May 31, 2015

The second Quiz night in aid of cancer

 will be held on Tuesday 2nd June at 8pm at the cellar . Remember all  cash support is welcome , even if you can't come . Today i did my best walk time ever in the rain so i'm more confident for next week's  race .
  There are a couple of  places left . ( only 2 men so far ).. so as always the more the merrier .. but only English spoken of course !

 Make new friends, have fun and support a very  good cause . only 10 euros !

May 27, 2015

Many thanks...

 To those Gentlemen and ladies   who supported me on my first "CANCER RACE" QUIZ Night .  I'm happy to say  I  have raised 150 euros  so far  all for research into cancer ...
 It was a great evening ..  fun , laughter and English Knowledge ! Thank you !
 I will be up tomorrow morning to start my day with my 5km walk as usual and try to break my record  ..

There are still some places for next Tuesday 2nd June .
 Sign up at

 Hope to see you there  to support this great cause to fight the cancer affecting so many of us .

May 11, 2015

Film selection and Cancer quiz nights

  The ABC   " This is ENGLAND" Film selection evenings are coming to a close , with choices to be made  very soon . Two or Three films stand out as fitting the ABC member selection category . A final showing we be held shortly to make a  definitive choice .

 There are still a few places for the ABC  quiz nights end of  27th May and 2nd  june before my cancer
" Race for life"  in Richmond..many thanks you to those who are encouraging me and supporting me  with kind words and / or donations . I NEED MORE !
 support ...
 there is still time to  sign up and donate of course...
 contact me at

May 4, 2015

Cancer Race Please support me ...

  Looking forward to my  Trip to England and my Cancer  5Km Race for Life .
There are still  A few places left on both  Quiz Theme evenings . If you can't come but still want to support me and this great cause,  please let me know and pass on yr donation  to me which I will convert into £ s .
 Remember NONE of the money goes to Abc all goes to Cancer Research UK . You can pay cash on the night...
 Please read  last post below for more details  :  Wednesday 27th and June 2nd  at 8pm  at the cellar
 Contact info  :
 2 hours of Non stop  ONLY ENGLISH SPOKEN  fun  for ABC members and non members welcome of course  for  both LADIES AND GENTS.. so  TELL YOUR FRIENDS.

  Many thanks for your  encouragements  and gifts of support in this important event .
Queen P:)

April 27, 2015

Cancer Race for Life ...

 On 7th June this year I hope to be fit enough to be Racing for  ( my ) life  with other ladies along the banks of the Thames in Richmond Park , the Deer Park of Surrey , England close to my home town where I used to walk on Sunday mornings with my parents.  Its a 5km  fast walk/ run  and I will be collecting sponsors starting with  the return of an ever popular QUIZ NIGHT at the Abc  Cellar on Wednesday 27th May  at 8pm  and Tuesday 2nd June at 8pm
  Tickets are 10 Euros and ALL the money will go to   UK CANCER RESEARCH .
 2 Hours of Non stop English for a good cause .
 Refreshments offered .
  I was greatly supported by all ABC Cellar members this year after losing my English dad to Cancer and have  decided to change my lifestyle,  eat better , drink more water  and take up regular sport...
 This Race is for Women and Breast Cancer research  , but men can come to the Games Night of course or sponsor me in support.
 What better way to set myself yet another challenge on the road to better health and  to help us all to fight cancer by having fun at the ABC Cellar together .

 so sign up  for one of those  2 dates at .
 Be the first  : Places limited ...

April 26, 2015

"This is England" continues

Many  Thanks to all who have participated in the film nights judging  films for the for the
 "This is England"  Festival , the last evening will be on Wednesday the 6th of May after the long weekend away when  our final choice should be made for the film to which ABC Cellar will award its prize in November...
Looking forward to seeing you there !

April 17, 2015

Where is Brian ???

                Next  Friday at the MDU  at 8pm

 ( Maison de l'Universite  ) the  English theatre troupe 

 " Still Kidding" will  perform a stage version of the Monty Python Classic " The life of Brian ". Tickets are 5 euros . 

 Like all their shows it should be  very good  and funny ..  so join me and  my friends  there  to look for  Brian ...

for more info   go to the  "Still Kidding" Face book page ...

April 12, 2015

Another film session this week ..

   Due to popular demand and the vast quantity of films to see, another film showing evening will be held this Tuesday 14th April from 6.30 pm  for ABC members to continue  judging the films for the  next THIS IS ENGLAND film festival . Another chance to meet up , speak English  and share a pleasant English moment with anglophile  friends. Contact me at for more info ...

March 29, 2015

This is England ...

   GREAT NEWS  ! This year the ABC Cellar has become an official sponsor and will be part of the jury for the "THIS IS ENGLAND " short film festival held in November at the OMNIA  .. So far four programmes of short films have been planned for ABC members to  see,  talk about  and select  between now and May .. A  cash prize will be awarded for the best film selected by the ABC Students .. So another original way to progress in English  and have a cosy , relaxed time with friends  ..

 For more info contact me at

March 9, 2015

Music evening Cancelled ..

 Im sorry to say that this evening has been cancelled . but will be replaced later in the year with a similar evening with another pianist ... date to be confirmed soon...

Theme evenings will resume in April with  the ever popular Games Night .. and other great nights to come ..
 So Keep an eye on the blog ..