© Copyright Forest of Bere Woodturners Association 2015
Welcome to the FoBWA
If you are interested in joining or coming as a guest please come along to any of our meetings & make yourself known to a club member.
We are a friendly group of enthusiasts who enjoy the art and craft of woodturning. We have over 80 members, both male and female, of all abilities from absolute beginner to advanced and professional.
Introduction from the Club Chairman
The club meets on the third Wednesday of every month at 7.15 p.m. at the St. John Ambulance headquarters in Fraser Road, Bedhampton, PO9 3EJ (MAP - Click Here).
We also run a Saturday club once a month where tuition, advice & a warm welcome are available for all levels of turner.
Chairman John Wyatt
Last Update: 03/09/2021
DUE TO THE CURRENT SITUATION IT HAS BEEN DECIDED TO SUSPEND ALL CLUB MEETINGS UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
ANY FURTHER UPDATES WILL BE POSTED ON THE NEW COVID19
Please read Don Smiths words about John Webb and Ken White HERE
There is also a new project by Don Smith and three Newsletter Updates:
MEMBER UPDATE - AGM
The AGM will be held on MONDAY 20th September at
St. Nicholas Church Hall, Belmont Road, PO9 3PU. Starting at 7:00pm
The Club and The Committee need you to attend so that we can discuss club fees and, most importantly, a new chairman.
John Wyatt has done a sterling job and is stepping down to follow his passion to tutor our members, old and new, at Saturday club.
Please remember that our constitution states; No Chairman - No club.
Contact Dave Reynolds, club secretary with your nomination.
Saturday Club will be using this same venue beginning on
Saturday 9th October from 8:30am to 12:30pm.
Further dates have not been confirmed as we are still hoping to get back to St Johns.
Having said that we are still looking at other options so if you know of a suitable location, please let us know.