Author Archives: Sharon Rupp

Lincoln University Project

Lincoln University has been awarded some funding for two pieces of work from the National Institute for Health and Care Research, and there are some opportunities available as part of the ageing and physical activity project which may be of … Continue reading

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LOCAL EVENTS PAGE

Know of a local event you would like us to advertise? Let us know and we will add it to our dedicated area on the Website.

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Disclaimer for May Speaker

Martyn Fuller from Veolia who spoke to us at the last meeting has commented that to clear up any confusion, their company is not responsible for bin collection in West Lindsey.

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Digital Security Online Session

The u3a have arranged with Barclays Digital Team to run a Digital Security Workshop on Wednesday May 11th at 10am to 11.30am. To take part, click    REGISTER HERE  which takes you to the booking site called Eventbrite. Once registered … Continue reading

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Age UK Lindsey need Volunteer Befrienders

AGE UK Lindsey Befriending Service is specifically aimed at people over sixty who are at an increased risk of loneliness and social isolation. This could be due to reduced mobility, bereavement or lack of access to social activities. We aim … Continue reading

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Great Ormond Street Hospital Charity Speaker

This morning Judy Anderson from The Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) Charity gave a very informative talk on what the Charity does to support the hospital. A lot of detail was imparted so apologies for a lengthy write up. The … Continue reading

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Age UK are offering Free Home Energy Checks

Free Home Energy Checks Does your home feel cold? Are you worried about paying your energy bills? As part of the Warm Homes programme, you could receive a free home energy check from Age UK Lindsey. If you are over … Continue reading

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Police Cybercrime Unit Workshop

Following the October visit from Lincolnshire Police, they have offered to run a half-day workshop for our members. The aim of the workshop would be to help members secure their online accounts, for example, changing passwords, enabling 2FA, setting up … Continue reading

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Age UK Volunteering Project in Lincolnshire

Age UK are looking for volunteers to go to care homes local to them around the county, and act as “Visitor Hosts”. This involves greeting any visitors that come to the care home, ensuring lateral flow tests have been carried … Continue reading

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Lincolnshire Police Cybercrime Unit

Today’s speakers were from Lincolnshire Police’s Cybercrime Unit who gave a brief overview of the potential areas where we can be scammed and how to avoid it. They also provided a helpful guide for members to take away to read … Continue reading

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Behind-the-Scenes of your Committee

The Committee extend a warm invitation to all members to attend a Committee Meeting to see ‘behind the scenes’ of what we do to keep your u3a running. You are welcome to come along and observe, and you might find being … Continue reading

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Today’s Speaker

JOHN NOWELL –  A DAY ABOVE LINCOLNSHIRE John Nowell served for 20 years in the Royal Air Force, and then flew as a personal pilot to His Majesty, the late Sultan Qaboos of Oman. He published his first photographic book … Continue reading

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u3a 2022 Diaries

The 2022 u3a Diaries are now available to order for £3.50. Please see me at this Thursday’s General Meeting to order and pay. Thank you Sharon Rupp

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Jack The Ripper – Scunthorpe U3A Speaker Topic

Scunthope U3A invite us to their last Zoom Speaker this Friday August 27th at 1.45pm, and the subject is Jack The Ripper presented by Paul Robbins. Paul returns to the East End of  his childhood to talk about the World’s … Continue reading

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u3a 2022 Diaries

The 2022 u3a Diaries are now available to order for £3.50. Payment must be in advance please, and the last date to order is September 30th. Please see Sharon Rupp at the September General Meeting.

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