Who’s doing what

Various community organisations use the Corn Exchange in St Ives regularly for their meetings.

Here we have a synopsis of what they do – and how you could join them if you wish.

Name of group Aims and activities Contact details

Festival Events St Ives (FESt)

Festival Events St Ives (FESt) is a non-profit organisation run by a volunteer committee who organise various events in and around the town, most of which are FREE.  They rely on the generosity of their sponsors, including the St Ives Town Council, and local businesses.

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Gilly Jackson (chairperson)

Tel: 07799 344983 or 01480 385999 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Website: www.festivaleventsstives.vpweb.co.uk

St Ives (Cambs) U3A (U3A is short for University of the Third Age.)

U3A are self-help, self-managed lifelong learning co-operatives for older people no longer in full-time work, providing opportunities for their members to share learning experiences in a wide range of interest groups to pursue learning – not for qualifications, but for fun. Outings are also arranged to places of interest.

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 u3asites.org.uk/st-ives-cambs