If you are retired or semi-retired and living in Bramhall or nearby

If you enjoy learning, and perhaps would also like to share your knowledge with others

If you would like to form new friendships with like-minded people then the University of the Third Age could be what you are looking for.

We have monthly meetings (with external speakers), theatre trips, outings and numerous interest groups.

If you are interested in joining our U3A then please see the details on the Contact Us page

U3A News

U3A Holiday in Northumberland
A provisional booking has been made for a six-day holiday by luxury coach to Northumberland from 10th to 15th June 2015. Accommodation will be at The Blue Bell Hotel in Belford, five nights dinner, bed and breakfast. Price: £493 per person for National Trust member and £507.50 for Non N.T. member with £25 single supplement and £25.50 optional travel insurance. Rooms available are double or twin-bedded. All single rooms have already been reserved but names are being taken for a waiting list. Click here for further information.

Next Monthly Meeting
The next monthly meeting is the Christmas Party on 18th December. Entry is by ticket only, cost £3.

The U3A nationally and FutureLearn, an arm of the Open University, provide free online courses on a wide range of topics. Feeling anxious or depressed, have low mood or are stressed? Pennine Care NHS Foundation Trust have launched a new website Healthy Minds (www.penninecare.nhs.uk/your-health/mental-health-and-wellbeing/) through which you can access help.
A researcher at Warwick University is investigating how personality and perception change with age. Participation involves watching a short (30 second) video and answering some questions about what you watched.
Are you a talented amateur hair stylist? BBC Two is looking for people to take part in the second series of their hairstyling programme called Hair.
For more details on the above items click here

Theatre & Outings
Bookings/Waiting List are now being taken for:
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Time at Lowry Theatre, Salford (evening performance)- 6 Jan 2015
One Man, Two Guvnors at Lowry Theatre, Salford (evening performance) - 13 Jan 2015
Gorton Monastery - 22 Jan 2015
Radisson Blu, tour plus cream tea - 3 Feb 2015
Tour of Bridgewater Hall - 11 Feb 2015
Coppelia (ballet) - 5 Mar 2015
"The Producers at the Palace Theatre (matinee)" - 18 Mar 2015
Oklahoma - 19 Mar 2015
See here for details.

Group News

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