2018 Events


Salford U3A Events Programme 2018
19 January AGM, Social and Speaker Carla McBride St Ann’s Hospice
16 February Social and Speaker Judy Popley Trafford Park
 22 February Annual lunch Monton Sports & Cricket Club (£25) Please complete the booking form sent out with the December Chairman’s Newsletter and return to Ken and Janet Ball (0161 288 5860) by 2nd Feb 2018.
16 March Social and Speaker Dympna Gould From Henry V to the fun-loving criminals
20 April Social and Speaker Tiffany Stern Time for Shakespeare
03 May Spring Outing Liverpool Walker Art Gallery and Terracotta Warriors Exhibition at the World Museum.
18 May Social and Speaker Marjorie Holt The Beat goes on
15 June Social and Speaker Carol and Steve Robson Beat the Drum
20 July Social and Speaker Joe o’Neill Manchester Martyrs
02 August Summer Outing Derbyshire Stately Home and Garden visit to Renishaw Hall in Derbyshire
17 August Social and Speaker Neil Smith Have Guitar will Travel
21 September Social and Speaker Peter Mathot How safe is your car?
06/07 October Autumn weekend away Leicester weekend away, “King Richard III Pork Pie and a Beer” Includes a visit and demonstration at  Ye Olde Pork Pie Shoppe in Melton Mowbray, tour of Leicester Cathedral and King Richard III Visitor Centre.
19 October Social and Speaker Sue Ralph and Lynn Taylor Gorillas in misty Ruanda
16 November Social and Speaker Chandra Customs and Culture of Malaysia
21 December Christmas Social Quiz/Raffle



Salford U3A Events Programme 2017
20 January AGM, Social and Speaker Lesley Munro A Mother’s War
17 February Social and Speaker Anthony Poulton Smith The Origin of Place Names
23 February Annual lunch Monton Sports Club £25, Contact: Ken & Janet Ball kandjmball74@hotmail.com 0161-288-5860)
17 March Social and Speaker Anthony Burton The Dickens Industry
21 April Social and Speaker Paul Cook Afghanistan, Heroin and the Silk Road
4 May Day out Port Sunlight and Ness Gardens (see details above)
19 May Social and Speaker Hazel Walker & Marlene Walker History of Pendlebury Children’s Hospital
16 June Social and Speaker Gareth Hughes Citizen’s Advice
21 July Social and Speaker Brian Greene Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers
26 July Day Out Lancaster Castle and Canal trip (see details above)
18 August Social and Speaker Anne Ashton Remarkable Lancashire Women
15 September Social and Speaker Judith Atkinson I never knew that (about Salford)
30 Sept/1 October Weekend away Woburn Abbey and Bletchley Park (see details above)
20 October Social and Speaker Dr Michael Neville & Ian Johnstone History and Archaeology of Worsley see: http://www.salford.ac.uk/library/archives/worsley/history
17 November Social and Speaker Janet Raven Martin Origami Workshop
15 December Social Christmas Party


Salford U3A Events Programme 2016
15 January AGM, Social and Speaker Bill Newham Poems to Tickle Your Fancy
19 February Social and Speaker Michael Turner Art in the Garden
18 March Social and Speaker Judy Popley My Life at Granada
15 April Social and Speaker Brian Hallworth ‘Not through the front door’
28 April Annual lunch Worsley Golf Club, Monton  £22 (contact: Linda Weir linda517@btinternet.com) or tel: 0161-793-4730)
20 May Social and Speaker Marjorie Holt ‘An Offbeat Record’

Plus Book Sale. Please bring donation or contact Marjorie Gee on 0161-790-0919

17 June Social and Speaker Frederick Jones Oh What a Carry On Toastmaster
8 July 10am-1pm Open Day Venue: Eccles Gateway

All current and potential new members welcome

15 July Social and Speaker Brian Greene Andrew and His Amazing Technicolour Musicals
20 July Annual Day Out Ellesmere Boat Museum £15.50 cheques to Salford U3A (contact: Ken & Janet Ball kandjmball74@hotmail.com 0161-288-5860)
19 August Social and Speaker Harry Campbell Manchester Bombing
16 September Social and Speaker Donald Lodge My Lifetime as a Butler
12 October Day Out National Arboretum & Lichfield (contact: Ken & Janet Ball kandjmball74@hotmail.com 0161-288-5860)
21 October Social and Speaker Dennis Moore ‘Laughter is the Best Medicine’ plus 30th anniversary celebration.
18 November Social and Speaker Jacqueline Idden Christmas Decoration Demonstration
16 December Social Christmas Party