News from Todmorden U3A

  • November’s Monthly Meeting November 18, 2017

    Thursday 16 November 2017, 11:03pm. Greetings to all members; 123 members and 9 visitors attended on a bright winter’s afternoon. We were tight for space, but the refurbishment of Central Methodist ...

  • October’s Monthly Meeting October 21, 2017

    09:20, 20th October 2017. Good Morning. 109 members attended yesterday’s monthly meeting and were both enlightened and entertained by Sheila Antrobus and her presentation, ‘Check it, don’t Chuck it!’ There were more than ...

  • Greenwode to Gibson to National Trust October 17, 2017

    by Anthony Peter. On Thursday 21st September U3A Todmorden were lucky to secure the services of Trevor Moody, a National Trust volunteer speaker, to tell us about Gibson Mill and Hardcastle ...

  • September’s Monthly Meeting September 22, 2017

    7pm, 21st September Good Evening Fellow Members, I was asked by the committee to take over as Acting Chairman this month in the absence of both our Chairman, Ernie Rogan and our ...

  • August’s Monthly Meeting August 17, 2017

    8pm, 17th August Good evening members of U3A Todmorden! 104 members (including six new members) and seven visitors attended our Members’ meeting at the Central Methodist Church this afternoon. Because our Chairman was ...

  • July’s Monthly Meeting July 21, 2017

    Greetings to all members. We had 111 members, four visitors and four new members present at our AGM and I welcome the members who joined on the day. The committee ...

  • Bernard Lockett and Neil Smith enthral U3A Todmorden June 20, 2017

    by Anthony Peter. May and June have been musical months for U3A Todmorden. In May, members enjoyed the return of Bernard Lockett whose talk focused on the political and social satire ...

  • June’s Monthly Meeting June 18, 2017

    Report of Members’ Meeting – Thursday June 15th This is not the report of the Chairman, or even the Vice Chairman, as both are on holiday at present and so it ...

  • May’s Monthly Meeting May 21, 2017

    Greetings to all members. We had over 100 members attending again and I welcome the six new members who joined. Our visitors included two members from the “about to be ...

  • Taken the Mayor’s Day May 13, 2017

    U3A Chairman Ernie Rogan and Cllr Christine Potter, Mayor of Todmorden.

  • April’s Monthly Meeting April 24, 2017

    Greetings to all members. We had about 130 members attending, but only 88 signed in. It is a “Health and Safety” matter that members sign in for the meeting. I make ...

  • Professor Scott Scores a Euro-Hit April 20, 2017

    by Anthony Peter. Thursday, 20th April saw the return of Professor Derek Scott of Leeds University to Todmorden U3A. Last year we were treated to Orientalism in music; this time ...

  • Old Flames and Steamy Memories March 25, 2017

    by Anthony Peter Granville Dobson was U3A Todmorden’s Guest Speaker at our March meeting, standing in at short notice for the indisposed Alan Hemsworth, whom we had hoped would reveal The ...

  • March’s Monthly Meeting March 25, 2017

    Members’ meeting report, Thursday 16 March 2017. Greetings to all members. We had a good attendance of about 100 members. Gail gave her group report, which can be found on the website. Committee ...

  • February’s Monthly Meeting March 3, 2017

    Report of the Members’ meeting held on 16 February 2017 Greetings to all members. We had our best attendance ever with over 150 members at Central. In fact some were so ...