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.

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

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.