Billesdon Drama Society

19:30 – 22:00

Rehearsals are Mondays and Thursdays beginning September for the Autumn production and January for the Spring production.

Amateur dramatics group who perform twice a year – in Spring and Autumn. The Society is very proud of it’s very high standard of wide ranging types of productions. New members always welcome.

Contact Name: Gerry Nevitt (Chairman)
Contact Details: Telephone: 0116 259 6684
Website : www.billesdondrama.co.uk
Cost of Activity: Current annual membership £15.00


Billesdon Pantomime Players

19:30 – 22:00

Tuesdays and Thursdays from December to January. Younger members leave at 9:00pm.

The Pantomime group was formed 13yrs ago producing ‘Cinderella’ and has produced an annual January show every year thereafter. Amateur dramatic group who produce a pantomime in January each year.  It is a mixed age group from 11 years upward – and always looking for new members. for more information – click here

Contact Details:
Malcolm Palmer 0116 2596600       M@palmer8989@gmail.com
Alan Taylor 0116 2599603       alan-taylor@onetel.com
Cost of Activity: Free


Billesdon Watercolour Painting Group
Friday 14:00 – 16:00

We are a mixed ability group who cherish 2 hours a week to work without distractions. Open to diversity in styles and mediums. Guest workshops 2-3 times a term and we also set up exhibitions of our work.

Contact Name: Lyndsey Hill
Contact Details: Telephone: 0116 2596 250 • Mobile: 07928 805026
Email: lyndseyhill246@btinternet.com
Cost of Activity: Approximately £20 – £30 per term


Brownies 1st Billesdon 

Wednesdays, school term time only 18:00 – 19:30

Brownies open up a world of exiting challenges and the opportunity to try new things and make brilliant friends. Through regular meetings, special events, day trips, sleepovers, camps and holidays, Brownies learn new hobbies and skills, explore other cultures and get adventurous outdoors. For girls aged 7 to 10 who follow a programme called the Brownie Adventure.

Contact Name: Alison Cross
Contact Details: Telephone: 07403861826
Email: aliclarecross@live.co.uk
Cost of Activity: Approx. £12 per half term plus an annual Girlguiding subscription


Women’s Institute (WI)

Third Wednesday in the month 19:30

Billesdon WI is about women for women and we offer a warm friendly welcome. We are part of the National organisation and have a varied programme of events with a speaker at most monthly meeting. It is a busy go-ahead institute that gets involved in village activities plus planned outings, visits, walks, etc. It is an ideal way of meeting other people.

Contact Name: Sylvia Baker (Joint President)
Contact Details: Telephone: 0116 259 6260 • Mobile:
Email: sylviab2011@hotmail.co.uk
Cost of Activity: £37.50 annually. Visitors pay a donation