Stanway in Colchester

Members Only Area


Newsletter and 2021 AGM

Newsletter October 2021 Stanway News is now available and announces details of the 2021 AGM - see AGM 2021 Notice. Full documentation will be sent to members in a special mailing in October.

To view the Newsletters you will need the username and password which is on your membership/renewal letter for 2021/22. If you aren’t receiving your copy please use the Contact page to message our Newsletter Editor.


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Please remember to inform our Membership Secretary (see Contacts page) if you change your address, email address or contact telephone numbers.


The following are all now subpages of the Members Only Area:



You receive a number of publications as part of your subscription to Stanway u3a:

ACTIVITY GROUPS AND TALKS BROCHURE: is sent to all existing members when they renew their membership and to new members when they join. It includes the programme of monthly talks for the first half of the year, and all the current Groups and Group Leaders' contact details. An Updated Booklet is sent to all members in January providing the programme of lectures for the second half of the year together with information about any new Groups and details of any changes to existing Groups.

Stanway News STANWAY NEWS: is our Newsletter circulated to all our members every month. As well as reports from the Chair and other members of the various Committees, you can find out about forthcoming trips, talks, social events, quizzes and competitions. Plus there and updates from various Groups, and articles provided by our members for your entertainment. The current and previous 3 Newsletters are available in the Links area on this page. You will be asked for your username and password (included in your membership renewal letter) as the Newsletters contain personal contact details.

TAM magazine THIRD AGE MATTERS: is a national magazine posted out to u3a members that choose to receive it, in February, April, June, September and November. It contains News, Views, Ideas, Opinions, Stories and much more. It includes a section called Sources which concentrates on educational issues and looks at a different subject or theme each issue.

National newsletter Did you know that Third Age Trust also issues a NATIONAL NEWSLETTER each month? Full of information including announcements of interest nationally, what u3as are up to, and learning opportunities.
Click on National Newsletter to sign up to receive your copy by email.

U3A Signposts In addition, U3A SIGNPOST is an international Newsletter published online on the first day of every month for u3a members and kindred groups anywhere in the world.