Wed 25 September at FULLWELL LIBRARY. This is an experiment, future locations depend on numbers attending.



3rd Wednesday of each month
at Fulwell Methodist Church, Dovedale Road, Sunderland SR6 8LN
There is plenty of both on and off street parking

Chance to sign up for group activities followed by a speaker at 1.45pm.
Please do your socialising before the meeting. At the end of the meeting please replace your chair at the side of the hall and leave promptly to free the room for the next booking at 3pm. We must vacate the room by 3pm at the latest.


Midwinter Meal is being planned for January 15th at Sea Hotel as usual, but we are awaiting confirmation. If you have any strong feelings about date, venue, or other aspects of the event, please make them known before our September meeting.

Programme for 2019

February 20 David & Mary Sarsson : An African Experience
March 20 Bernard Hope : Prisoners of the British
April 17 Ann Scott : Lost in Translation
May 15 AGM and Group Displays
June 19 Margaret Hedley : My Great Grandma
July 17 Jeannette Geldard : Frauds and Scams
August 21 Dorothy Hitcham : More About Japan
Sept 18 Brenda Graham : Northern Ancestors of the Duchess of Cambridge
October 16 Linda King : Victorian Superstitions
November 20 Elizabeth Finch : Seaton Delaval Hall
December 11 Christmas Celebration - details to follow


Northumbria Region and various national U3A groups also arrange special events.

For details as they become available follow this link: Regional Events


The U3A Summer Schools in July and August - see Third Age Trust webpage