General Interest Courses

Showing who's the Boss: the archaeology of authority18th Nov to 19th Nov 2017
Tutor: Richard StoneSaturday to Sunday

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This course explores the architecture, art and artefacts of royal, episcopal, municipal and judicial authority from the coronation of Edward the Confessor to the official portraits of Elizabeth I, to show how administrative power was constructed and expressed..... read more

Tai Ji Quan, and Qigong 24th Nov to 26th Nov 2017
Tutor: Clare SkeltonFriday to Sunday

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Nurture yourself with a weekend of gentle exercise to enhance your health and well-being. These traditional Chinese health arts, Tai Ji Quan and Qigong (Tai Chi Chuan and Chi Kung), create stillness in the mind whilst also increasing vitality and fitness. Your ability to relax, your flexibility, co-ordination and balance will improve with practice. I enjoy working with all ages and will support you to meet your individual health and fitness needs. The course is suitable for all levels, beginners welcome. .... read more

Tai Ji Quan, and Qigong 2nd Mar to 4th Mar 2018
Tutor: Clare SkeltonFriday to Sunday

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Nurture yourself with a weekend of gentle exercise to enhance your health and well-being. These traditional Chinese health arts, Tai Ji Quan and Qigong (Tai Chi Chuan and Chi Kung), create stillness in the mind whilst also increasing vitality and fitness. Your ability to relax, your flexibility, co-ordination and balance will improve with practice. I enjoy working with all ages and will support you to meet your individual health and fitness needs. The course is suitable for all levels, beginners welcome. .... read more

Tai Ji Quan, and Qigong 27th Apr to 29th Apr 2018
Tutor: Clare SkeltonFriday to Sunday

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Nurture yourself with a weekend of gentle exercise to enhance your health and well-being. These traditional Chinese health arts, Tai Ji Quan and Qigong (Tai Chi Chuan and Chi Kung), create stillness in the mind whilst also increasing vitality and fitness. Your ability to relax, your flexibility, co-ordination and balance will improve with practice. I enjoy working with all ages and will support you to meet your individual health and fitness needs. The course is suitable for all levels, beginners welcome. .... read more

In Search of the Celts28th Apr to 29th Apr 2018
Tutor: Richard StoneSaturday to Sunday

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Before the rise of the Roman Empire the Celts were the most powerful people in central and western Europe. Using evidence from classical writers, archaeology and place-names, this course explores the history and culture of the Celtic people and considers how Celtic identity has continually been re-invented and rediscovered..... read more