Here is a list of our regular activities to help you plan your diary and have a full and varied social life.

Details of all of the activities can be found in our newsletter or call the office on 01733 344 844.

Transport can often prevent you from attending events and activities. PAB can provide subsidised transport (subject to the availability of volunteer drivers), and can also help you with bus routes or organising taxi’s. Call us to find out more.

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Walking Group:

Our walking group meet on the second Friday of the month at 11am, the venue will be confirmed each month.  Enjoy a walk, then a drink and snack in a café. Routes are planned in advance and sighted guides can be available.  Please book in advance with the office 01773 344 844

Braille and Communication Group:

The weekly Braille and Communication group meet on a Tuesday morning from 10.30am to 12.30pm.  It is held at the Guide Dogs offices, 63 Broadway. No need to book just pop along. This activity is run by Adult Social Care.

 Lighter Lunch Group:

This member’s activity meet at 12:15pm the first Tuesday of the month at Café Nova in the Beales Department Store. A great way to meet members.  All members welcome!

Cinema Group:

This is not a regular activity but if there is a film that you would like to see, we can organise an evening.  Please contact the office 01733 344 844.

Fish and Chip Club:

Our members meet at the Golden Cod chip shop in Werrington at 11:45am on the 3rd Wednesday of each month. Places are limited, therefore please call the office on 01733 344 844 to book your place.  

Swimming:

The members group meet at Peterborough Regional Pool in Bishops Road every Thursday at 11.45am.  All abilities welcome.  Due to popular demand we are now running an extra swimming session on Tuesday afternoons from 3pm to 4pm.  Places are limited, please contact the office to book your place.

Books Aloud:

Vivacity have a reading group that meet on the last Friday of the month in Peterborough Central library from 10.30am to 11.30am. Books are chosen by the group from RNIB talking books, read at home and then discussed at the group.  This group is run by Vivacity but all PAB members are welcome.  Contact Vivacity direct on 01733 864 280.

Technology Group:

The Tech group is a PAB member lead activity and all PAB members are welcome to attend.  They meet the first Monday of each month at 2pm to 4pm at the Hartley Room at Peterborough Central Library to discuss all things technical that may help you. 

Indoor Bowls Club:

Everyone is welcome at Indoor Bowls and they meet every two weeks on a Thursday evening at the Indoor Bowls Club on Burton Street from 7pm to 8.30pm. For details of our next date contact the office and let us know whether you need a guide bowler.

Yoga:

Yoga is run by PAB and Sense on the second and fourth Monday of the month, from 11.30am to 12.30pm at 68b Westgate behind Westgate Church, PE1 1RG. The sessions are all free and open to anyone with a visual or hearing impairment.

Craft Group:

The craft group meet every second Tuesday of the month from 1pm to 3pm at the 25th Paston Scout hut at the corner of Mountsteven Avenue and Lincoln Road, Walton. Any suggestions of crafts to make at the group are welcome. There is a charge of £2 towards the cost of craft materials and room hire. Contact 01773 344 844  for more information.

Lunch Group:

All members are welcome to join the Lunch group who meet on the first Wednesday of each month at 11:45am in the West Raven Community Café opposite the Westwood Hub, Hampton Court, Westwood.  Contact the office on 01773 344 844 to book a place.

 Something more energetic…….

If you would like a more energetic activity please visit Vivacity’s website at www.vivacity.org/inclusivesports

Vivacity offers activities such as Archery, held on Fridays between 11am to 12.30pm at the track and Boxercise from 10.30am to 12noon at Hampton Leisure Centre plus other activities.