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 railwayman’s fun, frolics and                                                                                              fiddles

                                  John Harrison

28 March        Leicestershire in the  40s and 50s

                                  David Bell


25 April          Tax, care and toy boys

                                  (Speaker to be advised)


30 May           Wot?  No polar bears                                   

                                  Simon Coates


27 June          A Librarian’s tale

                                    Janet Gilchrist


25 July           The story of the RMS Titanic

                                    Dr John Sutton


29 August       Life as a Zoo vet

                                  Victoria Strong


26 September  John Fearnley - Leicester’s most famous artist

                                  Derek Holloway


31 October      Around the world in 80 days

                                  Sue Ablett


28 November    Great Ormond Street Children’s Charity                                                                          


12 December    Traditional Christmas - how our British traditions of the Christmas                                               season came about        

                                     Bob Massey