Oadby and Wigston


University of the Third Age


  Programme of Talks for 2018


31  January    Follow the road ahead-the story of the driving test

                                 Brian Johnson

28  February   Trains,tracks and teapots-a story of a railwaymans fun,

                               Frolics and fiddles  -  John Harrison

28   March      Leicestershire in the 40s and50s -  David Bell                 


25 April           Tax, care and toy boys


30 May            Wot, no polar bears - Simon Coates


27 June           A Librarian’s Tale  -  Janet Gilchrist


25 July            Story of RMS Titanic  -  Dr John Sutton


29 August        Life as a Zoo Vet  -  Victoria Strong


26 September   John Ferneley - Leicester’s most famous artist  -  

                                      Derek Holloway


31 October        Round the world in 80 days  -  Sue Ablett


28 November     Great Ormond Street Hospital Children’s Charity


12 December     Traditional Christmas - how British traditions of the

                             Christmas season came about  -  Bob Massey