Although there is a focus in the U3A on “older people and those retired from full time work”, this is not a restriction for membership. As long as the activities we undertake are educational (in the broadest sense), U3A objects do not limit who can participate.

Please return the form and fee, together with a stamped self-addressed envelope to Mrs Jill Ottley, Membership Secretary, address above, thank you. Any personal data contained in your application form shall be processed in connection with your application date for Membership of the Thurrock U3A and kept on our computerised records. Your contact details will not be shared without your written permission.

Member code of conduct:

U3A members are expected to conduct themselves in line with the Movement’s Guiding Principles. They are also expected to treat each other with dignity and respect. Specifically:

Members are expected to know, follow and promote the Principles of the U3A Movement at every opportunity.
Members must always act in the best interests of Thurrock U3A and the U3A Movement, strive to uphold its reputation and never do anything which could bring their own, another U3A or the U3A Movement into disrepute or expose it to undue risk.
Members are expected to use Thurrock U3A’s resources responsibly and only to further its stated charitable objects/purposes.
Members are expected to reflect the current organisational policy of Thurrock U3A, regardless of whether it conflicts with their personal views.
Members are expected to abide by Thurrock U3A procedures and practices.
Members are expected to treat each other with dignity and respect at all times.

Thurrock U3A Committee From 22.02.2023

Elected all Feb 2023

ChairPaul Heasmer
Vice ChairRuth
Group CoordinatorKay
Membership SecretaryJill
Welfare OfficerPaul Cutlerpaul­cutler@btinternet
Treasurer 2nd acTerry
Senior Welfare OfficerPaul
Ray Bygate
Yvonne Simpson
Vanessa Lamberth
Daphne Revell
Pat Thwaites
Ruth Hallums 01375 376873
Jim Brewster
Sandra Hurley
Mel Lewis
Pam Quilter 01375 381296

To Mrs.Jill Ottley
Membership Secretary Thurrock University of the Third Age
9, Overcliff Road
RM17 6AJ