Monthly Meetings

Subject Information:

For members only – bring your membership card.

First Wednesdays  pm with guest speakers, followed by refreshments and opportunity to introduce yourself to Committee Members (wearing blue badges), our Meet & Greet team (yellow badges), Group Leaders and other members. Angel Centre car parks are Pay & Display.

Tonbridge u3a Christmas lunch book by 9/11/2021 (only 80 tickets)

Christmas Dinner at The Rose & Crown Hotel, High Street, Tonbridge

on Wednesday 1 December, 1.00pm for 1.30pm



  1. Roasted Tomato, Basil and Red Pepper Soup, Basil Oil
  2. Cranberry and Brie Bruschetta, Dressed Rocket Leaves
  3. Smoked Trout Mousse, Dill and Cucumber, Toasted Croute
  4. Duck Terrine, Celeriac and Apple Remoulade

Main Course

  1. Traditional Roast Turkey, Sage, Onion and Apricot Stuffing, Pigs in Blankets, Cranberry Sauce
  2. Pan Seared Fillet of Sea Bass, Buttered New Potatoes, Lemon, Garlic and Parsley Sauce
  3. Honey Glazed Gammon, Roasted Winter Root Vegetables, Grain Mustard Sauce
  4. Vegetable Wellington, Wild Mushroom Sauce

Each with a Medley of Winter Vegetables


  1. Christmas Pudding, Brandy Sauce
  2. Red Velvet Cheesecake, Winter Berry Compote
  3. Warm Apple Tart, Cinnamon Glaze, Vanilla Ice Cream
  4. Trio of Cheese Biscuits and Homemade Red Onion Jam

Coffee will be included.

Ordering and paying for drinks will be the responsibility of members.

£28.50 Including gratuity

Enter your choice of starter, main and dessert on the order form below and return to the address given to arrive by Tuesday 9 November.

Tonbridge U3A Christmas Dinner – Limited to 80 members

Christmas lunch order form

Monthly Meeting Speakers 2021/2022

Meetings open to all members; First Wednesday of the month
2.00pm to 3.45pm

Meetings and venues will be publicised on the web site and in the monthly
Journal as they become available.

Please note: Due to Covid and / or unforeseen future circumstances /restrictions, some of the arranged events may have to be changed at short notice.

SEPTEMBER 1 – John Hare
The Mysteries of Lop Nur – searching for wild camels and lost Silk
Road cities in the heart of Asia. John Hare is an explorer,
conservationist and author who has undertaken a number of expeditions
to research and protect wild camels in remote areas of the world.

OCTOBER 6Open Day at the Angel Centre.

NOVEMBER 3 – Richard King
Around the World on a Double Decker Bus. A humorous monologue of
an extraordinary journey.

December 1. – TU3A Events
Further details on future presentations will be published on the website
and in the Monthly Journal as they become available.

JANUARY 5 – James Taylor
The Forgotten Art of the Picture Postcard

FEBRUARY 2 – Imogen Corrigan
The Ship at Sutton Hoo

MARCH 2 – Mary Smith
A Schoolgirl’s War

APRIL 6 – Bertie Pearce
‘Now You See It, Now You Don’t’ – The Art of Visual Deception

MAY 4 – Michael Smith
Captain Francis Crozie

Latest News

Possible new group WAG 3 (Wine Appreciation)

At present there are 2 Wine Appreciation Groups (WAG 1 and 2).

The Drifters Girl – 26 January 2022

Redacted Handbook 2021-2022

Please click here to read our Handbook 2021-2022 which has personal details removed.

Exploring South West Wales – Saturday 23 April to Saturday 30 April 2022

Our holiday for 2022 will be 8 days exploring the history and heritage of this area of the UK.

Fancy a Cuppa? Next meeting – Friday 19 November