BROMBOROUGH U3A                           Newsletter January 2019                         AND DATES FOR YOUR DIARY
















JANUARY  MEETING                                                                                                                                

·                                                                                                                                                                            Today’s talk will be given by Ken Pye.  Ken will be talking about “Beer, Bars and Boozers”.



·                                                                                                                                                                            Monday 4th February and our speaker will be Matt Thomas who is a wildlife photographer. His talk is entitled “From the Muddy Banks of the Dee”.



·                                                                                                                                                                            For those who have access to the Internet, Jim Gould has written his Blog which can be found on the Bromborough U3A website -



·                                                                                                                                                                            Fees of £15 per person must be paid today or at the February Meeting at the latest.  Please make sure you have filled in and signed your form and have your cheque made out to ‘Bromborough U3A’ or the correct cash, before coming to the table.


The new group – HISTORY OF FILMS

·                                                                                                                                                                            A few details still have to be sorted out for this new group.



·                                                                                                                                                                            Names are still being taken for the Coach Outing to The World of Glass in St. Helens.

Payment will be taken next month.



·                                                                                                                                                                            Board Games – contact Anne O’Connor 

The next meeting is on 25th January and will be held at the new venue in the Bromborough Hotel Pub at 1.15pm.


·                                                                                                                                                                            Luncheon Club – contact Irene Crowder

Next meeting on 1st February.



·                                                                                                                                                                            Walking Group – contact Dawn Coppell  or Pauline Jones

Next walk on 21st January will be led by Pauline Jones and will be round the Port Sunlight River Park. Meet at Bromborough car park at 10am or the Green Hand Garden Centre, Port Sunlight at 10.30am.


·                                                                                                                                                                            Family History – contact Barbara Trevor 


·                                                                                                                                                                            Short Walks

Usually held on the first and third Thursday of every month. Walks are about one and a half miles long and are required to finish at or near a café.

Details from Roger or Anne at


·         Local History  - contact Jim Tunley 

The next meeting is on Tuesday 15th January.  Meet at the Museum of Liverpool at 2pm.

There will be a tour and some stories relating to Liverpool’s past.



PLEASE NOTE      The Newsletter is now being compiled and printed by Sheila Fitchet.

 If you would like any notices for your Group, or anything in which the rest of Bromborough U3A  may be interested, please send it to:-         

                       post  to:-           Sheila Fitchet,  63 St Andrews Road,  Bebington, Wirral, CH63 3DG    

All entries should be sent at least a week before the next Monthly Meeting to ensure it will be in                                                                                              time for printing.