Bookham and District U3A

The U3A is open to all who are not in full time gainful employment. Bookham and District U3A has over 500 members. Membership currently costs £14 per year and entitles members to attend the general meetings, receive newsletters (local and national) and join various study groups. The study groups may make a further charge to defray their expenses.

Members of other U3As are welcome to join the activities of our groups, providing there is room in the group. 

By applying to join Bookham & District U3A you agree to abide by the terms and conditions of membership which may be found by clicking here. You will also find full details of our other policies in the Documents section of this website.

There are three methods of applying to join Bookham & District U3A.

  • Contact the Membership Secretary, Elizabeth Looney, Email:, telephone: 01372 459551 and ask for an application form;

  • Download an application form by clicking here, complete it and return it to the Membership Secretary. The application form contains instructions as to where the completed form should be sent and also includes details of how to pay by cheque or bank transfer.

  • Complete the online application below and then click on Submit Membership Request button below the form.

If applying on-line, on acceptance of your application, the Membership Secretary will contact you to arrange payment of membership fees, currently £14 for a single member or £28 for a couple. 

If you wish to join with a partner at the same time, please complete and submit a separate form. Subscription payment can be made jointly when the application(s) have been approved.


(Please Select)
First Name:
Last Name:
Known as:
Home Phone:
Mobile Phone:
Preferred Phone:


Please note the first address line is reserved for House Name. House numbers go on the second line along with road name.

House Name:
Address Line 1:
Address Line 2:

Emergency Contact(s)

Emergency Contact details will be used if you have an emergency at a U3A event. The fields are larger than they appear (the data entered will scroll), and we suggest more than one name and number, separated by a '/', comma or space e.g. Fred/Sue/Tom, Phone1/Phone2/Phone3, Husband/Daughter/Son.

Phone number(s):

Please note in the block below if you have a particular skill or interest you could share and develop with our members or as a whole within our U3A, or you are willing  to volunteer to help with any of the following:

Teas at the monthly meetings (1st Tues)
Group Administration
Assistance with outings

Membership Choices

We benefit financially if you are able and willing to Gift Aid your donation of your membership fee. Leaving the GiftAid button below set to Yes  confirms the following declaration:

Gift Aid Declaration: I want to Gift Aid my donation of the membership fee and any donations I make in the future to Bookham and District U3A. I am a UK taxpayer and understand that if I pay less Income Tax and/or Capital Gains Tax than the amount of Gift Aid claimed on all my donations in that tax year it is my responsibility to pay any difference. 

Please notify Bookham and District U3A by email; or by post, if you: (A) Want to cancel this declaration or (B) Change your name or home address or (C) No longer pay sufficient tax on your income and/or capital gains tax.


Choose below if you wish to receive the National U3A Third Age Matters magazine, directly mailed at no extra cost.

Third Age Matters: