Portsmouth Historic Dockyard Trip Wed June 5th

Departs Farnham at 9am and leaves Portsmouth at 5pm. Tickets include coach travel, refreshments on arrival, a guided tour of HMS Warrior, then after a break for lunch, a guided tour of the recently opened Mary Rose Exhibition.
In the morning you can opt for an alternative Naval attraction such as HMS Victory or the Submarine Museum (accessed by courtesy ferry across the harbour to Gosport).
Tickets £45/person will be on sale at the Monthly Open Meeting on 25th March, then from April 7th at Open Meetings or contact Kate Harvey on 07917 222152 or


General information

Joining classes during the year

  • Email (or telephone, during office hours only) the person shown as the contact for that group, to find out whether the group is for you and if a place is available.
  • If no place is available, you can ask to go on a waiting list.
  • Please note that a place is not secured until you receive confirmation, and have shown your valid membership card at the first session you attend of each academic year.


  • You must show your new Membership Card when registering for any groups or when attending a group for the first time in each academic year.
  • It’s a good idea to carry your card throughout the year as there is space on the back of your card to fill in your emergency contact details.
  • If you change any of your contact details make sure you inform the data base manager at .

Where groups meet  – The majority of our groups meet at the Farnham Maltings with its own café. Where other locations are used, these are given in the programme.

Room Allocations –

Room allocations for group meetings held at the Maltings are posted daily on the notice board opposite the reception desk.

  • Before each class, check the noticeboard as room changes do occur at short notice.


My email or postal address has changed

Email the database manager:

I haven’t received the U3A Update newsletter

Email the newsletter editor: with your correct email address

I’m stopping or have stopped going to a group

Inform the leader or contact (secretary) so that the place can be offered to another.

I’m leaving the U3A

Email the database manager:

There’s a problem with our allocated room/date or we will not be using the room for one of our booked sessions

Email the venues manager:

Our group needs help with the audio-visual equipment

Contact the relevant technical team member (listed under Committee Membership)


Telephone numbers in the programme

Unless otherwise specified, all telephone numbers in the programme are 01252 local code.

Contacting Group Contacts by telephone

Group contacts should normally be contacted by email and should only be telephoned during office hours, please.


2019  Annual Group Leaders and Secretaries Meeting

Tues April 30th 2019 14-1600