Visit to Weald & Downland Museum



 A trip is planned to visit the Weald & Downland Open air Museum. It is set in a 50-acre site near Chichester in West Sussex. So, expect to do some walking.

It has over 50 historic houses, including a working watermill, Victorian School room, Tudor kitchen, Bayleaf Farmstead, the Market Place and many more.

There is a café which serves hot and cold food,cakes,drinks and ice cream. Where possible they use the stone ground flour from the Watermill. There is a gift shop

See for more details.  The popular program the Repair Shop is also based there.

Cost:   Coach & drivers tip and entry: £24.00

To register for a place on this trip please phone or email

Jean Stanford on Monday 15th.August at 9.00am


Booking forms will only be sent out after registration is confirmed

Monthly Meetings 2022

Monthly Meeting Talks

We meet at 02:00pm on the third Wednesday each Month at St. James’ Hall in Trowbridge. to hear interesting talks and to enjoy a social coffee. All West Wilts u3a members are welcome to attend. Why not come and enjoy a coffee and buy a raffle ticket, or exchange your old books for some exciting new reading material?

May18 Jenny Mallin My family history Life in the Indian Raj
Jun 15 Lynda Warren Natures Poisoners Poisonous wild plants
Jul 20 Holly Perryman Air Ambulance The work of the Air Ambulance service
Aug Meeting Cancelled   Meeting Cancelled
Sep 21 Bob Rogers Wild Life Exhibition of the wild life on the Isle of  Skye
Oct 19 Gordon Lewis Time’s up for Tyburn The gruesome History of Tyburn’s Tree
Nov 16 Jeff Evans The History of Quiz Shows An amusing trip down memory lane
Dec 21 TBA TBA