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Please take part in our weekly maths challenge, with problems and puzzles posed by Gordon Burgin, Andrew Holt and the U3A Maths and Stats Subject Adviser - David Martin. If you would like to share...

Our Yoga Subject Adviser – Peter Burton and a fellow U3A member Fran Ritson, who is also a qualified yoga teacher, have put together comprehensive resources to support you with your practice during...

Preseli U3A in Wales has found ways of keeping their Painting for pleasure group active and connected. The group, which has 18 members, usually meets on a fortnightly basis to socialise and...

Does your U3A already have a quiz interest group, or are you looking to put one together? Or do you just have some time and want to get involved? Chris Wright, the Subject Adviser for quizzes has...

u3a Subject Adviser for mindfulness, Nancy Taylor, put together a series of workshops for members at the start of lockdown in 2020. These can be enjoyed on our u3a YouTube Channel. This...

U3A members are being asked to help keep track of our garden birds.  You are invited to join Garden BirdWatch, a free online tool to record your own bird sightings and keep up to date with...

You might have thought that this period of social-distancing might have meant that no new U3A interest groups were starting up but that’s not true. Penicuik and District U3A in Scotland is a good...

Thank you to our members for continuing to share your great examples of staying in touch with each other – using digital and other ways to stay connected.  National office has produced a set...

The Diary Project was started to capture the experiences of u3a members living through an unprecedented period due to the coronavirus. The situation impacted on people in lots of different ways, and...

Thank you for all your ideas on how to keep learning, active and connected in these extraordinary times.  Here are some more fantastic ideas.

Following the suspension of the National Events Programme due to government advice on social distancing, the key speaker for Behind the Scenes of Dame Mary Quant - Heather Tilbury Phillips, Bury St...

Have you tried all the ideas we posted last week? Here’s some more of our members' ideas and advice on how to keep learning and stay active

U3A’s are demonstrating their creativity, innovation and engagement by coming up with ways of staying active and keeping connected during these extraordinary times. U3A members have come up with...

Please stay safe and vigilant as fraudsters increase their activity in times of uncertainty and confusion. If in doubt don’t pay it and check with your fellow members. This may be helpful:...

Thank you for all your great ideas and advice on ways you are staying healthy, active and connected with each other. The Member Link initiative aims to bring all that advice together in one...