Mawdesley Villages

Forthcoming Events

Please see individual Group Web Pages for more details.

Dates for your Diary
May 2022
Mon May 23rdWalkingLong Walk

Ambleside 8 miles

Leaders: Wendy and David Tilston
Tue May 24thWalkingShort Walk - Lathom
4.5 miles
Leader: Joy Lofthouse
Thu May 26thPhilharmonic: Live MusicRachmaninov Piano Concerto No 2 (Brief Encounter)

Mendlessohn - Overture Ruy Blass
Rachmaninov - Piano Concerto No 2
Brahms - Symphony No 1

Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Conductor: Domingo Hindoyan
Pianist: Sergei Babayan

No need to say anything about this concert. 2 old favourites that together makes a very lovely and popular concert

Cost £40 (incl coach & tip)

Collections: Rufford 5:30 pm, Mawdesley 5:40pm, Parbold 5.50 pm

To book see Jenny at the Philharmonic Table (or Roger at the Treasurer's Table) at the Coffee Morning or email using the message link on this page.
Tue May 31stSocial GroupLlandudno or Bodnant Gardens for the Day

We drop off first in Llandudno for those of you who wish to spend time in this lovely town. The coach then goes on to Bodnant. At the end of the day the coach calls back at Llandudno to pick up the "Seasiders".

Cost for Llandudno only and for NT members going to Bodnant £14.00

Entrance to Bodnant Gardens for non NT members will be a further £13.30
June 2022
Wed Jun 1stWood CarvingThe Mawdesley U3A Woodcarvers will put on a showcase and demonstration of their work at the Community Morning on the 1st June.
Fri Jun 10thWalkingMedium walk

Burscough to Newburgh - Canal walk 6 miles with cafe break mid walk

Leader: Kate Williams
Fri Jun 17thWalkingLong Walk

Witton Weavers Way 2 - Tacklers Trail 9.5 miles

Leader: Kevin McGlone
Mon Jun 20thGardeningJohn Ball Lancashire Wildlife Trust

Talk on Wildflowers of Lancashire
Tue Jun 21stSocial GroupThe Royal Cheshire County Show

We will be taking bookings for this Event from
next Wednesday 20th April at the Community Morning.

If we book the tickets before the end of May
the cost will be £34.00

This is £10.00 cheaper than the normal price!
Thu Jun 23rdTheatreSinging in the Rain at the Empire in Liverpool

Thursday June 23rd at 7.30 pm

Price is £38.50 to include ticket, coach and driver’s tip.
Pickup times not confirmed yet.

Tickets will be on sale at the Community Morning on Wednesday February 9th
Sat Jun 25thGardeningArley Hall Garden Festival

Linked with the Watercolour Painting Group
Thu Jun 30thWalkingMedium Walk


Leader: Stephen Doyle
July 2022
Tue Jul 5thWalkingLong Walk

Grassington - 9 miles

Leader: Peter Harrand
Fri Jul 8thPhilharmonic: Live MusicJAZZ CONCERT - Black Friday Special
Jacqui Dankworth & Charlie Wood

Jacqui Dankworth is one of the UK's finest jazz vocalists and Charlie Wood (pianist-vocalist) has been immersed in jazz all of his life. They will be performing duets celebrating a century of song.

Booking has now started, so don't be late and miss out.
This concert is in the Philharmonic Music Room which is all on ground level.

Cost £28 (incl coach & tip)
Due to the high demand the price for all tickets is £28.

Collections: Rufford 6.00 pm, Mawdesley 6:10pm, Parbold 6:20 pm

To book see Jenny at the Philharmonic Table (or Roger at the Treasurer's Table) at the Coffee Morning or email using the message link on the Philharmonic Group page.
Thu Jul 14thWatercolour PaintingPatchings Art/Craft and Design Festival
Mon Jul 18thSocial GroupCartmel Races

A Wonderful Day Out.

Booking now at our table at the Community Morning.
Mon Jul 18thGardeningVisit to "Let's Grow Preston" Walled Garden in Ashton, Preston
Mon Jul 25thGardeningVisit to George Owen's Garden in Duxbury Chorley at 2.00 pm

This garden visit was cancelled last year and has now been rescheduled.
August 2022
Wed Aug 10thWalkingLong Walk

Skelmersdale Beacon. 9 miles

Leader: Jaki Higson
September 2022
Wed Sep 14thSpeakers CornerThe Hungarian Uprising and my escape to freedom

Dr Andrew Zsigmund
Thu Sep 15thShakespeareShakespeare trip to Stratford to see Richard lll

This trip is now fully booked
October 2022
Wed Oct 12thSpeakers CornerHow I became Lord Lieutenant without really trying

Dame Lorna Muirhead
November 2022
Fri Nov 4thWalkingLong Walk

Witton Weavers Way 3 - Beamers Trail 7 miles

Leader: Kevin McGlone
Wed Nov 9thSpeakers CornerThe History of Silver and Hallmarking

John Grevatt