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The Maldon & District U3A was launched in May 1998 and has flourished into an enthusiastic group of some 400 members.   There are currently vacancies so If you would like to join then please contact the Membership Secretary, Malcolm Case, 01245 329435 or email here:   Maldon U3A Membership Secretary (

We have a meeting with a guest speaker usually on the 3rd Monday of each month in the Wickham Bishops Village Hall, see the link to "Meeting Place Directions" above. The doors open at 1.30pm for a 1.45pm start.

There are about 40 activity groups available which are held in Members’ houses, various halls and rooms in Maldon. They are all self-regulating and self-funding and their aim is to provide a forum for informed discussion, to develop a practical skill or enjoy a leisure activity in the company of others. Members are encouraged to form new groups on whatever subject that takes their fancy. Each group must provide its own co-ordinator and venue etc.

Click here to see a typical calendar of our events. This list is indicative only. All meetings are subject to change, and there are other visits and one-off events which are not shown.

Membership is £20.00 for the year, 1st May 2017 - 30th April 2018. You may download an A4 PDF version of the Application Form by clicking here.

An excellent Newsletter is published each month, e-mailed to those who are on e-mail. For those who are not, printed copies are given to members who attend the monthly meeting or posted to those who were absent.

Monthly Meetings at Wickham Bishops Village Hall

The doors open at 1:30pm for a 1:45pm start.

Wickham Bishops Village Hall Wickham Bishops Village Hall

Click here to see a report on December's meeting.

Future Monthly Meetings

3rd Monday in the Month Maldon U3A meet in the Village Hall at Wickham Bishops
19th February 2018 Tax, Care and Toy Boys
by Roderick Barr.
19th March 2018 My Life in Radio
by Steve Scruton &Ian Wyatt.
16th April 2018 Essex Workhouses in the 18th Century
by Dr Jane Pearson.
21th May 2018 The Witches of Elizabethan Essex
by Kate Cole.
18th June 2018 AGM and strawberry tea.

Social Activities, Outings and Events

This list is especially useful for the organizers of other events so that outings don't clash.
Please give your fullest support, these events are for fun and are not to raise funds.
If you have any suggestions for other events please let any of the Social Committee know.

See the newsletter or contact the organiser for further details and tickets.

Date Activity
9th February A Magic Evening - Social
12th February Balti Night
13th February Cirque du Soleil, Royal Albert Hall—Theatre
13th March Visit to Tate Britain Gallery - Art Appreciation
22nd March An Afternoon Film Show — Social
23rd April Trip to Newmarket - Local History
7th June U3A Essex Quiz Night
14th June Evening BBQ - Social
6th August Chatham Dockyards & Medway Queen - Maritime
3rd - 6th September 4 day trip to North Norfolk - Maritime
12th October Beetle Drive
28th November Social Evening with Entertainment

Please Note: The above events may change - consult the latest newsletter and the relevant group leader.

For information on past outings and social events, click here. The page opens in a new window.

Activity Groups

Click on a group's name to see more details. Note: You must be a member of the U3A before you can join any group or attend any function.

Art Appreciation
Bird Watching (the feathered variety!)
Current Affairs Discussion
Family History
French Conversation
Just Jazz
Local & General History
London Walks & Talks
Luncheon Groups
Music Appreciation
Petanque (Boule)
Scottish Country Dancing
Sing For Pleasure
Table Tennis
Ten Pin Bowling
Theatre Outings
Wine Groups

Group Contact Telephone number: 01245 225657

After becoming a member of Maldon U3A, you will receive a booklet with each of the group co-ordinators' contact details etc.

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Contact Maldon U3A

General enquiries: 01245 225657

Membership Secretary: Malcolm Case, 01245 329435 or email here:   Maldon U3A Membership Secretary (

Web-master: email: Maldon U3A Webmaster (

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