Author: Alan Walbridge

GDPR – Important

New Year Honour

Congratulations to one of our Executive Committee, (Elizabeth) Gabrielle Deans, who has been awarded the B.E.M. for Voluntary service to Western Health and Social Care Trust.

Governance Consultation Survey

Below is a link to the Findings and Recommendations of the Working Group into the future structure of the Third Age Trust. Here is the link.

Warning of scams against older people – HMRC

The police have made repeated warnings and now HMRC are urging tax payers to be on alert for a scam aimed at older people. The phone message, claiming to be from a Scottish telephone number, is designed to frighten targets

Grants

At the recent Regional AGM mention was made about some sources of grants to support the work of running your local U3A. There are probably other small grants available and that you might find on a community network site in

Mauritius U3A 2017

Recently a U3A Foyle member and Regional Trustee Rose Marie Bradley, completed an exchange visit on behalf of the U3A to Mauritius. You can read all about it complete with photographs here.

AGREEMENT WITH LIBRARIES NI

Libraries NI Partners with The University of the Third Age  Libraries NI and The University of the Third Age have announced the signing of a partnership agreement. Irene Knox, Chief Executive, Libraries NI, said: “Libraries NI is delighted to have