Browsing Archive: October, 2012

Guided Tour of the Wills Tower

Posted by Carole Jones on Sunday, October 28, 2012, In : Visits 

On Saturday October 27th Dave Skelthorne took fourteen of us on a memorable tour of the Wills Tower which is the landmark building of the University of Bristol and currently houses the School of Law and the Department of Earth Sciences. The Wills Memorial building was commissioned in 1912 by George Alfred Wills and Henry Herbert Wills, the magnates of the Bristol tobacco company W.D. and H.O. Wills, in honour of their father, Henry Overton Wills benefactor and first Chancellor of the Universi...


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Indoor Curling

Posted by Carole Jones on Thursday, October 11, 2012, In : Monthly talks 

The meeting on October 8th was very well attended and we were pleased to welcome many of our friends and family. We had a very enjoyable evening of Indoor Curling kindly organized for us by Julia and Richard Morgan.  It was great fun with a lot of friendly competition and ended with a hard fought victory by a team who called themselves ‘The Wild Joneses’ as it comprised Gill and Derek Wilding and Carole and Mike Jones - see the photo below of the victorious four holding the winning 'pucks...


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Horfield Families Group is a Bristol-based organisation who get together every second Wednesday evening in the month. We partake in various fun activities, go on visits and raise money for charities. This blog provides updates on our activities. Enjoy!