We are holding a Coffee Morning at Taylors in Tavistock on Thursday 2nd August at 10.30am. If you would like to come along for a chat and a catch up with fellow members, please let Jean Thompson know in advance so that Taylors can cater for us.
‘We the Curious’ – Bristol Science Centre – Thursday 20th September On a journey through the biology, chemistry and psychology of our amazing brains. Workshops, a show and welcome refreshments with admission to the two floors of exhibits. 10.30am to 5.15pm. £20. Unravelling the Whitworth – Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester – Thursday 4th October A […]
The Velvet-gloved Chancellor by Richard Byrn Members of West Dartmoor U3A welcomed Richard Byrn, one of their own, who gave a talk on Angela Merkel, “The Velvet-gloved Chancellor”, at their June meeting. Richard, who formerly taught German at Leeds University, has a depth of knowledge and understanding of German history and an appreciation of its […]
On Monday 25th June, the Walking Group enjoyed a delicious cream tea after their walk in Bude. The long walkers took off on their hike via Widemouth Bay while the Amblers rambled more slowly along the canal and into Bude. Both groups joined together at 2.30pm to enjoy ginger scones with honey and cream as […]
The trip to the Minack theatre on June 26 provided all these, and much more. It was a glorious day, the A30 wasn’t TOO crowded, and the sea as a backdrop to the performance glistened a deep blue; the only drawback – no dolphins! The adaptation of Jane Austen’s ‘Sense and Sensibility’ was fast moving […]
All U3A’s are only as successful and lively as their members. Have you an interest or hobby that you would like to share with other members? Could you start or lead a new group? You do not have to be an expert – just have enthusiasm. Short courses of a few weeks or months are very […]