MEMBERS of Newcastle Emlyn U3A have startworked using The mannequin new Petanque terrain On the King George V Having fun with fields.
The group and the park committee have been working collectively over The Earlier couple of yrs To buy Lottery awards .
“We have been worthwhile in our bid however Covid-19 has meant that it has taken longer to get the terrain accomplished,” said a spokesperson.
“Lockdowns have meant The mannequin newly-created Petanque group has not been In a place To fulfill – till now!”
The 20-strong group now meet on The primary Monday and third Tuesday of the month at 2pm. It is hoped to have some competitions with completely different U3As, notably Llanelli.
The terrain is open to The general public To be used In any respect completely different occasions. A noticeboard will current particulars of The biggest Method to play and so on.
Newcastle Emlyn U3A was 25 yrs previous final yr and has 116 members who Take partwork in over 25 teams By way of the month.
These differ from artwork and craft teams to croquet, desk tennis, strolling and philosophy. Additionally They’ve a primary meeting with a speaker on The primary Wednesday of the month That are presently Occurring via zoom.
See https://u3asites.org.uk/newcastle-emlyn/house for further information or telephone the Chair, Hazel Towle, on 01559 371842.