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  • What is U3A?
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  • #LearningNotLonely

    Read new research showing U3A's positive, cost-effective and sustainable impact on the wellbeing and future of retired people in the UK.

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  • What is U3A?

    U3A (University of the Third Age) is a UK movement of retired and semi-retired people who come together to continue their educational, social and creative interests in a friendly and informal environment.

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  • What do we do?

    Members of local U3As draw upon their knowledge and experience to teach and learn from each other. It's all voluntary, run in informal activity sessions, covering hundreds of different subjects.

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  • How are we different?

    U3A is an informal, co-operative, volunteer-led organisation which embraces everyone of all backgrounds, religions and cultures. There are no formal qualifications or exams to pass. The U3A draws on the strengths and enthusiasms of all its members.

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  • What is the U3A ethos?

    At its heart, the U3A believe that continuing to learn, develop your interests, make friends and try something new, is a life-long passion.

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  • How do I join?

    Anyone interested in becoming a member can join through their nearest local U3A. You can locate and contact your nearest U3A here.

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This is fantastic - thank you @WMC_GP for supporting #U3As like #Bournemouth #Dorset To read @U3A_UK Chief Executive's response to the government's announcement on social prescribing - go to tinyurl.com/ychvdlxt #LearningNotLonely @SamMauger2 twitter.com/WMC_GP/status/…
RT @JoseHerrera_LIS: Another Outstanding full immersion programme for @U3A_UK members in #Cantabria #Spain Safe, meaningful and enjoyable.…
RT @drsimon_johnson: Busy day today with eight volunteers #volunteers @U3A_UK ... grateful for their continued help @HLFSouthWest
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John Battison (Paignton U3A) has released a series of photos on Totnes Castle Inspired by the great Japanese wood-block printers - Hokusai John uses his computer to create impactful water colour art. Find out more about @U3A_UK sources.u3a.org.uk @DevonLiveNews @SamMauger2
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...and here's the @U3A_UK Board of Directors' official photo. Meeting for the first time since the #U3A national conference and welcoming some new faces. Discussing all aspects of the U3A movement & learning model #LearningNotLonely @SamMauger2