AIVC Conference 2019
About Us ...

The Association of IVCs (AIVC) is a national network of independent social, sports and cultural groups throughout the UK.  The groups exist to provide social, recreational and cultural opportunities for students, graduates professionals and people with similar interests ... and have lots of fun doing it!


There are 40 groups in the UK with a total of around 3,200 members.

The AIVC (Association of IVC Clubs) is a small voluntary committee elected each year at the National AGM of the Association from Officers and observers from the member clubs.

The AIVC committee exists to provide advice and services to the member clubs and tries to help them co-operate and support each other in an effective manner.


The voluntary aIVC Committee provides the following facilities to the 40+ member clubs:

  • National and Local Web Sites.
  • Annual Inter-Club Conference and AGM.
  • Regional Inter-Club Gatherings and Workshops.
  • Inter-Club Events and Holidays.
  • Inter-Club Networking and News.
  • Club Statistics, Committee Guides and Member Information.
  • Training and Discussions Online.
  • Public Liability Insurance for Event Organisers.
  • Information and Advice to Clubs.
  • Advice on Meetup, FaceBook and other Social Media.


Inter-Club Events

At the end of this page is a diary of special National events organised by our club members throughout the UK.


If you want to go on any of these super national events ... remember, you must be a paid-up member of one of our clubs in order to join in the fun.


 

Upcoming Events - aIVC Inter-Club Diary

IMPERIAL WAR MUSEUM - WEEPING WINDOW
Saturday 10 November 2018
Last chance to see the touring poppies art installation before they retire to the IWM.Poppies: Weeping Window is a cascade comprising several thousand handmade ceramic poppies. The picture above is from the Tower of London courtesy of IWM website.I ...

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AIVC VIRTUAL COMMITTEE MEETING.
Monday 12 November 2018
This month’s AIVC Committee Meeting will be held within a Virtual Environment by exploiting technology, which reduces costs and more importantly enables the AIVC Committee to hold more regular meetings. Due to login requirements, only pre-book ...

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WALKING HOLIDAY IN MADEIRA
Thursday 22 November 2018 - Sun 2 December 2018
Walking/Sightseeing Holiday in Madeira Thursday 22nd November to Sunday 2nd December 2018 (provisional dates).  You can come for all or part of the time. We will be based in Madeira's Capital Funchal close to the old town where there are a larg ...

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XMAS PARTY - MY WHITE BEDROOM BAND, BUFFET & DISCO
Friday 23 November 2018
An Xmas party with My Whote Bedroom, buffet and disco. Subsidised for IVC members. ...

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XMAS PARTY - MY WHITE BEDROOM BAND, BUFFET & DISCO
Friday 23 November 2018
Have a great evening at our popular Xmas party - book early as it always sells out. From 7pm we will enjoy socialising to a musical background. At 8pm we will enjoy a great buffet.  Get there early to make sure you get your share - you know ho ...

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BIRMINGHAM IVC YORK WEEKEND
Friday 30 November 2018 - Mon 3 December 2018
the “York” weekend A Birmingham IVC event Friday 30th Nov to Monday 3rd Dec 2018 Rich in ancient history, York is the perfect holiday destination. Delve into the city's vibrant café culture, take time out to enjoy some of th ...

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BASINGSTOKE CARVERY DISCO XMAS PARTY NIGHT
Saturday 1 December 2018
THIS EVENT IS NOW FULLY BOOKED ... SORRY BUT WE WERE ONLY ABLE TO RESERVE ONE TABLE AT THE APOLLO THIS YEAR. We have decided to hold this years Basingstoke Friends Christmas Party in the Apollo Hotel at Aldermaston Roundabout on the Northern Ring R ...

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BIRMINGHAM IVC - NEW YEAR WEEKEND IN NANTWICH
Friday 4 January 2019
An invitation to join Birmingham IVC for it’s 2019 New Year Weekend Celebration at a grand country house hotel , in the glorious Cheshire countryside.A Grade II listed Victorian property, this hotell is a half-timbered country house that’ ...

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SWANAGE BLUES FESTIVAL
Friday 1 March 2019 - Mon 4 March 2019
A weekend at a great blues festival in Swanage. ...

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CHERRY BLOSSOM IN JAPAN
Wednesday 20 March 2019 - Wed 3 April 2019
SAVE THE DATES for this hoilday of a lifetime to Japan to experience the Hanami(Cherry blossom), cuisine, culture, wild life and scenery. ...

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A WEEK AT THE EDINBURGH FESTIVAL
Saturday 10 August 2019 - Sat 17 August 2019
Join us at the world's greatest entertainment festival. After a terrific week at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 we will return in 2019. We will stay in value for money, student accommodation close to the heart o ...

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