The Victory Club
Tel: 01242 690351
How to find us
From the Montpellier Rotunda at the top of the Promenade, turn right at the roundabout towards Gloucester on the A40, then immediately left into Lypiatt Road. The Victory Club is about 200 metres on the left.
There is limited parking on site but plentiful parking in nearby streets.
Founded in 1983, we normally have 6 speaker meetings each winter
and 2 other meetings
There is always an opportunity to enjoy a drink at the bar, browse through our library books, get your autographs, look at our Journal and autograph book or buy a Society tie.
- Speaker talks for up to an hour
- Short Break for raffle etc
- Questions from Members
- Finish with bread, cheese and pickle
Annual membership subscriptions are:
Limited new membership will be available from June 1st each year.
- Adult: £22
(Renewal by June 1st £20)
- Joint: £38
(Renewal by June 1st £34)
or Contact Us
07 October 2015
2015/16 Speakers and Dates
02 Sep: Stephen Chalke - local author, publisher and storyteller on return visit.
07 Oct: David Fulton - Kent top order batsman, cricket broadcaster.
04 Nov: Brian Scovell - sportswriter, press and books.
02 Dec: Christopher and Peter Pyemont - retired schoolmasters with their "The History of the Ashes" presentation.
06 Jan: Annual Quiz - with Paddy, Ken and John.
03 Feb: Geoff Humpage - Warwickshire and England ODI wicketkeeper and batsman.
02 Mar: Isabelle Duncan - cricketer, author, commentator, MCC member.
06 Apr: Jim Troughton - Warwickshire and England ODI batsman and occasional bowler from a well known family of actors.
04 May: AGM followed by Speaker tbc
It may be possible for Members to bring guests to meetings but to avoid disappointment they must notify
Martin Renshaw in advance.
Guest Fee £5
Please 'Contact Us' if you wish to give any feedback about the CCS.
Please 'Contact Us' if you have any thoughts about the CCS or if you wish to advise us
of things that may be of interest to CCS Members.
Would you like to propose the Vote of Thanks at Speaker meetings with the opportunity of dining with the Speaker beforehand?
If interested please contact Robin Andrews.
We wish GCCC's Hamish Marshall well in this his Benefit year.
Info about Benefit events.
Beer and Wine Festival with live music, hog roast etc,
Sat 5th & Sun 6th September at Cheltenham CC, Princes St, Cheltenham.
More info about this family event.
Hear about "The World’s Greatest Cricketers” , with Richard Tomlinson, David Gower, David Lloyd and Michael Atherton - 8:45pm, Sun 4th October at the Cheltenham Literature Festival.
More info about this and other events.
Eight Gloucestershire County Cricketers had lost their lives in the Great War by the time of WG Grace’s death on 25 Oct 1915; ten more were to follow.
The booklet 'In Memoriam - Gloucestershire Cricketers killed in the Great War' contains pen portraits of these men.
For details please contact CCS Member Roger Gibbons.
CCS Umbrellas (£12), CCS 'Tom Graveney in Conversation with Stephen Chalke' CDs (£6) and CCS ties (£6) are available for purchase.
Andy Collier's Cotswold Cricket Museum in Stow-on-the-Wold has lots of memorabilia, paintings, letters, scorecards, caps, bats, blazers etc
dating from late 1800's, a small tea/coffee lounge and monthly Jazz and Buffet evenings.
Fancy a trip down memory lane? Why not browse through the photographic record of all our Speakers since 1984 which is available at Meetings near Paddy's library table.