & Twitter

Follow Richmond Bede Village on Facebook & Twitter

You can follow Richmond Bede Village on Twitter and Facebook...

To find us on Twitter simply search - @RVCov

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We look forward to hearing from you soon.

1st September 2017

Bede Village Circle Meeting: Life in South Africa

Bede Village Circle Meeting: Life in South Africa

Meetings of the Bede Village Circle are on the first Friday of each month at 7.00pm.

 The meeting this month will be on 1st September 2017 in the Boveney Lounge. Visitors are welcome to attend at a cost of just £3 each. 

This month’s meeting will be: a talk by our village resident Pat Eltringham on life in South Africa

For further information about this or any of the other activities on offer at Bede Village, please call us on 02476645544.

2nd September 2017

Bede Village Film Club: Lion

Bede Village Film Club: Lion

Join us in Boveney Lounge on Saturday 2nd September for our latest film offering: the Academy Award-nominated 'Lion', starring Dev Patel and Nicole Kidman.

This biographical film follows "a five-year-old Indian boy who gets lost on the streets of Calcutta, thousands of kilometers from home. He survives many challenges before being adopted by a couple in Australia. 25 years later, he sets out to find his lost family" - IMDB.com

Take your seats in Boveney Lounge for 2.30pm, relax and enjoy this wonderful story bought to life on-screen.

For further information about the activities at Bede Village, please call us on 02476 645544.

4th September 2017

Saint Giles' Singers

Saint Giles' Singers

Join us in the Care Home Lounge on Monday 4th September at 2pm to bask in the delights of the Saint Giles' Singers choir for their monthly service at Richmond Bede Village.

For further information about the activities at Bede Village, please call us on 02476 645544.

5th September 2017

Trip to Derbyshire with Richmond Bede Village

Trip to Derbyshire with Richmond Bede Village

Bede Village run trips to various places most days, including supermarkets, places of interest, and shopping centres. Around the trips (subject to availability), we'll also do our best to take villagers to local GP's and hospitals.

Today we will be taking villagers to Bakewell in Derbyshire.

For further information about Richmond Bede Village, please call 024 76645544.

5th September 2017

An Evening with the Richmond Bede Village Choir!

An Evening with the Richmond Bede Village Choir!

Join us on Tuesday 5th September at Richmond Bede Village in the Windsor Restaurant for dinner, drinks and a special performance from the excellent Richmond Bede Village Choir.

The evening's entertainment will commence at 6.30pm; with food being served at 7.45pm.

The delicious evening menu will consist of salmon, new potatoes and seasonal vegetables, with (if you have room!) apple pie and ice cream for dessert.

Come along and support our fantastic Bede Village Choir!

To book or find our more about this event please call Reception on 02476 645544

5th September 2017

Forever Fit with Friends

Forever Fit with Friends

Join Richard in the Abingdon Lounge from 11am for an hour of exercise to light, easy listening music.

Suitable for all ages and abilities, come along and get moving!

There is no need to book this activity, so we look forward to seeing you there!

For further information about the activities at Bede Village, please call us on 02476 645544.

6th September 2017

Informal Wellness Chat

Informal Wellness Chat

Wellness Meetings

Please note that this month’s Wellness Meeting will be held on Wednesday 6th September 2017 at 11.00am in Abingdon Lounge. Please come along for an informal chat and for information about our Domiciliary Care Services.



6th September 2017

Trip to Astley Book Farm

Trip to Astley Book Farm

Join us for a trip to the largest second-hand bookshop in the Midlands: Astley Book Farm!

Whether you are looking for your favourite author, a book for the kids or simply for some ‘me’ time to browse and relax in a comfy leather chair, Astley Book Farm & Coffee Shop is the place to be; come rain or shine.

Astley holds around 75,000 books, of which about 15,000 are available to buy online via secure payment. The range includes antiquarian, rare and out-of-print books, a huge range of fiction, comprehensive non-fiction sections, Children's Hayloft and the Ten Bob Barn. New books are added to the shelves and the online shop daily.

To book or find our more about this event please call Reception on 02476 645544.

7th September 2017

Bowls on Jackwood green

Bowls on Jackwood green

Join us every Thursday at 2.30pm on our private Jackwood bowling green for bowls; a sport for all.

Whether it's physical activity you're looking for, or simply the more social and team-based aspects of the game, bowls could well be for you!

We cater to all ages, abilities and interest levels, so please feel free to pop along.

For further information about the activities at Bede Village, please call us on 02476 645544.

7th September 2017

Bede Book Club

Bede Book Club

Are you an avid reader? Aspiring author? Or just simply passionate about literature?

If so, come along to our weekly Bede Book Club hosted by Richard in the Boveney Lounge for tea, coffee, biscuits and best of all: books!

Bede Book Club will convene each Thursday from 6pm-7pm, where a wide selection of books and materials will be available to take away.

For further information on the activities at Bede Village, please call us on 02476 645544.

8th September 2017

Bede Village goes to the Supermarket

Bede Village goes to the Supermarket

Every Thursday and Friday, Bede Village provides transport to various Supermarkets, including Tesco's, Morrisons and Sainsburys. Around the trips (subject to availability), we'll also do our best to take villagers to local GP's and hospitals.

For further information about the activities, events and trips on offer at Richmond Bede Village, please call 02476 645544.

8th September 2017

Heritage Open Weekend Trip: Astley Castle and Church Grounds

Heritage Open Weekend Trip: Astley Castle and Church Grounds

The ancient moated site of Astley Castle holds unequivocally modern living accommodation clasped within the shell of the Castle. Floor-to-ceiling windows in the huge living room and kitchen look out over Astley’s former collegiate church and into beautiful internal courts formed by ruined spaces.

Come and explore the new accommodation hidden within the ruined walls and the new knot garden and find out more about its history through our footpath trails.

Minibus transport from Bede Village will be leaving at 11.30am promptly, with a view to returning for approximately 2.30pm. Spaces are limited, so book today at Reception to secure your place!

To book this event or further information about the activities at Bede Village, please call us on 02476 645544.

9th September 2017

Knit & Natter at Richmond Bede Village

Knit & Natter at Richmond Bede Village

Please join us for Knit & Natter at 2.30pm on Saturday 9th September in the Boveney Lounge.

For further information about our services & events at Richmond Bede Village, please call us on 024 76645544.



9th September 2017

Body Shop comes to Bede!

Body Shop comes to Bede!

Join us this Saturday in Reception as Stacey from the Body Shop will be in to discuss the latest beauty and cosmetic products. Pop along and stock up on your pampering supplies!

For further information about this or any of the other activities on offer at Bede Village, please call us on 02476 645544.

10th September 2017

Trip to St Giles Church with Bede Village

Trip to St Giles Church with Bede Village

Please join us every Sunday, when we will be providing transport to St Giles Church service. 

To book your place, please contact us on 024 76645544.

11th September 2017

Coffee Morning with Richard

Coffee Morning with Richard

Please join us at 10.30am every Monday and Thursday for coffee morning in the
Boveney Lounge with Richard.  Occasionally, we also have external business hosting events (such as clothing, jewellery and mobility aids).

For further information about Richmond Bede Village or any of the events, please call our
Village Advisors on 02476 645544.

11th September 2017

Art Classes at Richmond Bede Village

Art Classes at Richmond Bede Village

Art Classes 

‘Paint and Draw’ sessions have been well attended so far. They are held in the Abingdon Lounge, every other Monday. This month is Monday 14th August with Denise and Art teacher Andy Wilson on hand, to assist us from 6.30pm to 8pm.

For more information about our events, please call us on 024 76645544.



11th September 2017

Age UK Coffee Morning

Age UK Coffee Morning

Kate from Age UK will be visiting at Coffee Morning in Boveney from 10am until 12pm, to talk about developing skills and how to build confidence; leading to a greater sense of general wellbeing and resilience.

For further information about the range of activities on offer at Bede Village, please call us on 02476 645544.

12th September 2017

Paint and Draw

Paint and Draw

Join Andy Wilson and Denise for an expressive art session in the Abingdon Lounge!

Beginning at 6pm, learn new skills, make friends and create something amazing; all under expert tuition and guidance from Andy.

For further information about the activities at Bede Village, please call us on 02476645544.