Wanstead & Woodford
U3A National Office Documents
001 Sites to visit
Some sites to get free virtual tours during the lockdown
01 About the U3A
Information on the U3A
02 Vision and Mission of the U3A
Details of how the U3A works
03 Living and Learning Your Life
Expanding your life and expanding horizons
04 Information for Convenors
Important information for Group Leaders
05 National U3A Newsletter
How to sign up to receive the U3A Newsletter (free)
Welcome to Wanstead and Woodford U3A
000 Coronavirus Advice
A selection of ideas from National Office of steps to take regarding Corona Virus
0000 Our constitution
001 Venues to visit
Some sites to get free virtual tours during the lockdown
Lots of different quizzes during lockdown
003 Bulletin Montage
All bulletins 1-10 without the quizzes
004 Membership Survey
2020 U3A Membership Survey
005 Encouraging technical innovation
Encouraging technical innovation in our U3A Interest Groups
006 Stop Press 1
Some humour during lockdown Part 1
007 Stop Press 2
Some humour during lockdown Part 2
008 Stop Press 3
Some humour during lockdown Part 3
009 Stop Press 4
Some humour during lockdown Part 4
009a Stop Press 5
Some humour during lockdown Part 5
009b Stop Press 6
Some humour during lockdown Part 6
009c Stop Press 7
Some humour during lockdown Part 7
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Some humour during lockdown Part 8
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Some humour during lockdown Part 9
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Some humour during lockdown Part 10
01 Current Newsletter
March 2020 newsletter
02 Previous newsletter
February 2020 Newsletter
03 Renewal Application
Form to renew your membership for 2020/2021
04A Our speakers
All meetings suspended until further notice
All Groups suspended until further notice
All outings suspended until further notice
05 Our Committee
Committee plus helpers
06 Our Data Protection Policy
The policy sets out the requirements that Wanstead and Woodford U3A has to gather information for membership.
07 Our GDPR Policy
Under new General Data Protection Regulation rules that came into force on 25th May 2018, WWU3A must seek your permission to use any data required and membership cannot be given unless permission is given by the member.
08 Our Code of Conduct
What is expected of Wanstead and Woodford Members.
How we deal with the information given by members to us.
10 Our Safeguarding Policy
Keeping our members safe from abuse and other unsociable or racial situations.
10A Financial Policy Statement
How we deal with finances
11 Zoom Tutorial
How to use Zoom
13 Scam Advice
A number of very useful hints to try to avoid being scammed.
15 Corny Puns
1000 Jokes to make you smile
16 Useful Information
Some useful tips
18 Emergency Advice
The concept of 'ICE' is catching on quickly. It is a method of contact during emergency situations.
19 Stopping Crime Advice
Good advice from Met Police to give us some ideas to try to stop crime
40+ Poems from the newsletter
22 Age UK Activity Centre
Allan Burgess Centre at Wanstead
23 Words of Wisdom
Taken from WWU3A Newsletters
25 Understanding your Grand Children
Weird words they use!
Mostly 2019 Election Anagrams
27 Birth Flowers
See which birth flowers are for the month you were born
28 Gardening Tips
Gardening tips for all 4 seasons
29 Calendar for 2020
2020 monthly calendar
32 Songs featuring Underground Stations
Excellent light entertainment featuring all 270 London Underground Stations
33 Blocking Telephone Calls
Very useful numbers to block unwelcome Telephone callers
A1 Website of other U3A
This site enables you to see the web pages of all the U3A's that have web pages
A2 Self guided Shakespeare Walk
Free self guided walk around Shakespeare's London
A4 Shakespeare Time Line
Details all the events in Shakespeare's life
A5 Silver Surfers.
Another website not connected to the U3A, but still dedicated to the Over 50's. You will need to join and log in each 'visit' but it is free to join and contains very relevant information.
A6 Mature Times Magazine
A site designed to provide useful information for the over 60's or retirees.
A7 Beginners Computer Guide
Elementary advice for anyone thinking of using a computer for the first time and also very helpful tips for those already computer users.
A9 Walks in England
A very comprehensive site of free walks throughout England.
B2 Say no to 0870
There are a lot of 'premium' telephone numbers that charge ridiculous prices. This website entitled 'Say no to 0870' guides you as to which numbers are free or cheap and which numbers are not!
B3 Route Planner from the AA
A very useful site from the AA enabling you to plan your journeys.
B4 Website for London Region
Useful information and activities of other U3A'S in or around the London Area.
B5 Mailing Preference Service
You can use this free service to reduce the amount of unwanted junk mail you receive through the post.
B6 Telephone Preference Service
Register with this free service to reduce the number of unwanted marketing telephone calls you receive.
B7 Helpline for Older People
The Silver Line - A confidential 24 hour Freephone helpline for older people - giving advice, information and friendship.
B8 Action Fraud Campaign
"Take Five to Stop Fraud" website
B9 First Aid Advice Sheet
What to do if a member (or anyone else) needs medical help
C2 Historic Churches in Britain
Historic Churches in britain
C3 London Theatre Guide
Up to date London Theatre shows
C4 Walks in England
Walks in many Counties
C5 Grandparents Site
All sorts of information for Grandparents
C6 London Parks
London parks to visit
C7 TV Guide
Presented by Radio Times
C8 BBC Sport
All sports from the BBC
C9 Walks around London
Website of 26 shortwalks around London
D2 Travel Line
Plan your journey by public transport
D3 Tips for Mobile Phone users
Very useful information which may help you use your Mobile more effectively