Alongside new footage from the show’s established presenters programming will showcase highlights from the festival over the past decade. The special series of programmes will include new footage fronted by Sophie Raworth, Joe Swift, Nicki Chapman and Monty Don, alongside themed compilation clips showing the best of the Chelsea Flower Show over the past ten years.
There will also be new input and advice from the Chelsea Flower Show team’s much admired experts including: Adam Frost, Carol Klein, Rachel De Thame, Toby Buckland, Mark Lane, France Tophill and Arit Anderson.
The programming includes:
- Sunday 17 and Sunday 24 May (BBC One) – Two 60 minute programmes presented by Sophie Raworth and Joe Swift
- Monday 18 – Friday 22 May (BBC One) – 45 minutes a day presented by Nicki Chapman
- Monday 18 – Friday 22 May (BBC Two) – 60 minutes a day presented by Monty Don and Joe Swift
Your car, van or motorcycle’s MOT expiry date will be extended by 6 months if it’s due on or after 30 March 2020 – but you must keep your vehicle safe to drive.
The U3A are delighted to offer a brand new series of free learning sessions on a variety of topics in association with experts from NatWest.
Friends Against Scams Sessions
As expected the Aylesbury Vale U3A’s Mid-Summer Rock ‘n’ Roll Party due to take place at the Aylesbury Rugby Club on 20th June is now cancelled. Any WTU3A members who purchased a ticket by cash will receive a full cash refund. Anyone who purchased a ticket by cheque, the cheque will be destroyed and will not be banked. If you have any queries please contact John Wilford – email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
PS. Something to look forward to; the visit to Thenford Arboretum has been rebooked for FRIDAY 14th MAY 2021. Details will be available at the beginning of 2021 – wanted to get this into your diaries.
Here is the newsletter for 🐣 April 🐥2020 from The Third Age Trust. Containing many ideas to explore whilst we find ourselves in these unprecedented times. There are many innovate and brilliant ideas coming from U3As, which the National U3A will be sharing each week – please check the website and let them know what ideas that you have used and share your results.
For previous editions of the national newsletter, see the newsletter archive. Did you know that you can sign up to receive the national U3A monthly newsletter direct to your email inbox? If you wish to do this, please complete the form on the U3A website here.
We have created a new webpage entitled WTU3A@Home.
The aim is to provide information and a little entertainment to keep us going whilst we are staying home and keeping safe.
You can find this page as a new tab on our menu heading on our website home page, but if you would like to view it now please click below: