Category Archives: National WEA

Spanish Improvers

Interested in improving your Spanish? Come along and expand your knowledge by developing and gaining new skills that will help improve your understanding of the language and the culture. Take your Spanish to a higher level! Start Date: 17 Jan … Continue reading

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BCS Digital Skills

Digital Skills is a project based qualification made up of engaging, fun to learn units, with interactive online tests at the end of each module. It is officially accredited on the Register of Regulated Qualifications so you gain a recognised … Continue reading

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Europe: In or Out

Thursday 2nd of June 2016, 1pm – 4pm Venue: West End Neighbourhood Centre, Andrewes Street, LE3 5PA Britain votes in a referendum on the future of its relationship with the Europeans Union – the EU. For better or for worse, this could set … Continue reading

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‘Easter Bonnets Galore!’

Service users at MENCAP and Deacon & Hardy, Leicester have been anticipating the holiday period of Easter and along with indulging in chocolate and doing egg hunts, have used their imagination to create a variety of vibrant, multi-coloured Easter Bonnets. … Continue reading

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Still learning at 100 years – what’s the secret?

WEA news December 2014  WEA’s oldest student is 100 years’ old and lives in Sheffield.  He began a WEA art and craft class only last year!  What’s his secret for a long and healthy life?  Check out page 8.

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Help WEA raise money when you do you do your on line shopping

The WEA is promoting the use of two online shopping fundraising platforms to encourage fundraising for the WEA, which are simple and very effective at raising funds for the Association.   These two platforms are Give as you Live and easyfundraising … Continue reading

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‘Good’ news confirmed by Ofsted

Many of you were in classes during the week 9 to 13 December 2013 when Ofsted inspectors observed classes at 101 or in the community.  Their official report is now published and it is confirmed we are ‘good’!.  Click to … Continue reading

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