Branch: TOLLESBURY

Secretary: Ann Jackson
Telephone: 01621 868167
Email: tollesburymaj@aol.com
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Branch News

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Tollesbury WEA welcomes Mark Felton to the Tollesbury Sailing club. What a day! Mark  gave us a spell bounding talk on 3 New World mysteries. For more information please find our facebook page Tollesbury WEA.

For more information about Mark his website is  markfelton.co.uk


Review of wea craft courses arranged by  Tollesbury WEA  


For more information about new courses and to book please contact:
Anne Mossman: 07973 479 636 or annemossman@yahoo.co.uk

2018/19 Courses


Course Title: Essex Country Houses
Course Description: Investigate the history and influence of some Essex country houses and their story, ranging from late medieval times to nearer the present day.
Tutor: Margaret Mills
Venue: School Room, Tollesbury Congregational Church, East Street, Tollesbury, CM9 8QD
Course Length: One Day
Date: 29/09/18
Start Time: 10:00
End Time: 15:00
Fee: £18.00
Contact: Ann Jackson
Telephone: 01621 868167
Email: tollesburymaj@aol.com

Course Title: Why Shakespeare?
Course Description: Explore Shakespeare’s craftsmanship as a theatre practitioner and poet to help explain why his work remains such a significant part of our cultural heritage.
Tutor: Ron Marks
Venue: School Room Tollesbury Congregational Church, East Street, Tollesbury, CM9 8QD
Course Length: One Day
Date: 13/10/18
Start Time: 10:00
End Time: 15:00
Fee: £18.00
Contact: Ann Jackson
Telephone: 01621 868167
Email: tollesburymaj@aol.com

Course Title: History Everywhere!
Course Description: Examine how the turn of any lane, the lay-out of fields and the pattern of woods, the fabrics of castles and villages and the names of all these features, all bespeak history.
Tutor: Nicholas James
Venue: Tollesbury Sailing Club, Woodrolfe Road, Tollesbury, CM9 8SE
Course Length: One Day
Date: 20/10/18
Start Time: 10:00
End Time: 15:00
Fee: £18.00
Contact: Ann Jackson
Telephone: 01621 868167
Email: tollesburymaj@aol.com

Course Title: Zero Night: The First Great Escape of WW11
Course Description: Examine the mass escape of British prisoners-of-war from Oflag VI-B during the Second World War.
Tutor: Mark Felton
Venue: Tollesbury Sailing Club, Woodrolfe Road, Tollesbury, CM9 8SE
Course Length: One Day
Date: 10/11/18
Start Time: 10:00
End Time: 15:00
Fee: £18.00
Contact: Ann Jackson
Telephone: 01621 868167
Email: tollesburymaj@aol.com

Course Title: A Russian Journey
Course Description: Gain an introduction to Russia, the land, its people and culture and study topics such as geography, history, art, music, language and religion, all in a historical context.
Tutor: Anat Vernitski
Venue: School Room, Tollesbury Congregational Church, East Street, Tollesbury, CM9 8QD
Day Of Week: Tue
Start Time: 10:00
Duration: 2.00 hrs
Date: 08/01/19
No. of Weeks: 8
Fee: £58.40
Contact: Ann Jackson
Telephone: 01621 868167
Email: tollesburymaj@aol.com

Course Title: Geoffrey Chaucer - Civil Servant and Poet
Course Description: Discover Geoffrey Chaucer's immense influence on British culture over the last six centuries, exploring his life, his family background and the English and European literary traditions he drew on.
Tutor: Graham Platts
Venue: School Room Tollesbury Congregational Church, East Street, Tollesbury, CM9 8QD
Course Length: One Day
Date: 13/04/19
Start Time: 10:00
End Time: 15:00
Fee: £18.00
Contact: Ann Jackson
Telephone: 01621 868167
Email: tollesburymaj@aol.com

Course Title: Imperial China: Land and People
Course Description: Gain an introduction to China's natural environment, great dynasties, and the contribution of Chinese civilization to world culture in terms of art, inventions, thought, belief and development of a centralised state.
Tutor: David Prynn
Venue: School Room, Tollesbury Congregational Church, East Street, Tollesbury, CM9 8QD
Course Length: One Day
Date: 11/05/19
Start Time: 10:00
End Time: 15:00
Fee: £18.00
Contact: Ann Jackson
Telephone: 01621 868167
Email: tollesburymaj@aol.com