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Birds of Prey with Derek Tindall

Derek explained that he has been a practicing Falconer for over thirty years and has his own business showing his birds up and down the country at shows, clubs and to different organisations including care homes where they are very … Continue reading

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Weekend in Co. Durham.

We recently enjoyed a weekend staying at the Honest Lawyer hotel near Durham, where we were well fed and watered.  Our visits were to Ushaw Hall, Beamish Museum and Kynren, an ‘Epic Tale of England,’ probably the highlight of the … Continue reading

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Sheila Robinson’s Wing Walk

Last year Sheila Robinson did a Parachute Jump for her 80th Birthday in aid of a charity, this year she decided to go one better and do a Wing Walk in aid of the St Barnabas Hospice Care Support on … Continue reading

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Woodhall Spa Golf Lessons

You may recall seeing an ad on our website inviting West Wolds members to join Horncastle u3a members at Woodhall Spa Golf Club for lessons? Our Cath Whelan took up the offer and won the little match they had and … Continue reading

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Ground Force – U3A Style!

On Monday, 19th. August, 19 members of the Gardening Group arrived at the home of Mary, and the late Roger, Howes, in Middle Rasen. Mary and Roger bought this property with the intention of spending a great deal of time, … Continue reading

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Bridgewater Glass Trophy Tournament at Tealby Bowls Club Open Day

West Wolds U3A members Cathy Whelan and Keith Standen were runners up in the Bridgewater Glass Trophy Tournament at Tealby Bowls Club Open Day on 1st September-congratulations!

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Rifle Shooting Session 2

On 3rd September Sharon arranged a second session at the Rifle Shooting Club in Market Rasen. Tim and Keith of the club gave our members a morning to remember and they especially enjoyed the machine gun!

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Bubblecar Museum

On Saturday, August 17th members of the Car Enthusiast’s Club left Willingham Woods and travelled to visit The Bubblecar Museum at Langrick. The journey took us through Horncastle and lasted 45 minutes. On arrival we had refreshments before going through … Continue reading

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Ukulele Band – New Members

The band is looking for new members! We are a non-auditioning band, all that is required is a desire to play the ukulele. All U3A members are welcomed – from beginners to seasoned musicians. Sound Engineer – We are also … Continue reading

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Membership Renewal

This is a reminder that membership of West Wolds U3A is due for renewal at the beginning of September. If you haven’t already renewed and would like to continue to be a member, please complete a Membership Form so that … Continue reading

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Theatre Visits Planned

The following theatre visits have now been arranged and will be available for you to book places as from the September Monthly Meeting: Louth Riverhead Theatre: Count Dracula           Main Theatre       £9.50        … Continue reading

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4.5 Mile jungle walk around North Carlton and Scampton

On Wednesday 14th August an intrepid band of 7 walkers led by our fearless leader Sharon Rupp braved the jungles around North Carlton and Scampton, at times we had to hack our way through giant maize even though it was … Continue reading

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Lincoln Ghost Walks by Karen Crow

Standing before us was a tall, black cloaked woman; she had a very distinctive long, grey plait draped over one shoulder and an unnervingly solemn face, so the audience were immediately visually captivated and waiting with bated breath for her … Continue reading

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French for Beginners @ Louth

Louth U3A are running a 1 year French course for beginners to low intermediate level (A1-A2 of the CEFR) – according to demand and levels of previous knowledge. It will be held in a central Louth venue in the autumn … Continue reading

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2020 Diaries

At the September General Meeting  (12 Sept 19), I shall have a list available for members  wishing to purchase a 2020 U3A Diary. The cost will be £3.25 for each diary. Members are able to purchase diaries themselves via the  … Continue reading

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