The biggest celebration of lifelong learning in England

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

Find out more about what we do

Nominations for Festival of Learning 2022 Awards have now closed!

Our annual awards for individual adult learners, tutors, projects and employers enable us to showcase and share stories that will motivate and inspire others. We will be announcing our winners in July 2022!

Meet our previous winners

Lifelong Learning Week

Lifelong Learning Week takes place annually in early November, bringing together stakeholders from the learning and skills and employment sectors through a range of events and activities.

Explore 2022 activity

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