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. Monthly Meeting Programme

After the speaker there is an opportunity to ask questions, take refreshments and catch up with friends.

Apart from the monthly meeting there are frequent 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.

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

Dates for your Diary
March 2019
Mon Mar 18thMeetingLarruperz Centre 2:30 PM

Alison Ferris

Deputy Warden of Charmouth Heritage Coast Centre - “Recent Fossil Finds of the Jurassic Coast”
Tue Mar 19thCotswold LinkBromyard U3A will host the Spring Half-yearly meeting and AGM at Upper Sapley Golf Club. Fran Walters from National Office will be the main speaker, with another on IT security.
Thu Mar 28thOutingAerospace Bristol and the M Shed

See the last Concorde to fly plus history of Bristol Aviation Company. Enjoy a hands-on flight through aviation history. Discover aeroplanes, helicopters, space rockets and satellites. There is even a plane designed to fit in the garage! Enjoy seeing the last Concorde to fly. Fascinating visit for all.
April 2019
Mon Apr 15thMeetingLarruperz Centre 2:30 PM

Penny Platt

Beauty of Japan”
May 2019
Mon May 20thMeetingLarruperz Centre 2:30 PM

Annual General Meeting:

John Butterworth

"Hitting the Headlines as a Newspaper Editor"
Thu May 23rdOutingCadbury World - Heritage Tour

This Tour is ideal for those interested in the history or Cadbury, Bournville and the Quaker ethics, as well as the chocolate! Take a trip down memory lane with the nostalgia tour.
June 2019
Mon Jun 17thMeetingLarruperz Centre 2:30 PM

Speaker tba

Co-op Estate Planning - “Tax, Care &Toyboys” A light-hearted talk – protecting family's nest egg, reducing burden of Inheritance Tax, stopping sideways inheritance, Lasting Powers of Attorney
July 2019
Mon Jul 15thOuting Summer Outing: The National Botanical Gardens of Wales and National Birds of Prey Centre

The Garden’s heritage comprises more than four thousand years of human history in which the communities that lived and worked here have managed the land, built homes and raised families all resulting in this fabulous historic landscape and the wonderful wildlife which it now supports.