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Throughout our history, City Lit has played a significant role in educating female Londoners. Empowerment through education – regardless of gender – has been at the centre of our activities throug...
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Please refer to this page for information about Covid-19 and our response. We will update this page with more information as it becomes available.
What's your story
Why do we tell stories and how can we use 'story' to increase our influence? Science informs us that when facts are contained within stories, then the listener will remember the content more effective...
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The benefits of language learning range from professional development and new career opportunities to cognitive and mental health benefits - but the positive mental wellbeing impact of learning a new ...
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In this post, Phil Chamberlain, Executive Director External Engagement at City Lit, shares his thoughts on the Skills for Jobs White Paper.
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In this post, we explore 10 simple techniques that can help you master a new skill quickly — whether you’re picking up a new skill, trying your hand at a hobby, or exploring an interest.
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How to stay safe online

17 February 2021
There are hundreds of different ways that the average internet user is vulnerable online. Fake news, phishing scams, malware, and identity theft are just some of the common security issues. Intrusions...
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The current climate has affected many young people across the world. Joanna Akram, City Lit Teacher Coordinator for Care, Support and Community, shares her thoughts about young people's mental health.
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Read Principal Mark Malcomson's latest blog post on American politics
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Thinking about taking your career in a new direction? If you’ve got a new route in mind, here’s everything you need to know before taking the leap into your new professional life.