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Okehampton U3A Meeting - May 25 
There will be a talk by Michael Jeeks entitled The Writing of Historical Crime Novels The published author of over 40 novels, Michael has always been fascinated by history and the Devon countryside. His books have won wide acclaim in the UK and abroad, and been shortlisted for prizes such as the Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year Award - a rare accolade for a medieval novel. Michael is a past Chairman of the Crime Writers Association. Amonngst his wide range of interests he was a founder member of "Tinners Morris Dancers". He loves writing and says "It is the only career for which I am paid to daydream". We meet at the Ockment Centre, North Street, Okehampton, EX20 1AR at 2.30PM.   Okehampton U3A welcomes new or prospective members, who will receive a warm welcome.   The only requirement is that members are not in full time employment.  More information can be found at www.u3a-okehampton.org.uk; or please contact our chairman at ianatu3a@btinternet.com. If you would rather turn up and introduce yourself that??s fine too.  After each talk there is always a cup of tea or coffee and biscuits ?? even a chance to win a raffle prize. A donation of £1 at the door is always appreciated.
Location EX20 1AR