Bailgate

Monthly meetings and other activities

Trips with Lindsey U3A and Branston U3A details below

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

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

Bailgate Monthly Meetings 2019/20
16th April AGM

21st May Mark Walsh –My life on the Stage. A talk on 20 years in the entertainment business working with Danny La Rue and Dame June Whitfield.

18th June Christopher Brightmore – Who really killed JFK? Cancelled due to illness

Prue Chadderton – Cycle Cuba. The story of a charity bike ride.

16th July Steve Lovell – The peregrines of Lincoln Cathedral.

20th August Summer Social.

17th September Hazel Burnham – Glass Making including different techniques such as blowing and stained glass.

15th October Horace Liberty – The history of Liberty’s of London. Encompasses family history, social history and the decorative arts.

19th November Terry Nowell – The Bronte Family.

17th December Christmas Party.

21st January Christine Chapman – George Stubbs. Animal artist extraordinaire (and how he owes his success to Lincolnshire).

18th February To Be Arranged

17th March Baz Aveyard – William Watkins and Lincoln’s Victorian Façade.

Dates for your Diary
Outings
Tue Jun 25th Garden Group at Lindsey U3A, Welton are running a coach trip to Coton Manor Gardens in Northants, followed by a visit to Norwell nursery and garden where Andrew Ward will give a tour of the garden. Tuesday the 25th June leaving Welton Village Hall at 8.30am or Waitrose at 8.45am. Cost is £25.
Wed Sep 11th Visit to the National Arboretum on September 11th 2019. Pick up at Waitrose at 9am returning teatime. Cost is £10 per head and is open to spouses or non U3A members at £15.
Names to Pam Simpson please
Wed Nov 20th Branston U3A Visits Group are organising a coach trip to Chatsworth to see the Christmas decorations on Wednesday 20th November and would like to know if any of our members would be interested in joining them. Cost £35 includes the coach and entrance to the House.They could arrange a pick up point in Lincoln


If Interested contact Sue Morris sue@sjmtjm.myzen.co.uk