Romsey & District


General Meetings are held (normally) at 10:30am on the 3rd Wednesday of each month at the Crosfield Hall, Romsey.

Attendance is free for U3A members but costs £2 for non-members.

PLEASE NOTE that all meetings are subject to late change due to the speaker's availability.

17 April General Meeting
There will be a talk by Ian Caskie about SS Great Britain.
This illustrated talk will describe the story of the world's first transatlantic liner launched in 1843 to her incredible salvage and re-launch in the 1970’s.

15 May Annual General Meeting
The AGM will be followed by a talk about the Countess Mountbatten Hospice covering the wide range of services and support for adults facing life limiting illnesses, their families and carers, respecting and encouraging individuality, dignity and self-esteem.

19 June General Meeting
The first manned landing on the moon took place on 20th July 1969, almost 50 years ago and there have been many stories claiming that it never really happened. This talk entitled "Debunking the Apollo Hoax" by Graham Bryant will examine the hoaxers’ claims and the facts.

17 July General Meeting
Talk by Philippe Lanoe entitled "Discovering France with Asterix".

21 August General Meeting
Talk by Dave Allport entitled "Trafalgar"

18 Sept General Meeting
Talk by Jenny Mallin entitled "A Grandmother's Legacy"

16 Oct General Meeting
Talk by Steve Hera entitled "Princes's Murderess Mistress"

20 Nov General Meeting"
Talk by Ben Cross entitled "British Alstroemeria and the UK cut flower industry". Alstroemeria are commonly called Peruvian, Inca or Parrot Lily and are native to South America.

18 Dec General Meeting
Talk by Brian Freeland entitled "A view from the wings"

Dates for your Diary
Monday 11th November, Crosfield Hall Annex 14.00 - 16.00
A talk and finger paint demonstration by the artist DAVE WHITE
known for his 'Animal Portraits' and 'Sea and Sky' Landscapes.
Visitors and new members welcome.
Contact JO 01794 514134 or GLENDA 01794 324886