Daytrip to London – 12 April 2017

Pick up point is at 8:15am from the Civil Service Club, Tewkesbury Road, Uckington, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL51 9SL

Drop off points in London are:

  • Cromwell Road for the museums
  • Park Lane (near Marble Arch).

Return from Marble Arch area at 1800, stopping (on the opposite side) at Cromwell Road arriving back in Cheltenham approximately 2030 to 2100.

Cost of tickets:

CSSC Members – £6
Non CSSC Members – £8.50
Children aged 16 and under – £6

Tickets are limited

Closing date for entry is 29 March 2017.

Tickets to be purchased and payment to be made via

Harry Potter Daytrip – 10 June 2017

Dear All,

Thank you for your ideas and suggestions for events, please keep them coming!

One of the requests was a visit to the Warner Brothers Studio to visit the Harry Potter attraction.

Harry Potter

The Committee have organised an outing to the studios on Saturday 10th June 2017, with the tour booked at 12 noon.

Arrangements for the day

Coach will stop, depart, pick up and drop off passengers at the following pick up points:

  • 08.30  Civil Service Clubhouse, Tewkesbury Road, Uckington, Cheltenham, GL51 9SL
  • 09.00  Lister Buildings, Gloucester, GL1 1DH
  • 09.40  Beeches car park, Cirencester, GL7 1BW

We are booked into the 12.00 Tour and will leave the studios at 17.00 at the latest.

Price of trip (including return coach travel and entry ticket)

  • £35 for adults (members);
  • £27 for member’s children aged 5 to 15;
  • £47 for adults (non-members);
  • £37 for non-members children aged 5 to 15;
  • £10 for each child aged four and under with free entry into the event with each paying adult (children aged 4 and under will require a booster seat/car seat provided and fitted by parent/guardian);
  • £10 for careers (free entry if there is a paying adult or child).


We anticipate that this will be a popular outing.  Places are limited and will be allocated on a first come, first serve basis.

If you are interested in this event, please could you complete and return the form to

The CSSC team will be in contact to confirm if there are spaces available and to arrange payment (payment has to be made within seven days to secure booking).

Closing date for tickets will be 10th April 2017.

If you have any further queries about this event, please contact

February Newsletter

Hi everyone,

My name is Kelly Borrows and I am the new Social and Publicity Secretary for the Cotswold Area Civil Service Sports Association (CACSSA).

I am looking forward to developing the social side of the Association further, and am keen to seek any views or suggestions that you may have on the type of activities, events or tasters days you wish CACSSA to consider in the future. This is the first in a new series of Newsletters which I’m planning to send out monthly. If you have any suggestions, or wish to be involved further with the social committee, please could you email

What’s on in the next few months at the CACSSA clubhouse

Jazz liveOnce a month there is a live, Sunday Lunch-time Jazz session from 12.30pm until 3pm. The next one will be on 19th February, followed by 19th March. Come along to the Club and enjoy a meal while you relax and listen to some great Jazz! Tickets can be purchased on the door, and cost £3.00 for CSSC members and £5 for non-CSSC members.

70s discoA Disco is held at the Club on the first Friday of every month. Dates for the next few months are 3 March, 7 April, 5 May and 2 June. The disco starts at 8pm. Tickets can be purchased on the door and cost £4.00 for CSSC members and £5.00 for non-CSSC members.


poker chipsPoker takes place on Sunday nights from 6.30pm at the Clubhouse. The entry cost is £5.00 for CSSC members (due to licencing laws this event is only available to CSSC members).


If you are interested in any of the above events, and wish to purchase tickets, please ring 01242 680424 or pop into the clubhouse. Details of social events, sporting activities, membership benefits and function rooms available to hire can also be found at

Taster days, CASCCA events and CSSC Games

Taster days taking place in 2017 will shortly appear on the CSSC website.

CACSSA will shortly be organising a number of daytrips, including a daytrip to London. Details of future events will appear on the CACSSA website and in the next newsletter.

The next CSSC Games is taking place on 15 September 2017 at Loughborough University. Further information on activities available can be found of the CSSC website.

Discounts for local retailers/providers

If you know of any local retailers/providers who wish to offer their services and discounts to CSSC members, please encourage them to register their details at

It doesn’t cost the retailers/providers anything to put their deals on and they can decide what type of offers they wish to roll out to CSSC members via the MySavings+ platform.

Special Offer for CACSSA Members only (offer currently available until the end of June 2017)

For a limited period, we are able to offer you a rebate on the cost of the purchases below subject to the relevant terms being met:

10% rebate on the cost of a swimming ticket at a leisure centre (proof of purchase, name and membership number required). Keep your receipts and submit them in batches.

7.5% rebate on the cost of organising your own activity – e.g. paint balling, go-karting, theatre trip, golf day etc. (must be a minimum of six CSSC members participating. Proof of purchase, names and membership number are required).


If you wish to seek a rebate on either of the above activities, please send the relevant information to:

CACSSA (Civil Service Club),
Tewkesbury Road,
GL51 8SL

Kelly Borrows