Winners of the Festival of Learning


Festival of Learning (previously Adult Learners’ Week) is the biggest celebration of lifelong learning in England.

Our mission is to highlight the benefits of learning, celebrate the achievements of adults who have used learning to transform their lives, and to encourage everyone to embrace lifelong learning.

National Awards Ceremony 2017

Watch the national awards ceremony live here!

This special event starts at 1.30pm on Thursday 21 September

Our 2017 Winners

Our nine national winners will be receiving their awards at our ceremony in London today! Read their stories below.

Our 21 regional winners were revealed on Wednesday 13 September! You can read their stories below