Oldham & District

Events

Meetings are held on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 10.00 am at the Millennium Cultural Centre, Featherstall Road North, Oldham, OL9 6QB. The morning includes refreshments, a guest speaker and information on the various activities you may enjoy. You are very welcome to come along.


Dates for your Diary
Anything Goes
Wed Dec 30th
→Fri Jan 1st 2021
2020/21 NEW YEAR CELEBRATIONS.
3 NIGHTS DINNER, BED AND BREAKFAST AT "THE BEAUFORT PARK HOTEL" WALES.
INCLUDES TRANSPORT, AFTERNOON TEA ON NEW YEARS DAY. ENTERTAINMENT EACH EVENING.
DAY OUTING TO LLANDUDNO.
LIMITED SINGLE ROOMS AT NO SUPPLEMENT.
INCLUSIVE COST £359.
CONTACT VERA RIGBY. 01457 873560
verarigby@taltalk.net
Tue Sep 14th 2021
→Tue Sep 21st 2021
2021 GROUP HOLIDAY. DEPARTING SEPTEMBER 14TH 2021 FROM MANCHESTER AIRPORT FOR 7 NIGHTS ARRIVING BACK IN MANCHESTER SEPTEMBER 21ST 2021.
7 NIGHTS IN YOUR OWN EN SUITE ROOM AT THE 4 STAR BEST HOTELS SEMIRAMIS, PUERTO de la CRUZ. TENERIFE.
INCLUDES ALL BREAKFASTS, LUNCHES, DINNERS.FREE BAR OPEN 12HOURS A DAY. UNLIMITED TEA/COFFEE SERVED WITHIN THE HOTEL. WINE AND WATER WITH LUNCH AND DINNER.

DUE TO THE CORONA VIRUS AND THE UNCERTAINTY OF THE SITUATION FOR HOLIDAYS IN SEPTEMBER 2020 OUR GROUP HOLIDAY HAS NOW BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL SEPTEMBER 2021. THE HOLIDAY AS ABOVE WILL NOW DEPART ON SEPTEMBER 14TH 2021 RETURN ON SEPTEMBER 21ST 2021

CONTACT VERA RIGBY 01457 873560
E MAIL verarigby@talktalk.net.
Discover & Dine
Thu Jul 23rd NO VISIT IN JULY DUE TO HOLIDAYS.
DOUBTFUL IF HOLIDAYS WILL NOW TAKE PLACE BUT STILL NO VISIT DUE TO CORONAVIRUS
Thu Aug 27th Visit to WENTWORTH WOODHOUSE one of the largest houses in Europe. The ballroom scene in The Downton abbey was filmed here.
This will be followed by a visit to WENTWORTH Garden centre.
Details in May. Payment inJune.


MAY NOT BE POSSIBLE TO DO THIS VISIT DUE TO CORONAVIRUS.

WE WILL BE FOLLOWING U3A HEAD OFFICE GUIDE LINES.
Wed Nov 18th
→Fri Nov 20th
THURSFORD CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR
NOVEMBER 18th-20th.

In 2018 many of us enjoyed a visit to this Christmas spectacular. I am proposing to do this again in 2020. Because of it’s popularity I have to request tickets for this event well in advance.
The visit will be for 2 nights stay in Norwich. Bed breakfast and evening meals. Visits to
Nottingham Industrial Museum & Wollaton Hall on the outward journey.
Tour of Norwich Cathedral and Thursford Spectacular in the evening on the 2nd day
Tour of Coventry Transport museum on the return

Cost £280 single supplement £55

WE WILL HAVE TO WAIT FOR ADVISE ON WHETHER THIS VISIT WILL BE POSSIBLE. HOPEFULLY THINGS WILL BE UP AND RUNNING AGAIN BY THIS TIME.
I WILL UPDATE AS AND WHEN I HEAR ANYTHING.


Fully booked Reserve list if interested.
MOTOS (Members on Their Own)
Thu Jul 16th GREAT YORKSHIRE SHOW - CANCELLED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS
Coach to Harrogate
Entry to show
Horses, cattle, sheep
Art show with demonstrations
Cookery demonstrations
Forestry and woodworking demonstrations
Fashion show
Live music
Motor cycle display
and so much more
£41
Wed Aug 5th GRAND DAY OUT IN NOTTINGHAM - CANCELLED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS

Travel to Nottingham to board Princess River Cruises for a 2 hour cruise including 2 course hot lunch
Visit to National Justice Museum housed in the old Shire Hall and County Gaol.Guided tour of museum telling tales of Truth and Legend,meet and chat to past residents and time to view other exhibits independently

Depart Oldham 9.15, Lees 9.30
£41 per person
Thu Oct 8th

GRAND DAY OUT IN YORKSHIRE - CANCELLED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS

Visit to The World of James Herriot
Visit Thirsk Garden Centre for lunch {at own cost}
Visit York Birds of Prey. Flying displays, bird handling
Includes tea/coffee and a slice of cake

£29 per person

Ukulele
Wed Aug 26th Upcoming! Performance for the Parkinson's Society