Meetings 2018

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 - Cancelled

January 15th
Post Christmas Social

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