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Places are limited so please enrol now to avoid disappointment. Affordable And A Time To Suit You. Something For Everyone.

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Meditation, Mindfulness & Writing Practice

Explore how a practice of meditation and mindfulness can inform and enliven your writing practice. All Levels welcome.

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Mary Ward Book Club

For those wishing to broaden their knowledge of London writing and improve their critical skills.

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Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) Preparation Course

Do you want a qualification recognised internationally as proof of high level English? Then Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) is the qualification for you.

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Improvised Comedy: Beginners

Learn core skills of improvised comedy over 6 sessions in this friendly class! No need to be funny: improv humour comes from speaking the truth and having fun, rather than thinking up witty retorts.

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Wide Variety of Fitness Classes at Great Turnstile

Our popular yoga, Pilates, Zumba & Tai Chi classes start next week or why not try NEW Fighting Fit or Strength & Body Conditioning?

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Mary Ward Legal Centre

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Upcoming Courses

Jan 09

Pronunciation and Presentation

Do you want to practice your pronunciation and presentation skills at the same time? In[...]

Jan 09

Spanish 2B

For those who've had about 80 hours instruction, or who have spoken or studied Spanish[...]

Jan 09

NEW: Picturing the Medieval World

We will explore how art can or cannot be used to[...]

Why come to Mary Ward Centre?

Mary Ward Centre is the adult education centre with a difference. We provide a wide range of subjects for people at all levels and run courses during the day, evening or weekend to suit your timetable.

Get inspired and enjoy excellent teaching in an environment where each individual’s learning experience is valued. That’s what makes Mary Ward Centre ‘the friendly place to learn.’

The Cafe

The vegetarian cafe at 42 Queen Square is a popular meeting place for lunch, dinner, or coffee and cake.  The café specialises in vegetarian, vegan, gluten and wheat-free meals and snacks, catering for every dietary requirement.


Café customers can enjoy being surrounded by art produced by Mary Ward Centre art students, or simply catch up with friends, fellow students or colleagues in the calm setting of Queen Square.