Antiques and Collectables

Aims and Objectives

The aim of the Group is to learn the History of any Antiques or Collectables that members of the group or U3A may possess.

We have 2 main objectives:-

    • To find new items to discuss
    • To encourage new members to join & help us to enjoy our meetings and & revel in happy nostalgia.
Group Leader:

Gwenda Walker           01844 345427

David Gibbs                    01844  346497   (as from January 2017)

Venue:

Community Centre, Cherry Baker Room

Time:

Second Wednesday of the month. 2 pm


Next Meeting(s)

For more information on the meeting click on the bar below:

  • 13/12/2017 2:00 pmAntiques and Collectables Fun-Day
  • 10/01/2018 2:00 pmHoliday Souvenirs
  • 14/02/2018 2:00 pmTalk by Angela Wall on Moorcroft Pottery
  • 14/03/2018 2:00 pmPaperweights and Doorstops
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For the full schedule for this group follow this link: Interest Group Calendar


What we do

The subjects are set and as much research as possible is done by ourselves.

Occasionally we have a visiting speaker/collector who can give an idea of valuations on items, and we try to get to Auction House viewing days or Antique markets to see what is “fashionable” at the time.


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