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Workers’ Educational Association (WEA) courses taking place at PHM in 2017

WEA Courses at People's History Museum

Workers' Educational AssociationPHM are delighted to work with the Workers’ Educational Association (WEA) to host a series of WEA courses.  Booking is required via the WEA, all course details are listed below.

 WEA Course: People Making History

Mon 15 January – Mon 26 March, 1.00pm-3.00pm

A study of key protests in which people ‘made history’ through strikes, struggle and campaigns.

From Peterloo, the Chartists, and opposition to slavery; the struggles over unemployment, for access to the countryside,  and against fascism; the Never Going Underground march against Section 28; and of the Stop The War campaign.

This ten-week course is a learning experience from the Workers’ Educational Association (WEA) in association with the People’s History Museum, lead by WEA tutor Mark Krantz.

Suitable for 19 years and over

Booking required by contacting WEA on 0151 243 5340 or via

Please quote C3840816. Please note this is a ten week course, attendees are required to book onto all ten weeks of the course.

£65.10 or free to those in receipt of means tested benefits

Half term break on Mon 19 February.


WEA Course: Black History at the People’s History Museum

Fri 13 October – Fri 10 November, 1.00pm – 3.30pm

To celebrate Black History Month this WEA course charts how black people have played a decisive role in the fight to win emancipation from slavery, developed the workers movement, and built resistance to racism and fascism.

A five week course exploring the history and politics of the key struggles against racism.

Suitable for 19 years and over

Book through WEA National Booking Line call 0300 303 3464 or via

Please quote C3840414. Please note this is a five week course, attendees are required to book onto all five weeks of the course.

£31.00 or free to those in receipt of means tested benefits