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u3a "rock star" talks world adventures on u3a radio podcast Geologist Martin from Sutton u3a talks about his career, travel and what it's like to eat a goat's head Read More

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A Relevant and Bold New Strategy  u3a is embarking on an ambitious consultation with members to shape its strategy and direction for the future. Read More

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Growing the Future As part of u3a's 40th anniversary celebrations, u3as will be able to buy trees to be planted in a special u3a woodland Read More

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u3a member follows the journey of iconic Victorian journalist In the September episode of our u3a radio podcast, Islington u3a member Rosemary talks about following Nellie Bly's journey around...

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Medieval Building Discovered by Burnham u3a Burnham u3a's Archaeology group excavated a previously unknown medieval building Read More

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Celebrating Four Years of Our Newsletter Community The u3a Newsletter celebrates four years this month of connecting the u3a community. Read More

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Third Age Matters talks to record breaking Paralympian - and u3a member In the autumn issue of our members’ magazine, our editor talks to Waterlooville u3a member Rosalinda Hardiman Read More

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Celebrating u3a creative writing talent u3a members came together virtually for the STAR awards, where the winners of the 2021 u3a creative writing competition were announcedRead More

The u3a movement announce its new Chair at its first hybrid AGM Dr Liz Thackray is the new Chair of the Third Age Trust. Read More

Members Meet In Person Again u3a groups have been enjoying being able to meet face to face again, whilst still embracing digital learning Read More

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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