Oldham & District

Discover & Dine

Visits organised by Norma and Ian Robson . Our aim is to explore the rich and diverse heritage of our region by visits to stately homes and other places of special interest on the 4th Thursday of the month; the visits usually include a meal.

Any suggestions for future trips would be most welcome!
Please contact Norma 01457 875744
Email by clicking on the blue bird, top right of this page.

Full details of the events listed below can be obtained at the monthly meetings held at The Millennium Centre . Featherstall Rd

TO ALL DISCOVERY AND DINE MEMBERS KEEP SAFE DURING THESE VERY DIFFICULT TIMES.

REMEMBER TO KEEP CONNECTED WITH ALL THE FRIENDS YOU HAVE MADE ON THESE EVENTS.

IF ANYONE NEEDS CONTACT DETAILS FOR A FRIEND PLEASE DON’T HESITATE TO PHONE OR EMAIL ME.

BEST WISHES

NORMA

Dates for your Diary
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.

Click on a picture below to see it full-size with more details.

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Bird Watching Board Games
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British History Cinema
Classic Cars Computers
Computers for Beginners Craft
Create and Chat Creative Writing
Criminology Dance
Discover & Dine Discussion
Drawing and Painting Family History
Flat Walking Flower Arranging
French -Beginners to Improvers Gardening
German Italian Beginners
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Midweek Lunch/Supper MOTOS (Members on Their Own)
Music Appreciation Photography
Play Reading & Drama Poetry
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Singing for Fun Spanish
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Theatre Transport&Industrial Heritage
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