Barking & Dagenham Branch

Founded in 1903, the WEA is the UK’s largest voluntary sector provider of adult education, delivering around 9,700 part-time courses for over 70,000 people each year in England and Scotland. With the support of nearly 400 local branches, 3,000 volunteers, 2,000 part-time tutors and our active membership, the WEA provides high quality, student-centred and tutor-led education for adults from all walks of life.

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Our Venue

  • Eastbury Manor House, Eastbury Square, Barking, Essex, IG11 9SN
    • This venue has disabled access.
    • 5 - 10-minute walk from Upney Station on the District Line
    • The 62, 287 and 368 bus routes pass nearby
    • For information how to get there, click here.

The Barking & Dagenham Branch predominately run history courses, as an Elizabeth Manor House, the venue is a great atmosphere for history classes. 

There are many summer courses available, at other WEA Branches. Find a course near you, here.



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Any questions? Call us today on: 0300 303 3464*