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Third Age Matters Magazine

Karen & Jeff Peters are now organising the ordering and distribution of the U3A’s  magazine ‘Third Age Matters’. Please contact them at the Monthly Meeting, phone 01949 875406 or karen.peters1@ntlworld.com  if you would like to receive this magazine. Please note the cost of this is not included in your annual membership of Bingham U3A but the price for 5 magazines per year and 3 copies of the Sources magazine is only £2.20!


2016 Diaries are now available (July 2015).  Order from Carol Robinson  £2 

Free Legal Advice Through the U3A     The Third Age Trust has an arrangement with First Assist Commercial Law Care to provide legal advice to U3A members. It is a free service available 365 days a year, 24 hours a day. You just need to phone 01455 251 500. You will require a code number, obtainable from your U3A secretary and you must hold a current membership card to access the service

On-Line Courses:  Various on-line courses are provided by the U3A. These can normally be accessed through: www.u3a.org.uk/online-courses but they are under review at the moment and are currently unavailable however there are courses available through the Australian U3A at: www.u3aonline.org.au

Other Free On-line Courses There are also free on-line courses available through the Open University www.open.edu/openlearn   or www.futurelearn.com

Cold Calling Scams. Beware of rogue businesses telephoning to offer a service to stop nuisance phone calls. They promise to block unwanted calls for a monthly charge which may be as little as £1.20 (or may be considerably more!). They will then request your bank details. NEVER deal with cold callers. If you think you have been caught out by a scam such as this contact Citizens Advice on 0345 4040506

Telephone Preference Service To reduce the number of unwanted calls you can register with the Telephone Preference Service for free on 0845 0700707. 

Walking In England Website: www.walkinginengland.co.uk and walkinginnotts.co.uk There are lots of walks that you can download or print off for free


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