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Events

Any occasional Events will appear here. For example open days or new members meetings.


Dates for your Diary
July 2022
Sat Jul 9thTalksJean Harrod: Memories of China.

Begins at 10:30am. THIS IS AN IN PERSON EVENT, IT WILL NOT BE VIA ZOOM, OR RECORDED.

Jean Harrod served as a senior British diplomat for over 30 years including a posting in China. Her other postings included several behind the Iron Curtain in the Cold War years. Since retiring, she has written a number of crime novels based on her experiences including Deadly Diplomacy and Deadly Deceit. Her latest is entitled Missing in Shanghai. They all involve the spy Jess Turner, a fictional British Consul based in Canberra. Jean has given many fascinating talks, especially to u3a groups.
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Tue Jul 19thTravelRHS Gardens, Bridgewater, Salford

£22.00/£13.50 RHS members

The recently renovated gardens at RHS Bridgewater. Opened in May 2021, it’s a revived site dating to the reign of Queen Victoria, with surviving period details. Extending to 154 acres in Salford, Greater Manchester, it’s the biggest hands-on horticultural project undertaken in Europe since planning permission was granted in 2017.

For further details click RHS Gardens Details

For a printable booking form click RHS Gardens Booking Form
Mon Jul 25th
→Thu Jul 28th
EventsYorkshire and Humber Region u3a Summer School

We look forward to seeing many of you this July 25th – 28th July 2022

The Hawkhills, Easingwold

For details click here - Summer School Details

For booking form click here - Summer School Booking
August 2022
Wed Aug 10thTravelShandy Hall, Coxwold & Pickering

£18.00

Shandy Hall is the former home of Rev Laurence Sterne who lived here from 1760 to 1768 as curate of St Michael’s Church. The afternoon will be spent in Pickering.


For further details click Shandy Hall Details

For a printable booking form click Shandy Hall Booking Form