Thorpe Bay

Here & There

The Here and There Group was formed some six years ago to provide day trips for all members of U3A and is open to all current members. Programmes are drawn up throughout the year and announced at the monthly meetings, or by an email Newsheet.

Also details can be found at a table in the small lounge at the general meetings. The aim of the group is to offer interesting venues and visits to places of interest and members are invited to book their trips at the meetings.. Prices are kept as low as possible and shorter distances are offered so that the journeys are not too long or too far away.

The group aims to provide trips roughly once a month with the occasional coffee morning to catch up with as many members as possible. Over the past years the trips have included Backstage tours of London Theatres, Stately homes, National Trust and English Heritage sites. We are always trying to find new places to visit, but sometimes we revisit a place we have enjoyed before. There is always a Christmas trip in December, which has included the Thursford Christmas Show and an overnight Christmas outing on the Magellan at Tilbury. The group is co-run by Shirley Turner.

COVID-19. All trips cancelled until further Government advice.

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Bird Watching Book Club One
Book Club Three Book Club Two
Book Group Four Bridge Improvers
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Canasta & Rummikub Card Art
Casual Walking Chess & Draughts
Classical Music Colouring for Relaxation
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Cycling Group Family History
Film Group Flower Arranging
Foodie Group 1 Foodie Group 2
French for a Challenge French for Fun
French Improvers Gardening Group
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Jazz Appreciation & Big Band Dance Kalooki
Keep Fit & Tone Knit and Natter
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Local History Walking London Group 10
London Group 2 London Group 3
London Group 4 London Group 5
London Group 7 London Group 8
London Group 9 Mah Jong
Meet and Eat Luncheon Group Military History 1
Military History 2 Music Appreciation
News and Notices Opera
Photography Play Reading
Play the Guitar Psychology 1
Psychology 2 Psychology 3
Psychology 4 Psychology 5
Psychology 6 Quiz Group
Religions of the World Rummikub
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