BRIDGWATER and District U3A
The University of The Third Age
The aim of the University of The Third Age is to encourage and enable older people no longer in full-time paid
employment to help one another to share their knowledge, skills, interests and experience .
Most activities take place during the day at a variety of venues.
Membership allows participation in any group.
The aim of this web site is to give prospective members an overview of the Bridgwater U3A activities and to inform
members of the latest U3A news, information and group programmes.
Bridgwater and District U3A is a Registered Charity (No. 1084262), and is also affiliated to the charity:
The Third Age Trust (operating as The University of the Third Age.)
Additionally, Bridgwater and District U3A is also a member of the Northern Somerset Association of U3As.
CORONA VIRUS
Following on from this afternoon’s Government announcement please be advised that
ALL BRIDGWATER U3A GROUP MEETINGS ARE CANCELLED until further notice.
Your committee wish you all well and trust that you continue to stay in good health!
We look forward to seeing you all when things return to normal and thank you for your continued support.
Carol Taylor, Vice Chair Bridgwater U3A
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The Third Age Trust has issued their own guidelines which are available here : Latest U3A Info
Latest Government Advice
If   you   feel   unwell,   run   a   temperature,   have   a   new,   persistant   cough   then   PLEASE   stay   at   home   for   at   least   7   days   and   consult
the on line NHS advice : NHS 111
If   you   have   any   of   these   symptoms   it   is   very   important   that   you   STAY   AWAY   from   your   local   surgery,   pharmacy   and   hospital   ….
check the advice on line or with the links in this article.
Keep in touch safely, have fun!  Join in a series of online  quizzes between Bridgwater U3A members and friends.    General knowledge, multiple choice.    A new one every 7-10 days with answers and winner  (only for glory no prizes!) of the previous one.   Email valban17@gmail.com    Good luck one and all!  Val Bannister
Fraud and Scamming …. Please take care at this time.
If something feels wrong then … Take Five minutes to
think. Check with a friend if something feels wrong.
More information and a quick on line course go to: