Bethnal Green 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.

Our Summer Courses

You can enrol online at or by ringing 0300 303 3464.

To find out more about Bethnal Green's 2017-18 courses, please click here.

Our Venues

  • Globe Primary School, Gawber Street, Bethnal Green, London, E2 0JH
    • Buses within walking distance of the school: D6, 8, 277, 106, 254, 55 and 48.
    • There are no car parking facilities
  • St John's Primary School, Peel Grove, London, E2 9LR
    • The D3 and the 309 bus route stop opposite the school.

Both our locations are close together and a 10 minute walk from the Bethnal Green underground station. Also very close to Bethnal Green and Cambridge Heath Road Overground stations.