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Local Enquiries:  Derek Briggs on 01242 234488

Since its 2008 re-launch, Cheltenham branch has succeeded with a range of courses offering an original approach to the arts, history, languages, literature, hands on creativity via calligraphy and drawing.  Also, insight into such fields as philosophy and recent political conflict.  Occasionally after a course finishes, students continue as a free study group.  


Cheltenham Branch are offering a variety of courses this autumn including the following

  • The Early 1970s C3528457 Dr Allan Phillipson
  • Further your French with Fun C3528462 Annette Binns
  • Poetry and Landscape - the Art of Painting with Words C3528460 Liz Teague
  • Talk Spanish C3528461 Judy Palmer
  • Art - Practical Drawing and Painting C3528451 Ian Morgan
  • Philosophy Through Film - What Movies Say about the Human Experience C3528463 Dr Ben Trubody
  • What does it all mean Key Artists from the 1960s to the present day C3528458Stephen Belinfante
  • Calligraphy for Beginners and Improvers  - The Art of Beautiful Writing C3528459David Simons
  • A Revolution in Reading: Mary Webb, Compton Mackenzie & Dorothy L. Sayers. C3528456Cath Humphris

We use several venues in Cheltenham:

  • Christ Church Hall, Malvern Road, Cheltenham, GL50 2JH
  • St Mark's Methodist Church, Gloucester Road, Cheltenham, GL51 8PX
  • Highbury Congregational Church, Priory Walk, Cheltenham, GL52 6DU
  • Bishops Cleeve Village Hall, Tithe Barn, Cheltenham Road, Bishops Cleeve, Cheltenham,  GL52 8LU

For more details enter the C352… number into the course search below or alternatively use the more search option to search via branch

Cheltenham Branch Walking Book Group

We meet monthly in the afternoon to discuss contempoary and classic fiction whilst taking a gentle stroll around Pittville Park. For more information contact Hilary Bradley 01242 524621

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