From the Membership Secretary

Hi, I am Ian Webb and over the coming months, I will be assuming the role of Membership Secretary allowing David to concentrate on all the work involved in being the Treasurer. I will continue the same policy followed by David in the past by issuing only delicate reminders requesting payment of your membership renewal. […]

To all Group Leaders

Dear Group Leaders The Committee has been discussing the problem of groups which are currently full or nearly full. Some groups also have waiting lists of people wishing to join. In order to help the committee consider the best way to deal with the problem, it would be helpful if you could kindly provide us […]

Bridge (Tuesdays) – February

Our inaugural three round knockout bridge competition was won by Ann Wood and Mary Hill. The next one will be on February 20th at 10.00 prompt. Our February revision board is titled SQOT (Suit Quality Overcall Test). When opponents have opened the bidding you have three options: pass, double or overcall. The main purpose of […]

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SLU3A Singers – February

The New Year has started well and we are progressing with our rehearsals of Hip Hip Horatio. We are very pleased that a new member has joined us. We always welcome new members as the usual problems of people moving away etc. can make a big difference to our numbers. Luckily we have a strong […]

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Creative Writing for Fun – February

Topic for February 23rd                  –      ‘Can you not stay awake with me one hour?’ Limited spaces, new members still very welcome   Chris Mosley  01536 771258 email: mosleych@gmail.com

Digital Photography – February

Membership now closed but if interested do please make contact. The subjects for upcoming meetings are: February 16th:  Cold March 16th:    Photographic treasure hunt April 20th:      ‘Spring’ in Market Harborough. Chris Mosley  01536 771258  email: mosleych@gmail.com

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Bird Watching – February

After a rather stormy night leaving debris littered everywhere we were rather fortunate that our January morning at Sywell Country Park coincided with a spell of sunny, crisp weather before the rain returned in the afternoon! The morning got off to a good start with a few Siskin (pictured) and Goldfinch seen by the car […]

Network Quiz

Notice is hereby given of the Syston & District U3A Executive Committee’s intention to hold – for your entertainment and  amusement – A Grand Network U3A Quiz to be held on the evening of Tuesday, March 13th 2018 commencing at 7.00 pm sharp, at the Syston Bowling Club, Syston. In a spirit of generosity,  friendship […]

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Book Club 2 – January/February

The first meeting of Book Club 2 took place on Tuesday 9th January. We had happy discussions as to how we will choose books. Our first book to be read and discussed at the February meeting is “A Year of Marvellous Ways” by Sarah Winman. We already have a full house so look forward to […]

Walking (Half Day – Wednesday) – February

February’s 5 mile, circular walk on the 14th will start from Hanging Houghton and is being led by Helen Salisbury. The route will go towards Lamport, across the Brampton Valley Way and then join the Macmillan Way. There are no stiles but be prepared for some muddy sections! Leave Market Harborough going south on the […]