Witham & District (Essex)

Events

Unless specifically stated, all GENERAL meetings take place at;

Spring Lodge
Powers Hall End
Witham CM8 2HE

on the 4th Thursday of the month, starting at 2:00pm. All meetings for January to December 2020 are now included in the "Dates for your Diary" list, ( see below).

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Witham & District (Essex)

EVENTS TEAM
Events Team - Group Leader: Linda Bateman
Members of the managing committee are: Carol West, Jan Bigwood, Jan Dowding

Full details of Events can be found in "Dates for your Diary" listed below , or by contacting
Jan Bigwood via the Blue Bird link (RH side of page).


Dates for your Diary
Meetings
Thu Feb 27th "The Essex Scrubber" by Christine Beedle.
Thu Mar 26th "How To Do Everything and be Happy" by Peter Jones.
Thu Apr 23rd "The Yanks Are Coming" by Linda Scholes
Thu May 28th "The Crop Circle Mystery" by Andy Thomas
Thu Jun 25th "Women At War" by Peter Batty
Thu Jul 23rd "50 Years in Rock n Roll" by Andy Goldsmith.
Thu Aug 27th "Essex Murders" by Linda Stratmann.
Thu Sep 24th "90 Years Of Social History" by Andy Bennett.
Thu Oct 22nd "My Life In Ladies Underware" by Terry Tasber.
Thu Nov 26th " From Titanic To Harry Potter, The Highs and Lows of a Stunt woman's Life by Lucy Allan.
Thu Dec 10th Pete George, vocalist and guitarist for the Christmas Party.
Outings
Fri Mar 27th 'PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT - THE MUSICAL' @ IPSWICH REGENT THEATRE, SUFFOLK

As this is a 5.00pm matinee performance,we will be arriving at the theatre approximately 3.30pm allowing time for refreshments only. There are cafes and bars nearby. SOLD OUT - WITH WAIT LIST!!

Tickets: £52.00pp for members and £54.00pp for non-members.

Departure: Freeport @ 2.15pm and onto Witham Old PO @2.30pm

Contact: Jan Bigwood via the Blue Bird Link (RH side of page).
Thu May 14th PRINCE OF EGYPT - THE MUSICAL @ DOMINION THEATRE, TOTTENHAM COURT ROAD, LONDON,WC1

Journey through the wonders of ancient Egypt as two young men, raised as brothers in a kingdom of privilege, find themselves suddenly divided by a secret past!

Tickets: £42.00pp for members and £44.00pp for non-members
Departure: Freeport @ 10.00am and onto Witham Old PO @ 10.15am

TICKETS ARE STILL AVAILABLE!

Contact: Jan Bigwood via the Blue Bird Link (RH side of page).
Wed Jul 1st PRETTY WOMAN - THE MUSICAL @ PICCADILLY THEATRE, 16 DENMAN STREET, LONDON, W1

The musical is based on the 1990 film of the same name and it's also one of Hollywood's most beloved romantic stories of all time.

Tickets: £47.50pp for members and £49.50pp for non-members.
Departure: TBC

THIS NEW MUSICAL WILL BE PROMOTED AT THE FEBRUARY 2020 MONTHLY U3A MEETING.
History
Tue Mar 3rd Talk by Joanne Larner, Richard lll
Tue Apr 7th David Newman, Smuggling around the Blackwater.
Tue May 5th Mervyn Lindford, The Willow Pond, a 1950's childhood in SE Essex.
Tue Jun 2nd Visit TBA (June 3rd is National U3A Day?)
Tue Jul 7th Visit TBA.
Tue Aug 4th Visit TBA.
Tue Sep 1st Visit TBA.
Tue Oct 6th Talk by Kate Cole, Witches of Essex.
Tue Nov 3rd Talk by Peter Lazell, Rural life in Victorian & Edwardian times.
Tue Dec 1st Talk by Pat and Margaret Elliott, Make &Mend in wartime & the 50s.