Transport Group – April & May meetings

The Transport group meets at the Little Bowden Bowling Club, Kettering Road, Market Harborough, on the first Wednesday of the month from 10am until noon.  The next meeting will take place on Wednesday, 5th of April, when Alan Tuck will be presenting a talk entitled ‘Dakota/DC3/C47’. The May meeting will take place on Wednesday, 3rd […]

Railway Exploration – March meeting

The Railway Exploration group meets at 1030am on the third Wednesday of the month at the Bowling Club on Kettering Road.  At our last meeting, guest speaker Elaine Scarlett provided us with a social, historical and family perspective on the 1892 fatal railway accident at Melton Mowbray.  Our March 15th meeting will look at life […]

Italian (Beginners)

The group is now learning how to ask for things in shops and cafes and also asking directions.  We have been using simple town plans to do this in order to get from A to B.  We are surprising ourselves with how much we are remembering and how far we have come since October.  Thank […]

Music Appreciation (Friday) – February meeting

At our February meeting we listened to ballet music featured in the Operas of Carl Maria Weber, Amilcare Ponchielli and Giuseppe Verdi.  These were added to the performances usually after the third act of a four act opera and, in most instances, bore no relation the the content of of the operas concerned.  We also […]

SLU3A Singers

We meet on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of the month in the lounge at the Congregational Church from 10.15 am to 12 noon.  Recently we have been unfortunate in losing some members to ill health etc. and we would love to welcome anyone who would like to sing with us.  We are a friendly […]

Cycling – April meeting

Bruce and Maryan are leading the April ride.  Please meet at The Stag at Maidwell on Friday, 7th April, at the usual time of 10.30 to 10.45 am.  We shall need to order our lunch before we set off.  As in March, you will need your lights as the route takes us through the Kelmarsh […]