Cute dresses

One of our members has used lots of offcuts to make these cute dresses.  We will store them here for the time being until items can be passed on to our contact in the UK for the Kasupe project in Malawi.

Helen Salisbury - Chair

From the Chair

As we slowly emerge from lockdown, it has been good to see a number of groups meeting up again, albeit outside, as well as others continuing to keep in touch using technology such as Zoom, WhatsApp and email.  We have now had 3 streamed monthly meetings, all with excellent turn outs and a small group of […]

Louise Elsome

Group Enabler

Despite the current Covid-19 regulations, many of our groups are finding ways to carry on regardless. From making music in carports, as The Music Workshop group has been doing, to sampling good wines al fresco, as enjoyed by the Wine Tasting group, our members are making the most of the late summer weather. Some of […]

Liz Brett

New members’ meeting

By now, in more normal times, we would have held a couple of New Members’ Coffee Mornings in the Lounge.  This year we’ve had to try something different.  So instead, everyone who had joined us since January, were invited to our very first New Members’ Zoom Meeting on Thursday 20th August. We were pleased to […]

Membership Secretary

I have finally been able to obtain a limited supply of 2021 U3A Diaries that will be available for sale to our Membership from the 15th September 2020 onwards. The cost will be £3.50 including postage. These can be purchased by contacting me on 01858 440851 and paying using either a Debit or Credit Card or by […]

Tennis – September 2020

We have welcomed 4 new members since restarting after the break, and continue to play friendly mixed doubles every Thursday at 10.00 a.m at the Market Harborough Tennis Club Courts at Great Bowden.  Rita Moth Tel: 01858 432275

National Theatre

Architecture – September

Architecture 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 […]

Kevin’s Catch Phrase Answers

Here are the answers to the Chatch Phrase quiz: 1 Going round in circles 2. By and large 3. Back in 5 minutes 4. Pay through the nose 5. Kiss & Make up 6. Afternoon tea 7. Hole in one 8. A white elephant 9. Split second timing 10. All for one, one for all […]

Cuppa in the park

Several members enjoyed a cuppa in Welland Park (and a delicious flapjack!).  We had not met up for 6 months and had lots to chat about.  We’re hoping to fit in a few more visits while the weather holds.  WhatsApp is great for planning these events.