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REMS Christmas Lunch 2018

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12:00 – 15:00 11 Dec 2018
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Demartino's Restaurant, 196-198 Great Portland Street, London, Greater London, United Kingdom, W1W 5QF

This event has been organised by Hugh Deighton and Tony Colclough

Description This time of year members’ thoughts turn to the annual REMS Christmas Lunch. This is our midwinter feast and an opportunity to gather strength for the festive season ahead and the new programme of events to come in 2019. This year we are going Italian at demartino's near the old IOP HQ in Portland Place


The Menu:  Demartino's Christmas Menu 2018


  • Barrata, baby leeks, cherry tomatoes & pine nuts served with a pesto sauce & truffle oil
  • Chargrilled Octopus with cream of pumpkin sauce and chillies
  • Fresh warm Asparagus with Parma ham and poached egg


  • Roast Fillet of Lamb, cream of parsnips with a rosemary and red wine reduction, served with seasonal vegetables
  • Flame grilled Halibut with olive oil, chillies and lemon juice, served with seasonal vegetables
  • Ravioli filled with mushrooms and truffles, served with prosecco cream sauce


  • Chef's Italian Chocolate Log
  • Lemon Sorbet
  • Mango Cheesecake


 Where and when to meet: Gather at the restaurant from 12:00 for drinks. Lunch at 13:00.

 Getting there:  Nearest tube stations: Great Portland St Station served by the Metropolitan, Circle and Waterloo & City lines. Regent's Park Station on the Bakerloo line.



12:00 – 13:00       Assemble in the restaurant for drinks

13:00                    Lunch is served

Size of party:  The maximum number of places available is 30. As always, book early to avoid disappointment.

Cost: £30.00 per head, Wine and gratuities included.

Contacts: Before the day, contact tonycolclough@outlook.com or 020 8398 0766

On the day contact Tony Colclough on 07930 171 307.

Late arrivals: Use above mobile numbers and seek directions.



You can pay either by cheque (preferred) or by bank transfer.  It is possible to pay for several places on one transaction.

Cheque:  make your cheque payable to The Institute of Physics (not IOP) and send them to:

Tony Colclough (REMS)

34 Sugden Road

Thames Ditton

Surrey KT7 0AE

*** Please annotate the rears of your cheques with:  REMS, Event title; event date.

If you are paying for several events with one cheque, please write them all.


Bank transfer: IOP Bank details are as follows:

Account Name:                 Institute of Physics (GBP)

Sort Code:                         40-14-13

Account Number:             82403552

Bank Name:                      HSBC Bank plc

Bank Address                   62 George White Street, Cabot Circus, Bristol BS1 3BA

BIC:                                    MIDLGB22

IBAN:                                 GB15MIDL. 40141382403552


*** Please enter a reference with the transfer as follows:  REMS EVENT ddmmyy  

Where  ddmmyy is the date of the event (first event if you are paying for several)


Organised by: Hugh Deighton and Tony Colclough for the Retired Members' Section of the London & South East Branch of the IOP

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Demartino's Restaurant, 196-198 Great Portland Street, London, Greater London, United Kingdom, W1W 5QF
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12:00 – 15:00 11 Dec 2018

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