Theatre & Travel

The Theatre & Travel Group on their recent trip to Verona, Italy which took in the Opera Aida

Update 4th July 2020

CANCELLED – Hello Dolly scheduled for 9th Sept.2020. It is hopefully re-scheduled for 2022 but much too far ahead for re-booking. Tickets will be refunded but may we ask once again for your patience and we will deal with as soon as possible.

Pretty Woman – 4th Nov. I have no new news on this show, to date it has not been officially cancelled but I will update you as and when I know anything new.

Please take care

Chris Duffy

This group meets on the last Friday monthly (except December) at 2pm in the Baptist Church Hall to discuss and take bookings for forthcoming outings to places of interest, theatres, concerts, or the occasional holiday trips. Open to all Saffron Walden U3A members. Brief details of future outings are included below.

Further information may be obtained from:

Outings and Concerts – Christine Duffy – 01799 520 173 – (mobile number which should only be used during trips: 07786 402776) –  and Jim Dwyer – 01799 521 524 mobile 07531 115160 –
Holidays – Jean Little – 01799 513 411 –

If you are posting cheques for an event then please send to U3A Travel, 13 Saffron Court, Station Street, Saffron Walden. CB11 3HB.

If you are on a reserve list, could you please advise the organiser if you change your mind and no longer wish to remain on that list. Thank you.
Some spaces still available: Sandown, IOW, Festive, Turkey and Tinsel break. 20th – 23rd November £199 approx. Interested? Contact Jean, 01799 513411 for further details.

Theatre and Travel Events

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DEFERRED HOLIDAY to Derbyshire – Nottingham. Due to the current circumstances, the holiday to Derbyshire/Nottingham has been deferred until the Spring. Please await further details from Jean Little. (This year’s details – Hotel ½ Board based in Nottingham. Outings incl. – Crich Tramway Museum. Haddon Hall. Matlock. Train Ride. Price £470.00 Pending Nos. ) Contact Jean 513411.

CANCELLED HOLIDAY – Regrettably the Turkey and Tinsel Break in Sandown, Isle of Wight scheduled for 20th Nov 2020, has had to be cancelled due to cancellations because of uncertainty about the future of Covid-19 . It is hoped a Spring break can be organised. Contact Jean 513411.