Warrington

General Meetings

All members are welcome to come to our General Meetings. These are held at 2pm on the first Wednesday of most months at the Winmarleigh Rooms, Winmarleigh House, Winmarleigh Street, WA1 1NB.

There is usually a talk by an invited speaker. Afterwards there is a chance to socialise with other members over tea or coffee and biscuits, and to talk to group leaders.

See below for the details of the general meetings and any social events.

Special or irregular events organised by groups can be found on each individual group page.


Dates for your Diary
Meetings
Wed Sep 4th Enrolment from 1pm

This is your opportunity to talk to group leaders and to enrol for any groups you are interested in.

If you are not yet a member, you can join Warrington U3A here.

There is no speaker at this meeting.

Wed Oct 2nd Wing walking - Roger Devonside

Roger talks about the excitement and danger of wing walking and aerobatics.

Wed Nov 6th Victorian Women Poisoners - Angela Brabin

Angela introduces us to of the more lurid cases from the Victorian age.

Wed Dec 4th Underground Manchester - Keith Warrender

Keith explores the fascinating hidden world of underground Manchester.

Wed Feb 5th 2020 Physick, Pothecary or Chirurgeon? - Clare Moore

Uncovering Cheshire’s medical men and their work.

Wed Mar 4th 2020 The Sea Route to India - Fran Sandham

The explorer and travel writer follows the Sea route to India.

Wed Apr 1st 2020 American Presidents: Who, Why and When - Zoe Gibson

Zoe examines some of the more ‘interesting’ presidents from the history of the USA.

Wed May 6th 2020 Yesterday’s Antiques - Steve Terry

Steve explains the amusing perils and pitfalls of antique collecting/dealing.

Wed Jun 3rd 2020 AGM
and
talk by Kate Ellis

After our AGM, the award-winning crime writer will talk about her writing career and books.