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
Tue Sep 15th
→Tue Sep 22nd
2020 GROUP HOLIDAY. DEPARTING SEPTEMBER 15TH 2020 FROM MANCHESTER AIRPORT FOR 7 NIGHTS ARRIVING BACK IN MANCHESTER SEPTEMBER 22ND.2020
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.

CONTACT VERA RIGBY 01457 873560
E MAIL verarigby@talktalk.net.
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
Criminology
Fri May 8th The meeting takes place 10.30 - 12.30pm. Cost £1
Discover & Dine
Thu Apr 23rd TOUR OF LIVERPOOL METROPOLITAN CATHEDRAL ( ROMAN CATHOLIC)
& TOUR OF PORT SUNLIGHT.

Please choose your lunch menu at the March Meeting
Thu May 28th VISIT TO THE TROLLEY BUS MUSEUM DONCASTER & GUIDED TOUR AT THE AMAZON WAREHOUSE DONCASTER
Details in February
. Payment in March

2 places available
Mon Jun 8th
→Fri Jun 12th
VISIT TO THE ISLE OF WIGHT

JUNE 8- 12TH

Fully booked

Reserve list available
Thu Jun 25th CARNFORTH STATION HERITAGE CENTRE ( of the film BRIEF ENCOUNTER fame) & guided tour of LEIGHTON HALL.
Details in March
Payment in April
Thu Jul 23rd NO VISIT IN JULY DUE TO HOLIDAYS
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.
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

This visit is now definitely going ahead. A deposit of £ 75 will be collected at the January meeting.
Pleases make your cheques payable to
Oldham & District U3A.
Fully booked Reserve list if interested.
MOTOS (Members on Their Own)
Thu Jul 16th GREAT YORKSHIRE SHOW
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

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

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