Ashington & District

Who is who

A big welcome from the committee and support folk of Ashington and District U3A.

David Scott David Scott ChairpersonWe have a monthly committee meeting and monthly general meeting which I chair, always striving to represent the members’ wishes. I would strive to encourage the ethos of this U3A of friendliness, welcome and inclusiveness with your support.
Margaret Trewick Margaret Trewick Vice ChairI am a founder member of our U3A and served on the committee for 9 years in various roles including Chairman. I love the way we combine the serious side of U3A with great fun and fellowship.I will always do my best to uphold those two elements which make Ashington so successful.
Christine Christine Morris Secretary Living the dream.
Ann Dunning Ann Dunning TreasurerRetired from a career in social work and moved to Blyth to be near family just over a year ago. Spending time walking dogs on the beach and fabulous countryside, being an involved granny and enjoying time spent on my hobbies, many through U3A. Decided to join the committee to support this great club.
Joan Ferguson Joan Ferguson Group CoordinatorHi, if you have information about your group, date, venue, event, changes or cancellation, please send me the info by 1st of the month to be included in our meeting’s Newsreel.If you wish to start a new group or need any help just get in touch.
Dave Walker Dave Walker Membership Secretary Hi Everyone, Having volunteered to be the new Membership Secretary I am hoping that I won’t regret it and neither will you.
Jayne Jayne Dippie Speaker Finder As a member of the committee I intend to learn as much as possible about U3A and use the information for the benefit of our group and members.
Liz Rowell Liz Rowell Welfare OfficerThe health and wellbeing of our members is very important. Being a Nurse and Health Visitor in my working life I hope the skills learnt help me to fulfil the role of Welfare Officer for our group.
Gwenda Beaton Gwenda Beaton Meeter GreeterHi,I’m Gwenda, the new Meeter Greeter. Gwenda has stepped in on several occasions and is always there with a welcoming smile.And as they say in ASDA HAPPY TO HELP.
Dave Walker Dave Walker Technical Coordinator Hello there from your Sound Engineer & Tech Guru.My name is David however I prefer ‘Dave’.Since retiring this year and becoming involved with the Ashington U3A group I have enjoyed taking part in events and activities.Meeting lots of new friendly faces and interesting people.

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