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Third Age Matters our national magazine

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u3a creative writing competition 2022

From u3a creative writing competition to writing contract

As the u3a creative writing competion opens for a third year, u3a member Lynne shares her story of success

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u3a woodland campaign

New Target for u3a Woodland

The u3a 40th Anniversary Woodland is commited to planting 10,000 trees  by the end of 2022

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The Positive Impact of u3a

Members share their u3a stories

In the first in our new series of short films, Geoffrey from Upholland u3a shares how his u3a music group resparked his love for guitar

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Radlett & District U3A members

This month U3A has featured in the Metro Newspaper – the highest-circulation print newspaper in the UK

Maths for Grandparents at Radlett & District U3A, Hertfordshire was set up so third agers could learn new maths techniques to help their grandchildren with their homework.

The course follows a SAT textbook over a year tackling a different subject at each fortnightly meeting. Finally, the members work through the SATS test together, discussing each question.

Former policewoman Joan Miller who set up the course said, “We started off wanting to help our grand-children but we learnt so much about ourselves and the process of learning”.


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