news

There is a separate NOTICES section for non-U3A information that we have been asked to pass on to U3A members.  Site updates are listed in the SITE UPDATES section.  

10 May 2018

Short Walk Tuesday 15th May 2018 - we meet at the Village Hall Car Park at 10.30am for car sharing.  The walk is at Ruddington Country Park with lunch at the Ruddington Arms.  For more information about the walk please visit the Walking webpage.  David Pitfield.

24 Apr 2018

The Listening to Music programme for May to August 2018 is now on the Listening to Music webpage.  Bill Cooper.

22 Mar 2018

Short Walk Tuesday 17th April 2018 - we meet at the Village Hall Car Park at 10.30am for cars.  The walk is the Outwoods and Beacon Hill.  For more information about the walks please visit the Walking webpage.  David Pitfield.

17 Mar 2018

False claims of Telephone Preference Service: Fraudsters are cold-calling victims, falsely stating that they are calling from one of the well-known UK telecommunication service providers. They call victims claiming to provide a ‘Telephone Preference Service’ - an enhanced call-barring service, which includes barring international call centres.
More in these notes.  Thanks to Sheila Barton for this information.

The March National U3A Newsletter also has advice on preventing fraud, go to this national office webpage.

13 Mar 2018

Short Walk Tuesday 20th March 2018 - we meet at the Village Hall Car Park at 10.30am for cars.  The walk is at a Cotgrave circular.  For more information about the walks please visit the Walking webpage.  Gloria Wright.

02 Mar 2018

The U3A is coming to Ruddington on Monday 19th March at 2.00pm in the Methodist Church, Charles Street.   If you have friends who might be interested please spread the word.   There is more information on the Notts U3A Network website and on the RUDDINGTON.info website.

01 Mar 2018

The Architecture & Archaeology Group proposed programme for 2018 and plenty of other information can be found on the A&A webpage.  Sheila Barton

15 Feb 2018

A new group Creative Writing has been formed, led by Howard Fisher 9372898.   The group meets on the 3rd Monday of the month from 2.15  to 4.00pm in the bar at the Village Hall.

08 Feb 2018

Short Walk Tuesday 20th February 2018 - we meet at the Village Hall Car Park at 10.30am for cars.  The walk is at Sutton Bonnington.  For more information about the walks please visit the Walking webpage.  Gloria Wright.

06 Jan 2018

Yesterday's STAR group presentation was an excellent review of the Saturn Cassini project first given by Dr Daniel Brown of The School of Science and Technology at Nottingham Trent University at the Open Dome Event. Read a report on the talk on the STAR Group webpage.

The programme for March to November 2018 is also on the STAR Group webpage.  Chris Mason

24 Jan 2018

Two new groups have just started, Table Games, leader Pat Murfet 9374607, which meets on the 4th Wednesday in the Pear Tree public house from 1.30 to 4.00pm, and Handbell Ringing, leader Gill Crump 9372083, which meets on the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays from 2-00 to 4.00pm  at the leader's house.  
Full information on the Interest Groups webpage.

22 Jan 2018

The Programme for 2018 for the Cycling group is now on the Cycling webpage.  Tony Fletcher has taken over from Roy Turnbull as group leader.  Roy has led the group since its formation in February 2009.

15 Jan 2018

Membership renewals 2018/19 should include  a completed membership renewal form.   More information under Membership.  Howard Fisher.

06 Jan 2018

The Listening to Music programme for January to April 2018 is now on the Listening to Music webpage.  Bill Cooper.

03 Jan 2018

Did you know that if you book your holiday through Riviera Travel and tell them you are a member of Keyworth & District U3A they will donate 10% of the final cost to our U3A?   More information under What's On.

get up and go04 Dec 2018

Most falls can be prevented.  ‘Get Up and Go' is a guide to staying steady produced by Saga in association with The Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP).  Sheila Barton

03 Dec 2018

The monthly meeting speaker programme for 2018 is now available on the What's On webpage.  Anne Townsend.

The programme for 2018 for Wine Tasting is now available on the Wine Tasting webpage. Neil Franklin.

02 Dec 2017

The programme to August 2018 for Science Technology and Research (STAR) is now on the STAR webpage.  Chris Mason.

The programme for the first six months of 2018 for Putting the World to Rights (PTWTR) is now on the PTWTR webpage.  Stan Miller.

22 Nov 2017

party

The December Monthly Meeting Christmas Party is to be held on Tuesday 19th December in the Village Hall from 1.30 to 4.30pm, with buffet meal and entertainment from our members.  Tickets only 6 per person, available from the New Horizons desk  at the November Monthly Meeting.  At other times please contact Sue O'Donoghue (937 2989).  Click flyer image or this link..

15 Nov 2017

Short Walk Tuesday 21st November 2017 - we meet at the Village Hall Car Park at 10.30am for cars.  The walk is at Attenborough Nature Reserve.  For more information about the walks please visit the Walking webpage.  Gloria Wright.

13 Oct 2017

Short Walk Tuesday 17th October 2017 - we meet at the Village Hall Car Park at 10.30am for cars.  The walk is a circular route to be announced.  For more information about the walks please visit the Walking webpage.  Gloria Wright.


The earlier 2017 news items are in the News 2017 Archive


Previous Years

The 2017 news items are in the News 2017 Archive.
The 2016 news items are in the News 2016 Archive.
The 2015 news items are in the News 2015 Archive.
The 2014 news items are in the News 2014 Archive.
The 2013 news items are in the News 2013 Archive.
The 2012 news items are in the News 2012 Archive.
The 2011 news items are in the News 2011 Archive.
The 2010 news items are in the News 2010 Archive.






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