News from Todmorden U3A

  • Masterclass on Gilbert and Sullivan November 21, 2016

    by Anthony Peter. Though I am not knowledgeable enough to open this report with a Gilbert and Sullivan quotation, I am not so unappreciative of excellence as to fail to remark ...

  • October’s Monthly Meeting October 22, 2016

    Chairman’s report of the Members’ meeting, 20 October 2016. Greetings to all members. What an afternoon. 148 members and visitors attended on a warm autumnal day. We had nine new members join ...

  • September’s Monthly Meeting September 16, 2016

    Vice Chair’s report of the Members’ meeting, 15th September 2016. Greetings to all members. Two new members joined 87 other members and 11 visitors, on a ...

  • August’s Monthly Meeting August 26, 2016

    Chairman’s report members’ meeting 18 August 2016. Greetings to all members. Four new members joined 86 other members and 12 visitors, on a warm day, for ...

  • July’s Monthly Meeting August 26, 2016

    Chairman’s report members’ meeting 21 July 2016. Greetings to all members. 83 members and visitors decided not to top up on their Vitamin D and attended our July meeting. The first few minutes ...

  • June’s Monthly Meeting June 27, 2016

    Greetings. The AGM was organised excellently by Keith Coates, the outgoing Chairman, and Marion Kershaw was returned as Secretary, Dinah Kenworthy as Membership Secretary, and Ernie Rogan became Chairman, there ...

  • Newsletter, Summer 2016 May 29, 2016

    Here is the second issue of the Newsletter. Once again I must thank Jean Pearson for putting it together with assistance from Christine Richmond. Regards, Keith Coates (chairman)

  • May’s Monthly Meeting May 29, 2016

    We had another well attended meeting this afternoon. There were about 130 present, including 4 visitors. Our speaker was Gill Russell, who is the Chairman (the term they use rather than ...

  • April’s Monthly Meeting April 23, 2016

    On yet another glorious day 125 members and visitors were willing to forgo their gardening duties to attend our April meeting. 80 members renewed their subscriptions and I would like ...

  • March’s Monthly Meeting March 21, 2016

    Greetings to all. On a glorious St Patrick’s day 102 members and 10 visitors attended our March meeting. U3A Todmorden has now reached the milestone figure of 500 members, in just ...

  • February’s Monthly Meeting February 22, 2016

    Dear Members, We had another well attended meeting at Central Methodists on Thursday last, the 17th February; 122 members and 10 visitors were present. Five new members were recruited, bringing our ...

  • January’s Monthly Meeting January 27, 2016

    Dear Members We got off to a good start with a full house for our first meeting of 2016. There was a short talk from Daniel Jessop, Volunteer and Events Coordinator at ...

  • December’s Monthly Meeting December 28, 2015

    Dear Members On Thursday 17th December we had our last monthly meeting of 2015. It was, as all the year’s meetings have been, well attended. Refreshments, including the much appreciated “non-alcoholic punch”, ...

  • Newsletter, Winter 2015 November 23, 2015

    The first such publication since the early days of U3A Todmorden has just been completed. I am grateful to Jean Pearson and Christine Richmond for their work ...

  • Monthly Meeting: Did I See Marilyn? November 23, 2015

    Last Thursday’s meeting was again well attended in spite of the appalling weather. Our speaker was Allan Stuttard whose subject was advertised as “From Tod to Korea and Back. National ...