Upcoming Events

06
Jul
2024

Sense and Sensibility

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Last few tickets remaining to see Sense and Sensibility at the open air theatre Tolethorpe on Saturday 6th July.  Tickets cost £45 including coach travel.
We will be seeing the morning matinee performance, enjoying our own picnic lunch in the lovely grounds before leaving mid afternoon.
Email me - Margaret.knock@ sky.com if you would like to book a place or get more details.
Closing date is 1st March.

30
Aug
2024

Gardeners World at Audley End Essex

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Plants to buy + Great shopping + Showcase Gardens + Planting inspiration in the Beautiful Borders + Plant expert tours
+ BBC Gardeners’ World Magazine Stage +  BBC Good Food Market + Street food +  Live bandstand entertainment
+ Access to Audley End House and Gardens

MEET THE EXPERTS

Admire the interiors of what was once one of the largest and most opulent houses in Jacobean England. Wander around the spacious grounds and admire the glorious gardens designed by Capability Brown, including the beautifully restored parterre and organic kitchen garden.

 

FRIDAY 30th AUG, LEAVE THURSTON NEW GREEN AT 9.15AM

£35.00 pp inc Coach, and Admission to House and Garden,

To reserve a space please email Tina on Enable JavaScript to view protected content. 

When space confirmed please pay by bacs, 20-16-12, 80755931, Barclays account for Blackbourne U3A trips only.

If you have a friend not on email, please pass details to them.  

For U3A members only.

18
Sep
2024

Agatha Christie’s Murder on the Orient Express

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Theatre Trip – for u3a members only

Agatha Christie’s Murder on the Orient Express

at the Theatre Royal, Norwich

Wednesday 18th September, matinee performance at 2.30pm

Tickets are £42 each, to include coach fare, parking and driver’s tip.

‘Murder on the Orient Express is one of Agatha Christie’s greatest literary achievements, with a final twist that is amongst her very best. Gripping, tense and masterfully cryptic, this brand new production is a deliciously thrilling ride and an ingenious murder mystery, guaranteed to keep you guessing until the end of the line.’

Please confirm that you would like to reserve a place, before making payment, to Enable JavaScript to view protected content.

Payment is by bank transfer and bank  details are Barclays Bank, sort code 20-16-12, Account number 80755931, Account name is Blackbourne u3a.   This is not the main bank account.

Could you please use your name and membership number as the reference when making the payment.

Tickets are on hold for one month so please respond as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.

02
Apr
2025

Douro Cruise

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River Cruise on Portugal’s Douro

The Travel and Tourism group are organising a 6 day holiday to Portugal cruising on the River Douro. 

The trip is open to all Blackbourne u3a members.

Full details are in the brochure which can be downloaded from this page or contact the organiser John Sutton on 01359 231 419.