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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A Message from our Chairman

Another year is upon us and like all of you, I am wondering what it has in store for us. The weather at the moment is not being very kind to us but I, for one, am looking forward the “blue skies “ that are created for me by SLU3A. The friendship and camaraderie that […]

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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:

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:


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 […]

Transport Group – February

The Transport Group meets at the Little Bowden Bowls Club, Kettering Rd, Market Harborough, on the first Wednesday of the month from 10am until noon. The next meeting will take place on Wednesday 7th of March when Jim Callcutt will be presenting a talk on the surprising history of Crossley Motors. New members are always […]