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South Durham U3A


Active in Darlington, Cockerton, and surrounding areas

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Next Meeting

10th December

2019

Geoff Hughes: Songs & Stories of Christmas


CURRENT MEMBERSHIP (approximately 150): Membership is open to anyone interested, so why not contact us?

We pay an annual subscription of £15 then £1 for each monthly meeting to help towards the cost of hiring the hall and providing refreshments.  

MONTHLY MEETING: 2nd Tuesday of each month from 9:45am-12:00pm.  Half an hour to book in and enjoy coffee and a chat while checking out the sign up sheets for various groups on offer.  Then take your seats to listen to the Chair give out notices before this month’s speaker takes the floor.

VENUE: Bowen Hall, off Bates Avenue, DL3 0TH.  Click on the side bar for map and details.

GROUPS: We have a large number of active groups and full details are available by clicking on the side bar.   

We are one of over 1000 U3A groups across the country totalling nearly half a million members. For further information on the National U3A please click here.  We are also a member of the Northumbria Regional Group and for details click here.  

2020 Speaker Programme


January

Teesdale/Weardale Mountain Rescue

February

Tony Metcalfe - Altogether Archaeology

March

Carol Briggs - Humanist

April

Peter Barron - Grandad at Large

May

St Teresa’s Hospice

June

Philip Cain - Barrow to Bagdad

July

Shildon Railway Museum

August

Bowes Museum

September

Barbara Dixon - My Criminal Ancestors

October

Gary Bankhead -  Diving in the river Wear

November

AGM

December

Yvonne Slater - Songs from 40’s to 70’s