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.


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Recent News

  • Sadly our friend and fellow club member Gillian died in January. She was a regular at the club and came to most meetings even though she was in poor health quite often. Gillian loved crafting and was very skilled, painting, making jewellery, knitting and sewing. She regularly ran a craft stall for a hospital charity which she supported with many

Updates on Forthcoming Meetings

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

October Meeting

This month there has been a last minute change of programme due to unforeseen circumstances. The committee is working to put together a different topic for meeting. There will be a report on Machine Knitting Live which took place on Saturday 5th October. For this month, please watch the following youtube video:
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Future events

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

October 2019 Meeting

A last minute change of programme meant that Frances and Margaret stepped up to give demonstrations we hadn't seen before ...
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September Meeting

This was a regular club evening. The following notices were announced by the chair:

July 2019 Meeting

Blankets and Shawls evening This was the final meeting before the summer break. To start we had a show and ...
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June 2019 Meeting

photos and write up to follow ...
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May 2019 Meeting

An evening with Mariangela Bruna What a fabulous evening we had with our speaker Mariangela Bruna, who gave us a ...
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April 2019 Meeting

This month was the AGM and this took up the first half of the meeting, after re-electing the current committee, ...
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March 2019 Meeting

This was another club meeting - we had a demonstration on Fisherman's rib by Frances our expert on Brother machines, ...
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February 2019 Meeting

We had two main themes this evening. The members were asked to knit squares of exactly 15 cm. A whole ...
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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.



Extra Dates for your Diary



Programme 2019/2020 now available in draft

The programme for the forthcoming season is now available, as usual it is subject to changes

Please look in the Programme menu for the full list of dates