Architecture


Activity

We are a friendly group of amateur enthusiasts and new members are always very welcome.

Where and when

We meet on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 2pm in the Lounge at the Congregational Church in Market Harborough.

Contact details

Colin Cohen 07973 348817, Geoff Woods 01858 468989   email: architecture@slu3a.org.uk


News

Architecture – January 2021

 Quite a few people contacted me to say that they had enjoyed the end of year quiz. I can honestly say that I wouldn’t have scored many points linking the architects to the correct building without a bit of help from Google. For the last couple of months I’ve been doing some research to prepare […]

Architecture – January 2021

Quite a few people contacted me to say that they had enjoyed the end of year quiz. I can honestly say that I wouldn’t have scored many points linking the architects to the correct building without a bit of help from Google. For the last couple of months I’ve been doing some research to prepare […]

Architecture – December 2020

Welcome to the eleventh instalment of the Virtual Architecture Group. Thank you for the feedback I’ve had in response to these messages. Please feel free to contact me if you have any suggestions about architecture related films, tv programmes or other material that might be of interest to the rest of the group. The theme […]

Annual Architecture Quiz 2020

At this time of year we’d usually be holding the annual SLU3A Architecture Group quiz, and no doubt you would have been getting excited about the prospects of winning both the solid gold cup and the acclaim of your fellow group members. Sadly we can’t meet face to face, so Geoff and I thought that the […]

Architecture – October 2020

Welcome to the ninth instalment of the Virtual Architecture Group. Thank you for the feedback I’ve had in response to these messages. Please feel free to contact me if you have any suggestions about architecture related films or tv programmes that might be of interest to the rest of the group. The theme last time […]

Architecture – September 2020

Welcome to the eighth instalment of the Virtual Architecture Group. Thank you for the feedback I’ve had in response to these messages. Please feel free to contact me if you have any suggestions about architecture related films or tv programmes that might be of interest to the rest of the group. The theme last time […]

Architecture – August 2020 

Welcome to the seventh instalment of the Virtual Architecture Group. Thank you for the feedback I’ve had in response to these messages. Please feel free to contact me if you have any suggestions about architecture related films or tv programmes that might be of interest to the rest of the group.  The theme this time […]

Architecture July 2020

Welcome to the fifth instalment of the Virtual Architecture Group. Answers to the quiz I hope you enjoyed the quiz.  You can see the answers here.   RIBA Collections The Royal Institute of British Architects acts as custodian for the British Architecture Library, and over 100,000 images are available to view online. One way to […]

Architecture – June 2020

Welcome to the fourth instalment of the Virtual Architecture Group As a change, I’d like to offer you a couple of sets of quiz questions.  The first round is called London Landmarks. There are ten photos of well known landmarks, and for each one the number of letters in each word of the name is […]

Architecture – May 2020

Welcome to the second instalment of the Virtual Architecture Group. I hope that you enjoyed the film “Proud City”. In case you missed it, the film is all about the damage done to London during the second world war and plans to rebuild the city, and includes quite a lot of footage of London landmarks […]