Become a member! We welcome members of all ages and backgrounds! There are four classes of membership:

  • Individual
  • Family (adult partners and children under 18 years living at the same address)
  • Unemployed
  • Patron

Patrons do not have voting rights but receive invitations to special events and free tickets to some performances. If you would like to become a member, please email the secretary at

Gift Aid If you are a tax payer MDG can recover an additional 25% of your subscription from HMRC under the Gift Aid scheme – there’s no additional cost to the member. If you’d like your membership fee to go further, just download the  Gift Aid Form and either return to the Patron Secretary or email to: