Quiz Report

Fourteen teams from the Leicestershire & Rutland Group of U3As took part in a highly successful, fun quiz evening yesterday, organised by SLU3A at the Conservative Club, Market Harborough.  Bob Morris was quiz master, taking team members through his 8 rounds of questions, encompassing his own take on life and sense of humour.  Homemade cake […]

Cup of coffee and biscuits

Coffee Tea & Biscuits

Many thanks to Rosemary, Pat, Jenny and Ann for serving us at our March meeting, and the kitchen was so neat and tidy when I returned, thank you again. As for all the others at the meeting, you really excelled yourselves by giving me names on the helpers board through to June and beyond.  I […]

Group Enabler – April

I am very pleased to report that we have three new groups. We have a new Table Tennis group that will meet on a Wednesday at the Leisure Centre from 2 till 4pm, starting 22nd May. We have a new French Group and also the Country Dancing Group whose next meeting will be on Tuesday […]

Membership Secretary – April

We are moving closer to the 01 May 2019, when all subscriptions should be paid. I would like to thank the 200 members who have already renewed, but there are still 800 subscriptions outstanding, so I look forward to hearing from those of you who have not yet paid. We are aware that there is […]


Chair – April

‘Mad March’ would seem to sum up my SLU3A month!  I am delighted to welcome on board two new Committee members, Louise Elsome who will be taking over as Group Enabler, and Martin Thom, Treasurer Elect.  Stuart Irons, too, will be joining us in June, handling all matters today with Premises and Accessibility.  All, of […]

Treasurer – April

Despite being told on numerous occasions that I have a way with words I find this, my final contribution as your Treasurer, a bit difficult to put together! So with little or nothing of a financial nature to say – my now available 2018/19 Annual Report covers everything I wish to convey – I am […]

Membership Secretary – March

We are now fully into the season for the payment of the Annual Subscriptions. Many thanks to the 65 members who have already paid. As we have previously mentioned in addition to paying by cheque or cash either at the monthly meeting or by post to myself, there are 2 further ways to pay, either […]


From the Chair – March

  I hope you have all been enjoying the sunny February days and the promise of spring to come.  Talking of new things, I am delighted to say that your Committee has introduced 2 new ways of paying membership renewals for 2019-20: by paying on line using your debit or credit card or by setting […]

Group Enabler – March

This month I have two new groups meeting for the first time. The Country Dance Group will have their first meeting on Tuesday 26th March at 2pm in the Jubilee Hall at the Congregational Hall and every 4th Tuesday after that. I am so pleased that 17 people expressed an interest in this. If you […]

Cup of coffee and biscuits

Coffee, tea & biscuits

Thank you Julia,  Iris , Ann & Ronnie for serving of tea , coffee & biscuits at our February meeting . However I am most disappointed that,  having sent the volunteers board around at the this meeting , out of 183 of you at the meeting only 1 lady entered her name , therefore unless […]