u3a matters

Our member magazine has undergone a makeover with a fresh new look - and name. We hope you like it.

The u3a matters magazine is published five times a year and posted direct to members’ homes in an environmentally friendly paper wrapper. It is packed with stories about members and u3a activities, plus celebrity interviews and features on technology, recipes, travel, competitions, and a lively and popular letters section.

How to receive u3a matters

The u3a matters magazine is available to any u3a member. To receive your copy please contact your local u3a committee so that they can add your contact details to the u3a matters database.

Submit your stories

Do you have a story for u3a matters? Has your u3a done something you would like to share? Perhaps you have started something new that you think other u3as would be interested to hear about or have had a compelling speaker or event? If so, get in touch.


For all advertising enquiries, including advertising rates, please contact our publishing partner Redactive.
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Call: +44 (0) 20 7324 2775

Download our media pack, in pdf format, for more information.

u3a Media Pack (736.44 KB)

Magazine data submission portal

To upload u3a magazine subscriber data for your u3a, you need to use the Magazine data submission portal (MAMS).

Below you can see dates for data submission for 2024/25
September Issue: 29 July to 11 August 2024
November Issue: 30 September to 13 October 2024
February Issue: 23 December to 12 January 2024

Click on the button below to access the portal.

Please note, access to the Magazine data submission portal (MAMS) is restricted to pre-registered users.

If you have queries on the submission process please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Screenreader editions

We are working with some of our members to create more accessible screen-reader versions of the magazine. Click the button below to see the available versions.

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