Wellingborough & District



CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC - Update 03/03/2021


There has been no change to our situation - live meetings and events are still suspended until further notice.

Due to the ongoing national lockdown, face to face U3A activities have been suspended until further notice. This includes the monthly meetings, Interest Groups, trips and the Drop-In sessions at Wellingborough Library.

Check back on this website for updates on the situation.

Monthly meetings and some Group meetings now take place over Zoom - please contact your group leader for details for your groups.


This is your events page. If you need advice on social or travel events, then check out the information on the subject on the Documents page - link at the top of this page. If your group has an event, or it has had to change an event venue or time, then please contact the General Groups Co-ordinator, or your Website Co-ordinator to make the amendment.

MONTHLY MEETINGS - These will take place over Zoom until Covid restrictions are lifted. An invitation to register will be sent out to all members for whom we have an email address each month, and a link to join the meeting will then be sent to all members who have registered.

Venue - (Post Covid) The United Reformed Church, High Street, Wellingborough.

Format - (Post Covid) Doors open 12.30pm First Wednesday of the month

Free Tea and Coffee - (Post Covid) is available before the meeting which commences promptly at 2.30pm

Please note that there is disabled access to the venue on the Salem Lane side of the building for anyone who has trouble with the steps. This is open and manned from 1.30pm - 2.30pm, and for a limited time at the end of the meeting. Disabled members/disabled visitors must also register at this entrance, please.

Dates for your Diary
Wed Jun 2nd ZOOM - 2.30pm
A theatrical group called Dark Light with a specially produced zoom show for 2021 called The Mystery of Flannagan Island, based on a wholly true history from 1900, with songs from Fools Gold.
Wed Jul 7th ZOOM - 2.30pm
Jean Barnes with ‘Tales from a Farmer’s Wife' (TBC)
Wed Aug 4th ZOOM - 2.30pm
Sarah Slater, who is a guide at Hampton Court Palace, with her talk 'Working with the ghosts of Hampton Court Palace'.