News from Todmorden U3A

  • Super-cali-quite-fantastic! February 6, 2014

    At the January General Meeting of Todmorden U3A, Dr. Paul Whittaker OBE, Artistic Director, Music and the Deaf, was another speaker making a welcome return to address the U3A audience. ...

  • John Rylands’ eyes January 25, 2014

    Rain and hailstones greeted 43 members of u3a Todmorden’s let’s go group on their walking tour of Manchester recently. Members had an introductory talk in the Old Pump House engine ...

  • Chairman’s Report 16 January 2014 January 16, 2014

    What a wonderful afternoon we’ve had! Absolutely exceptional I would say! Our guest speaker – Dr Paul Whittaker, OBE – presented ‘More music to the ear – The Osmonds, The ...

  • Next meeting Thurs 16 January January 9, 2014

    Our next members’ monthly meeting takes place at 1.30 pm onwards on Thursday, 16th January, 2014, at the Central Methodist Hall, Todmorden. GUEST SPEAKER: Dr Paul Whittaker, OBE (Artistic Director ‘Music and the ...

  • Talk: Of Ladas and Quaid-e-Azam January 8, 2014

      Members having sampled the delicious non-alcoholic punch being served, the December Todmorden U3A general meeting opened with another Christmas treat. A delighted audience heard four string players from Todmorden Orchestra, ...

  • Chairman’s Report 19 December 2013 December 23, 2013

    Hi Everybody I am sending out this month’s report on behalf of our Chairman, Jean, who is currently indisposed and was unable to attend our December Members’ Meeting.  I’m sure you’ll ...

  • CREAM TEA AT THE MIDLAND December 2, 2013

    U3a Todmorden’s Let’s Go group visited the historic county town of Lancaster last month (November 2013). 52 members wandered the ancient streets, museums and the castle, formerly a prison. The ...

  • Talk: the age-old question November 27, 2013

    The Age Old Question, that was the title of the talk given at the November general meeting of Todmorden U3A. However, since the speaker was from the Institute of Advanced ...

  • Chairman’s Report 22 November 2013 November 22, 2013

    The main speaker yesterday was Ian Andrews of the Institute of Advanced Motorists. We also looked forward to our Christmas meeting, and our newly-published programme of meetings for the ...

  • Next meeting Thurs 21 November November 15, 2013

    Our next monthly members’ meeting will take place at 1.45 pm for refreshments and a chat before the meeting proper at 2 pm next Thursday, 21st November, 2013 at Central ...

  • Talk: Psychology and You October 23, 2013

    David Groves made a welcome return as a speaker at the October Todmorden U3A general meeting, giving part two of a talk entitled Psychology and You. By way of a ...

  • Chairmans Report October 17 2013 October 17, 2013

    The guest speaker today was David Groves, a retired lecturer in psychology, and it was a joy to welcome him back. 127 people came, and heard among other news ...

  • NO GHOSTS IN THE TOPIARY October 15, 2013 letsgo_levens_hall

    Another day of fine weather greeted 48 u3a Todmorden ‘Let’s Go’ members on their trip to Levens Hall…It’s the finest Elizabethan house in Cumbria

  • U3A PRESENTS MEMORIAL PLATE September 20, 2013 20 Sept 2013 John McNair plate presentation

    Jean Pearson, chairman of u3a todmorden presented a silver plate to todmorden high school in memory of John McNair. John was the founder and first chairman of u3a Todmorden.

  • Talk: Coming to Britain September 20, 2013 Jean Pearson with Richard & Chandra Law

    The membership of U3A Todmorden continues to grow to amazing levels. On the day of September’s meeting the earlier coffee morning attracted over 100 current members – and potential new ...