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The Monthly Thursday Coffee Morning is back! The next Coffee Morning will take place at the St Mary's Centre Grassmere Close, Felpham PO22 7NU. The first coffee morning face to face took place on Thursday 2nd September and was a lovely opportunity to meet old and new friends. The next Coffee Morning will take place at the St Mary's Centre Grassmere Close, Felpham PO22 7NU on Thursday 7th October 2021 starting at 10:15 am everyone is welcome. See Meetings for more details.

The monthly talk in October is on Wednesday 13th October 2021 - Working with the Ghosts of Hampton Court Palace - Sarah Slater. See Meetings for details. .

Monthly Talk

The monthly talks continue on Zoom for the rest of 2021. We look forward to September 15th when we will be continuing our talks. See Meetings for full details.

Monthly Beacon Newsletter

Each month Mary Curd (Vice Chair and Publicity Coordinator) will be sending out a newsletter via Beacon to members if you would rather read or download as a PDF click in the links on the right.


During lockdown and the Covid restrictions many members learnt a new skill or revived an old one. Read Lynne Dorey revived her love of Quilting see her article here Quilting in Lockdown.
If you have something interesting to share send it to Gill Henry webmaster.


During the Covid 19 Lockdowns we developed 3 Arun West U3A groups on Facebook these are still active groups:

Arun West U3A

Arun West U3A Plants and Gardens Group

Arun West U3A Snap Happy

The national group U3A - Keeping in touch is also very interesting and some of our members are on that.

If you have a Facebook Account, you can click on the links on the right to join the groups.

If you do not receive the national U3A monthly newsletter or know someone who does not receive it encourage them to sign up on the National U3A page.
Each month the bitesize version will be included in the link on the right. If you want to read the full version click on National U3A button .The Trust has also developed a whole series of national programmes which can be found on the national website.