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Whitwick & District U3A

Registered Charity No. 1181238

Saturday, 21 May 2022

Saturday, 21 May 2022

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Please note that Whitwick & District U3A is not responsible in any way for the content of external sites. We have no control over the availability of these sites and cannot guarantee that the links will continue to work. Links will open a separate new page in your browser, and hence they may be closed separately.

Online Security etc.

Info from talk on Cyber crime and scams.

A short summary of various methods of keeping in touch, additional info for protecting the use of Zoom

Guides for appropriate settings provided by UK Safer Internet Centre for Snapchat, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, TikTok and Roblox.

Scam examples as found by the BBC

Little Leaflet of Cyber Mistakes to help you keep safe on line

Scam advice


U3A Trust - National Organisation - Some pages on this site require you to be logged-in

East Midlands U3As Association

Leicestershire and Rutland U3A Network

The Third Age Trust issue national newsletters. An archive of these is available here, or you can sign up to receive them directly here.

National events:

In Depth Study Groups - A chance to study in much greater depth than an interest group. If you have a computer you could link up with like-minded people across the UK.

Neighbouring U3As
Up to approximately 10 miles away Between 10 and 20 miles away

Ashby de la Zouch
Soar Valley
West Leicestershire

Great Glen
Oadby and Wigston
West Bridgford


New Mills & District U3A Derbyshire

Virtual U3A an online only U3A branch affiliated to the Third Age Trust. One of its principal aims is to provide the U3A experience for those who are rendered isolated in some way by circumstances or geography and unable to play a full part in a terrestrial U3A.

Discount Software

Software 4 Students - when registering use Third Age Trust as the "School"

General Interest

Woodland Trust and Visit Woods (info on woods local to any area)

Scam prevention advice from Leicestershire County Council


School readers volunteering to assist with reading in Primary Schools


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

Page content updated 19-12-21