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Whitwick & District U3A

Registered Charity no EW64245

Sunday, 25 March 2018

Sunday, 25 Mar 2018

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Website updates

If you want to know which pages on this site have changed and when, you can find an overview here.

You can choose the email notification function in the members area to be informed about changes to various pages.

Computing tips

Expanded versions of the tips provided in the monthly Update are available using these links.

April Phishing February Duplex printing March Password retrieval / Lenovo laptops February Microsoft support for IE
May Updates March Website summary April Laptop security July Win 10 free upgrade ends
June Anti-virus software April XP support ends May Public Wifi December Email spam settings
July Email attachments May Heartbleed bug July Windows 10
August Cloud storage June Win 8 & 8.1 updates August Windows 10 removal February Compromised email accounts
September XP user options July Compromised routers September Windows 10 privacy April Phishing
October Clicks & keys August Ransomware November Phishing
November Windows 8 to 8.1 September Passwords   March Focused inmail
  October Junk mail   April Google inmail

E-mail Guides

Guides on various aspects of e-mailing are available in the members area here.

Group Leaders & Committee Members Information

Various guides for Committee members and Group Leaders can be found in the members area here.

Group Leaders can check on items in Forthcoming Events here.


The Summer 2015 and other newsletters are available here (in members area)

East Midlands Regional Newsletters

Issue 1, Issue 2, NewsBites Feb 2013, NewsBites Mar 2013.


Links to other U3As and items of potential interest can be found here.

Officers and Committee

The Officers and Committe Members following the 2015 AGM are given here.

Data Policy

Whitwick and District U3A (WAD) collects and uses members information as provided on their membership form solely for the purposes of WAD administration. It is only distributed within WAD on a controlled need-to-know basis. The only data passed to an external agency is members' names and addresses to the printers to enable postal distribution of Third Age Matters.
The website does not use any cookies to collect information about the user or their browsing.
A full copy of the policy concerning data handling, privacy, email and the website is available in the members area . This may also be obtained by contacting the Membership Secretary,  mem underscore sec at whitwicku3a dot org dot uk.
Members can obtain a copy of their data on application to the Membership Secretary, although there may be a small charge made for repeated requests.

Equal Opportunities Policy

All affiliated Universities of the Third Age (U3As) pursue a policy providing equality of opportunity to all members and potential members regardless of age, social standing, language, ethnicity, gender, orientation and educational background. The acceptance of this policy will be deemed a condition of membership.


The updated formal constitution adopted by the membership at the AGM 15th April 2015 can be found here. This is based on the current model constitution proposed by the U3A Trust. It replaces the original constitution of 2009.

AGM minutes and standing orders

These can be found in the members area here.

Please note that as an anti-spam measure e-mail addresses on this page are NOT links, but should be manually copied

Page content updated 18-3-18