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The Yorkshire Ladies Council of Education are once again delighted to announce their

                                     'Sparkling Afternoon Tea'

where all members and friends are invited on Wednesday 19 June 2019 from 2 - 4 pm

Adress is

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This year the Ad Hoc Baroque presented 'The Rose and the Nightingale' on Saturday 13 April 2019 at 3.00 pm

The concert was  of seasonal music to celebrate the coming of Spring

and took place at Devonshire Hall, Cumberland Road, Leeds LS6.. Read more


A Coffee Morning was held on 21 march 2019 at St Chad's Parish Centre. There were homemade produce sold, plants, good qualty hardback books and CD's. There were also gifts, bags, scarves and cards and of course - guess the weight of the cake!


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Story of the Suffragettes

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

The talk took place on Monday 12th November 2018 at Devonshire hall, Cumberland Road, Leeds LS6.. Read more

Christmas Sandwich Lunch

The Yorkshire Ladies Council Of Education Social Committee had their  'Sandwich Lunch', on Thursday 1st November 2018, at St Chad's Parish Centre, Otley Road, Far Headingley, Leeds LS16 5JT.

There was home-made Christmas fare, Cards, handbags,

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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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