West Pennine Villages

Invited speakers and social events

On the first Wednesday of every month we will invite outside speakers to talk on a wide variety of topics ranging from local history and international adventure, to interesting hobbies and expertise. Talks will normally be held in Withnell Fold Sports and Social Club, between 11-12 am, unless otherwise stated. All West Pennine Villages U3A members are welcome. There is a £2 admission charge and refreshments will be provided.

Details of the next social event:

Christmas is coming! Dec 4th 2019: Graham Green and Jane Stephens, quizmasters extraordinaires, get us into the festive spirit with a Christmas Quiz. Prizes galore and bonus points for the best Christmas jumper!


Please click on the following link to send a message to the Events Secretary.

Dates for your Diary
Wed Jan 1st 2020 No meeting
Wed Feb 5th 2020 Barry P Humphreys, heritage talks specialist, invites us to a nostalgic celebration of the The Traditional Great British Holiday (1930s -1960s)
Wed Mar 4th 2020 Dr David Hunt, South Ribble Museum Curator, continues our exploration of local village history in an illustrated talk of Local History from a Balloon