Short Walks – Longnor Market Square @ Starting Point Longnor
Jul 30 all-day

Hello Short Walkers
Last Monday Sue with help from Alf lead us on a walk around Cheadle. It shows that we do not have to go far to lovely country side and exercise.
Next Monday our walk will be lead by Mick and Arthur. They have provided the following information:
“The walk is about 3.5 miles in length and is mainly gentle up and down hills in the Derbyshire Peaks. There are about 6 stiles and only the first one is awkward. The walk will start from the Market Square in Longnor, see map attached.”

Longnor is located on the B5053 in the Peak District Park. Follow the A521 from Cheadle through, Kingsley Holt and Froghall. Pick up the B5053 at Froghall and continue through Ipstones, cross the A523 at Bottomhouse, Onecote, Warslow and into Longnor. We will park in the Market Square which is easily seen from the B5053 at the cross roads with the Leek Road in the middle of Longnor.

This is as far north as we generally go so remember it will take me time to get there from Cheadle which I will leave at 10.00am after the last group members have left but still hope to be able to start walking by 10.40am.

Have a good week and weekend, be careful in the sun.
Best regards
Short Walks Leader
Telephone: 01538 703161

Committee Meeting Wednesday, 22nd Aug. Guild Hall @ Guild Hall , Cheadle
Aug 22 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm

Cheadle U3A Committee Members Only!

FAMILY CEILIDH – 25th August 2018 – Waterhouses @ Marquee
Aug 25 @ 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm
FAMILY CEILIDH - 25th August 2018 - Waterhouses @ Marquee

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Cheadle U3A folk music group “Weasel’s Revenge” are providing the live music at a Family Ceilidh on Saturday 25th August, in the marquee at the top of Waterfall Lane, Waterhouses. ST10 3HZ. The dance caller is another U3A member, Sylvia Fisher. The event will start at 6.30 pm and finish at 10 pm and is suitable for all ages.


There will be a BBQ, selling hot dogs and burgers and a soft drinks bar. Dancers can bring their own alcoholic drinks.


It promises to be a fun night, full of community spirit, in a delightful village setting.


All proceeds from the event will go to the Moorlands Community Minibus Association, a registered charity run by volunteers that provides vital transport in the Staffordshire Moorlands area through an on demand minibus service and a car share scheme.


Advance tickets are £4.00 for adults and free for under 16s. These will be available at the July U3A Coffee morning from Barry Barnett or by telephone from Ann Mundy
01538 308049. Entrance will be £5 on the door.


Vital Sparks – Our Very Own Rock Group @ Cheadle Guild Hall
Aug 25 @ 7:00 pm
Vital Sparks - Our Very Own Rock Group @ Cheadle Guild Hall
Summer Rock ‘n’ Roll Ball
Vital Sparks – Saturday, 25th August 2018 
Hurry, Hurry, Hurry!!
Don’t miss out! Get your tickets for the Summer Rock ‘n’ Roll Ball at the July Coffee Morning (Wednesday 11th July), which is the last coffee morning before the event on 25th August at 7.30pm in Cheadle Guild Hall. There is no coffee morning in August.
If you can’t make it to the July coffee morning reserve your tickets by phone with Peter on 01538 753 072 or 07980 533 99 or Roy on 07751 180 812.
Meanwhile, Keep Rockin’. Vital Sparks, your very own Rock ‘n’ Roll Band.
Coffee Morning @ Cheadle Guild Hall
Sep 12 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Coffee Morning @ Cheadle Guild Hall

A convenient place to meet and chat. Visitors and Members can meet Group Leaders to find out more about what is going on.
More details here:  Coffee Morning Page

Web Tutorial (Cycling Group) @ Guild Hall
Sep 13 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

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