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April 30, 2017 – Richard Burnip’s Wodehouse Walk

Richard Burnip will lead a Wodehouse-themed walk for London Walks (note: this is not a Society-sponsored event). The usual fee is £10, but our members get a discounted price of £8. No need to book a place; just be at exit 2 (Park Lane east side) of Marble Arch Underground station at 2.30 p.m., and identify yourself as a Society member.


May 18, 2017 – Gold Bats vs Dulwich Dusters

The Gold Bats are back in action and will be playing against the Dulwich Dusters on this date, starting at 6 pm. If all goes well, there will be a post-match barbecue.


May 20, 2017 – Special Event at Degenershausen

The date is now set for a very special event marking Wodehouse’s time at Degenershausen, Germany, following his release from internment (details here).


June 18, 2017 – Gold Bats vs Sherlock Holmes Society of London

This traditional match will be played again this year at the West Wycombe Cricket Club, with a start time of 11.30 am. Bring a picnic lunch!


July 12 and October 4, 2017 – Future Society Meetings

All right, we lied, but not deliberately. It is still not certain whether we will continue to meet at the Savoy Tup, but hold onto the above dates in your calendar, and all should be known by June.


September 10, 2017 – Richard Burnip’s Wodehouse Walk

Take a walk with Richard Burnip and enjoy a lot about and by Wodehouse along the way! See April 30 above for details on when and where.


October 19-22, 2017 – TWS Convention in Washington, D.C.

The Wodehouse Society (USA) will be holding their 19th biennial convention, ‘Mr. Wodehouse Goes to Washington’, in, appropriately enough, Washington, D.C., at the Hamilton Crowne Plaza. For information, please email sdaniels@whda.com, or visit The Wodehouse Society’s website (here) and click on ‘Conventions’.


October 29, 2017 – Richard Burnip’s Wodehouse Walk

Take a walk with Richard Burnip and enjoy a lot about and by Wodehouse along the way! See April 30 above for details on when and where.


Future events

Here’s a list of what’s coming up in the Society’s near future