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Moraira- Teulada U3A Membership Renewals 2020

Posted on Jan 10th, 2020 - By Piotr Azia

With more than two thousand members the task of renewing and joining this organisation is a major operation each year. As well as at the U3A General Meetings, special Renewals Days have to be held at the La Senieta Theatre in Moraira to…

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Moraira / Teulada U3A donate €1,800 for the Alzheimer’s` Day Centre in Teulada.

Posted on Oct 5th, 2019 - By Peter Bayliss

Moraira-Teulada U3A held a very successful Autumn Fayre at the Inn on the Green, Javea on Wednesday 2nd October. Eileen Haxon organised the event – twice – as it had to be cancelled on the original date due to the bad weather. More than…

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In memory of Trevor Kemp 14th Sept

Posted on Sep 15th, 2019 - By Piotr Azia

Members of Moraira – Teulada U3A gathered in Moraira Park on Saturday 14th September to remember Trevor Kemp, a popular member who died last year. The members of U3A together with Trevor’s family had reached agreement with the Ayuntamiento…

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Love and Mosaics

Posted on Sep 11th, 2019 - By Sue Popkin

How do you show love for a husband who is a BIG Elvis fan? Well, as his birthday is just a few weeks away, you make him an ´Elvis´ sign.  “Thank you very much, but I really was hoping for ...........”.  So with much love and patience…

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Discussion 14th Feb 14:00: Populism

Posted on Jan 22nd, 2019 - By Piotr Azia

When: Thursday 14th February 14:00-16:00 Venue: Aula Asociaciones, Calle Calatayud 45, 1st floor, Moraira Subject: Populism Discussion led by: Piotr Azia Populism is ubiquitous. If you’ve read any newspaper…

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Chicas Christmas lunch at the Olive Tree

Posted on Dec 10th, 2018 - By Peter Bayliss

We returned once again this December to a very festive Olive Tree Restaurant with 54 hungry and Christmas spirited Chicas for our 2018 Christmas lunch. On arrival we received a smiling welcome with cava in the sunshine on the terrace which set…

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“Cheers” to the Wine Tasting Group – November 2018

Posted on Dec 4th, 2018 - By Pat Clarke

The Wine Tasting Group held their Christmas dinner at Satari's restaurant in Moraira, on Wednesday, 28th November.  Pat and Brian Clarke, group leaders, hosted and organised a super evening  of excellent food, wine and entertainment. There…

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Dining Out Group visit the Olive Tree – November 2018

Posted on Nov 22nd, 2018 - By Peter Bayliss

Our new hosts Colin and Sue Donadio had a superb first session of the Dining Out group at The Olive Tree Restaurant in Moraira. We sat down to a wonderful meal enjoyed by sixty one lucky people, twelve of them new members dining with the group for…

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Las Chicas que Comen – November Lunch at El Chamizo

Posted on Nov 21st, 2018 - By Dot Garrett

There is not a better location in the whole of Moraira for fantastic sea views and lovely food. So November’s lunch for 31 Chicas was eagerly awaited. The weather was a little overcast but we were not disappointed as Maxine and her team…

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New law proposed to safeguard UK citizens’ healthcare abroad after Brexit

Posted on Nov 10th, 2018 - By Piotr Azia

The Healthcare (International Arrangements) Bill has been introduced to give the government legal powers to fund and implement healthcare deals after Brexit. You can access the document on: http://…

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Las Chicas que Comen October lunch at Attico restaurant.

Posted on Oct 21st, 2018 - By Dot Garrett

We arrived at the restaurant in the sky in Javea for another year! This restaurant has proved to be one of the most popular and we squeezed 46 Chicas in for this visit! Although it was overcast when we arrived, before we left the sun was…

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Moraira-Teulada Walking Football Team win another Tournament!

Posted on Oct 12th, 2018 - By John Hopwood

Moraira-Teulada Walking Football group continued their impressive Tournament record at the La Nucia Stadium, Benidorm, on Wednesday 10th October when they won the Sockatyes trophy. Following a slow start in the early stages of the twenty-game…

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U3A member Bob Cope climbs Kilimanjaro

Posted on Oct 11th, 2018 - By Peter Bayliss

Climbing Kilimanjaro probably wasn't the smartest idea I have ever had but, as I enjoy walking in the mountains here in Spain, I thought I would give it a go, & before the Chinese built a cable car to the top.So early in September I arrived in…

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Matters Arising Thu 11th Oct 14:00: The NHS

Posted on Oct 3rd, 2018 - By Piotr Azia

On 6 July 2018, the NHS celebrated its 70th birthday. What kind of future can it look forward ? Can it continue to provide services in the way that it has or is it time for a radical re-think? Should we all be taking more responsibility for…

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A Taste of Greece for Dining Out Group – October 2018

Posted on Oct 3rd, 2018 - By Pat Clarke

A taste of Greece was on the menu Tuesday evening when 70 members of the Dining Out group visited Satari's restaurant in Moraira. Abi, the chef/owner, gave the Moraira-Teulada U3A Dining Out group a mouth-watering description of the menu before we…

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Moraira-Teulada U3A Art & History Group celebrates the 100th Anniversary of the RAF

Posted on Sep 29th, 2018 - By Peter Bayliss

To celebrate this important anniversary the Leaders of the U3A Art & History Group decided to organise a special talk for U3A Members. The lecture was, as usual, at the La Senieta Theatre in Moraira and members of the Royal Air Force…

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Moraira-Teulada U3A Members celebrate 10th Anniversary in style – with a grand Hog Roast!

Posted on Sep 29th, 2018 - By Peter Bayliss

More than 200 members of our Moraira-Teulada U3A attended the Great Hog Roast on Tuesday 18th September at the Font Santa park in Moraira which was organised to celebrate our 10th Anniversary. Many U3A members were on site early in the morning…

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September 2018 Photography Group Meeting.

Posted on Sep 23rd, 2018 - By John Snell

Photography Group meeting 19th September 2018Fourteen members of the U3A Photography Group met at the Martillo Bar in Moraira at 1030 on the 18th September, the first after the summer break. Group leader John Snell welcomed the group, particularly…

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2018 September Dining Out Group

Posted on Sep 23rd, 2018 - By Peter Bayliss

September Dining Out Group from an organisers' perspective. We took over as group leaders during the summer break; John celebrated with a new computer, and compiled a new group membership data base which now has more than 250 members.…

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Moraira-Teulada U3A Wine Group members enjoy yet more wonderful wines!

Posted on Sep 16th, 2018 - By Pat Clarke

  Following a very successful and enjoyable day's visit of members of the Moraira-Teulada U3A Wine Group to the Bodegas Castaño winery at Yecla in the north of Murcia in June, the leaders of the Wine Group, Brian and Pat Clarke, invited the…

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Las Chicas que Comen – September lunch at Javea Golf Club

Posted on Sep 16th, 2018 - By Dot Garrett

We know our summer heat is abating when we return from our 2 month break to enjoy our September Chica’s lunch. We met for welcome cava on the terrace in glorious sunshine, with the most fabulous views of the Montgo Mountain in the background,…

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Canasta group dinner 20th August 2018

Posted on Aug 25th, 2018 - By Piotr Azia

The summer dinner of the U3A canasta group held at IchiBan last Monday the 20th August. 13 of us had a splendid evening as always. The group will continue to meet every Monday at the El Martillo bar (under Pepe La Sal) at 1.00pm until…

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La Cumbre del Sol welcomes the chicas June 2018

Posted on Jul 3rd, 2018 - By Piotr Azia

A whopping 49 of the expected 51 Chicas arrived for welcome cava on the terrace of the Cumbre restaurant, with spectacular views straight out to sea. It is a bit of a hike to get there but always worth it, beautiful surroundings, good food, friendly…

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Wine Group visit Bodegas Castaño in Yecla – June 2018

Posted on Jul 2nd, 2018 - By Pat Clarke

Many members of Moraira-Teulada U3A wine tasting group went to bed last week dreaming of just what 3,000,000 bottles of wine would look like. That is the impressive annual production of Bodegas Castaño, a two hour drive away at Yecla in the…

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Las Chicas Que Comen – Le Gourmand. May 2018

Posted on Jun 12th, 2018 - By Dot Garrett

After a successful visit last year Las Chicas ventured out to Jesus Pobre yet again to be delighted by Benjamin at his wonderful restaurant Le Gourmand. Worrying slightly as the weather has not been very good so far this year, we were so fortunate…

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Las Chicas Que Comen – Il Divo. April 2018

Posted on Jun 12th, 2018 - By Dot Garrett

Las Chicas met on a cold and windy day at the beautiful new restaurant Il Divo. The restaurant is situated right in the centre of Moraira and run by the 2 brothers Miguel & Tomas who already have D’Gust, which many of you know and…

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  U3A Charity Quiz Night

Posted on May 22nd, 2018 - By Dot Garrett

  Moraira - Teulada U3A Charity Quiz Night IN AID OF "MAKE A SMILE CHARITY" When :    WEDNESDAY 20th JUNE Where :   INN ON THE GREEN, JAVEA Time :     6.45 FOR 7.00 P.M. Price :      Includes sit down Buffett  - 15 EUROS (…

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Dining Out Group visits Ichiban in Moraira – May 2018

Posted on May 21st, 2018 - By Peter Bayliss

Our May dining out event was at Ichiban Restaurant in the centre of Moraira, opposite the Senieta building.  Its last incarnation was as a fish restaurant, but it was taken over a few months ago by the people who ran the Asia in Tabaira.  Two…

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Healthy Walking Group Privacy Policy

Posted on May 10th, 2018 - By Robert Verbruggen

Dear Healthy Walkers, In view of the new privacy rules coming into effect on the 25th of May we like to inform you on our privacy policy. From the healthy walkers who subscribed to our U3A group we maintain a members list with U3A number, name,…

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U3A Spanish conversation group – ten year anniversary party

Posted on May 8th, 2018 - By Peter Bayliss

The U3A Spanish conversation group celebrated its ten year anniversary with a fiesta at the home of the group leader, Sheila Shipsides, and included all four founder members, plus our two honorary members, José and his new baby Irene.  The group…

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