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'The Story of the Suffragettes'

Members and guests are invited to the 'Story of the Suffragettes'. A talk on the history of the Suffragette Movement to be given by Elizabeth Peacock.

The talk will take place on Monday 12th November 2018 from 2.00 pm - 4.00 pm at Devonshire

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Christmas Sandwich Lunch

The Yorkshire Ladies Council Of Education Social Committee invite you and your friends to a 'Sandwich Lunch', on Thursday 1st November 2018, from 11.30 am - 2.00 pm, at St Chad's Parish Centre, Otley Road, Far Headingley, Leeds LS16 5JT.


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Claire Stevens was delighted to receive her grant from the YLCE towards her above course. Claire undertook her course to develop her academic work and to prepare for undertaking a PhD in the future.

The grant was incredibly beneficial to her

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A Thank You From A Successful Award Applicant from the YLCE

Thank you so much for your award towards the fees for the first year of my Post Grad Diploma in Psychodynamic Psychotherapeutic Counselling at Brighton University. I am really looking forward to entering my second year this September and to
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'Sparkling' Afternoon Tea

Members and friends are invited to join us for this summer event.

From 2.00 pm - 4.00 pm

£10.00 per person payable in advance 

Please note for catering purposes attendance must be booked and paid for no later than Friday 1st June

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The Annual General Meeting of the YLCE was followed by a lunch with talks by previous Award Recipients.

After the business meeting we enjoyed the usual delicious lunch prepared by our Social Committee.

After lunch we heard from two of our

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YLCE Chatty Lunch - Past Event

A lunch for members and friends took place at The Printworks, the home of Leeds City College catering students. It was greatly enjoyed by everyone who attended and we will of course let you all know where and when the next Chatty Lunch will take

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Ad Hoc Baroque Concert - Past Event

Ad Hoc Baroque offer a take on The Twelve Days of Chistmas

A seasonal entertainment with music

followed by festive refreshments.. 


on Sunday, 3 December at 2:30 pm

in St Edmund’s Church

 Lidgett Park Rd, LS8 1JN



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What Makes a Garden…..Like York Gate - Past Event

A talk by Fleure Gethin who is a Chartered Landscape Architect, a former Course leader of Masters in Landscape Architecture at Leeds Beckett University and also a Gardener, Designer and Printmaker. The talk will be followed by a wander round

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Forest Hill Garden Party - Past Event

A Social event raising funds for Forest Hill.  Forest Hill, 11, Park Crescent, Leeds LS8 1DH

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Visit to William Merritt Disabled Living Centre - Past event

An opportunity to visit this new and impressive facility to find out more about this inspirational work.

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YLCE AGM - Past event

The Annual General Meeting with a talk by Gillie Andrews explaining more about the Awards we give, the students we give to and the impact on their lives.- St Chad’s Parish Centre

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