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Members are sometimes a bit puzzled by what happens at 'The Workshop' on the Thursday following the Wednesday meeting (and wonder what WORK we do there!) So.......… here's some enlightenment.

The 'Workshop' is the small modern building behind Flames, from Chapel Lane go through Holy Trinity gate and it is on your left.  Formby U3A hires the room on the 2nd Thursday of the month, the day after the large Wednesday meeting in Holy Trinity Parish Hall.  It's open from 10.30am to 12 Noon.

  • Here a few reasons to call in:

  • Free cup of tea or coffee

  • Pick up your monthly Newsletter and collect Newsletters for your Group

  • Meet representatives from your Committee

  • Find out about new groups

  • Read the information about all our groups in the files which our Group Secretary, has kindly compiled

  • Enjoy the talks and presentations that are sometimes arranged by your Committee

  • Obtain information about National U3A courses from our Secretary

  • If any concert or theatre trips are being planned, usually someone is available to collect names and payment

  • Meet members from other groups

  • The inaugural meeting of new groups sometimes takes place in 'The Workshop'

  • Pay your £9 annual membership fee in January or February



Monthly meetings are held on the second Wednesday of each month

(except August) in Holy Trinity Parish Hall at 2pm and normally last just over an hour.

 Please remember to bring your current membership card to show at each event and activity - for 2019 the card is YELLOW





9th October

My life as a BBC Reporter

Ian worked for BBC Radio Manchester for 23 years and covered many of Man City games (home and away) for over 40 yrs

Ian Cheeseman

13th November

The Bill Tasker Show

A production of the Tasker Show written by David Davies. Bill Tasker was a local eccentric WW1 veteran who lived in Formby sandhills and died in 1966. Well known songs of the period are played and sung by the Folk Group

David Davies & Folk Group

18th December

Sing Me Merseyside perform a wide range of songs


8th January

Move it or lose it

An introduction into gentle exercise in a chair

Louise Rooney

12th February

“Through the eyes of a magician”

Using clever reverse psychology, you will get an insight how Pete plays with your mind that will give you a positive outlook to the Art of Perception

Peter Turner

11th March

AGM with a Talk(Further details TBA)

All talks subject to possible change