A number of U3A Presidents, their partners, charity workers and volunteers from Aged Concern, MABs, The Samaritans and many others groups from across the Alicante region, said a fond farewell to Simon Manley on Tuesday at a reception in Alicante.
Elaine Horton , President of Jalon Valley Help and member of our U3A visited Buckingham Palace last Thursday to receive her well deserved MBE from Prince Charles, for services to the expat community.
Hugh passed away on Friday 10th May, in Denia hospital.
His funeral was on Tuesday 14th May at Denia Crematorium.
Hugh was a member for a number of years.
Our condolences to Jan and his family.
Skittles and Jungle roulette were our contribution to the Jalon Valley Help Spring Fayre, last Sunday. The day couldn't have been better with blue skies and slightly cool breeze.
Ken Grant, a founder member and the first President of the Vall del Pop U3A when it formed in 2007, took the opportunity at the Assembly on Thursday 7th March to address the membership on his last meeting before returning to the UK. Ken recalled the many friends he and his wife had made through the U3A, the interesting trips they had undertaken and the pleasure he had in leading the IT Group.