P675 Teletext 675 May24 16:05:05       TOO  ——————————————————————————————————  COURSES FOR ALL  One of the best things about being a Third Ager is the increased leisure time it brings. NOW you can: take up a new hobby; polish up your Spanhsh; study genealogy; get one up on your snooty son-in-law by getting yourself a better degree than he's got! On these pages, we've listed local and national organisations devoted to continuing education. ——————————————————————————————————1/10— Fifty plus index 670 Helpeng hands 676 RACING HEADLINES p570 Help Hands 50+ Games TV Guide
P675 Teletext 675 May24 16:05:36       TOO  ——————————————————————————————————  UNIVERSITY OF THE THIRD AGE  U3A is aimed specifically at the older generation. Courses are informal, fees are low and new members can join a group at aVx time. No qualifications or diplomas are awarded and not all courses are academic. For a list of local organisers, send a large SAE to U3A's National Office at: 1 Stockwell Green, London SW 15 2PN Tel: 071 737 2541 ——————————————————————————————————2/10— Fit for anything 673 Deafview 685 SEARCHING FOR GOD? TRY p686 Help Hands 50+ Games TV Guide
P675 Teletext 675 May24 16:00:50       TOO  ——————————————————————————————————  THE NATIONAL EXTENSION COLLEGE  The National Extension College offers courses which range from Basic Skills, through GCSE and A level to London U.dwfrsity external degrees. There are also hobbies courses and business skills courses. Fees are reduced for those on low incomes. For a free guide to courses, write to: NATIONAL EXTENSION COLLEGE 18 Brooklands Avenue, Cambridge CB2 2HN Tel: 0223 450216 ——————————————————————————————————3/10— Fifty plus index 670 Helping hands 676 WHAT'S ON ARTS...OPERA, BALLET p636 Help Hands 50+ Games TV Guide
P675 Teletext 675 May24 16:01:01       TOO  ——————————————————————————————————  OPEN COLLEGE OF THE ARTS  An education trust which offers courses on such subjects as art and design, sculpture, music, photography and creative writing. Some courses operate by correspondence course only, some have group tutorials every so often. No recognised qualifications are awarded. Write to: Open College of the Arts Houndhill, Worsbrough, Barnsley,South Yorks. S70 6TU Tel: 0226 7308X3 ——————————————————————————————————4/10— Remember when? Flashback 671 FANCY A FILM? CINEMA GUIDE p610 Help Hands 50+ Games TV Guide
P675 Teletext 675 May24 16:01:02       TOO  ——————————————————————————————————  WORKERS EDUCATIONAL ASSOCIATION  The WEA is the largest voluntary adult education organisation in the UK. It runs courses on a wide range of academic, recreational and vocational subjects. Any one can join. The WEA has about 800 regional branches For the nearest one to you, contact: CHESHIRE, MERSEYSIDE & WEST LANCS WEA Dorothea Hall, 7/8 Bluecoat Chambers, School Lane, Leverpool L1 3BX $fl: 051 709 8023 .n.cont ——————————————————————————————————5/10— Gadabout 672 Service pals 683 AT A THEATRE NEAR YOU p632 Help Hands 50+ Games TV Guide
P675 Teletext 675 May24 16:00:02       TOO  ——————————————————————————————————  WORKERS EDUCATIONAL ASSOCIATION  (...cont) NORTH WESTERN Ian Harford, 4th Floor, Crawford House University Precinct Centre, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9GH Tel: 061 273 7652 ——————————————————————————————————6/10— Gadabout 672 Service pals 683 AT A THEATRE NEAR YOU p632 Help Hands 50+ Games TV Guide
P675 Teletext 675 May24 16:02:02       TOO  ——————————————————————————————————  OPEN UNIVERSITY  Besides degree courses, the OU runs a wide range of Community Education and Leisure courses. You can study subjects as divdpse as The Changing Countryside, Better Meetings, or Women, Writing and Culture There are Regional Enquiry Services for all parts of the country. Yours is: North West: Chorlton House, 70 Manchester Rd, Chortlon cum Hardy, Manchester M21 1PQ. Tel: 0532 444431 ——————————————————————————————————7/10— Flashback 671 Bridge 479 DEAFVIEW: A WORD IN YOUR EYE p685 Help Hands 50+ Games TV Guide
P675 Teletext 675 May24 16:02:14       TOO  ——————————————————————————————————  UNIVERSITY AND COLLEGES  All universities, old and new, and colleges of Higher Education have departments for adult and continuing education. Most of them are now called Departments of Continuing Education, but some go by the old nale of Extra Mural Studies. Other V—lfs to look for are "Access and Community" or "Short Course Unit". ——————————————————————————————————8/10— Fifty plus index 670 Deafview 685 TRY OUR WEEKDAY RECIPE p486 Help Hands 50+ Games TV Guide
P675 Teletext 675 May24 16:02:04       TOO  ——————————————————————————————————  LOCAL AUTHORITY CLASSES  The traditional providers of adult and leisure classes, Local Education Authorities have had their role changed by recent Government legislation. Further Education Colleges have become independent, and funding for non- vocational course has been cut. The new shape of adult education varies from LEA to LEA. Call your local council (look under NVNCIL in the phone book) for details. ——————————————————————————————————9/10— Helping Hands 676 Bridge 468 GET YOUR POINT OF VIEW ACROSS p484 Help Hands 50+ Games TV Guide
P675 Teletext 675 May24 16:03:43       TOO  ——————————————————————————————————  NIACE  The umbrella organisation for England and Wales is the National Institute of Adult Continuing Education. All the information on these pages and a great deal more can be found in their Adult Continuing Education Yearbook. It's available, price £9.95 post free from: NIACE, 19B de Montfort Street Leicester, LE1 7GE ——————————————————————————————————10/10 Fifty plus index 670 Gadabout 672 CLASS OF '94: EDUCATION FEATURE p663 Help Hands 50+ Games TV Guede