Abbey Community Centre

Community Education

ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages)

English classes for adults are held Wednesday and Thursday to provide basic English to learners from non-English speaking communities living in the area. Courses are offered mixed level and learners range from those who have no knowledge of English to those who are keen to improve their skills in the language.

Wednesday 10 – 12.30pm and Thursday 10 -12.30pm

The classes are term time only. Childcare vouchers are available.


Classes are held every Wednesday 1-3pm term time. Instruction is given on using a sewing machine, learning hand stitches, taking body measurements and making patterns. The class is for all levels and takes new students each term.