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Thames Valley Network u3a – latest talk

30 November, 2021

Another Thames Vally Network u3a event is now published – “Merry Christmas, Mr Dickens”.  Click on the links in the boxes below for the flyer that has full details of costs and how to book through TicketSource. 


Thursday, 9th December at 10.30am on Zoom

The Spirit of Christmas

By Katherine Kear

Closing date:  Monday, 6th December


Tuesday, 14th December at 10.30am on Zoom

Merry Christmas, Mr Dickens

By David Allen

Closing date:  Saturday, 11th December

Below are the events planned in December.  Full details on each event will follow in due course.

3rd December – December Quiz

Quizmaster – Avis Furness

cThis event is free of charge.  Full details can be found on the flyer.  The closing date for applications is Tuesday, 30th November.

9th December – “The Spirit of Christmas”. A talk and demonstration by Katherine Kear

This is a very welcome return for Katherine Kear whose previous talks and demonstrations have proved so popular.

The cost for the talk is £1 per device.  Full details are on the flyer.  Closing date for applications is Monday, 6th December.



Merry Christmas, Mr Dickens

A talk by David Allen

David Allen, solicitor, actor and story teller par excellence will delight us with the tale of how ‘A Christmas Carol’ came to be written at lightning speed. Be prepared to be entertained and have your mince pies and mulled wine at the ready!

The cost for the talk is £1 per device.  Full details are on the flyer.  Closing date for applications is Saturday, 11th December.

The easiest and best option is to book electronically by clicking on the TICKETSOURCE’ icon immediately below the event on the TVN website

You will receive an acknowledgement immediately and the Zoom link a few days before the event.  PLEASE CHECK THAT YOU ENTER YOUR DETAILS CAREFULLY WHEN YOU BOOK.

If you have booked an event and do not get the link 2 days before the event, please message TicketSource to advise.  DO NOT LEAVE IT UNTIL THE DAY OF THE EVENT AS YOU WILL NOT GET A REPLY.  
Please note: Increasingly,  TVN events are becoming fully booked well before the actual date.  Nevertheless, we are disappointed to find that something like 20% of those who have booked places, fail to join on the day.  If you find that you are unable to join an event for which you have booked, please inform the organiser as soon as possible so that your place can be offered to someone else.