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U3A 2019 Diaries

The 2019 U3A diaries are now available. They can be ordered individually online from the national U3A website or via West Wolds U3A. In September I shall take orders [together with payment] for those members wishing to purchase via West … Continue reading

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Introduction to Beekeeping Event

Following the successful tour of Thornes Beehives in July, West Wolds U3A were offered the opportunity to attend an ‘Introduction to Beekeeping’ morning by Thornes own Apiarist Sasha. Due to holidays and clashes of dates, a select band of 8 … Continue reading

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Badminton Opportunity

Lincoln U3A Badminton Group is open to visitors. The group meets every Friday between 1.30 and 3.30 at Riseholme College on the Showground Campus. There are vacancies within their mixed ability group for anyone who has played Badminton before (not … Continue reading

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Tax, Care and Toy Boys

Tax, Care and Toy Boys or, future proofing your assets Chris Dingley is a solicitor/ legal practitioner who specifically deals with Wills and probate and, in less than an hour, he worked hard making us all mindful of some of … Continue reading

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HOLIDAY TO YORKSHIRE etc SEPTEMBER 18 – 20.

Due to a lady having to cancel her booking for this trip, she is offering it to anyone who would like to take her place, free of charge; everything has been paid for. Three days of visits, and two nights … Continue reading

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VISIT TO HITACHI TRAINS AND DARLINGTON LOCO BUILD AND MUSEUM.

Two places have arisen for this visit on Wednesday 22 August due to cancellation for health reasons.  Departure from Tesco Market Rasen at 07.30.  Cost £40 pp.  If interested please contact me and I will forward you the flyer with … Continue reading

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International Bomber Command Centre Visit – July 18th

On 18th July, about 47 members paid a visit to the new International Bomber Command Centre, on a hilltop overlooking the city of Lincoln, and with views of the Cathedral which had been a landmark during WWll for bombers returning … Continue reading

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Car Enthusiasts Run Out

The Car Enthusiasts Group had a run out on Tuesday 24th July. It isn’t essential to own anything special but just have an interest in cars. We met last September and it was the first opportunity since then when everyone … Continue reading

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Singing Together Group

WEST WOLDS U3A SINGING GROUP Are you interested in a monthly 50s, 60s, 70s Sing Song with other U3A members? Nothing too serious, just a chance to exercise our lungs and brain cells and remember our YOUTH! TO START AUTUMN … Continue reading

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Spilsby 10th Anniversary

10th Anniversary Open Day & Musical Extravaganza Friday 14th September 10 am – 4 pm, Franklin Hall, Spilsby Free Entry ~ Everybody Welcome U3A singers Ukulele Band, Turkish Dancers and Exhibitions Hot and cold food, tea & coffee Click here … Continue reading

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Meeting our Tiger by Kathleen and Chris Barnett

Kathleen began her talk by giving us some facts and figures about the tiger population which were extremely thought provoking. In the last 100 years, 95% of tigers have been wiped out; this is mainly due to habitat loss as … Continue reading

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June Newsletter Crossword Answers

If you want to see the answers to the Crossword Puzzle in the June Newsletter, click here…..

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Car Enthusiast Group

The Car Enthusiast Group will meet on Tuesday 24th July at 10am in the car park of The Blacksmith’s Arms Rothwell  LN7 6AZ. We will then drive over to The Old Tile Works in Barton-upon-Humber. Anyone with an interest in cars … Continue reading

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Bee Keeping Course

As a result of our enthusiastic group visit to Thornes Beehives they are offering half day beekeeping courses for £20 which will include refreshments. The course is for up to 6 people and if there is enough interest they will … Continue reading

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Visit to EH Thorne (Beehives) Ltd

On Tuesday 3rd July, thirty-three enquiring minds arrived at the head office of EH Thorne (Beehives) Ltd in Rand near Wragby for a conducted tour of the enterprise. Once ushered in to the restaurant area which doubled up as our … Continue reading

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