THE Thurrock branch of the U3A celebrated the 13th anniversary of its founding.

The members enjoyed a variety of food.

Paul Clancy entertained with a very interesting magic show.

Chairman Maggie Whitbread reminded members there was very little time left to book places for the Nutcracker on Ice, the Military Tattoo and the needlework exhibition at Alexandra Palace.

A reminder to members your subscription was due on the August 31.

If not paid by September, your place will be offered to the community.