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OUR FIRST YEAR

Islington U3A had an amazing and successful first year. We launched with great confidence that we could offer something people wanted, but we had little idea of the level of interest there might be.  As it turned out, we were almost overwhelmed at our inaugural meeting in October.


Queue on Holloway RoadPeople queued at the door...

Queue to sign in...and to sign in...

Crowded room...listened intently...






Signing up..and joined!

Hand signing...with many interest groups to choose from...

Mayor with card..and we were honoured by Islington's Mayor becoming our first member.



We have been privileged to have had so many distinguished and engaging speakers at our monthly meetings.

David AaronovitchDavid Aaronovitch


Sophie ScottProfessor Sophie Scott

Quentin PeelQuentin Peel






Opening BottlesWe had a garden party...

Boundary Walk...walked Islington's Boundary...

Exploring London...and set up nearly 40 interest groups





Park TheatreOver 100 of us went to the Park Theatre
for a talk and show

Open DayWe held an Open Day — and now have over 300 members, more than ever before

Clive Cuts CakeAnd Clive Anderson helped us celebrate
our first birthday

 

 

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