Staying at Home

IMPORTANT: With the continuing uncertainty of when normal activities will restart, Membership for 2019/20 has been extended again until 31st March 2021. We will keep members informed of further changes.
For the present, please disregard any dates relating to membership application that you see on the website.

Advice and Help

Below are various articles on advice and help. Click on one to view it.


How to use Face Time on your iPhone or iPad
Prescriptions via email
How to use Skype on your pc or Mac
How to use Skype on your mobile
How to use WhatsApp

Restarting Groups

Dec 2: Swindon is in Tier 2 ('High Alert')

Groups whose operating protocols comply with the Tier 2 regulations may apply to the committee to resume meeting as a U3A group.

The tier applying to Swindon will change depending on the level of coronavirus infection and Group Organisers operating activities in venues should monitor whether their mode of operation still meets the restrictions of the current alert level or can be modified to do so.

First, please read and complete the Protocol for Restarting Groups to be followed by Group Organisers. PDF Word

Below are a series of links to the current government Guidance, the Third Age Trust Guidance and risk assessment forms which will govern the validy of the U3A insurance.

Third Age Trust video Q&A session on restarting Groups
Third Age Trust Guidance on restarting Groups
Guide to hosting a group in your home
Third Age Trust Risk Assessment Forms for restarting Groups
Government Covid alert levels summary