Whickham & District


We have regular monthly general meetings on the 2nd Wednesday of each month, starting a 2pm finishing about 4pm. A variety of speakers give presentations on various talks. Occasional social events also take place.

There are many 'one off events' that have been arranged by the members of Whickham and District U3A but also working in connection with other U3A's in our area. We also work with other agencies in the area.

Dates for your Diary
Mon Feb 24th 2020 Visit to the Mayor's Parlour and Council Chambers Gateshead Civic Centre
On February Monday 24th 2020 at 10.30 a visit has been arranged to listen to the history of the Mayoral Robes and Chains, given by the Mace Bearer. The Mayor will also attend if able. A private room in Bewick's Restaurant has been booked if people would like to stay for lunch. Cost of the tour is FREE you only pay for your lunch, of which there is a great selection. Please contact Cecilia on 07881768301 or email ceccou@hotmail.co.uk for further details/booking
Fri Jul 24th 2020
→Sat Jul 25th 2020
PRUDHOE AND DISTRICT U3A have organised an overnight visit to RHS Show Tatton Park, Cheshire, with a visit to Hebden Bridge on the way down. Staying at The Hallmark Hotel, Warrington

Cost approximately £145 which includes entrance to RHS Show, dinner bed and breakfast.

Dates Friday 24th July -Saturday 25th July 2020.

£30 non returnable deposit by end of October 2019.

For further details please contact Kathleen Marlor 0191 4133527 or email john.kathleen@sky.com