Running Derby U3A

Derby U3A is member of the Third Age Trust, and runs in accordance with the Objects and Principles of the Movement. It is an independently managed, self governing charitable organisation, within the framework of The Trust and is a registered charity (number 1165445).

Derby U3A executive committee

Derby U3A is managed by an executive committee. Committee members are trustees who must

• act in the interests of the U3A
• ensure that it operates in a manner that is consistent with its objects and purposes
• act with care and diligence and in accordance with any legal requirements.

The committee meets once a month except in August and December. Committee meeting dates can be found on the Calendar page - click on the tab above.

Committee members

John WhitemanChair
Catherine WykesSecretary and Group coordinator
Paul SandfordTreasurer
Malcolm HoptonVice Chair
Elaine WrightMembership Secretary
Malcolm WarnerSpeaker Organizer, Minutes Secretary
Sue ThornePublicity Officer
Sue SwainOutings Organiser
Val Pickard

Group organisers' meetings

Group organisers' meetings are held three times a year.

Annual General Meeting

The Annual General meeting, to which all members are invited, is normally held in March. The committee reports on the year's activities, and the accounts are presented. Committee members and officers are elected at the AGM.

Links on the right

The links on the right enable you to see

• Forms
• Minutes of committee meetings, group organizer meetings and Annual General Meetings
• Policy documents
• Our constitution,