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Welcome to Bookham Knitting Club

This page gives details of forthcoming events and previous meetings.

Based in Great Bookham in Surrey, UK we are an old established club and we always welcome new members. We would love you to get in touch if you are a machine knitter in  Surrey, we currently have members from quite a wide area – Wimbledon to Guildford, Twickenham to just south of Dorking. See the Contact Us in the menu above for a contact form.

Dates and Times

We meet on the second Wednesday of the month at 8pm.  The hall is open from around 7:45 for setting up.  We have no formal meeting in August but try to arrange a fun event for those not on holiday.

Venue

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Updates on Forthcoming Meetings

This section will give information about any changes to the next meeting or more detailed information – view the complete  see the Programme menu.

February Meeting

This is a club meeting, The topics will be: 1) Crochet - edging and seaming. Bring hooks and yarn please. 2) Following on the January meeting where we asked for blanket squares in an exact size 15cm and various stitches, members should bring along their squares to put together into blankets. If you made squares please bring yarn to match if possible.

Future events

The Guild of Machine knitters has a comprehensive list of events here
Previous Meetings

January 2019 Meeting

This month was a club meeting and started with some notices about events. We welcomed a visitor - Emy. After ...
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November 2018 Meeting

By Tricia Our speaker in November was Alison Ellen, a hand knitting specialist and designer, who presented a slide show ...
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October 2018 Meeting

Christmas Ideas This was a regular club night with members bringing along ideas, patterns and items made for Christmas.
knitted curly fringe

September 2018 Meeting

Designer Evening This is the start of the new programme, so check the programme section of the website to see ...
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July 2018 Meeting

This month was a lovely club evening. To start, as we had made some scarves and other items for charity, ...
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June 2018 Meeting

The start of the meeting was dedicated to a discussion of the 2017 entry for the Sherbourne Vase which we ...
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May 2018 Meeting

We had a wonderful talk from Jools Elphick who brought along a large range of her knitted hats. She entertained ...
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April 2018 Meeting and AGM

After the usual formalities of the AGM where the current committee was re-elected and Clare was co-opted onto the committee ...
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March 2018 Meeting

There were two themes to the club meeting this month:
  1. A continuation of last months meeting on cone ends.
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hats and gloves

February 2018 Meeting

Ideas for using Cone Ends Gill started the evening with notices - Kingston Hospital (Surrey) has asked us to knit ...
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January 2018 Meeting

This month we had all the members who had done the City and Guilds Machine Knitting courses in the past ...
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Programme 2018/2019

The 2018/2019 programme, please look in the Programme menu item.