Adult Community Learning


Coming Soon...

We are currently running a pottery class on Mondays.


The next course will start on Monday the 5th of September 2016 and will run for 7 sessions, excluding Bank Holidays. The course will cost £56.00.


Watch this space for more courses & taster sessions coming up.



Painting & Drawing Class


Following a very successful trial in 2016 Swinton Lock Activity Centre is pleased to advise that we have been able to extend the 7 week taster course for adults wishing to learn how to paint & draw


Due to the positive feedback received from those students attending we are now running this as a term time class on Tuesday mornings 9.30am to 12.30pm (fees applicable)


If you would like to learn how to paint & draw with direction from a qualified tutor please contact to register your interest. or

Swinton Lock is an ideal location for learner engagement with fully accessible facilities. The majority of the Arts Classes wil be delivered within our Centre which offers classroom space, multi media room, workshops, accessible toilets, additional equipment to support those with disabilities and a large free car park.


Swinton Lock is pleased to be able to bring a changing programme of exciting activities to our local communities.

If you hve any particular interests or activities you would like to see happen here at the lock please contact the Centre and ask for Kat or Sharon. Alternatively, you can email or


We will promote any possible courses via our official facebook site & open a waiting list, as soon as enough students register we will be happy to proceed with the course informing any registered students with full details at that time.


We look forward to hearing from you.


Thanks Kat




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