Bournemouth U3A Social Events

What else are we up to..

The u3a Lunch Club is open to all members and meets several times in the year. Each time that we visit a restaurant, we have the opportunity to sample a particular cuisine at a reasonable price, as well as to meet old and new friends. 

The restaurants we visit are easily accessible by bus.  Parking nearby may be limited.

You may arrive for lunch any time between 12 noon and 1.00pm.

Next date………….

Wednesday 20th October at THAI SMILE, 674 Christchurch Road, Bournemouth BH7 6BT

The restaurant is near the Sovereign centre and has a bus stop outside on the M2 service and also Yellow Buses route to Christchurch.

One course £6.95, Two courses £8.95. Additional starter £3.00


Friday 19th November at BARACA, 129 Charminster Road, Bournemouth BH8 8UH

On the M1 route to Castlepoint and Yellow Buses.

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TO RESERVE A PLACE PLEASE EMAIL BOB HUCKLESBY AT This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone 01202 551401 before 20th September, 13th October or 12 November for the respective meals.

If you have booked a place and cannot make it, please let me know as soon as possible. Thank you. 


Bob Hucklesby




Watch this space for details of our Coffee Mornings

"The Theatre! The Theatre!  Oh how we all miss The Theatre!"

Well it is all going to open up again soon! Bournemouth u3a will be there if you wish it? As a flavour of what you can expect later in '21/22 - what about.....?

At the Mayflower, Southampton, one of our favourite venues:-

"Blood Brothers" in September 21

"Chicago" in November 21

"The Book of Mormon" (a musical) in February 22

"Les Mis" in March 22

"Singing in the Rain" in June 22

"The Jersey Boys" in July 22

NB - No dates booked yet until theatres announce seating plans. But if you are interested in any of these, let me know your preferences on 01202 722171.

Have a happier summer!

                                                               Mitchell Robertson



Why not join us for a Quiz at Immanuel Church, Belle View Road, Southbourne. - the long awaited return of an old favourite

Wednesday 8 December 2021, at 2.00pm, arrive from 1.30

At The Immanuel Church, 120 Southbourne Road, BH6 3QJ

Will group/team leaders please make up a table of a maximum of 6 members and notify the Office by phone or preferably email of your team name and list of team members. A group can have more than one team.

If no one in your group wants to make up a team, contact the Office telling them of your interest and you will be linked with another team that cannot make a full

team, or you could be linked with other individuals.

Admission is £1 per person, payable at the door please.



A date for your diary!

Wednesday 15th December, Mirabelle Restaurant,

Cumberland Hotel, East Overcliff Drive, BH1 3AF

Watch this space for further details!

Check out the many various activities and numerous interesting free Online Zoom events on our UK Office website . Or why not try a Quiz, get moving with Mr Motivator or even give the Maths Challenge a go!  

There are also links to Government and NHS websites offering advice during the Covid-19 pandemic.


The Royal Albert Hall brings exclusive sessions from artists’ homes to yours whilst the Hall is shut.  Just search Royal Albert Hall - Watch On Demand

and enjoy the many performances available, including favourites Alfie Boe and Cliff Richard. These shows are all available for free. 

For those of you who enjoy classical music, the London Symphony Orchestra will be streaming concerts twice a week during the current Covid-19 pandemic restrictions. Visit their website select 'What's on' then select 'Always Playing: Our Online Season'  to see what's available.


If you would like to challenge a friend, or friends, to a game of Bridge online, you can do this by downloading  Full instructions can be found in the following attachment :