Tag Archives: WEA

Relaunch of Leicester Vaughan College

On Friday 27 October 2017, the relaunch of Leicester Vaughan College took place at the Leicester Adult Education College on Belvoir Street in Leicester. The relaunch was opened by Kerry Gray of Leicester Adult Education College who welcomed everyone and introduced … Continue reading

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Student Achievement Awards

On Tuesday 24 October, we held a presentation for our IT students who had achieved examination success in their Clait levels 1 and 2 and Text and Word levels 1 and 2 qualifications.  All students were taught by Alka Champaneri. The … Continue reading

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Free Taster: Philosophy – What’s it all about?

Come and join our experienced tutor Bettina Lange on Monday 31 July 2017 at the Great Meeting Unitarian Chapel, East Bond Street, Leicester LE1 4SX from 10.15 am – 12.15 pm. The taster will include – What do philosophers do … Continue reading

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Student Achievement

Lis Manning from our Exploring Botanical Drawing and Painting Wednesday class has created 3 pieces of work which has been chosen for the Open 28 Leicester and East Midlands Open Art Exhibition 2017. The exhibition will be open to the … Continue reading

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Free Taster Sessions

We are running a number of free taster sessions as part of Adult Festival of Learning (used to be called Adult Learners’ week) at the Newarke Houses Museum,  The Newarke, Leicester, LE2 7BY from Monday 12 June 2017 – Saturday … Continue reading

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New course: Gonna rise up singing

Come and join our friendly singing group at the Y Theatre, East Street, Leicester- as featured by some of our students above. The group is open to all abilities.  Learn to sing with others in a group and develop singing … Continue reading

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New Course: Creative Card Making: Summer 2017

Come and join our experienced tutor Angela Cutting in a relaxing, friendly and supportive environment.  Learn new skills that will build confidence in the use of tools and materials and designing a variety of projects to be shared with family … Continue reading

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