Useful Links

The University of the Third Age

The University of the Third Age (U3A) movement is a unique and exciting organisation which provides, through its U3As, life-enhancing and life-changing opportunities.U3A_logo  Retired and semi-retired people come together and learn together, not for qualifications but for its own reward: the sheer joy of discovery!


The Association of East Midlands U3As

Contains details of U3A networks in the East Midlands, including the Leicestershire & Rutland Region, of which SLU3A is a member.  emlogo


Some of our U3A Neighbours are:

Countesthorpe U3A

Kibworth U3A

Market Harborough U3A

Oadby & Wigston U3A


Harborough Mail

Harborough Mail provides news, events and sport features from the Market Harborough area.  For the best up to date information relating to Market Harborough and the surrounding areas visit this website.



Harborough District Counciltri-logo  

Information on council services, economic overview, places to visit and the community.  Forms and documents can be downloaded.



Do-it – volunteering site

Volunteer for people and causes that matter to you.

Do-It - Be More




AA route planner

This useful site not only helps with route planning, in addition, it gives the latest traffic news, together with maps and accommodation suggestions.

The AA



Google maps

This site is also useful for route planning, giving mileage and the ever popular street viewhome-maps-icon.





BBC News

Keep up to date with the latest local, national and international news.




BBC WeatherBBC

Get an hour by hour weather forecast, whether for home or abroad.


BBC iPlayer