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New Course: Family History Workshop

Dates:  25 October 2017 – 13 December 2017 Time:  1.30 pm – 3.30 pm Number of weeks:  7 Venue:  WEA, 101 Hinckley Road, Leicester LE3 0TD Cost:  £53.90 Tutor:  Kevin Brown If you would like to enrol you can enrol … Continue reading

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Autumn 2017 Brochure

Our Autumn 2017 brochure for Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland is now available. If you would like a copy posting or emailing, please call us on 0116 2556614 or email 101leicester@wea.org.uk  

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New Course: The Family at War: family history and the Home Front 1914-18

Family and social history on the WW1 home front, each session reflects on how your family might have been affected. We consider the politics, home economics and sheer terror of the period.  A course for those with an interest in … Continue reading

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Summer Courses

We are taking bookings for courses starting next term.  Please call us on 0116 2556614 to show an expression of interest, book online at  https://enrolonline.wea.org.uk/online/login.aspx, ring to book with a credit/debit card on 0113 245 3304 or send a cheque to us at WEA, … Continue reading

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Spring and Summer Brochure 2017

Our brochure for Spring and Summer 2017 courses is now available. Booking online will be active from 5 December 2016. Please call our office on 0116 2556614 if you require any further details.

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Family history workshops staring in January

Kevin Brown’s recent return to the city of his birth was in part due to his passion for teaching people to research their own family history. Students learn how to use birth, marriage, death and parish records and extensive use … Continue reading

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Spring and summer 2013 brochure now available!

Hot off the press!  An electronic copy of the WEA 101 Branch Leicester spring and summer 2013 course brochure is now available.

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