Bailgate

Monthly meetings and other activities

Trips with Lincoln U3A details to the right

Bailgate U3A's monthly meetings are held on the third Tuesday at 2.00pm at the Nightingale Rooms, Nettleham Road, Lincoln, doors open from 1:30pm for refreshments and social chat

Date Speaker Subject

Bailgate Speaker Programme 2018-19

Bailgate U3A Speaker Programme 2018/2019

May 15th
Civil War – Glyn Hughes
The impact of the Civil War on the local area

June 19th
Masters of Mirth – Mike Storr
A whimsical look at some music hall favourites

July 17th
The Golden Lyre of Ur – Jennifer Sturdy
The history of the Golden Lyre of Ur Project

August 21st
Invisible Imps – Chris Carr
Medicine and Folklore in the Middle Ages

September 18th
Rags to Riches – Sue Humphrey
The making of bank notes

October 16th
Watch the Wall my Darling!– Rod Fanthorpe
The intrigue and brutality of the heyday of smuggling on the Lincolnshire Coast
(a typical smuggling operation is reconstructed)

November 20th
Mary’s Meals – Sandra Longden
Mary’s Meals aims to provide one meal a day to chronically hungry children around the world

December 18th
Christmas Social

January 15th
On Safari to South Africa – Barbara Meyer
A journey to the Greater Kruger National Park and other South African game reserves

February 19th
The Chinese Cultural Revolution, Shanghai 1966 – Steve Marshall
An eye witness account

March 19th
Much Ado about Food – Sadie Hirst
Food history from Medieval and Tudor times
with kitchenalia, books, recipes, handouts and samples

April 16th
AGM

Dates for your Diary
Outings
Mon Nov 26th Trip to Christmas Spectacular, Thursford check pdf on the right for more details