Aquabats Sports and Social Club for the Blind

Registered Charity: 1076921

Aquabats is a mixed ability club meeting in and around London for a variety of sports and social events.

Indoor swimming 7.00pm every Tuesday

Indoor swimming is available via London Sports club for the Blind at the Porchester Leisure Centre (nearest tube Royal Oak Hammersmith and City Line) commencing at 7.00pm every Tuesday at £10 per annum membership and £1 for each swim.

Hosting events

If anyone wants to organise or host an event please give John four months notice. This was agreed at the AGM.

Westminster Abbey

Anyone wishing to attend evensong services at Westminster Abbey before any event please let John know and he will let you know where to meet and at what time.

Thu 12th May – Coronet Celebration

338-346 Holloway Rd LONDON N7 6NJ 020 7609 5014. Please meet at Holloway Road at 6.30pm leaving at 6.45pm. At this event our founder, Dave Ruse, will be attending so we would like to see as many former Aquabats members as possible. Please spread the word.

Thu 19th May – Boat Trip, London Regatta Centre

Please meet at Royal Albert D.L.R (Beckton Branch) at 6.30pm leaving at 6.45pm. We usually wait on the platform as you alight from the train and will proceed together to the venue.

Thu 26th May – Outdoor Swimming

Parliament Hill. Please meet at Gospel Oak on the London Overground 4 stops from Highbury & Islington at 6.25pm leaving at 6.40pm.

Thu 2nd June – Swimming at the Serpentine

Please meet at Lancaster Gate on the Central Line at 10.30am leaving at 10.40am. Swim starts from 11.00am approximately and will be followed by lunch at the Swan in Lancaster Gate from 1.30pm.

Thu 16th June – Walk in St James Park

Preceeded by evensong at Westminster Abbey. The walk meeting point is at St James’s Park at the east end of the station at 6.15pm leaving at 6.30pm. Evensong is optional. Therefore if you would definitely like to attend the service prior to the walk please let me know by Monday 13 June.

Thu 23rd June – Narrowboat Trip

Please meet at Angel at 6.15pm leaving at 6.30pm.

Thu 30th June – Swimming at Parliament Hill

Please meet at Gospel Oak on the London Overground 4 stops from Highbury & Islington at 6.25pm leaving at 6.40pm

Thu 14th July – Barbecue at Laburnum Boat Club

Laburnum Street Hackney London E2 8BH. Tel 020 7729 2915. Please meet at Hoxton on the London Overground at 6.15pm leaving at 6.30pm or you can make your own way. Food will be served from 7.00pm but please bring own drink.

Thu 28th July – Swimming at Parliament Hill

Please meet at Gospel Oak on the London Overground 4 stops from Highbury & Islington at 6.25pm leaving at 6.40pm.

website by Periapt Technologies Ltd Valid XHTML 1.0 Transitional Valid Robots.txt Charities Aid Foundation Aquabats Sports and Social club © 2009-12