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“I’ll Put My Mind to Anything”

U3A Todmorden heard a cracking talk from Allan Shalks on Thursday, June 21st. Enigmatically titled ‘My Interesting Life’, that’s just what it turned out to be. Inspired by his grandchildren urging him to write an autobiography, Allan has started his … Continue reading

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Happy 10th Anniversary, U3A Todmorden!

On Thursday, May 17th, U3A Todmorden met to celebrate the 10th anniversary of its first members’ monthly meeting. We were honoured by the attendance of Cllr Christine Potter, Mayor of Todmorden, and her consort, and representatives from our U3A cluster … Continue reading

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April’s monthly meeting

Members meeting 19 April 2018. Greetings to all members. A sweltering day and the committee expected a smaller than usual attendance. However 132 members and visitors gave up gardening duties to attend. Of these 103 paid their subscriptions by cash … Continue reading

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Report on Let’s Go trip to Massom Mill. Matlock. 2017

Our first trip of our 2017 season was to Arkwright Massom Mill in Matlock. 53 hungry souls descended on the café, arriving at lunchtime. The staff were surprised by our later than expected arrival, but coped admirably. Having refreshed themselves … Continue reading

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Report on the Let’s Go trip to Blist Hill 11 July 2017.

Ernie Rogan What a day !! Continuous heavy rain, traffic jams in both directions, but were the members downhearted ?  The “village” of Blist Hill is a living museum, close to Ironbridge and the origins of the Industrial Revolution. Although … Continue reading

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