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Seaham & District u3a yarnbomb local station Seaham u3a's Knicky Knack Knitters create a crocheted and knitted display at Seaham railway station  Read More

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u3a member awarded BEM Amalia Michaels, Vice Chair of u3a London, awarded BEM for Services to Education Read More

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30 themes of u3a eye u3a eye, a fortnightly photography challenge for u3a members, is on it's 30th theme Read More

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u3a launches anti-ageism toolkit u3a members have joined forces with the Centre for Ageing Better to challenge ageism Read More

Esme Young talks to u3a members about fashion On u3a day Esme Young, judge on the Great British Sewing Bee, talks to u3a members about her fashion career Read More

u3a day is here u3as are taking part in local events to celebrate the u3a movement and positive ageing Read More

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Learn, Laugh, Move Across the UK, hundreds of u3a members are showing us all how to Learn, Laugh and Move. Read More

u3a members embrace spring with planting projects Holmes Chapel & District u3a plant a tree to celebrate their 10th anniversary  Read More

Ageism Webinars u3a and Euroageism have paired up for a series of webinars exploring u3a members' thoughts on ageism in relation to Media, Technology and Healthcare Read More

Run for the World supports u3a Virtual running organisation Run for the World has chosen u3a as one of its named charities Read More

u3a members create 'toolkit' for retention and recruitment A group of u3a members have created resources based on their own experiences to support other u3as  Read More

A Year of Keeping In Touch Our Facebook group for u3a members, u3a Keeping In Touch, celebrates one year of being active. Read More

u3a members reflect on a year of lockdown On 23 March, u3a members and CEO Sam Mauger reflect on the last year. Read More

u3a member becomes manager of Yorkshire Walking Cricket Team Mac is the new manager of YCF's first ever Walking Cricket team Read More

u3a radio podcast episode 6 out now The latest episode of our u3a radio podcast has a history theme Read More

u3a on ITV Tonight Programme In the Tonight Programme on 11 March, u3a members talk to Martin Kemp about ageing well Read More

u3a contributes to Together survey u3a members make up 1% of responses to a survey about what connects and divides our society Read More

u3a day - 2 June 2021 Our first u3a day takes place on Wednesday 2 June this year - a chance to celebrate the activity, connection and fun of being part of the u3a community. Read More

Barnsley u3a Receives Award The Barnsley Age Friendly Award has been awarded to Barnsley u3a for their work delivering opportunities to older adults  Read More

Heswall u3a Ukelele Group u3a members continue to experiment with new technology to find ways to connect with each other and keep learning Read More

New Facebook group for u3a writers  u3a In My Own Write is now a closed Facebook group to enable u3a members to share their writing and ideas with each other Read More