Singles Sunday Lunch (No 1) – August meeting

After what seems to have been a very long summer where lunch numbers had dwindled because of holidays, illnesses, etc, we finally had fourteen members of Group 1 of the Singles Sunday Lunch Groups meeeting at the White Lion pub in North Kilworth on Sunday, 28th August.  Only one of our members had been unable […]

Annual Open Morning

Annual Open Morning. Please note that our general meeting on Monday, 10th October, sees the return of our ever-popular Open Morning, which gives members the opportunity to find out more about our interest groups, trips, etc, and to speak to the people who run them.  Do come along and explore the possibilities!  You could rekindle […]

Groups Co-ordinators’ Report – September

Do you play the piano?  If so, can you find time to provide occasional musical accompaniment to our Singing For Fun group?  It would be much appreciated.  Would you like to learn Italian?  Our new beginners group is about to get started! Please note that our general meeting on Monday, 10th October, sees the return […]

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Walking (All Day) – September meeting

The next walk, which will be led by Helen Salisbury and Joy Swallow, is on 29th September.  The walk will start from the Cross in Harringworth, north east Northamptonshire, at 10am.  Please car share as much as possible, as there is limited car parking available.  The walk will be approximately nine miles taking in Laxton […]

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Walking (Half Day – Thursday) – September meeting

Our next walk is on Thursday, 15th September, starting at 10am.  It will be from Welham to The Caudle and Thorpe Langton and the meeting point is the roadside outside the Church, near Weston Road.  The walk will cover about five miles and we plan to finish by 12.30pm.  Travelling from Market Harborough, Welham can […]

Singles Sunday Lunch (No 3) – August meeting

Owing to illness and holidays, only five members of Group 3 of the Singles Sunday Lunch Group got together for lunch on Sunday, 21st August.  Despite the small number they all enjoyed a delicious lunch at The Three Swans in Market Harborough with much stimulating conversation.  If you would like more information on this Group, […]

Local History – August meeting

On the afternoon of Tuesday, 16th August, thirty members of the Local History Group enjoyed an afternoon exploring the Holy Trinity Church in Rothwell, plus hearing a very informative talk by Bryan Doughty.  This beautiful Church has one of the finest crypts in the country, filled with bones and skulls (not for the fainthearted).  The […]

Scrabble for Fun – September meetings

Our meetings in September are on Wednesdays the 14th and 28th September at 10am and we meet in the Upper Room, St Nicholas Church, Little Bowden.  New members are welcome.  Betty Hudspith.

The Treasury Team – September ramblings

News from the Treasury Team   Our U3A 2017 Slimline diaries selling at £2 are flying off the shelves at an alarming rate, alarming that is for the many members whose diary reliance is paramount, but excellent news for the forever-good-humoured cash-orientated treasurer!  If you would like to make a reservation or a purchase, please […]