Useful Links

These links offer a quick route to a wealth of information about properties, places of interest, cultural centres and organisations that may be of interest to our members. Please click on the ‘Site’ or the URL to go to the web site. 

Social Media

HWu3a YouTube Channel HWu3a videos including several by the Drones group.
HWU3A Facebook Page Facebook group allows Harborough Welland U3A members to keep in touch with each other
National U3A Keeping in Touch Facebook Page Facebook group is for all u3a members who wish to stay in contact with each other and share ideas.
National U3A Instagram Page the most of life once you’re no longer in work. Explore new ideas, skills and interests.
Sustainable Harborough Community and promotes individuals, groups and businesses to embrace green concepts. Works alongside local and national leaders to help the right green decisions.

U3A Resources

The Third Age Trust The website of the national governing body of the U3A.
National U3A Newsletter the latest TAT newsletter or sign up to their mailing list.
The Association of East Midlands U3As Contains details of other U3A networks in the East Midlands, including the Leicestershire & Rutland Region, of which HWU3A is a member.  

Resources relating to the Market Harborough District

Harborough Mail up to date news, events and sport features from the Market Harborough area.
Harborough FM News FM Radio Station News.
Highlights of Harborough, historical information and oral history recordings from Harborough Museum collections.
Harborough District Council on council services, economic overview, places to visit and the community.
HWu3a Market Harborough Retail Premises Project photographic record of Market Harborough town centre in September 2020 and subsequent changes.

Education and Learning

Alisonhttps://alison.comFree online courses.
Coursera online courses.
FutureLearn online courses.

National Bodies

National Trust National Trust is committed to promoting and preserving places of natural beauty and historic interest for the benefit of everyone.
Historic Houses Association association of independent historic houses, castles, and gardens. 
National Garden Scheme visitors unique access to over 3,500 exceptional private gardens in England, Wales, Northern Ireland and Guernsey.
Royal Horticultural Society Royal Horticultural Society is the UK’s leading gardening charity. They aim to enrich everyone’s life through plants, and make the UK a greener and more beautiful place.


Dementia Harborough people affected by dementia in Market Harborough and the surrounding areas.
Rehab 4 Addiction A UK-based addiction and mental health helpline
OK Rehabhttps://www.okrehab.orgOffers guidance and support for people experiencing problems with substance misuse and co-occurring mental health problems.
Article on sleep disorders Claire Hockey at Pacific Medical Training


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