June 2021

  Exciting news !                                                                             It’s been a long time coming but finally, after more than a year of online sessions, it looks as though we might be able to get the EfW community together again in...

May 2021

We covered a range of topics in both the Beginner-Intermediate group and the Main Sessions this month. These included: Directions, Time, Local and Community History, Vegetarian Recipes, Shopping, Family and Childhood. Before every session, we send out a resource...

April 2021

It’s been another busy and hugely positive month at EfW, with plenty of long-awaited haircuts visible during our online sessions! Topics this month have been as varied as ever. The sad passing of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, seemed an appropriate time to talk...

March 2021

This month marked the anniversary of the first UK lockdown. While it has been a difficult twelve months for many reasons, we were delighted to hear many positive comments and memories during our session on ‘The year that was…’ as volunteers and learners spoke of...

February 2021

We kicked off the month by sharing stories and storytelling traditions from around the world. As we recalled tales from our childhoods, many of us were able to remember vibrant storytellers from our respective pasts, be it a teacher, a parent, a grandparent or friend....

January 2021

2021 may have begun with us all experiencing less freedom than we would have liked, but it hasn’t stopped English for Women from kicking off the new term with plenty of conversation and laughter! In March last year, EfW Chelmsford was continuing to thrive, the Harwich...