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  • Beacon

    The Beacon database is an integrated system for administration of Sevenoaks u3a.  It is currently under construction but has several functions already operational as follows:

     - Membership data Base
    - Study Group information and membership
    - Email system
    - Newsletter distribution

    Additional features  will be added in due course. See the Beacon page for more information and news


  • Archive


    In the Archive section you will find information on past Newsletter, Event Reports and EC Minutes and Publictions produced by our u3a members:


    Archive LINK

    from 2011 to the present day

  • Governance


    Information on Governance of our u3a including our Constitution  and Policy documents can be seen on the Governance page

  • Regional Information


    In this section you will find information on regional activities from the following links :

    Kent Study Days

     See Events Page

    Summer Schools

    National and Regional


    normally run by National u3a

  • Publications


    Sevenoaks u3a has a publication for Group Organisers. This booklet is designed to help Group Organisers and also members who may be thinking of starting a Study Group. It may also be of interest to the general u3a member.  There are three main sections:

    • Starting the Group;
    • Maintaining the Group;
    • Appendices, covering topics such as Resources, Copyright, Insurance, Health & Safety etc.

    Click here to view or download a copy.

    We have also published a brief history of our first 20 Years

    THE u3a STORY

    A short history of the U3A in the UK has been written by Francis Beckett. Click here to view it.


    A short booklet, designed to give new Sevenoaks u3a members a quick introduction to how our u3a operates, can be viewed or downloaded by clicking here

    A survey of our members was conduced in February 2021
    Click here for our Survey Analysis Report - 2021


    walks 1Nick White has completed the fifth and final local walking volume, many of these tested by members of the Half Day Walking Group.
    walks 2Four of these volumes, including this latest, are substant ial revisions to the late Roland Oakley’s walking books.  Volume 5, which  was published first, are walks devised by Nick himself.  The volumes are folders containing loose-leaf walks which can be carried around separately.  All five books are available at
    The Sevenoaks Bookshop
    The Ide Hill Community Shop
    Up and Running
    The Sevenoaks Society (book sponsors)


    U3A News

    u3a News, now renamed Third Age Matters, published by the Third Age Trust, is mailed to u3a members four times a year.


    "Sources" is a publication from the Third Age Trust, available free to u3a members

    John-Harris Page2

    John Harris’s Walking Guides


Survey Analysis - 2021

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