University of the Third Age in Brent

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News for Brent U3A


12 December 2017 Dining group:

The Travellers Rest at Kenton. More about Dining.

8 November 2017 Walking group:

Our next walk is along the South Bank of the River Thames. More about Walking.


29 November 2017 The Death of Stalin at the Lexi Cinema:

Satire. Armando Iannucci. Subtitled...

More about Films at the Lexi.

24-25 November 2017 Link to Madhatters Theatre Club:

Includes a comedy, magic and more

Stubbs by Steve Harper.

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9 November 2017 at Ealing U3A:


November: 9, 16, 23, 30; December: 7;

January 2018: starting on 11.

Thursday morning talks at the Ealing U3A. Open website in a new tab or window.

Previous months

October 2017 Older People in Film group:

The aim of this new group is to view films that portray older people and discuss how different aspects of ageing are represented. The group will be friendly, informal and welcoming to both men and women. Places still available. More about Older People in Film group.

October 2017 Outings group:

Cruising the Thames on the Waverley Paddle Steamer. More about this outing.

September 2017 Holidays group:

Gourmet cruise with Brittany Ferries to St Malo. More about this holiday.

June 2017 Annual General Meeting:

Brent U3A's AGM is an annual get-together at BACES in Stonebridge. Photo below (© SM).

Brent U3A AGM at BACES in Stonebridge

May to 1 July 2017 Art Exhibition at St Catherine's Church:

Told and Untold - illustrations by Zurab Gogidze

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February 2017 Portuguese Pen Pal:

Do you want a pen pal in Portugal?

More about Portuguese Pen Pal.

December 2016 BBC Radio 4 You and Yours:

The U3A movement reaches the milestone of 1000 groups now operating in the UK. Duration 7 minutes.

Link to BBC iPlayer Radio (choose whole show or just one chapter).
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November 2016 Walking group:

We completed our tour of the Capital Ring! More information.