Ross on Wye & District


Regular monthly meetings with a guest speaker are held on the 3rd Monday of the month at the Larruperz Centre, Grammar School Close, Ross-on-Wye, HR9 7QD starting at 2.30pm. Visitors will be made very welcome at our Monthly Meetings and are asked to give a voluntary donation £2 (unless they join).

After the speaker there is an opportunity to ask questions, and catch up with friends. Please see below for a list of the Speakers.

Apart from the monthly meeting there are periodic outings to places of local interest or historic buildings. Details of these visits are announced at the monthly meetings. There is an additional cost for these outings. Please check our Outings page for information. More details will be available when known for all trips.

u3a Outings: Please note that no refunds will be given if cancellation is within 14 days of the outing unless you can find someone to take your place or there is no-one on the waiting list.

There is also a book stall, where books are recycled for a small cost.

Dates for your Diary
February 2024
Thu Feb 15th
→Sun Feb 25th
Otheru3a Photo Group 2, aka Waterpump Shutterbugs, photo exhibition in St Mary's Church. Group members will display photographic images of St Mary's Church and other favourite images from 15-25 Feb.
March 2024
Mon Mar 18thMeetingNigel Metcalfe: Piers of the Realm – An exploration of English and Welsh Seaside Pleasure Piers
April 2024
Mon Apr 15thMeetingBob Higgie: Waterworks Museum Hereford
May 2024
Mon May 20thMeetingGraham O'Connell: Beyond the Garden Gate
June 2024
Mon Jun 17thMeetingDr Jean Emberley: Forensic Pathology - using pollen to solve crimes
July 2024
Mon Jul 15thMeetingFiona Morrison: The Roses of No-Man’s Land - Nurses in World War One
August 2024
Mon Aug 19thMeetingNo meeting - summer break
September 2024
Mon Sep 16thMeetingJohn Butterworth: How the Stagecoach transformed our area
October 2024
Mon Oct 21stMeetingDr Javed Hashmeni: Wonders of the Silk Route
November 2024
Mon Nov 18thMeetingOpen Afternoon
December 2024
Mon Dec 9thMeetingPeter Gill: Musical satire of the 20th century
January 2025
Mon Jan 20thMeetingDorothy Nichols: details not yet fixed
February 2025
Mon Feb 17thMeetingAndrew de la Haye: Wild about roses
March 2025
Mon Mar 17thMeetingAndrew Gerrard: RNLI - the charity that saves lives at sea