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Date Activity 10th January Visit National Gallery – Art Appreciation 22nd February A 60s Evening with "Rock and Roll Dave" - Social 5th March Trip to HMS Belfast and the IWM London - Aviation 8th March 'Half a Sixpence' Theatre trip, Noel Coward Theatre 19th April Guided Walk by John Halligan in the City of London - Ldn Walks 20th April Easter Afternoon Tea at WMCC - Social 24th April Visit to Knebworth House - Local History 7th May Visit to The Shuttleworth Collection - Aviation 16th May "An American in Paris" Dominion Theatre - Theatre visit 8th June U3A Essex’s Annual Quiz night 9th June Visit to Greek Orthodox Monastery — Architecture 26th June Walking tour of Colchester - Local History 27th June Fun day with Croquet- Gill Stone 30th June Fun day with Croquet- Gill Stone 1st July Fun day with Croquet- Gill Stone 3rd July Day trip to Kingston upon Thames - Maritime 13th July BBQ at Langford Village Hall - Social 7th August Trip to Harwich to see replica of “Mayflower” - Maritime 15th August Theatre visit to "42nd Street". 4 - 7th September Visit to Portsmouth dockyard and other places - Maritime 20th September Walking in the Royal Parks with guide—London Walks & Talks 23rd September Visit to Duxford IWM — Aviation 25th September Walking tour of Canterbury - Local History 17th October Rotherhithe Village with guide - London Walks & Talks 17th October Bob and Graham's big Balti Night 19th October Posh Frocks Do at The Bull, Totham 24th October U3A Study Day at Plume School
Tuesday 5th January Thomas Gainsborough's House (museum and gallery), Sudbury - Art Appreciation Friday 8th January Palladian Design Exhibition "The Good, The Bad, and the Unexpected" at the RIBA, Portland Place - Architecture Friday 12th February D’ukes Musical Entertainment - Maldon Town Hall - Social Monday 22th February All our Waterloos (London) - Local History Thursday 3rd March Guys & Dolls - Savoy Theatre London - London Theatre Group Tuesday 10th May American supper with entertainment - Social 17th - 21st May 5 day Holiday. Chateaux & Vineyards of the Loire - Local History 2nd June Theatre visit to Gielgud Theatre 9th June Essex Inter-U3A Quiz Day 15th June Guided tour of Theatre Royal and Theatreland - London Walks 4th July Visit to Brightlingsea - Maritime 5th - 8th July 4 day Holiday "Exploring Kent" 7th July Visit Eltham Palace - Architecture 13th July BBQ at Langford Village Hall - Social 14th July Visit to Leeds Castle—Plantagenet 1st August Visit to Bawdsey Radar Museum & Woodbridge Tide Mill 8th - 11th August National U3A Summer School - History of the Americas 15th - 28th August National U3A Summer School - Assorted 24th August “Showboat” Theatre Visit 8th September Visit to Lambeth & Lambeth Palace - London Walks 8th - 12th September 5 day Holiday to Exeter - Maritime 9th September Visit to Greek Orthodox Monastery - Architecture 10th September Visit to Duxford - Aviation 26th September Visit to Faversham and Whitstable - Local History 7th October Beetle Drive at Plantation Hall - Social 25th October Essex Study Day - Plume School 1st December An Evening Concert at the URC - Social 6th December Theatre visit to “Aladdin”
27th to 29th April Flanders - Lest we Forget - Local History Group. 24th to 27th May 4 Day trip to Liverpool -"The Three Queens" - Maritime. Saturday 30th May Visit to Bentley Priory Museum - Aviation. Wednesday 3rd June “Gypsy” Savoy Theatre Evening Visit - Theatre. Thursday 11th June Visit to the British Library and Temple Church - Plantagenet. Wednesday 17th June Walk through Bloomsbury & BBC Broadcasting House - London Walks. Friday 26th June Backstage Tour of the National Theatre - Ken Cocks. Tuesday 7th July Essex U3A Assoc. Essex Quiz Night at URC, Chelmsford. 7 - 10 July 4 day trip to the Midlands - ”Places of Interest”. Monday 27th July Guided walk in Saffron Walden & visit Audley End - Local History. Wednesday 19th August Walk through Clerkenwell - London Walks. Tuesday 25th August Visit to Munnings Gallery at Dedham - Art Appreciation . 25 - 27th August U3A National Conference & AGM, East Midlands Conference Centre. Thursday 27th August "Miss Saigon", London - Theatre. Friday 28th August Clacton Air Show - Aviation. Monday 7th September Midsomer Murders Country & Goring Gap Tour—Maritime . Saturday 19th September Visit to Duxford Aerodrome—Aviation . Monday 28th September Monuments & public art of London & Olympic Park - Local History. Tuesday 6th October Visit to Fry Gallery, Saffron Walden - Art Appreciation . Thursday 12th October "Beautiful" Theatre Visit . Thursday 22nd October Shoreditch and Hoxton area - London Walks.
Thursday 2nd October 2014 Watts Gallery, Guildford. Wednesday 15th October 2014 Searching Alleyways of the City of London - London Walks. Friday 17th October 2014 Beetle Drive - Social Committee. Tuesday 28th October 2014 Study Day, Plume School, Maldon. Monday 3rd November 2014 Visit to Trinity House - Maritime. Thursday 20 November 2014 "Call my Wine Bluff" - Social Committee. Wednesday 26th November 2014 “White Christmas” - Theatre visit. Friday 12th December 2014 “The Sixteen at Christmas” - Theatre visit.
- Springstep Dairy - Mundon Hall - May 2007
- Kew Gardens & National Archive Centre - February 2006
- Hindu Temple - December 2005
- Glen Miller at Kentwell Hall - August 2005
- The Globe Theatre - August 2005
- Polesden Lacey - June 2005
- Wellington Trail - February 2005
- Visit to Lille, France - September 2004
- Anglesey Abbey - August 2004
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