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April 2022 - Groups with spaces available

Bridge - Tuesday afternoon 2-4 (Group Leader Phil Watts 01782 518158) For complete
beginners as well as those who have played before.
Acoustic Guitar - Monday afternoon (Group Leader Dave Boothroyd 01782 379092) For
people who know how to play and want to start up again. Mandolin too.
Singing for Pleasure – Thursday 10-11.30 (Group Leader Tony Myatt 01782 512773)
Pilates – Tuesday 9.15-10.15 (Group Leader Alison Farrall contact via Mavis Hancock
01782 513458)
Yoga - Monday 10-11.30 (Group Leader Muriel Dickens 01782 513769) Classes do not run
during school holiday periods so there will be no classes week beginning Monday 11th and 18th
June. )
Short Mat Bowls – Monday afternoon. Bowls are available for new players to borrow, and
people can learn as they play. (Group Leader Rose Holdcroft 01782 514367) Bowls also available
Tuesday and Thursday 10-12 and Friday afternoon
Photography 10 – 12 Friday. Currently off for Easter. Start again 29thApril (Group Leader
Barry Milner 01782 512869)

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Singing For Pleasure Entertain Members of The Biddulph Moor Evergreens Club

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On the 4th of November members of the Singing for Pleasure Group entertained members of the Biddulph Moor Evergreens Club, this being the singing groups first performance since the lockdown restrictions.
The varied programme commenced with a selection of Abba songs including Fernando and Dancing Queen followed by other popular songs including Love Letters in the Sand and Crazy sung by the Ladies
The performance ended with the Evergreen members joining in with a sing- a- long of Christmas Carrols.
All in all a very enjoyable afternoons entertainment.

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8 October ·
Happy Birthday to this lovely lady who is 90 years young today!!!
Doreen group photo Doreen Stubbs
Doreen is a founder member and Honorary Life President of Biddulph U3A. She has also been the leader of her badminton group from the outset, until the last few years. She has been an inspiration and given encouragement to her many members throughout her leadership. Her devotion and commitment to our U3A have been exemplary.
Doreen’s words to me today - ‘Barbara I wish I could still play!
I can still run but just can’t see the shuttle very well!’
The photos show this morning’s badminton group’s celebration and our thanks to Doreen, a very special lady
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Barbara Foster

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We’re on Facebook!

Oct 2021

Steve Powney has set up a Facebook group for all
members. About 65 members have joined so far, which
means there are lots of members who haven’t yet joined.
It’s easy if you use Facebook: search for Biddulph u3a and
click to join. There have been some lovely pictures,
comments and updates from various groups.