Author Archives: Brian Ward

Hi-Di-Hi at Louth Riverhead Theatre.

I have blocked off twenty seats for the performance on Wednesday 14 March, 7.30 pm.  Tickets cost £8.50 each.  This is a Louth Playgoers show. Booking Form will be available from the January Monthly Meeting onwards.  Travel by own car/car … Continue reading

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KEEP FIT GROUP LIMBER UP FOR LUNCH

To reward the group’s members for another season of hard work, a collective photo of those attending the final class of 2017 was taken recently.   After the class ended, they adjourned to partake of a light, healthy and calorie … Continue reading

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Swan Lake with the Russian State Ballet of Siberia

You will have seen the advertisement for the 2018 tour by this Company, in the recent Third Age Matters.  I have managed to reserve 19 seats for Swan Lake, on Wednesday 28 March 2018, Matinee performance, at the Victoria Theatre, … Continue reading

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Terry answers the Call of the Wild

West Wolds member Terry Francis has one of his digital photographs included on the 2018 BBC Countryfile Calendar.  OK, not on the front page, but in the collage of Highly Commended images which are included on the newly published Calendar.  … Continue reading

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An Evening with the Upstart Crow

Our most recent visit to the lovely Louth Riverhead Theatre found us for the first time sitting in the Studio, just as comfortable as the main auditorium but very intimate indeed – the players were almost standing on the toes … Continue reading

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To Bee or Not To Bee?

In 1913 Edgar Henry Thorne, a Wragby carpenter, was asked by local schoolmaster Mr. Mumby to make him a beehive.  So began the business of E.H.Thorne (Beehives) Ltd. which to this day thrives at Wragby, albeit now located in much … Continue reading

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Turkish Delight Dancers Woo the WI

Following in the footsteps of our now renowned Ukulele group, our Turkish Delight Desert Dancers recently went abroad to Nettleton to perform especially for the monthly meeting of the local WI.  Those attending the meeting were met at the door … Continue reading

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Louth Riverhead Theatre Visits

Two new shows have been booked for October and November this year.  See details on the Visits page.  Booking Forms will be available from the August Meeting.

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Updates to the planned Visits for this year and next!

Please go to the Visits Programme for this year to see latest updates, and planned visit to Holland in 2018.

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Are You a Crossword Puzzler?

Do you love doing crosswords?  Would you like to be a crossword compiler for the Quarterly magazine of your West Wolds U3A? They can be fiendish or fun, based on U3A subjects or based on anything world wide – just … Continue reading

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Theatre & Music Visits for the New Year

This previous Post (see below) has now been updated.

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THEATRE & MUSIC VISITS FOR NEW YEAR

The following will be available for you to book at the January Meeting: LOUTH RIVERHEAD THEATRE: Wednesday 12 April:                     The Lady in the Van  (Alan Bennett)  £8.50 pp Wednesday 17 … Continue reading

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North Yorkshire Moors & Coast visit, October 2016.

Well, we arrived back home last night one minute early, at 17.29 hours!  The weather had been mixed, but we went everywhere as planned, and I hope that everyone enjoyed at least part of the trip.  Solberge Hall Hotel looked … Continue reading

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Day Visit to Amsterdam or Rotterdam 15 May 2017

Attached is my ‘flyer’ for a day trip by P&O Ferries from Hull next May.  Their system for Group reservations is such that I cannot yet confirm we have places, or for how many people, so I am making the … Continue reading

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VISITS TO LOUTH RIVERHEAD THEATRE

I will pre-book blocks of twenty seats for a selection of shows at Louth Riverhead Theatre, these being ones which look like they will have a general appeal to our members.  Travel will be up to individuals, but as usual, … Continue reading

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