News from Todmorden U3A

  • Chairman’s Report October 2014 October 20, 2014

    Dear Members Last Thursday there was a record attendance of 136 (125 members and 11 visitors) for the monthly meeting . In addition we were pleased to welcome the Mayor of ...

  • Next meeting October 16th October 11, 2014

    The Mayor of Tod Michael Gill is coming…are you? Our next General Meeting is on Thursday ,October 16th, when the speaker will be Diana Monahan talking about ‘Canals in my life’. ...

  • From singing with Pavarotti to… October 9, 2014

    In addressing the September general meeting of Todmorden U3A, National U3A Chairman, Barbara Lewis, gave her audience a teaser. “I’m going to tell you three things about myself, two of ...

  • Chairman’s Report September 2014 September 22, 2014

    Dear Members We had busy day on Thursday with the Coffee Morning in the morning and General Meeting in the afternoon. Coffee Morning: see the video of coffee morning There were very impressive ...

  • Next meeting 18 Sept 2014 and coffee morning September 14, 2014

    General Meeting The next General Meeting is on Thursday, 18th September when the speaker will be U3A National Chairman, Barbara Lewis. The title of Barbara’s talk is “U3A and Me and ...

  • Chairman’s Report August 2014 August 23, 2014

    The guest speaker at Thursday’s meeting was Henrietta Bond who spoke about the problems of young people leaving care. Henrietta has spent many years studying and writing about the problems ...

  • Next meeting August 21st 2014 August 17, 2014

    The next General Meeting is on Thursday, August 21st when the speaker will be Henrietta Bond, talking about “No one to fall back on” –The plight of young people leaving ...

  • Crafty with it August 17, 2014

    U3A Todmorden isn’t just about monthly talks and the ever-popular Let’s Go group that tours the area and beyond. We also have more than twenty interest groups meeting regularly. Like the ...

  • Flight to Recovery: the work of Yorkshire Air Ambulance August 10, 2014

    Lynne Copley was a teacher in Huddersfield when someone rushed into the staff room one day to say a young student had been badly hurt. Rushing out, she found that ...

  • Global corruption: a talk to the World Affairs group July 31, 2014

    A gorgeously sunny afternoon in Todmorden (now how often can you say that?) didn’t deter U3A members from providing a full house at Roomfield Baptist Church for Laurence Cockcroft’s talk ...

  • Vulcan XH558 trip July 16, 2014

    Because of the on going flying programme, Ernie Rogan has only been able to arrange an autumn date for the visit. Thursday 9 October for the 11:00 presentation. Would interested members please ...

  • Life in La Serenissima July 2, 2014

    Members at the June general meeting of Todmorden U3A were treated to more than a glimpse of life in Venice for Kathryn Ogden, who winters there every year. Life in ...

  • Annual General Meeting 19 June 2014: Chairman’s report June 19, 2014

    Each month, at our members’ meetings, there have been comprehensive reports about current and future developments. These reports have also been circulated to our members either by email or through ...

  • Next meeting June 19th 2014 June 12, 2014

    Next Thursday – 19th June, 2014 – we will be holding our Annual General Meeting as you know and our guest speaker will be Kathryn Ogden who will give her ...

  • Blackwell House (Let’s Go) June 5, 2014

    43 members of U3A Todmorden Let’s Go group recently travelled to the Lake District to visit one of Britain’s finest Arts & Crafts houses, Blackwell House. The house was designed ...