Monthly Archives: October 2015

Soft Furnishings Success

On Wednesday the 21st of October 2015 Cosmopolitan Arts hosted an arts based event at the African Caribbean Centre, aimed at bring communities together to celebrate the areas vast array of wonderful and culturally diverse communities. A WEA tutor Tasneem … Continue reading

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WEA Presence at the launch of Leicester Ageing Together: The Big Event!

Leicester Ageing Together is one of 14 Ageing Better projects funded by the Big Lottery Fund to tackle social isolation amongst the over 50’s. The project aims to tackle the problems of social isolation and loneliness and hosted an event … Continue reading

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Quote of the Week!

“In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on.” ― Robert Frost

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Leicester Migration Network: Screening of ‘Everyday Borders’

Please join for the screening and discussion of ‘Everyday Borders’ organised by the Leicester Migration Network. Everyday Borders (dir. Orson Nava) was made by Migrants’ Rights Network (MRN), UEL, Southall Black Sisters, RAMFEL and a number of other migrants’ rights groups. This film screening will … Continue reading

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Black History Month at 101 WEA

On Tuesday the 13th October, to mark Black History Month, Kerry Young, local author, was a special guest at the WEA, 101 Hinckley Road. Kerry was born in Kingston, Jamaica to a Chinese father and a mother of mixed Chinese … Continue reading

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Stoptober: It’s like October but without cigarettes

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To mark Black History Month in October, Kerry Young a local author now selling books globally will read from her latest novel ‘Gloria’.

There will be an opportunity to talk to Kerry about why she wrote ‘Gloria’ and its prequel ‘Pao’. Tuesday 13th October 2015, 14.30 p.m. at 101 Hinckley road, Leicester, LE3 0TD Please book early to avoid disappointment as places are … Continue reading

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