I.T. Drop in Group

First meeting will be Wednesday 5th July between 1.30pm and 3pm. This group is aimed at people who need help with their tablets or phones and will run alongside the group from Seaham Harbour U3A. Their group are very welcoming and it would seem sensible to meet at the same time as them so we … Continue reading

Chatsworth House – Last Chance to Book

Travel Group Chatsworth Trip –  25th & 26th November 2017 The time has come to finalise the booking for Chatsworth as the entrance tickets have to be purchased by the tour company on our behalf. Will any members now wishing to join this trip please contact me as soon as possible? July meeting at the … Continue reading

Knickey Knack Knitters

The Knickey Knack Knitters have been extremely busy with their knitting needles. They have made several beautiful blankets and some very interesting twiddle muffs. The finished blankets and muffs were taken by Pamela and Sandra (two members of the group) and donated to three homes in Seaham. The homes are Lindisfarne House, Parklands and Melbury … Continue reading

Christmas Visit to Crook Hall

I know the weather is lovely and you probably do not want to think about winter,  but Crook Hall at Durham is taking bookings for their Christmas events. Date proposed for visit is 9th December 2017. Time of visit 4pm -6pm. Cost of visit £10.00. The hall will be decorated with holly and ivy. There … Continue reading

Do You Recycle?

Following successful visits to the following two centres last summer, I am happy to arrange further trips if there is sufficient interest. The two visits show how waste is being diverted from landfill and put to better use. Preference will be given to those people who could not attend last year on the dates arranged. … Continue reading

Gardening Group Visit To Crook Hall

The 13th century hall provided a spectacular backdrop to the stunning gardens. The Georgian Garden was particularly attractive at this time of the year, with some interesting specimens and colour schemes. Alan Titmarsh (TV Presenter) described the garden a “Tapestry of beautiful blooms” and the garden certainly lived up to its billing. With well over … Continue reading