|The University of the Third Age|
This is an open meeting for all members on the second Monday of every month at 14.00
A guest speaker is followed by a 10 minute information slot and a few announcements about forthcoming activities. The group then breaks up for informal conversation, tea, coffee and biscuits. Previous speakers have included Keith Burton who walks and photographs throughout the UK's wild places and David Thomas with a talk entitled "Dentists are really nice people".
For those with a hearing aid, the Hall has a hearing loop system and to benefit from it you are advised to take a seat in one of the centre blocks of seats and to help you tune in music will be played through the loop before the meeting.
Monday 11 June - "Welcome to Shugborough!" Sue's life as a guide, in the company of Admiral George Anson and others!
Monday 9 July - "It's not Spain, it's not France, it's the Basque Country" A journey with members Bruce & Jenny around this distinctive region of Spain
Monday 13 August - Rebecca Done "My Life in Entertainment and Beyond" Rebecca is a musician, singer and performer who delivers an engaging, humerous, motivational talk.
Monday 10 September - "My Grandad Was an Oyez Man" John Parsons, the town crier for Nantwich, will talk about his role and other stories.
Monday 8 October - Carolyn Bailey "If You Don't Like the Heat, Get Out of the Kitchen". Life as a woman Police Constable in the 70s.
Monday 12 November - "Alice Hawkins, Stafford Suffragette" Bruce, the Leader of the History Group, tells the story of one woman's fight for the most basic of human rights - the right to vote.
Monday 10 December - Christmas Meeting. Programme to be announced.