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The University of The Third Age

The aim of the University of The Third Age is to encourage and enable older people no longer in full-time paid employment to help one another to share their knowledge, skills, interests and experience .


Most activities take place during the day at a variety of venues.


Membership allows participation in any group.


The aim of this web site is to give prospective members an overview of the Bridgwater U3A activities and to inform members of the latest U3A news, information and group programmes.


Bridgwater and District U3A is a Registered Charity (No. 1084262), and is also affiliated to the charity:

The Third Age Trust (operating as The University of the Third Age.)



Latest News For Members


“Points of View”  topic for next meeting....


Days Out ~ Trip to Cardiff…


Murder Mystery Lunch …


Music for the Terrified ~ Next  session...


Japanese Stitchery ...


Backgammon ~ a proposed new group…


Short Mat Bowls ~ a proposed new group…


Thinking of Publishing Your own Book?…


Online Courses Spring 2014…


Third Age Trust  Activities for 2014…


Holiday Group ~  Annual Holiday 2014 details...


Starting a New Group ~ Downloadable advice leaflet...


National U3A Chess by Email Group...


U3A Coffee Mornings



These are held on the third Wednesday of every month at the Masonic Hall, Northgate, Bridgwater, (opposite the Police Station), from 10 am to noon.



All members and those interested in finding out more about the U3A are welcome. There is usually a Bring and Buy Stall and the notice boards give up-to-date details of group activities.