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Annual Raymond Williams Memorial Lecture 2018
18th October 2018 by Nisha Patel

Annual Raymond Williams Memorial Lecture 2018

This year’s Learning and Work Institute Annual Raymond Williams Memorial Lecture was delivered by Cabinet Secretary for Education Kirsty Williams. The event was organised in partnership with The Open University in Wales and took place on...Read more »

Community Hubs: Strengthening Communities Conference
6th July 2018 by Nisha Patel

Community Hubs: Strengthening Communities Conference

The Communities Hub Conference was organised and delivered in partnership with Welsh Government and Building Communities Trust, which took place on Tuesday 3rd July at the Redhouse in Merthyr Tydfil. The conference was aimed at: Sharing...Read more »

A fantastic opportunity to step back into education
21st June 2018 by Wendy Ellaway-Lock

A fantastic opportunity to step back into education

This week hundreds of events are taking place across Wales to mark Adult Learners’ Week.  Organised by Learning and Work Institute Cymru and supported by the Welsh Government, this is the 27th anniversary of Adult Learners’...Read more »

The Inspire! Adult Learning Awards 2018
7th June 2018 by Wendy Ellaway-Lock

The Inspire! Adult Learning Awards 2018

The Inspire! Adult Learning Awards is an annual event co-ordinated by Learning and Work Institute Wales in partnership with the Welsh Government and other supporters, including The Open University in Wales, Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board,...Read more »

National Apprenticeship Week 2018
2nd March 2018 by Nisha Patel

National Apprenticeship Week 2018

New research from Learning and Work Institute released ahead of National Apprenticeships Week suggests one in five employers of apprentices are unsure of the rules on apprentice pay. The findings from a survey of over 2000...Read more »

10th January 2018 by Nisha Patel

Annual Raymond Williams Memorial Lecture

  This year Learning and Work Institute’s Annual Raymond Williams Memorial Lecture was presented by the Actor and Campaigner, Michael Sheen. The event was organised in partnership with The Open University in Wales and took place...Read more »

Ambitious and Learning for All
15th December 2017 by Wendy Ellaway-Lock

Ambitious and Learning for All

‘Our aim is to instil in everyone a passion to learn throughout their lives, inspiring them with the ambition to be the best they possibly can be.  A prosperous Wales needs creative, highly skilled and adaptable...Read more »

Public Good and a Prosperous Wales
2nd November 2017 by Wendy Ellaway-Lock

Public Good and a Prosperous Wales

Response from Learning and Work Cymru to the Welsh Government White Paper:  Public Good and a Prosperous Wales – Building a reformed PCET system. L&W response