South West U3A Region

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HONITON U3A STUDY DAY
A very successful Study Day organised by U3A Committee member June Brown and her husband Keith was
held at the Honiton Community College on November 2nd 2019. The focus of the day was the very beautiful and
mysterious area of DARTMOOR. Three expert Speakers spoke about their particular interest in and knowledge
of this area.For full report see link.

Honiton Study Day lecturers

Dr Lee Bray, Stephen Holly, Simon Dell MBE

Exeter Communications Workshop
Exeter Communications Workshop 50 delegates gathered, from more than 25 U3A’s, for this very up to date, interesting participative workshop presented by Susie Berry and Denise Jones. There were delegates from Cornwall, Devon, Dorset, Somerset, Wiltshire and Gloucestershire, everyone contributing to raise our understanding of Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.

Culm Valley U3A inaugural meeting on the 5th September in Willand Village Hall
Culm Valley Inaugral Meeting
Left to right
Peter Morris, chairman, 94, veteran of bomber command, Frances Berry Trust Volunteer and Marion Clements ex vice chairman Third age trust
Culm Valley U3A has arrived

Report about Nottingham Conference.
Thoughts about the U3A Conference 2019 Nottingham by Frances Berry. See the link on the right.

U3A Finance Workshop see link to notes.
You will see that at item 27, there is a request for consideration at National level of alternatives to Charitable status, in the interests of reducing the workload of treasurers and group leaders.