Category Archives: groups

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U3A Todmorden will be pleased to welcome members of other U3As to any of our Special Interest Group Meetings, providing that the attendance of such people does not take up a place which is wanted by one of our own members (eg when there is already a waiting list for that group) and providing they pay any fees applicable for such meetings (eg for rooom hire). Members of other U3As are also welcome to attend our monthly Members’ Meetings and will be signed in as guests.

Music Appreciation

Richard Pomfret; 01706 839115; richpomf@googlemail.com Alternate Tuesdays, 10.00am – midday, at Bridgeholme Cricket Club pavilion, Eastwood Usually the convenor chooses a theme, and provides CDs for the group to listen to and discuss. Typical themes have been ‘Mixing of old … Continue reading

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Lunch Club

Gisela Lea-McCann; 01422 843329; gleamccann@aol.com Please contact Gisela for information and you will then be sent details of the following month’s venue. Notice for Lunch Club members: The numbers of people attending have risen, so that we have between 12 and … Continue reading

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Social history

Alan Fowler; 01422 842828; alanfowler1944@btinternet.com 3rd Friday in the month, 10.15, TCRC room Social History Group will be discussing Walter Greenwood ‘s autobiography with reference to the ‘ Great War’ when he began working in a pawnbrokers . The group will … Continue reading

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Let’s go

Convenor: Linda Cook. Phone 01706 817254; or email here- Regular outings. Continue reading

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French Conversation

Anne Foster; 01706 814623; thefostershq@yahoo.co.uk 2.00.to 4.00pm, alternating between the Fire Station Community Room                                and the upstairs room in the Fielden Centre. Pease contact Anne. A smallish … Continue reading

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Creative Writing Group

Barbara Griffiths; 01706 876984; barbiegriff@gmail.com 2nd and 4th Thursdays, every month. 2.00 – 4.00pm, TCRC room. 2017 was very much a good year for the Creative Writing Group as we gained some new members who not only fitted into our … Continue reading

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Concert party

Rita Olley; 01706 819926; ritaandreg@todonline.co.uk Friday, 2.00 – 4.00pm, Various locations Do you like to “sing along” but never thought of joining a choir? Do you like to trip the light fantastic but thought you weren’t “strictly” material? Do you … Continue reading

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Practical Art

Wendy Coates; 01706 344821; coateswendy1@gmail.com and Mike Peace; michael_peace2@hotmail.com Alternate Fridays, 11.00am – 1.30pm, Fielden Centre We have had a busy year, with rising numbers in the group. We now have thirty two members and if everyone came one Friday, … Continue reading

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Art Appreciation / History

Mary Findon; 01706 814022; w.m.findon@btinternet.com 1st Thursday of the month, 2.00 – 3.30 pm, Fielden Centre Colony Art Gallery in Rochdale. The group was treated to some fantastic art and  the chance to talk to Anthony and Richard about the … Continue reading

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