Category Archives: TDP

Leicester Mercury Article

We have a two full page article in today’s (4 January 2017) Leicester Mercury (pages 32 and 33).  The article talks about the courses we run in Leicester, our Older and Wiser Project, inviting people to join us as students, tutors, … Continue reading

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Student Success

Nicola Sim, has successfully completed the Using ICT Entry Level 3 Qualification and is now looking to learn how to create websites on the course – IT for Me. Nicola says,” I enjoy coming to the WEA. I have attend … Continue reading

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Student achievements: New course at Deacon and Hardy

Service users at the WEA partner organisation have been very pleased with the new Art course offered at their premises at Wigston Gardens. Expert WEA tutor Kate Keal, started teaching a group of service users on Fridays in the Summer … Continue reading

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Student Achievements: IT for Me

Students on the TDP course, IT for Me have learnt how to use a new software application in the Summer Term of 2016: Microsoft Publisher 2010.WEA tutor Nusrat Hathiari wanted them to learn desktop publishing skills after they have learnt … 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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‘Student art work on display!’

‘Display made by Hastings Road service users with tutor Annie Kinchington to celebrate Spring!’ Students on art and craft courses offered in partnership with the Leicester City Community Care Opportunities Team, have worked with WEA tutor, Annie Kinchington, to produce this … Continue reading

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