Walking (Half Day – Wednesday) – August meeting

The August walk will be on Wednesday, 10th August and will start from the Dog & Gun Public House at Keyham at the normal start time if 10am.  The easiest route to Keyham is on the B6047 through the Langtons to the A47 – turn left at the junction and then take the first right, […]

Railway Exploration

The Railway Exploration Group meets at 10.30am on the third Wednesday of the month at the Bowling Club on Kettering Road and our next meeting will be on Wednesday, 17th August.   Recent meetings have included a field trip to the privately restored station at Lowesby, a visit to a fine local collection of railway […]

Family History – July meeting

We have NO meeting in August.  Our next meeting will be on 15th September at 10am at The Evangelical Church, Bath Street Market Harborough.  Our trip to the workhouse at Southwell was very informative and gave us a good insight into what being in the workhouse meant and I am sure there will be plenty […]

Belleplates

We are now on our summer break.  We start again on 7th September and will then meet weekly at 2pm at St. Nicholas Church, Little Bowden, Market Harborough.  Barbara, to whom the bells belonged has given them to SLU3A for the current group to use.  We had a lovely afternoon tea at Totties Teashop in […]

Papercraft and More – July meeting

We are enjoying our crafting together a couple of times a month.  In July we were given a box of crafting goodies for free and we all had a bundle to take home.  We will have fun using these freebies during August!  You are welcome to come along and join us, so for more information please contact me. […]

Creative Writing for Fun – September meeting

Usually we meet on the last Friday of the month, 2-4pm at St Nicholas Church, Little Bowden.  It’s a friendly group with varying degrees of skill, from beginners to the very experienced, and new members are always welcome.  Each month we read out our 500-600 word pieces and agree on a title for the following […]

Walking (All Day) – August meeting

The next walk, which will be led by Ian and Sharon Webb, is on Thursday, 25th August.  The walk is from Brigstock in Northamptonshire and will be approximately 8.75 miles long with minimal stiles and a pub stop in Stanion.  The walk will start from the front of The Olde Three Cocks pub on the […]

Walking (All Day) – July meeting

During our July walk we visited these picturesque villages in Rutland:  Ayston,  Ridlington (coffee break),  Belton (lunch at the Sun pub) and Wardley.  With one exception, the visit to Wardley was a first for the whole party.        Here we all are enjoying our refreshment stop:  

Singles Sunday Lunch (No 1) – July meeting

On Sunday, 24th July, eight members of Group 1 of the Singles Sunday Lunch Groups, met for Sunday lunch at The White Horse Inn in Stoke Albany.  This was a new venue for most of the Group but the atmosphere was excellent and the food really delicious.  A good time was enjoyed by all present. […]

Be a Meeter and Greeter!

Meeters & Greeters Our lovely Meeters and Greeters are on duty at our monthly general meetings to make sure everyone finds what they need; be it a coffee, a seat or maybe information on joining SLU3A or one of the interest groups.  This is a very important role, one which extends the hand of friendship […]