Hillingdon

Latest Monthly Meeting Notices

Monthly Notices April

This is a list of notices from the Monthly Meeting at the Winston Churchill Hall on Monday 9th April 2018.

Vice Chairman's Announcements:

The vice chairman, welcomed all members and new members to the April meeting.

National Announcements:

Summer school dates 31st July – 2nd August. Full information on London Region website.
London Region Music Day – Sat May 19th details gwen.wright@virgin.net

Group Notices:

Art: Group had a successful exhibition at Uxbridge library.

Concerts (Sunday):
Harvey sent details for 2018/2019 Autumn/Spring Season Sunday Concerts – 3pm Royal Festival Hall- for more details of the concerts see https://www.philharmonia.co.uk/concerts (costings with booking procedures will be in May Newsletter).

Interknit Groups 2 and 4: Groups have ceased as no leader but meet informally.

Historic Cycle Ride: Is a possible new group. One off event but more possible.

London Walk:
The next London walk will be Thursday 28th June 2018 entitled ‘The Suffragettes’- meeting at the St James' Park underground station at 10.45am. Cost £8 per member (increase due to a change in cost of the guides).

Opera:
Elizabeth Douglas announced updates will be in the next News Letter.

Rambles:

Date: Tuesday 15th May 2018
Time/Meet:11.00am at Camden Town Station on the Northern Line.
Walk:A 4 mile linear walk from Camden Town to Charlotte Street in the Fitzrovia area in the morning. This walk will pass the Victorian Villas in Prince Albert Road en route to the towpath of the Grand Union Canal. The walk will then be through Regents Park exploring its gardens and bird life before leaving the park to walk on to the Fitzrovia area.In the afternoon there will be the option to walk along the South Bank to London Bridge, for those wishing to do it.
Lunch:There are a variety of restaurants and pubs in the Charlotte Street area or if you wish to bring a packed lunch there is plenty of seating in Fitzroy Square.
Queries: Phone Alan

Russian: Group has stopped due to low membership, but hope to restart later in the year.

Theatre Visits:
Jill Rhodes announced that the Aylesbury trip was good but the sound at the venue was not up to standard.
Sonning visit is full with 7 on the waiting list.
She will be looking into a Theatre outing for Christmas.

Travel Experience: This new group has 20 names and hopes to start in May or June.

Other Announcements:

Portable Appliance Testing (PAT):
The Vice Chairman announced that all electrical equipment i.e.: leads, extension leads not just U3A assets but any personal equipment that is used at any of the venues used by U3A groups has to be tested.
Arrangement will be made for the testing to be done once this is arranged you will be advised.