Wellingborough & District



This month 181 members, including four new members, attended our meeting.

We were treated to the postponed talk from Luke Wigman. What an inspirational man, the talk was 45 mins so I can’t tell you all of it but from being in the RAF and stepping on an IED, through all the training and hard work to overcome a very bad leg injury he ended up running 7 marathons on 7 continents in 7 days and all in aid of a charity. There were many light moments in the talk and plenty of laughter. Several questions came from the floor at the end and members were leaving many of the members wanted to stop and have a chat with Luke. Asked what he would change if he could and his answer was NOTHING. It is worth saying again, what an inspirational young man.

Luke Wigman


The raffle took £194 and the star prize was the popular £50.00 M&S voucher again.


2020 Calendar

Just remind people that the Art Group will be producing a Calendar again this year and hope to have them on sale in November at just £5


Bridge For Beginners

This group is intended for those interested in learning how to play Bridge. The group will meet on the second and fourth Thursdays from 2.00 - 4.00 at the group leader's home. For further details, please contact the Wellingborough U3A Groups Co-ordinator via the contact page on the Wellingborough U3A website.

Walking Football

Is there anybody interested in joining a walking football group, if you are please contact Julie, Groups Coordinator


Don't Forget

Please remember to bring your plastic membership cards with you and have them ready for scanning so we can get you in more promptly. When you renew your membership this year you will not get a new card so please look after your existing card.


Digital Projector

The digital projector is currently kept by Pete Burnett. If any group leaders would like to borrow the projector please contact Peter.

Remember to check the Groups pages and the Events page for the latest information.