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Members can book any visit or event by phoning or e-mailing the organiser. All members should have appropriate details but if not, contact Carol Littlewood.

Past events and visits are shown with blue background. Go direct to forthcoming events, or see the events we ran in previous years.

These visits are strictly for members only.
Please see our deposits and cancellations policy.
Click here for last-minute changes and variations.
Friday September 8th. North Yorkshire Moors Railway and Whitby.
Thursday
October 5th
'OUR TOWN' - a delightful play set in small town America Written by Thornton Wilder.
Wednesday October 18th

Bridgewater Hall The Hallé 2:15 PM

Wednesday
October 25th
'SUNSET BOULEVARD' comes to the Palace
Wednesday
November 1st
'HEDDA GABLER' at the Lowry.
Thursday
November 30th
'CRAZY FOR YOU' at the Opera House Manchester.n.
2018
Wednesday Junauary 3rd
'BEAUTIFUL' THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL the Xmas Show at the Palace
Thursday
January 25th
'GUYS AND DOLLS'. Royal Exchange and Talawa Theatre Company coproduction.
Wednesday
February 21st
'BRIEF ENCOUNTER' by Noel Coward comes to the Lowry.
Wednesday
March 28th

'ART' This very successful comedy comes to the Lowry

Wednesday
April 18th

'MARY STUART'. The acclaimed National Theatre production
Thursday
April 19th
'MISS SAIGON' returns to the Palace Theatre
Friday
April 27th
'HARROGATE SPRING SHOW'.
Friday
May 25th
Alice's Trips LIVERPOOL AND TERRACOTTA WARRIORS
Wednesday
June 13th
Clive's Transport Group. Welshpool and Llanfair Railway and Powis Castle.
Wednesday
July 18th
Clive's Transport Group. Churnet Valley Railway and Trentham Gardens.
Thursday
August 2nd
Clive's Transport Group. Manchester Ship Canal Cruise.
Wednesday
August 29th
'CILLA - THE MUSICAL' comes to the Lowry with a spectacular and heartwarming adaptation of the critically acclaimed ITV mini series which followed the teenager from Liverpool doing gigs at the Cavern to international fame. The musical score is the ultimate '60s soundtrack with hits by Cilla, the Beatles, Mamas and Papas and many more. A great nostalgic treat to look forward to. Matinee Tickets/Coach £49. Contact Maureen Hobson for availability.
Friday
September 7th
Clive's Transport Group. Snowdon Mountain Railway.
FULLY BOOKED- RESERVE LIST OPEN.
Cost for coach and railway: £53.00 Contact: Clive Robinson
Thursday
September 27th

Glossop U3A Annual General Meeting.
See proposal for Change to the Constitution. Click Here

Thursday
October 18th
'MANON' with English National Ballet brings Kenneth MacMillan's masterpiece to the Opera House. From 18th century Paris to the swamps of Louisiana we have a ballet of love, luxury and passion and wanting it all proves to be the young Manon's downfall. ENB Philharmonic brings us Jules Masssenet's haunting score. Centre cirlce seats £22 for the matinee. There is no coach.
Option to mid Sept. Not to be missed. Contact Maureen Hobson
Thursday
October 25th
'LA FILLE MAL GARDEE' This delightful Sir Frederick Ashton ballet comes to the Lowry and performed by Birmingham Royal Ballet. The rural setting of this very mixed up love story set at harvest time is full of fun and set backs for the two lovers but we do get a happy ending. Such a lot to enjoy in this Ashton ballet. Matinee Tickets/coach £55. Contact Maureen Hobson for availability.

Thursday
November 15th

'KINKY BOOTS' arrives at the Opera House from the successful run in the West End. A great show and comedy with the 'feel good' factor and many of you will seen the film set in the unlikely background of a shoe factory in Northampton. Tickets and coach £47 for matinee performance.. Contact Maureen Hobson. One to really look forward to.
2019
Thursday
February 28th
'LES MIS' returns to the Palace. Thursday matinee with seats in Circle and Stalls and coach.
Option till late October. Price £56 Contact Maureen Hobson
Thursday
March 14th
'MOTOWN THE MUSICAL' This fabulous story of Berry Gordy and the irresistible songs of Motown make this a spectacular show that has the audience on its feet. Music from the Supremes, Marvin Gaye, Stevie Wonder, Mary Wells, Diana Ross, Temptations and more. So if you fancy 'dancing in the street' then this is for you. Thursday matinee with coach £48.
Option October. Contact Maureen Hobson

 

Deposits and cancellations

Deposits
When booking on a visit all members are required to pay a £5 non-refundable deposit, per person.

Cancellations
If a member cancels their booking on an visit, and the U3A is able to resell that place, a refund will be paid to the member, less the non-refundable deposit. If the U3A is able to sell the place to another member and the visit is full then the refund will be in full.