SLU3A Singers – September meeting

We are now on our customary summer break and our meetings will recommence on the second Tuesday in September.  We trust all our members will have an enjoyable summer and we look forward to seeing everyone, plus any new members, in September.  Joy Swallow.

Walking (Strollers) – August meeting

Our stroll on Friday, 11th August, will be approximately 3 miles from The White Horse Inn, Stoke Albany.  It is a circular walk also taking in the village of Wilbarston.  The pub is a delight and there are some fine views.  There is one stile.  Trousers should be worn, not shorts, as one of the […]

Cycling – June meeting

Thanks to John P, assisted by Terry, for organising the enjoyable June ride.  The lunch venue was quite novel and this was the first time we have had direction signs to our meeting point.  Has John set a precedent?  The next ride is on Friday, August 4th, meeting at The Queen’s Head, Saddington, at 1030am. […]

Aspects of History – June meeting

After enjoying Robert’s occasionally harrowing accounts of East Africa in the last days of colonial rule, we returned to older times in June when we looked at life in Mediaeval England.  Why not come along on a regular or occasional basis?  We next meet at 2.30pm on Thursday, 27th July, at St Nicholas Church, Little […]

Railway Exploration – July meeting

Our next meeting on 19th July will, subject to the weather, comprise a field trip to a place of local railway interest.  An alternative indoor programme will continue our study of other interesting railway topics.  Phil Danks.

Walking (Half Day – Thursday) – July meeting

Our next walk is on 20th July.  It will be from Tur Langton to Church Langton and Stonton Wyville, and will cover about 4.7 miles.  The start time is 10am and we should finish by 12.30pm.  The meeting point is the Church in Main Street, Tur Langton.  The route from Market Harborough is north on the B6047 Melton […]

Walking (Half Day – Wednesday) – July meeting

The July walk is on Wednesday, 12th July, and will commence from Creaton.  Meet at the entrance to the playing field on the corner of first right turn in Creaton (signposted to Cottesbrooke). Prior to this corner there are a number of small lay-bys on the left hand side, where you may be able to […]

Walking (Evening) – July meeting

The July evening walk will be on Thursday, 20th July, from Medbourne commencing at 7pm.  Please park on Main Street near the church or courteously around the village, but not in the pub car park.  Meet outside the church at the junction of Main Street and Hallaton Road.  We can go to the Neville Arms […]

Wine Tasting – June meeting

For once the weather was kind to us for our food and wine evening, and we were able to taste three different bottles of fizz outside before we sat down to delicious food, and three bottles of red and three of white.  As you can imagine it was an extremely jolly occasion.  Surprisingly, everybody did […]