Thirsk

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While we have Covid 19 movement restrictions Thirsk U3A members might find these services helpful.

Thirsk Community Works offer a shopping service to those self-isolating. They will also be happy to collect and deliver prescriptions to households.
For more information: 01845 524494

Bliss Café and Patisserie can deliver home cooked meals including soup, main meals and puddings such as crumbles; all frozen or cool.
For more information: Jacqui 07584 633669

H.LEE and Sons (butchers) although short staffed will try to deliver in Thirsk and Sowerby.
For more information: 01845 522113

Johnsons (butchers) deliver Tuesday and Thursday.
For more information: 01845 523212

Tesco has a shopping slot for 'matures' from 9-10am on Monday, Wednesday and Friday.

The Greengrocer delivers.
For more information: 01845 527899

Westgate fish and chips deliveries Mon-Thurs. 17.00-21.00; Fri,Sat 17.00-22.00
For more information: 07703 686774

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For a wide range of information on what's happening in and around Thirsk:

The Thirsk Tourist Information Centre issues a regular newsletter 'LOCAL EVENTS' with an on-line version available at
https:www.visitthirsk.org.uk/pages/whatson.php
You can now request to have the newsletter emailed twice-monthly. To sign up go to this web address -
https://www.visitthirsk.org.uk/pages/news:php

Click on the 'LINKS' page of our U3A website for quick access.

"It's been a strange ole time"
See attached the very helpful Yorkshire & Humber Newsletter for February 2021

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We had our first Zoom speaker in February. Paul Robbins gave us a most interesting and entertaining talk about Great British
Eccentrics. He has been in conversation with Margaret Graham and you can read about this in Frost Magazine. Follow on
www.frostmagazine.com/2021/02-search-for-great-british-eccentrics-paul-robbins-is-in-conversation-with-margaret-graham/