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Dear Members

This page will keep you fully updated with all the latest NEWS.

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If any member or group Convenors have any items they would like posted on the website, especially on the individual group pages please send them by E mail (barryfhome@gmail.com) and I will do my best to put them on. If you would like to speak to me please telephone 01760 441259. Barry.

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IMPORTANT....IMPORTANT....IMPORTANT....IMPORTANT....IMPORTANT (posted 17/5/22)

There will be NO MEMORIAL HALL MEETING IN JUNE. Members are cordially invited to a Special Dereham U3A members only Platinum Jubilee Celebration at Dereham Cricket Club on Thursday 2nd June at 2pm. Please click on the following link for more information on the event and to register. PLATINUM JUBILEE

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NEW MEMORIAL HALL MEETING RAFFLE CHARITY (posted 15/5/22)

We are pleased to be supporting DEREHAM CANCER CARE for the next six months. Please click on the following link for more information on this charity CANCER CARE

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AGM NEWS Thursday 12th May 2022

The AGM was well attended with over 100 members present. The AGM was followed by a very interesting presentation by Simon White on the highlights of the Hampton Court and Chelsea Flower shows.

THANKS TO ALL THE MEMBERS THAT ATTENDED

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"FOR THE CURIOUS"

TALKS OPEN TO ALL MEMBERS. FOR MORE INFORMATION Please go to the main GROUPS page and then click on the For the Curious page for more information.

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LATEST NEWSLETTER FROM THE EASTERN REGION U3A. please click on the following link MARCH 29 NEWS FROM THE EAST

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DEREHAM U3A NEWS

MEMORIAL HALL MEETING 10th MARCH. RAFFLE FOR UKRAINE

WHAT A FANTASTIC RESULT !! £700 was raised for the people of Ukraine. The generosity of all our members who bought raffle tickets and those who donated prizes was a credit to our U3A branch.

Our Donation was paid to the Disasters Emergency Committee/ Ukraine Appeal, a copy of the receipt is on this page. THANKS TO YOU ALL.

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If you haven't signed up to the u3a newsletter from Sam Mauger then you may have missed the announcement of the new u3a film "Do Something Brilliant Today". You can watch it on the u3a uk YouTube channel - just click on this link. U3A YOU TUBE

The NATIONAL U3A page on our website always has very interesting items, please have a look.

LATEST "NEWS FROM THE EAST REGIONAL UPDATE" 6.2.22

Please click on the following link to read all the latest East of England News. East News

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A LEGACY OF BLOOD by Keith Longmore (AKA Leslie Lange)

Keith, one of our members, has just had a book published on AMAZON (Kindle and Paperback) Please click on the following link for more information: LEGACY OF BLOOD Well done Keith !!

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REMEMBRANCE SERVICE...... DEREHAM SUNDAY 14th NOVEMBER 2021

We were honoured to be invited to lay a wreath at this year's Remembrance service which was held on Sunday 14th November.

Jan Waterman, our vice chair, represented the Dereham U3A and laid a wreath on our behalf. Photos on this page.

Please click on the following link to watch a video of the service: REMEMBRANCE SERVICE

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CREATIVE ARTS FREE HIGH QUALITY ACTIVITIES FOR OLDER PEOPLE (NON U3A)

The Our Day Out project is a programme of free, high-quality creative engagement activities for all older people, including those living with:

Early to mid-stage dementia
Other long-term health conditions
Limited mobility
Mental health conditions
Loneliness or isolation

PLEASE CLICK ON THE FOLLOWING LINK FOR MORE INFORMATION CREATIVE ARTS
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9th September 2021

FIRST MEETING SINCE MARCH 2020 !!

Our first meeting since March 2020 was held outside at the Dereham Cricket club ground. "Fizz" and cake were provided and 105 members took advantage of the great weather. PLEASE CLICK ON THE FOLLOWING LINK FOR FULL DETAILS AND PHOTOS. FIRST 2021 MEETING

Click on a picture below to see it full-size with more details.