Lunch and Lecture


If you know of any possible speakers please contact:
Martin Harvey

There are usually two Lunch and Lecture events arranged each year. They are advertised here, and in Links, and require prebooking.

Friday November 19th – Sheffield Castle

Barbara Hutton, Sue Connelly and Martin Harvey invite you to their first Lunch and Lecture at the Doubletree by Hilton Sheffield Park Hotel, Chesterfield Road South, Meadowhead, SHEFFIELD S8 8BW on Friday, 19 November 2021.

Please arrive at 12 noon for a 1230 start. Cost £20.00.
Speaker: Ron Clayton, ( a local historian, will give a lively and stimulating talk on the subject of Sheffield Castle, arguably the most enigmatic castle in England. In 1270 a stone castle was erected to replace the ‘motte and bailey’ structure which burnt down in 1266. Sheffield Castle, in its heyday, was possibly as large as Warwick Castle and was demolished, circa 1649, after it held out against Parliamentary Forces in August 1644.
If you would like to book a place, please complete the form, together with menu choices, and send it with your cheque made payable to: Sheffield U3A Lunch and Lecture, to arrive no later than Friday, 29 October 2021. Bookings received after the closing date will not be accepted.

Menu choices:

A Lemon Thyme Marinated Chicken Breast (GF), served with parsley mash, buttered vegetables and roasted shallot gravy

B Butter Roasted Salmon Fillet served with parsley crushed potatoes, green beans and tarragon cream

C Ricotta and Spinach Filo Parcel served with roast potatoes and seasonal vegetables
D Seasonal Fruit Crumble served with custard

E Seasonal Fruit Salad served with vanilla ice cream

Should you have a special dietary request, please include in your application.

PLEASE NOTE that this is a set menu and once you have made your menu choices you cannot change your mind.
Barbara Hutton (01144384412~07873202996)
Sue Connelly (01246418251~07890522014)