Membership of Formby U3A is open to all in their third age, which is defined not by a particular age but by a period in life after you have finished working full-time, raising your family and have time to pursue your interests or just try something new. Membership still remains only £9 per person per year the Financial/Membership year is 1st January to 31st December

To apply for Membership please click here

For Terms and Conditions of Membership please click here

Benefits of membership please see below

  • Groups – please click here
  • A Monthly meeting – please click here
  • Monthly newsletter when approriate – please click here
  • Discounts (Dec 2021) (opens in a separate page) – please click here

As normal activities resume you will need to show your BLUE 2022 Membership Card at all events, including group activities. 

If your membership has lapsed and you wish to rejoin Formby U3A you may do so by getting  in touch with the Membership Secretary Andy Dickinson by e-mailing: or phoning 07870 674105.

Please remember to keep your contact details up to date, and inform the Membership Secretary of any changes as soon as possible.

Annual subscriptions were due on 2nd January.  If you have not renewed, unfortunately the insurance cover provided by our affiliation to the Third Age Trust is no longer valid and therefore you are unable to partake in any group activities. All membership subscriptions should have been paid by 28th February at the latest.

Formby U3A now has to pay bank charges of 40p on each cheque we receive.  If you do not already do so we would be grateful if you could arrange to pay your membership fees for 2022 by Standing Order or by Online Bank Transfer.


Standing Orders: Thank you to those members who have already set up a Standing Order for their membership fees. If you wish to set up a new Standing Order, please request details from the Membership Secretary by e-mailing: or phoning 07870 674105

Online Bank Transfer: The reference or description field of the payment MUST contain your membership number followed by your surname and initial. If you do not know your membership number you should contact the Membership Secretary (as above)

Payment should be made to the following Formby U3A bank account:-

Account name: Formby U3A

Sort code: 40 21 20

Account number: 41365878

We ask that all other renewals should be by cheque.

Payment by Cheque

If paying by cheque (£9 per member) please make your cheque payable to Formby U3A and write your membership number on the back. (If you do not know your membership number, please write your name and address instead).  Please remember to enclose a stamped addressed envelope to receive your Membership Card.

Cheques should be posted to:

Membership Secretary

Formby U3A

PO Box 216


L37 1XQ

Membership Cards will be posted to those paying by Standing Order or Online Bank Transfer once your subscription has been received from your bank.