Past Events  Reviews 

Nov 08, 2019

Whisky Tasting 2019

A great evening of whisky tasting with experts.

Nov 04, 2019

Past Presidents' Dinner 2019

15 Past Presidents met to enjoy the annual get together.

Oct 06, 2019

Extraordinary General Meeting

The EGM to decide representation of Associates on the Committee.

Oct 03, 2019

Annual Dinner 2019

The 107th Annual Dinner attended by 45 people.

Aug 30, 2019

President's Evening 2019

The President's Evening was very well attended with the usual excellent buffet and entertainment.

Jul 17, 2019

Dick and Brian Snooker Pairs Challenge 2019

The annual evening of fun in memory of Dick and Brian.

Jun 14, 2019

Charter Day Lunch

A very well attended lunch was much enjoyed by many who came from near and far. We were delighted to welcome key members of the College management.

Apr 22, 2019

St. George's Day Dinner

The annual celebration of all things English. 

Apr 12, 2019

Adrian Clark Reunion

The annual reunion of the previous Dennis Waters "Thespians" from the previous Grammar School and Girls High School.

Apr 04, 2019

Great War Presentation Part 2 (1917-1919)

Kenneth Wright gave an excellent, informed talk about the second part of the Great War and the old boys of the school who gave their lives in it.

Mar 09, 2019

Italian Evening

Our first Italian evening proved very successful.

Feb 28, 2019

Ludlow Races

Our annual excursion to Ludlow Races courtesy of Wye Valley Brewery.

Mar 04, 2019

St. David's Day Dinner

The traditional celebration of everything Welsh in prose, song and humour.

Dec 22, 2018

Boar's Head Supper 2018

The annual much-loved tradition of parading the Boar's Head.

Dec 05, 2018

Turkey "Gobblers" Snooker Handicap

The annual snooker tournament for "the turkey".

Dec 03, 2018

Annual General Meeting

The important corporate meeting to guide direction into the next Club Year and appoint all officers and approve accounts and Annual  Report. The review is  a detailed account of all that happened.

Nov 19, 2018

Committee Dinner 2018

The Committee Dinner was held on Monday 19th November.

Nov 09, 2018

KEVI College Remembrance Event

KEVI College held their annual remembrance event to which we were invited. 

Nov 05, 2018

Past Presidents' Dinner

The Annual Past Presidents' Dinner was well attended and much enjoyed.

Oct 04, 2018

Annual Dinner 2018

The 106th Annual Dinner was held at the Club on Friday 5th October.

Sep 11, 2018

Visit to Wye Valley Brewery

21 members and guests had a wonderful evening visiting the home of our sponsors - Wye Valley Brewery.

Aug 10, 2018

President's Evening

The annual President's Evening of entertainment and good food.

Jun 15, 2018

Charter Day Lunch

Some 20 members and guests enjoyed our customary celebration of the granting of the Charter to the School / College.

Jun 14, 2018

The Great War 1914-1916

Our own historian Kenneth Wright gave a compelling talk on the first half of the war.

Jun 06, 2018

2018 Snooker Pairs Challenge

More than 20 players engaged in the annual "Brian and Dick" memorial challenge.

Jun 04, 2018

Ashwood Nurseries Visit

Our SOEC Ladies group arranged an enjoyable visit followed by afternoon tea.

Apr 29, 2018

Tour of KEVI College

KEVI College invited SOEC for a presentation and tour which was highly successful, nostalgic and educational. Please click the image or button to discern what we found.

Apr 27, 2018

Folk Evening

Our own "Scratch Allis" entertained us to an enjoyable evening of folk music.

Apr 22, 2018

St. George's Day Dinner 2018

Our annual celebration of all things English.

Apr 04, 2018

SOEC Ladies Wine Tasting

The Ladies met to enjoy a wine tasting session, expertly conducted by Alan Cutler.

Apr 13, 2018

Adrian Clark Reunion

This year's reunion involved friends from the previous Grammar School and Girl's High School from around the world.

Mar 01, 2018

St. David's Day Dinner

Our annual evening celebrating everything that is Welsh.

Feb 24, 2018

Chinese Banquet 2018

A great feast in great company.

Dec 23, 2017

Boar's Head Supper 2017

The annual and ancient tradition of parading the boar's head in the Club.

Dec 13, 2017

Turkey "Gobblers" Snooker Handicap

The traditional night of fun and anticipation with handicaps being awarded only after each game.

Dec 04, 2017

Annual General Meeting

Some 26 Members attended the AGM to elect the Officers and Committee, approve the Finance Statements and Annual Report and discuss the particular proposals.

Nov 20, 2017

Committee Dinner

Nov 20, 2017

Churchill and Blakedown Golf Club versus SOEC Snooker Challenge

This year about a dozen from each side met. SOEC is accustomed to losing to Churchill and Blakedown at Golf, but not at snooker. A well earned victory saw Churchill and Blakedown dominate the evening.

Nov 18, 2017

Trench Raiders WW2 Concert

A sell out audience enjoyed the Trench Raiders' new WW2 programme and raised a healthy amount for Charity.

Nov 06, 2017

Past Presidents' Dinner

19 of the 24 existing Past Presidents met for dinner at the Club on November 6th.

Oct 30, 2017

SOEC versus Old Foleyans Snooker Match

We were delighted to receive members of the Old Foleyans to engage in a social "friendly" with buffet.  About a dozen from each side entered into a good humoured contest which was eventually won by SOEC.  A special trophy has now been made for this and future events. The Old Foleyans very sportingly not only made provided a bottle of whisky for the raffle but also kindly insisted that the Club kept the proceeds of the raffle. We look forward to the next enjoyable engagement.

Oct 16, 2017

October QUIZ

The quiz was, as usual,  a well attended event, included an excellent buffet by Tim and was won by a delighted Lowell Cartwright's team. 

Oct 05, 2017

Annual Dinner 2017

A successful annual event with informative speakers and excellent dinner.

Aug 22, 2017

SOEC Snooker Summer League Finals

The internal Snooker Summer League Finals were held on Wednesday 23rd August.