• May 2019

Reach Out Project - National Walking Month blog part 4

Each year a small group of students attend a residential as part of the Reach Out project. This year they headed to Lower Foyers to feel the benefit of the great outdoors despite the changeable Scottish weather. 

Celebrate Chelsea Flower Show : join a gardening course

The RHS Chelsea Flower Show is taking place this week. Held over five days in May by the Royal Horticultural Society in the grounds of the Royal Hospital Chelsea in Chelsea, London. It is the most famous flower and landscape gardens show in the United Kingdom, and perhaps in the world.

Volunteering opportunity – Bernard Jennings Archive

WEA currently holds material which was given to us by the Bernard Jennings Estate for inclusion in our Mansbridge Archive.  The material includes various items including historical documents, articles and branch minutes from the early years of the WEA.

Reach Out Project - National Walking Month blog part 3

Each year a small group of students attend a residential as part of the Reach Out project. This year they headed to Lower Foyers to feel the benefit of the great outdoors despite the changeable Scottish weather. 

Reach Out Project - National Walking Month blog part 2

Each year a small group of students attend a residential as part of the Reach Out project. This year they headed to Lower Foyers to feel the benefit of the great outdoors despite the changeable Scottish weather. 

Reach Out Project - National Walking Month blog part 1

Each year a small group of students attend a residential as part of the Reach Out project. This year they headed to Lower Foyers to feel the benefit of the great outdoors despite the changeable Scottish weather. 

May is National Walking Month

Walking is a great way to keep active. It is simple, free and easy to squeeze into your day. This May, why not take to your feet for National Walking Month? You don’t need to walk for hours to feel the benefit: simple changes like taking the stairs instead of a lift, or walking to the next bus stop all help to add more steps to your day.

And if for whatever reason you can’t take to your feet, get active however you can, and feel the benefits of gentle movement this May.

Gentle exercise is a great way to:

•    Reduce tiredness