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Free tasters sessions at Belgrave Hall and Gardens

We are running some free taster sessions at Belgrave Hall & Gardens, Church Road, Leicester LE4 5PE throughout the summer. Belgrave at Work and Play, Wednesday 16 May 2018 at 11.00 am – 12.30 pm    with Cynthia Brown What sort … Continue reading

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Taster Sessions at Belgrave Hall & Gardens

We are running some free taster sessions at Belgrave Hall & Gardens, Church Road, Leicester LE4 5PE throughout the summer. Belgrave at Work and Play, Wednesday 16 May 2018 at 11.00 am – 12.30 pm    with Cynthia Brown What sort … Continue reading

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New course: Family History Workshop

Join in with a friendly group in seeking out your ancestors and building your own family history online. This ever popular hobby can be a bit daunting at times. This course is for students with some experience of family history, … Continue reading

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Summer Courses 2018

Please find listed below our courses for next term. CODE DAY COURSE TITLE TUTOR NAME WKS START DATE END DATE TIMES COST* 38818 Monday Philosophy: Fairness – what does it mean and can it be achieved Bettina Lange 8 9 … Continue reading

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New course: Russian History

The course will examine the factors which changed a small principality based in the settlement of Kiev into a super-power dominating two continents. It will show the importance of the country’s links with Western Europe and at the same time … Continue reading

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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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New Course: Archaeology – Treasures of the Midlands

You may have heard of Tutankhamun’s tomb and Pompeii, but did you know there have been some amazing discoveries made right on your doorstep? From the coins of the Hallaton Hoard to the Saxon gold of the Staffordshire Hoard and … Continue reading

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