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SLU3A Singers – March

Rehearsals for Hip Hip Horatio are going well.The semi-chorus, coached by Christine, is rehearsing on the alternate Tuesdays. We are all looking forward to the concert in April.  Joy Swallow          Tel: 01858 462368

Local History – March

The age of coaching always conjures up a romantic image, but nothing could be further from the truth.  At our last meeting, Dr Len Holden gave us a fascinating insight into the rise and decline of the coaching trade in Market Harborough. On Tuesday 20 March, we will welcome Pat Perkins, who will be giving […]

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Walking (Half Day – Tuesday) – March Meeting

The next walk is on Tuesday 6th March at Billesdon. Please meet at 10.00 am at The Queens Head pub to order food. The walk is about 5.5 miles long over mainly grass fields and field roads and there are about four easy stiles. We will walk through Billesdon village then over some fields towards Frisby Farm. Then along Ashland’s Road. After […]

Gardens E.T.C.

SUNDAY 20th MAY 2018 ONE FAMILY… TWO HISTORIC ATTACTIONS. A JOINT VISIT TO SPETCHLEY PARK GARDENS AND BERKELEY CASTLE.   PRICE: £45  INCLUDES  GUIDED TOURS TO BOTH ATTRACTIONS, MORNING REFRESHMENTS,  PRE-BOOKED LUNCH and COACH   Upon arrival we have refreshments in the Old Laundry Tea Room, and have then a guided tour of the gardens-1 […]

Group Enablers Message

A very big Thank You to all of you who came along and supported the Open Morning. It was a great success. It was lovely to see so many of you and also the many new members who signed up on the day. Two brand new groups were there. A new “hands on “ Gardening […]

Harborough Hands on Gardening club

Join us for a fun interactive hands on Gardening club situated at the CUBE on Symington’s Rec. Bring the grandchildren and teach them the value of growing your own vegetables or the rewards of growing beautiful flowers. We meet every Thursday afternoon between 3.30 pm and 6.30pm this is a free club with free tea, […]

German Conversation – March

It’s almost Spring! And according to Tennyson “In the Spring a young man’s fancy lightly turns to thoughts of love”. Indeed last Spring one of our group found an engagement notice which proved that had happened to a Londoner, soberly named Edward Page.More exotic was his beloved’s name-Praxedis.His future in-laws were more complicated;Balthasar,Freiherr von Schnurbein,of […]

Bridge (Tuesday Morning) – March

Our March revision board is titled Bidding to the Fit. As we saw last month overcalling is very different from opening and so partner’s suit overcall requires a different response to an opening bid. When responding to an opening bid you and partner will try to describe the shape and strength of your hands to […]

Singles Sunday Lunch Group 3 – March

“Despite the difficulty trying to park in Great Bowden, twelve members of Group 3 of the Singles Sunday Lunch Groups met up at The Shoulder of Mutton pub and had a fantastic lunch, full of laughter, humour and anecdotes, whilst enjoying a really delicious and good value lunch. I think we all left with a […]

Wednesday Half Day Walking – March

Joy and Avril have plotted the walk for the 14th March. Meet at the red telephone box in Gumley, after considerate parking.  The walk is approximately 5.5 miles – some mud!, several small gates, about 4 stiles and one very hard to open gate plus lovely views. Bruce White