Branch: FRINTON-ON-SEA

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Branch News

Frinton Branch's courses in the Autumn Term 2017:

9-WEEK COURSE on Wednesday afternoons, starting on 27 September 2017, finishing on Wednesday 22 November:

  • 'Islam and Muslims in the UK and the Modern World'.  Tutor: Muhammad Manwar Ali, Muslim scholar, broadcaster, Imam of the Ipswich Mosque and former jihadist who now works with the Home Office and CPS.  This is a frank, outspoken and critically interactive course exploring controversial and sensitive issues.  

Time: 2.30 - 4.00 p.m.

Venue:  Frinton Community Centre, Soken House, 1 Triangle Shopping Centre, Frinton-on-Sea, CO13 0AU

Fee: £50.00 (the first day is a free taster day)

ONE-DAY COURSE on Saturday 7 October 2017:

  • 'A Change is Gonna Come - social development reflected in popular music 1950-1964'. Tutors Ted Woodgate, historian, and Paul Woodgate, music journalist, will examine the changes in society that brought about the new youth culture, with musical examples from the birth of rock 'n' roll and pop.

Time: 10.00 a.m. - 3.40 p.m.

Venue: Frinton Methodist Church Hall, Ashlyns Road, Frinton-on-Sea, CO13 9ET

Fee: £12.00 (book in advance)

For further information about both these courses and to book for 7 October: 01255 676734

Our Spring Term course will be 'Gardens in British Art in the 19th and 20th centuries' with tutor and practising artist Sue Pownall. 9-week course starting on 24 January 2018.

2018/19 Courses


Course Title: An Introduction to the Sultanate of Oman
Course Number: C2225724
Course Description: Gain an introduction to a relatively remote and little-known part of the world by examining an overview of the physical characteristics of the country and its region then focus on pre-modern Oman - the period up to 1970. No session on 20/02, final session on 27/3.
Tutor: Graham Platts
Venue: Frinton Community Centre, Soken House, 1 Triangle Shopping Centre, Frinton-on-Sea, CO13 0AU
Day Of Week:
Start Time: 14:30
Duration: 1.50 hrs
Date: 23/01/19
No. of Weeks: 9
Fee: £49.50
Contact: Support Services
Telephone: 0300 303 3464
Email: wea.org.uk