By Haddenham Webteam - 5th April 2016 12:30pm
Founded in 1903, the Workers' Educational Association (WEA) is a charity and the UK's largest voluntary sector provider of adult education. In 2013/14 the WEA delivered 9,700 part-time courses for over 70,000 students in England and Scotland.
Sadly, after nearly 20 years, local WEA organisers have announced that this will be their last term of talks for the Carry on Learning scheme. However, they hope that residents of Haddenham and local villages will find something of interest in the Summer 2016 Programme and will be able to participate.
Monthly talks for Summer 2016
Wednesday 13th April:
The Life and Work of Gaudi
with Andy Gunn
Wednesday 11th May:
The Orangutans of Borneo
with Anthea Mearns
Wednesday 8th June:
From Whales to Giant Trees
with Barry Oxley
Wednesday 13th July
Cooking Pots to Computers: the story of kitchens
with Christine Bloxham
The talks will be held at 10.30am in the Lounge of Stonehill House (Abbeyfield) in Churchway.
A £1 donation towards costs from non-residents is requested, please.
If anyone needs a lift, please phone Sue on 01844 290568
popular recent storiesAlso in the news
If you are hoping to be early in the queue for a Covid vacination, here is a helpful 'walk-through' video to help you understand the process before you get to the Vaccination Centre.It shows you what to expect when you are booked in for your Covid vaccine at the Stoke Mandceville Stadium and gives an outline of the process from start to finish. You can access it by clicking on this...
Interested in discounted solar panels? The Solar Streets project has been extended to Haddenham residents and businesses.Zero Carbon Haddenham are hosting a Solar Streets Q&A session Zoom on Thu 21st Jan 2021, 7.30-8.30pm.To register for the meeting and find out more information, click here: https://solarstreets.co.uk/haddenham.11(https://solarstree...
Buckinghamshire Council has published the following detailed account of the Covid vaccination programme for the countyCovid-19 Vaccination ProgrammeStatus as at Tuesday 12th January 2021Summary of latest informationNumber of residents vaccinated to 12 January 2021: approximately 12,000Two additional GP led vaccination sites will launch this week in Aylesbury and Central Wycombe...