Group of people walking away from camera in a green field in summer.

Introducing the Crouch End and District U3A

“I should have joined the u3a as soon as I retired. It has given me back my lust for life and it’s so much fun.” “It’s a great way to meet new people locally with interests like mine. I’ve made so many friends through the u3a – I definitely recommend …

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Highlights from our 2022 AGM 2022

Trustees Lynne Brackley and Jackie Sablich share a summary of the Hornsey Vale Community Association’s most recent annual general meeting, held on 16 November 2022. Do you remember objections to the water feature in Stationers Park when it was built ‘because of the mosquitoes’? What about the fire in the …

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Later-life laughs and exercise

Diabetes and osteoporosis prompted Lesley Chrysanthou and Ann Anderson, two retired teachers, to start exercising regularly several years ago. Their resolve to get fitter has since evolved into a regular gathering for senior exercise now in its 12th year.  West Haringey Seniors Exercise takes place in the gym at Hornsey Vale Community Centre each Tuesday at …

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