Bridge (Tuesdays) – April

Our Easter duplicate (8 pairs – 12 boards) competition is on April 3rd at 10.00 (prompt). Our next two free and easy mornings with a choice between ordinary or Chicago rubber bridge are on April 24th and May 1st. Our April revision board is titled bidding 1NT as an Overcall. Providing you and your partner […]

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Walking (Half Day – Tuesday) – April Meeting

The next walk will be on Tuesday 3rd April. Please meet at 10.00 am at Kibworth Golf Club LE8 OLP  to order food. There is a two mains for £10 menu. This easy walk is over the golf course and grass fields, along tracks, a quiet lane and  back along pavements to Kibworth. Please let […]

Ukulele – April

Ukulele Group / Strictly Ukuleles Meeting: fortnightly Tues pm Methodist Church Our sessions in March have featured songs suggested by two of our playing members. Their choices included some 1930s ballads, 50s skiffle, and 60s pop, plus country, rock, gospel, and Irish folk. Great selections. Hope you enjoy our performance at the April Monthly Meeting. […]

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What is Beacon?

What is Beacon? You may have heard this word used by your Group Leaders recently. What is it? Simply, it is a membership recording system designed by U3A members for U3As and supported by the U3A. One of the reasons we have introduced this is because all data is encrypted and stored securely*. The decision […]

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Walking (All Day) – April

The next walk, which will be led by Maryan Richardson, will be on 26th April starting from Swithland Wood (South) car park. The car park is on the right, off the road from Cropston, after the reservoir – Roecliffe Road – a short distance from Hall Gates Car Park Post Code LE12 8TN. The quickest […]

Music Appreciation (Tuesday) – April

We meet on the third Tuesday of each month at 5 Holdenby Close, MH, at 10am. In March we heard a selection of music composed by J S Bach(1685-1750) and his four sons, Wilhelm Friedemann(1710-1784), Carl Philipp Emanuel(1714-1788), Johann Christian Friedrich((1732-1795) and Johann Christian(1735-1782). What a family and what talent! Our next meeting is on […]

Architecture – April

We meet on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 2.00pm in the Lounge at the Congregational Church. Our next meeting will be on Tuesday 25 April when Dudley, will give a talk entitled ‘Kings Cross Station and its environs’. New members are always very welcome. Please contact me if you are interested in joining […]

Wednesday Half Day Walking – April

April’s walk is on the 11th, lead by Mike and Caralyn Aldwinckle, from Tugby. Please meet for the usual 10.00am start on the corner of Chapel Lane and Main Street, 100 mtrs. down from green in centre of village (close to Fox and Hounds pub). Bruce White [wp_geo_map]

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Walking (Half day Third Thursday) – April

Our next walk on the 19th April will be from the Horse & Jockey in Manton, the village 3 miles beyond Uppingham on the A6003 (an attractive 40 minutes drive from Market Harborough). Chris Mosley is leading. After the long and big dip in the A6003 you enter a 40 mph area at the top […]