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Retirement can come too early for many people who want and are able to remain active. Probus clubs are organisations for men who have retired from their profession or business and want to maintain a social network with others who have similar interests.  Today, there are over 300,000 Probus members in around 4,000 Probus clubs worldwide.

The St Annes Probus Club now has its own web site.
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The St Annes PROBUS club is a group of retired professional and business men who meet together in a very informal, relaxed and friendly way for a chat, a cup of coffee and a talk from a guest speaker every Thursday morning from October to March.


If you have just retired or find yourself at a loose end, then why not pay us a visit?  There is no commitment and you will be made most welcome.  If, after visiting, you like what you see you can become a full member for just £12 a year!


All meetings are held in the Pensioners’ Hall (next to the YMCA) in St Albans Road, St Annes.  The doors are open at 10:00am for coffee and chatting, and the meeting starts at 10:30am and usually ends soon after 11:30am.  After every third meeting of the month we re-convene in the YMCA next door for an informal lunch, snack or just a drink and this has proved very popular.


Clive Russell, Cliff Elliott and Peter Knott are all members and meet up there regularly, and one of us would be very pleased to accompany any ex-Wind Tunnel person who fancied becoming a member!
Werner Conn (Mech Test), Ray Murdoch (Flight Test), Trevor Saunders and Ron Dixon are regulars, too.


Go to the Probus Web Site for more details and to see the current Speaker Programme.