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Thurs – 16 Nov How has the British holiday changed in our life time?

SW London Network of U3A

Hammersmith& Fulham , Kingston, Merton, Richmond and Wandsworth

at the Richard Mayo Hall ,United Reformed Church, Eden St, Kingston

PROGRAMME

10.30 am   Register , tea and coffee

11.00 am       “The birth of the package holiday”

Gwyn Rogers (Merton U3A)

11.45 am         “Holidays in Bognor in the 1950s”    

Sylvia Endacott (Local History Group Leader, Bognor Regis U3A)

12.45-1.45pm Lunch

1.45 pm       “The Seaside holiday”      Looking at the development of seaside resorts and why the seaside became so popular

Jackie Marsh-Hobbs ( (Lecturer, Specialist guide and local historian)

2.45 pm         “The history of the YHA

Duncan Simpson     (Archivist for YHA)

COST: £8 including tea/coffee on arrival.         Cheques made payable to Richmond U3A

Have you any old photos to display? We are displaying old photos and postcards and your contributions for the day would be welcome.

Please detach and send this completed to:   Jen Cobb, 286 Merton Rd, SW18 5JN.   Please remember to enclose your cheque.

Name     …………………………………………………………………………………………………………………

U3A     ………………………………………………….     Your contact telephone number  ……………………………….

Email address …………………………………………………………………………………………………

FOR CONFIRMATION PLEASE TICK THE APPROPRIATE METHOD

By Email                                                          By enclosed SAE

U3A STUDY DAY: HOW HAVE SHOPPING AND SHOPS IN OUR AREA CHANGED IN THE LAST FIFTY YEARS?

Tuesday, February 21st 10.30 – 3.30

Speakers have been invited from Ely’s, John Lewis, Bentalls and Tudor Williams. There will be a display and a report from a Shared Learning Project looking at the same topic, with historical pictures and records of memo- ries of our areas.
Venue; Richard Mayo Hall, United Re- formed Church, Eden Street, Kingston upon Thames.

Cost £8: includes tea, coffee and biscuits on arrival and free (finger food) light
buffet lunch !
Send your cheque, for £8, made payable to Richmond U3A and say which U3A you are in, plus your name and email
to: Jen Cobb,
286 Merton Rd, SW18 5JN You must enclose a s.a.e for confirmation if no email address!

Tea, coffee and biscuits on arrival for registration from 10.30 t0 11am. Session starts 11 a.m and finishes 3.30p.m.

Please cut out the form below and send it to the address above .

I would like to attend the study Day on February 21st. I am enclosing a cheque for £8 payable to Richmond U3A. My U3A is…………………………………………..
My name is……………………………………………………………………………………………………. My dietary requirements are……………………………………………………………………………. My phone number is………………………………………………………………………………………. My email is…………………………………………………….Or I am enclosing a SAE.

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