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Beacon People is a series of posts about u3a volunteers working on the Beacon project. Today we feature Frank Bailey, the Beacon national support lead. Frank’s role is demanding. Not only does he oversee the current Beacon system but he’s also the senior member of the Beacon 2 team. This is what Frank told Beacon […]
The first delivery of Beacon 2 software will happen by the end of this month. That will be the signal for the teams of Beacon 2 volunteers to spring into action.
Beacon 2 will include the ability tio write your own reports. But what reports would you like to see out of the box?
The specification documents for Beacon 2 have now been added to this site. Each document has its own page and there’s also an index allowing you to browse the documents. The Beacon User Forum has a new sub-topic for informal discussion of the specifications. The Beacon Help Centre will shortly be expanded to allow formal […]
The Beacon 2 Project Board has issued a project status update and revised timeline for Beacon 2.
The Beacon Team needs volunteers to train the 400+ U3As that will make the move to upgraded beacon.
The Beacon User Forum is a place for Beacon Users to discuss anything to do with Beacon, from hints and tips to the complexities of the finance module.
The Beacon team has made significant progress in many areas, both in Beacon itself and in the team organisation.,
It’s National Volunteer Week. This article, copied from the main U3A website, describes the sterling work performed by the Beacon team.