This is our current list of interest groups at Chichester U3A. Follow the links for more details about each group. Groups that currently have vacancies are shown in bold. Follow the “NEWS!!!” link to see the latest group news.
This list is regularly updated so please look again if what you want is not available.

Group Leaders: To request a change to your listing please use the “Contact the Groups Co-ordinator” form on the ‘Contact Us’ page.

Group Details Summary Group news
Art Appreciation Sharing our enjoyment of art
Book Group 10 Fiction from the 20th century starting in 1930
Book Group 11 Fiction
Book Group 4 Reading group at members houses
Book Group 6 : Modern Novels Reading group at Westhampnett
Book Group 7 Reading group at Little London Cafe
Book Group 8 Reading group in various venues in Chichester
Boules Boules for enthusiastic beginners
Bridge (Boxgrove) Chicago bridge. Experience needed.
Bridge (Felpham) Chicago bridge. Experience needed.
Bus Walk Walks without a car
Croquet Play croquet at Fishbourne
Cryptic Crosswords Online Maintain your cryptic crosswords skills
Current Affairs Group – New Park Key current topics assessed through critical reading of texts
Cycling for Pleasure Cycling for pleasure, sociability and fitness NEWS!!!
Discovering Maths The fun of mathematics
Discussion Group 1 Current affairs discussion group – Summersdale
Discussion Group 2 Current affairs discussion group – Summersdale
DVD Shakespeare Watch and discuss
Film Discussion Discussion of films seen by members
Fly Fishing Duncton Mill or elsewhere
French (Intermediate 1) In Chichester
French (Intermediate 2) In Aldingbourne
French Conversation 2 In Chichester
French Conversation 3 In Chichester – conversation and literature
Gardening 4 Gardening related visits
Greek – Intermediate Both spoken and written Greek
Italian Conversation – Intermediate Some experience needed
Keep Fit Westgate leisure centre – keep fit class
Literary & Historical Walks (5th Year) 5-8 mile walk
Literary Book Group We read fiction and non-fiction chosen by our members and meet in central Chichester
Local History Walk & Lunch 1 Notes on topic, visit and lunch
Mah Jongg Aldwick – All welcome NEWS!!!
Medieval History Chichester – DVD and discussion
Painting for Pleasure NE Chichester – All media, all welcome
Play Reading – 1 Readings of members’ favourite plays
Play Reading – 2 Readings of members’ favourite plays
Play Reading for Fun Chichester – varied plays
Poetry and Prose for Pleasure Chichester – reading poetry and prose for performance
Rambling Varied walks of 7-9 miles NEWS!!!
Recorder Ensemble The Hornet, Chichester – Experience required
Science Discussion Discussion of topics chosen by members
Serendipity Discussion Group Lively discussion of current news items from the main news media
Shorter Rambles 4-5 mile walks
Spanish Conversation Not for beginners-some experience needed
Spanish Conversation – Advanced Members houses. ‘A-level’ Spanish required.
Spanish Improvers Improve your comprehension, grammar and vocabulary. Basic Spanish required
Table Tennis Weekly table tennis at the Westgate Leisure Centre
Ten Pin Bowling Chichester Gate Leisure Park, Terminus Road, Chichester, PO19 8EB NEWS!!!
The 19th Century Novel and its Legacy The 19th century novel
The Greenies Action on climate change
Thursday Lunch Group Lunch in local pubs etc
Wednesday Walks 5 Miles NEWS!!!
Wine Tasting Sampling and discussion
Within the Walls Lunch Group Lunch in Chichester
World of Books Country-based reading group
Writing for Fun Long and short pieces