Alton Webteam: October 2017
At our September meeting we were delighted to welcome Bob Weighton again, this time to tell of his experiences while teaching in Taiwan. As always, he gave us a fascinating description of his time there, after which we enjoyed tea and home-made cake.
Donations to the Anna Chaplaincy, the charity of Bob's choice, have already raised £161 with more to come from the sale of Bob's book. Many thanks for your generosity.
Janet Meager & Judy Nicholls
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