Bishop`s Stortford


To learn how to renew your membership please read the Renewing Membership page.

Our monthly meetings have returned to the Methodist Church in South Street on the second Monday of each month. Because of refurbishment work we may only use the church itself, not the adjacent hall. Meetings begin at 2pm for signing up to groups, holidays etc. followed by a talk at 2.30.


Bishop's Stortford u3a was started in 1985, and currently has in excess of seventy interest groups, with a total membership of about 1,000. The annual membership fee is £15.

There is no waiting list to become a member of Bishop's Stortford u3a, so if you are interested in joining please email our Membership Secretary via the CONTACT page for an application form and more information.

Monthly meetings are held on the second Monday of each month at Bishop's Stortford Methodist Church, 34B South Street, CM23 3AZ: -

2:00p.m. for Group and Outing sign up
2:30p.m. for meeting and Speaker

When the renovation work at the church is complete we will revert to the previous arrangement of opening the New Hall at 1:45 for signups.

A monthly information sheet with uptodate information about groups and trips is available for members at the monthly meeting, this can also be emailed together with notices, on request from the Web Administrator on the contact page. The latest version of the information sheet can be downloaded from a link to the right of this page.

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Bishop's Stortford U3A Calendar

Note that this calendar is a guide only. Most events on this calendar have been generated automatically. Most groups don't meet on bank holidays; some weekly groups don't meet every single week. Others have periods during which they don't meet such as the middle of summer, school holidays or the Christmas period.

Always contact the group's coordinator before trying to attend a group meeting or event. The contacts for each group can be found on that group's page - click the Groups button at the top of this page for a clickable list of groups. You'll also find a link to the group if you click the calendar entry.