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Carlton and Gedling U3A’s Bonsai group has met in person for the first time since lockdown began. Following social distancing guidelines, the bonsai group met in a members’ garden – even finding...

Welcome to Week 16 of our weekly maths challenge, which is being hosted on our learning pages.  On the learning pages you can find the a new set of questions for Week 16 and the answers to the...

It's Week 15 of our Quiz with a new set of questions - Oscars and the answers to last week's questions - Still Clueless, I'm Sorry I haven't got a Clue Part 2 You can see these and all the quizzes...

The Third Age Trust is delighted that thanks to Kennet U3A, we are able to offer a new talk – Living Longer Better led by Sir Muir Gray, previously the Chief Knowledge Officer of the NHS. This talk...

Welcome to Week 15 of our weekly maths challenge, which is being hosted on our learning pages. On the learning pages you can find the a new set of questions for Week 15 and the answers to the Week...

We are delighted to offer an interactive session on Zoom with publishing expert, Alysoun Owen, the editor of Writers’ and Artists’ Yearbook and Children’s Writers’ and Artists’ Yearbook. Alysoun...

Continuing our series which shares great ideas and the latest ideas and suggestions to help you keep active, keep connected and keep learning. Zoom Ayr U3A has organised social events via zoom...

It's Week 14 of our Quiz with a new set of questions - Still Clueless, I'm Sorry I haven't got a Clue Part 2 and the answers to last week's questions - Castles You can see these and all the quizzes...

We’re excited to launch a new U3A initiative, the Creative Covid Collaboration. This new project will celebrate how U3A members have been using craft techniques to connect, learn together and...

Welcome to Week 14 of our weekly maths challenge, which is being hosted on our learning pages. On the learning pages you can find the a new set of questions for Week 14 and the answers to the Week...

A U3A member has paid an inspiring artistic tribute to nurses at a local hospital. Janet Benge, a member of Palmers Green and Southgate U3A, created a project - drawing portraits of a nursing team...

Thank you for your fantastic garden bird sightings Our feathered friends are still visiting members’ gardens and we’re really delighted that so many members are sharing these with us. This...

It's Week 12 of our Quiz with a new set of questions - First names and the answers to last week's questions - Transports of Delight You can see these and all the quizzes on the Learning...

Welcome to Week 13 of our weekly maths challenge, which is being hosted on our learning pages. On the learning pages you can find the a new set of questions for Week 13 and the answers to the Week...

U3A Wales Region has concluded its popular photography project on castles and selected the winning photo. Entrants across Wales entered the castle-themed competition, submitting stunning photos of...

Thank you so much for all the positive feedback on our new film, U3A Life in Lockdown. It has now reached 12, 000 views in just two weeks and is rising all the time. Watch the Film It is a...

U3A has launched a new social media account on Instagram  Instagram is a photo-sharing platform and we will be using it to share photos from U3A members, our National Initiatives such as U3A...

We are pleased to announce two new online U3A national events. We have been working hard over many years to build relationships with leading organisations around the UK to offer bespoke U3A events...

Mill Hill U3A has started a collective and uplifting poetry exchange. Members are asked to send a poem to the person whose name is in position 1 on the list of 2 names sent in the email text with...

Welcome to Week 12 of our weekly maths challenge, which is being hosted on our learning pages. On the learning pages you can find the a new set of questions for week 12 and the answers to the week...

For Upcycling Day, 24 June, we asked U3A members to share the things they have transformed. Lockdown has given many people extra time to consider how they can breathe new life into things they...