Monthly Archives: August 2013

Wake up and smell the coffee

Eldergate member Nina Cirana is now in charge of a school in Iuna, a larger town than Alto Caparao with a population of about 20,000.  The area is known for its coffee plantations which cover some 10,000 square miles – … Continue reading

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9 December 2013 The meeting started ‘nearly on time!’ Apologies were received from: Nina Cirana, Chris Mitchell, Richard Foster-Fletcher, Kala Flynn and Miriam Selwyn. We welcomed Susi Jensen and Sarah Cooling as guests of Ian Haynes and Varsha Chandarana respectively. Our President told … Continue reading

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Trisha Page: In Her Own Words

xx Trisha was brought up in Australia and brings a typically sunny, smiling and straight talking disposition to every club meeting. She has been club president twice and is currently the club secretary. The photo (left) shows Trisha in her fancy … Continue reading

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Flying down to Rio … and beyond

  Brazil currently seems to be the centre of world attention – a visit from the Pope, the football World Cup next year and  the Olympics in 2016, not to mention the mass public demonstrations that filled the streets of many major cities … Continue reading

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