u3a and Useful Links

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u3a Websites

Some additional benefits from belonging to the u3a

  • You will receive a copy of  our UPDATE Magazine for members two times a year in Spring and Autumn – posted to you and also available on this website – see  our Publications page. Members also receive “Third Age Matters” 5 times a year from our parent organisation, Third Age Trust.
  • The Cambridge University Bookshop at 1-2 Trinity Street, Cambridge CB2 1SZ offers a 20% discount to all u3a members. They stock CUP titles but their vast range of subjects ensures something for everyone. You can contact them on 01223 333 333, and remember to take your U3A card with you as proof of your membership.   

Other Useful Links

  • u3atvnetwork.org.uk – u3a Thames Valley Network (TVN) is a network of many u3as across the country, and it offers online study days, i.e. Talks, Quizzes etc. on Zoom. Go to u3atvnetwork.org.uk
  • 34sp.com  – We are grateful to our web hosting company https://www.34sp.com/ which makes no charge for hosting our website as we are a charity. Do check them out if you want to register a domain name.
  • Essex Adult Community Learning www.aclessex.com/
  • Saffron Screen – our not-for-profit independent community cinema –www.saffronscreen.com/category/whatson/
  • Saffron Hall – our not-for-profit award-winning 740-seat performance space – www.saffronhall.com/whats-on/
  • Walking in England/Essexwww.walkinginengland.co.uk/essex is a website packed with useful information for walkers. With hundreds of walks to download and print, free, it also has books of walks, contact details for all the walking groups in the county and much more.
  • 116 Self-Education Sites for Lifelong LearnersClick here to access this resource.