Bakewell Area


What is happening in Bakewell Area U3A during February 2019

This newsletter is sent to all members of BU3A for whom we have an email address.

Lunch at Bakewell Golf Club

on Friday February 22nd at 12.30 p.m. This will be a hot fork buffet, price £14.95 including coffee and chocs.

Although it is arranged primarily to collect the balance payments from those taking part in the walking and discovery holidays at Selworthy 29 April – 3 May, we will be pleased to welcome others who would like to enjoy Justine's superb buffet amongst friends.

Please send payment of £14.95 per person (cheques payable to Bakewell U3A Walking Group) together with any dietary requirements to arrive by 8th February to

Pat Lewis, Shacklow, Mires Lane, Rowland, Bakewell DE45 1NP

At present, insufficient members have booked for the event to run. Just 4 extra bookings are needed, to help those who have booked to enjoy getting together (although more would be welcome).... Book now before it is too late!

Out & About Group

A new programme is out for the Group, including the following:

A Halle Orchestral concert on Saturday 16 February at Sheffield City Hall. We will leave early for this, as the concert will be preceded by a pre- concert meal in the City Hall ballroom. (Sorry, fully booked)


A few tickets remain for the second concert on Friday 8 March at 7.00, again in Sheffield City Hall.

The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra play works by Sibelious, Mozart, Vaughan Williams and Elgar.

Tickets for this concert, including coach travel, £ 34.

Details from Glyn and Lesley Peat 01629 650676 or

Gardens Group

Wednesday, 20 February, 2.30 for 3.00 pm. at the Medway Centre,.
Jack Swan will talk and show slides of flowers, wildlife and scenery in the Rockies.

Living with Deafness by Joyce Sutton O'Brien is available via the link on the right.