Tuesday Speaker meetings
Oct. 17 Roger Blaxall "Lost4Words" Roger worked in the NW Police for 18 years as a PR officer and journalist.
Nov 21 Anita Morris - A Life Therapist.
Dec 19 Christmas Meeting - Ticket required.
January 16th Vera Boyers. "Poetry & Music"
Vera reads from a selection of her own poetry, which is entertaining and amusing.
She also plays and sings music, and is a self taught pianist, violinist and ukulele player.
February 20th Ray Hines. "The Daniel Adamson Steamship"
The Danny was due to be scrapped in 2004, and was bought for Â£1.
She is now the only steamship built on the Mersey and still operational around the world.
March 20th Joanne Halliwell "Betsy the Scullery Maid"
Joanne arrives as Betsy in mop cap and clogs, and gives some scandalous gossip on what life is really like at 'the big 'ouse'.
April 17th Pete Turner "Through the eyes of a Magician"
Pete demonstrates how he overcomes scepticism about magic, by playing very clever mind games.
We discover that there is more to the art of perception than meets the eye!
June 19th Paul Isherwood "Recovery is Addictive"
Paul tells an inspirational story of a child brought up in Blackpool who becomes addicted to slot machines.
He completely changes his life around.
July 17th Shirley Crisp "British from the Bottom Up"
Shirley talks about the return of the British textile industry (underwear), and how it led her to Downing St.
Members of the U3A will never look at their underwear in the same way again!
August 21st Dennis Moore "The Joy of Stress"
Dennis looks at aspects of lifestyle management with a view to improving our health and wellbeing.
He does so in a light hearted and amusing way.
Members are welcome at the following socials, day trips and holidays, but pre-booking may be necessary. Some of these may be exclusive to the members of the group which is running the event, but contact group leaders/organisers for more details. The Meetings Calendar shows all regular group meetings as well as these and many more planned days out and holidays.
21 Gala-Vanters Bowness & Keswick
25 Theatre Slava’s Snow Show, Lowry
27/28 Var.Theatre "A Night to Remember"
11 Theatre Made in Dagenham, Southport
30 Theatre Crazy for you, Opera House
30 -2 Dec Holiday Cotswolds and Blenheim
02 Gala-Vanters Knaresborough Xmas Mkt
7 All Christmas Party DW Stadium
10 Theatre Carol Concert-Gorton monastery
14 All Christmas Lunch
18 Theatre Carols by Candlelight- Liverpool Philharmonic
19 All Christmas Meeting
22 Singles Christmas Lunch.
27 Theatre One for the Road, Southport
22 Holiday Menton Lemon Festival
6-11 Holiday Umbria & Tuscany
5-11 Holiday Shrewsbury
NW Regional Activities
There is more information about these events on the publicity desk at the Tuesday Speaker meeting and the Thursday coffee morning.
All details can be found on the website of the North West Region. This is available as a link from the ‘useful links’ page.