We are an independent adult education centre providing a diverse programme of courses from academic to recreational classes.
Students attending Settlement run courses must also be a member of the Settlement. Find out more about the benefits of membership.
Despite our full programme of classes we do have rooms available for occasional or regular hire.

Music from the Operas, with tea and cake

No Regrets - The Life and Music of Edith Piaf

Getting Started: A Beginner\'s Guide to Family History with David Annal


Come along and meet like-minded people on one of our courses. Whatever your interest we probably have something to tempt you. A wide range of clubs and societies also meet here – The Settlement Players, the Camera Club and groups ranging from art to embroidery to wine appreciation – all enjoy catching up at 229 Nevells Road.


Our supportive and friendly approach provides the ideal learning environment for our students across a range of exciting subjects which include modern languages and practical craft courses such as upholstery, patchwork & quilting and sugarcraft. Discover different authors and their works, explore other cultures and learn more about artists and their lives and times.


Painting, writing, flower arranging and more. Designed to be thought-provoking and stimulating, our courses will challenge your creativity and reveal those hidden skills……


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    Future events and workshops

    Beginning with Brusho
    Thursday 11th July 10am to 2pm

    During this workshop you will explore how the exciting medium, Brusho Crystal pigments, is fun to use. Whether you are an absolute beginner with no painting experience or a seasoned artist wishing to learn something new, you will see fabulous results when the crystals reacts to water and explode with colour!

    Click here for details of all our lectures and workshops.

    Jazz on a Summer Evening – 12th July. Join us for what promises to be a delightful night of music and fun. Supper included. Licensed Bar. Doors open at 7.30pm.

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