Welcome to Llandrindod u3a!

“Nobody has to stop learning just because they have stopped working.”

The u3a is for people who want to keep active in mind and body, enjoy socialising, and are no longer in full time employment.

Our main meetings are held on the second Monday of each month in the Metropole Hotel, Llandrindod Wells. We meet for refreshments at 10:00am followed by a talk given by a guest speaker on a subject of general interest.

Take up a new interest!

u3a Members also benefit from being able to join any of the growing number of Interest Groups which cover a wide variety of subjects. Some members join the u3a just to be able to participate in our friendly Groups led by knowledgeable and enthusiastic leaders.

fascinating and informative talks by speakers passionate about their subjects … anything from engine oils to how to make violins, walks across Africa to the DNA of Richard III

… learning for pure pleasure with a great group of people who have become friends

Coronavirus Information – please read our latest update on u3a activities.


Our next monthly meeting

11th October 2021

Glyn Houston: A Black and White Actor

Dean Powell

A welcome return by Dean to tell us the rags to riches story of a Rhondda valley boy who became one of Britain’s most popular actors of television and film.

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Latest Interest Group Updates

Art Group

Bracken Trust project

The Bracken Trust approached the u3a art group to come up with some designs that could be used as a basis for Notelets which could then be sold to raise ...

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Computer Group

Using LibreOffice Draw to create posters, cards, diagrams, plans and more

Resuming on Monday 20th September. We will be using Zoom for this topic. If you have are interested in this topic but have not attended previous sessions this would be ...

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Walking Group

April 2021 Walk – Happy Valley

Our first walk after the second Lockdown was on 26th April 2021. Heading for Shaky Bridge in the hope of seeing the bluebells in Happy Valley on a beautiful, warm ...

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Art Group

Mr P

This picture of “Mr P” was completed by Ruth Brown during lock down. Ruth has now moved to Guilsfield and the art group will certainly miss her. Llandrindod Wells u3a ...

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Computer Group

Working with Files

In this topic we’ll focus on working with your computer’s File Manager application. We’ll cover finding files, opening files, renaming or moving files, copying files to and from USB memory ...

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Walking Group

Llandrindod Area – November 24th 2020

Cutting through the woods from the Lake we joined the Golf Course road above the clubhouse. We continued past Little Hill and turned down towards Howey at Ty Gwyn Bach ...

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