Thames Valley Network

Providing a service to Thames Valley U3As


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Programme 2017


Historic Pathways

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Our Objects

The Objects of Thames Valley U3A Network are to advance the education of members of U3As in the network.

Also to encourage the provision of leisure activities for their social welfare by facilitating cooperation between U3As in the networks



Latest News

Albert Einstein 1879 – 1955

105 members of 33 U3As attended the all-day event in Benson on 23rd June for a fascinating presentation by Dr Roger Luther from Preston Park U3A on Albert Einstein at one of our increasingly popular Thames Valley Network events .

 Everyone agreed that the presentations were excellent and Roger cleverly avoided ‘blinding us with science’!  The day was divided into three sections (with intervals for coffee and lunch) and by popular request he has very kindly allowed us to publish his excellent PowerPoint presentations on this website.
To view these you will either need PwerPoint installed, or download PowerPoint Viewer from

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Powerpoint1   PowerPoint 2    PowerPoint 3 

Note:  Events such as this one become fully booked very quickly, so please keep watching the “Eventsgramme”section

New Shared Learning Project with Royal Holloway College, University of London, inviting members to research local movements of protest, revolt and the search for liberty.

Citizens: 800 years in the making Website with reports of projects

See Susie Berry's email

See Holloway College Flyer

Historic  Pathways  Project, 2013/5 Archive
Details of all the walks researched together with maps can be found on

The Civil War revisited
The second visit to the Henley River & Rowing Museum gave talks from speakers who really knew their subjects and reminded us of the things we should have remembered from our School days. Again we had an entertaining description of the clothes and weapons of the era. These ladies kidnapped a Cavalier

U3A South East Region
website now active here

Suggest a Study Day
Please see the new link on the navigation bar at the left to enable a form for suggesting a subject for Study Days

Tutored and Untutored on line U3A courses here










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