IRRV West Midlands Association Dinner Dance, Saturday 7 February 2015

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IRRV West Midlands Association Dinner Dance, Saturday 7 February 2015

The IRRV West Midlands Association’s annual dinner dance is being held at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry on Saturday 7 February 2015.

Our last event there was a great success, and we are looking forward to another great evening this year. If you decide to come, you can look forward to great food, great company and dancing till 1 in the morning.

An added bonus is that there’s a casino on site for those of you who like the occasional flutter!

For more details of the event, click here.

For the booking form, and details of how to book overnight accommodation at a special reduced rate, click here.

If you intend to come, please e-mail us at irrvwma@googlemail.com and complete and return the booking form as soon as possible.

If your organisation would like to sponsor the event and has not yet indicated a wish to do so, please let us know.

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