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the u3a blog dedicated to sharing, inspiring and learning
Wells Community Day: u3a shines with lantern parade
Published: 19 February 2024
Ann from Wells u3a talks about a recent community day which enabled them to make connections in their local area - and which finished with a fantastic lantern parade.
Saffron Walden u3a Marks 40th Anniversary Milestone with Grand Celebration Plans
Published: 12 February 2024
Saffron Walden u3a are celebrating their 40th Anniversary this year - and Chair Jim talks about the first celebration, an Activities and Groups Taster Session.
Learning More About: Film with Subject Adviser Dieter
Published: 24 January 2024
Subject Adviser for Film, Dieter, shares his first cinema memory and his favourite movies.
Your Favourite Radio Stations
Published: 23 January 2024
u3a members share their favourite radio stations and what radio means to them.
Haverhill and District u3a celebrate 30 years
Published: 16 January 2024
Barbara from Haverhill and District u3a talks about their u3a's beginnings in 1992 and how it has evolved over the last thirty years.
Published: 09 January 2024
Jan and Peter are the group co-ordinators of Burton on Trent u3a's Social Cycling group and talk about why their particular approach has been such a success.
Exploring Vegan and Vegetarian Food with Bailgate u3a
Published: 03 January 2024
Bailgate u3a member Gill talks about her u3a Vegan and Vegetarian group and how it has encouraged the members to think more about the food they eat.
A Winter Sun sequence to start your day
Published: 25 December 2023
Our u3a Subject Adviser for Yoga, Patricia, shares a Winter Sun Sequence to start your day off with a moment of calm.
Why does Santa wear red?
Published: 20 December 2023
Chris from East Suffolk's History for Fun group talks about the history of the depiction of Santa Claus in popular culture, and the origins of his red costume.
u3a members' highlights of 2023
Published: 19 December 2023
u3a members share their highlights of 2023 - from Coronation teas to reading Classic Greek plays
Bollywood Dancing for Wyre Forest u3a
Published: 12 December 2023
Julia from Wyre Forest u3a talks about a recent multicultural u3a event, where members broke out into Bollywood dancing.
Callington u3a visits Dartmoor Prison and Church
Published: 08 December 2023
Ann from Callington u3a shares one of her u3a highlights of 2023 - a day trip to Princetown on Dartmoor.