Winchcombe Area

Events: Dates for your Diary

The list below includes several categories: Meetings, Outings, Study Days and Social Events.

Our monthly meetings, at which we usually have a guest speaker, are held in Abbey Fields Community Centre, Back Lane, Winchcombe on the second Tuesday of each month (except August) from 2pm to 4pm You are cordially invited to stay on after the talk to enjoy coffee/tea and biscuits and have a chat with other members. There is no admission charge for members, although you may be asked you to show your membership card at the door. A suggestions/comments box is available at these meetings, affording you the opportunity to let the Committee know your views and thoughts.

Further details are shown with each event.

Study days
These are usually organised by either the U3A Cotswold Link or National Office

Social Events
Activities organised by Winchcombe Area U3A

Group Events
Outings and activities organised by individual groups.

Dates for your Diary
August 2019
Mon Aug 26thOtherWinchcombe Country Show
Our U3A will be having a stand at the 70th Winchcombe Country Show on
Bank Holiday Monday, 26th August 2019, Winchcombe School, Greet Road GL54 5LB
12 noon to 5.30pm. We hope to see you there!
Thu Aug 29thMeetingThird Age Trust Annual General Meeting
East Midlands Conference Centre - streamed live for members
September 2019
Mon Sep 2ndCyclingMonday Cycle Ride - details to follow
Tue Sep 10thMeetingSpeaker: David Aldred
Cleeve Hill - Victorian Health Resort
Wed Sep 18thStudy DayU3A Study Day - Bristol Science Centre, Harbourside BS1 5DB
“We The Curious”
Is There Anybody Out There?
Wednesday 18th September 10.30am – 4.00 pm
Tickets: £22.00 including refreshments (lunch not included).
You can apply for tickets by clicking on the link
Wed Sep 18thCyclingWednesday Cycle ride - details to follow
Thu Sep 26thOutingCoach Trip to the Black Country Living Museum
Coach leaves from The Library Car Park, Winchcombe at 9.30am
Cost £26.50. to include transport and entrance. This will include a 'mining madness experience' and a trip on a canal barge.
Please contact Di Smith via the Contact page for further details.
October 2019
Wed Oct 2ndOutingPrivate Group Tour to Chavenage House, Tetbury
Depart: The Library Car Park, Winchcombe at 1pm and cost £17 to include transport and tour.
This is a privately owned Elizabethan Manor House built in 1576 and used in the TV series Poldark. One is shown around by members of the family so all details are revealed.
Please contact Di Smith via the CONTACT page for further information
Mon Oct 7thCyclingMonday Cycle Ride - Details to follow
Tue Oct 8thMeetingSpeaker: Mike Bottomly
Katherine Parr
Wed Oct 16thCyclingWednesday Cycle ride- details to follow
November 2019
Tue Nov 12thMeetingSpeaker: William Reddaway
A Ride Around England
December 2019
Tue Dec 10thMeetingSpeaker: Pete & Pat Ledbury
Victorian Christmas