Hurst, Hassocks and Ditchling U3A:

Free entry for HHD Members and their essential carers. Non-members may only attend HHD twice in a year.

Members of Burgess Hill & Haywards Heath U3As may attend, showing their membership cards. HHD members are welcome to attend the Haywards Heath meetings listed on our U3A websites. Unfortunately, Burgess Hill cannot host visitors until they have a larger meeting hall available.


Friday 27th September
History of the Houses of Parliament.
Kevin is an accredited Guide for the Palace of Westminster.
He covers the art and architecture of the building, as well as its traditions
with Kevin Gordon, 2pm at Adastra Hall, Hassocks


Monday 14th October
Tommy Cooper
What was he really like and what led to his success?
with John Field, 2pm at Hurstpierpoint Village Hall.


Wednesday 16th October
MidSussex U3A Quiz
Teams already registered. Spectators welcome.
2–4pm at Adastra Hall


Friday 22nd November
The People's Palace

About the Brighton Royal Pavilion
with Jackie Marsh-Hobbs, 2pm at Adastra Hall, Hassocks


Friday 13th December
Weald Ukulele and Song Band (WUPS)

Come along and join in with the songs we all know.
For HHD members, 2pm at Adastra Hall, Hassocks


Friday 17th January 2020
Sussex Stories Behind the News

The inside track on Sussex stories, within the last four decades
with Richard Lindfield 2pm at Adastra Hall, Hassocks


Friday 14th February
British Humour in the Forgotten Art of the Picture Post Card

Artist drawn postcards from 1840 –1950,
with James Taylor 2pm at Adastra Hall, Hassocks.


Monday 16th March
Where Do Novelists get their Ideas From?

From the initial spark, plot & subplot to the finale,
with Bobbie Darbyshire 2pm at Hurstpierpoint Village Hall.


Friday 24th April
HHD AGM + History in Comic Verse. From 1066 to the Internet

Laugh at the words of the great, and not so great, poets,
with Geoff Hutchinson 2pm at Adastra Hall, Hassocks


Friday 15th May
A Century of Deception—Hoaxes of the 18th Century

As a member of the Inner Magic Circle, tricks
with Ian Keable 2pm at Adastra Hall, Hassocks


June -HHD Members Social Event


Friday 17th July
Why were the Shepherds Delighted
Weather lore. Is there any truth in it?
With Bill Avenall 2pm at Adastra Hall, Hassocks