New or prospective Group Convenors
If you are thinking of setting up a new group here is a handy guide: Guidance on starting a new group
If you want to start using Beacon to communicate with your group members, or if you are having any problems using it, email Bob Slader and he will help you.
All Beacon users are required to sign our short confidentiality statement. Download the confidentiality form
Editing your webpage
If you would like to be able to edit your webpage yourself, contact the Website Editor and she will set you up with a login and password. You can add photos and details of your group's forthcoming meetings or events. This Guide for Beginners should get you started and the following User Guides should also be of help:
|Picture help 1||Picture help 2||Note on picture size|
|Using Links||Inline Links||Uploading files|
as well as the Video Tutorial
Here is a link to all of the Online Help available
And here is a handy link to your Website Log-in
Insurance and Licensing Arrangements - take a look at this guide to copyright items, particularly if your group needs to photocopy from books or uses CDs, DVDs or sheet music.
Group Expenses - this guide tells you what you can and cannot claim funding for. The Executive Committee offers some financial help with the cost of one-off activities which contribute to group learning, but not social trips. For full details please email the Treasurer
Bristol U3A insurance - Please have a look at this important information.
In the event of an accident, and to comply with the requirements of U3A insurance, the member involved and the group leader should fill in an Accident report form and return this to the U3A committee.
|North and West Bristol||Judy Parker & Carol Whitfield|
|East Bristol||Mike Woodhouse|
|South Bristol||Helen Thomas|
|Language groups||Hilda Ball|