Newcastle

General History

  • Name of group: General History
  • The purpose of the group: In a friendly and sociable atmosphere, we discuss and present various/general subjects concerning history. These subjects can range from sport to films, space exploration to World War 1, Egypt to a significant historical figure or event. There is something for everyone where we can learn as individuals and from each other.
  • Venue: Room 2, Pink Lane
  • Days/times: the third Wednesday of each month at 2p.m.
  • Cost: £1 per meeting. This includes tea or coffee and biscuits.
  • In keeping with the U3A principle of self help and cooperative learning, members are encouraged to participate. Come and join in. Learn and have fun doing it!

On 21st August: we addressed 'The Peterloo Massacre'.
On 18th September: a member will give a presentation about his research into 'Tynemought Priory'

The main theme is 'Movers and Shakers'. We already have several presentations on our programme for 2019
Our next meeting dates

September 18th
October 16th

New members are always welcome. Please let Group Leader know if you would like to attend a meeting. To email follow the link at the top right of this page.DON'T miss the opportunity to attend another meeting!!
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