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What can adult education learn from all these political promises?

What’s the line – you wait for a bus long enough and 3 come along at once!? Well, that’s how it feels with manifestos this week, with all 3 main political parties releasing their long awaited pledges and commitments ahead of the General Election. So, we know what to expect (unless there is a seismic shift in the opinion polls!).

City Lit Festival of Writing 2017

Our festival has been postponed until 2018, when we'll be back with an exciting line-up.

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Inside The Actors Training Company

Our popular Actors Training Company course is designed to help professional actors hone their skills and reach their full potential. We recently caught up with one of the students from the Actors Training Company, Suzy Norman, who shared her experiences of life on the course.

Boost your brain power – learn a second language at City Lit

Always secretly dreamed of learning a second language but fear you’ve left it too late to give it a try? Now might be the perfect opportunity to cast away your doubts, reassess, and delve into the unknown by taking on the challenge of learning a new language.

Deaf Awareness Week 2017 - free taster sessions

Deaf Awareness Week celebrates collaborative work that has made a difference for people who are deaf or have a hearing loss. Promoted by the UK Council on Deafness, Deaf Awareness Week is an opportunity to raise awareness that 1 in 6 people in the UK are deaf or have a hearing loss

Anne Harrison - Obituary

Anne Harrison, who has died aged 73, was a City Lit student for over a decade. During her time at City Lit, Anne studied a variety of language courses including Welsh, French and German to an advanced level. Anne became a City Lit Student Governor in 2009 as well as joining the Student Panel for 3 years, becoming its chair in 2010...

Making sense of a complicated world

Has the world ever seemed so divided? From the EU referendum to the US presidential race, the last 18 months will surely go down as one of the most polarising periods in recent memory, certainly in political terms...

Support STAMWALK and raise awareness of stammering

We at City Lit Speech Therapy are delighted to support British Stammering Association’s Tim Fell, in his incredible feat of endurance to raise awareness about stammering.

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