The latest news from the Ipswich Institute

Online Course and Activities

Two new online Philosophy courses by Dr Nicholas Joll have been added to our course section - have a look under the History and Philosophy section of the website for more information.

posted Mon, 21 Sep 20

New Online Courses From A Tutor - Limited Spaces

Steve Palmer is offering some new online literature courses this month. If you would like to take part get in touch with the Institute for Steve's contact information.

J.L. Borges – Fictions and Poems
Starting Thursday 24th September
Time 1.30-3.00pm
Duration – 10 weeks
Cost - £5 per session

The Buried Giant, Kazuo Ishiguro
Starting 24th Sept
Time 10.30-11.30am
Duration – 5 weeks
Cost - £3 per session

posted Thu, 17 Sep 20

New opening times

The Institute is now open 9 am to 4 pm Monday to Friday.

You can just drop in but booking is advised, especially in the mornings when we have often been at capacity, we can only guarantee a space if you book. You can book a slot by email, or by 'phone, 01473 253992.

posted Wed, 02 Sep 20


Our events programme is currently suspended.

Members Annual Meeting

The Annual Members' Meeting, due to take place in April, has had to be postponed.

The trustees have agreed to post the audited Trustees Annual Report and Accounts for 2019 here:

2019 TAR & Accounts


All courses are currently suspended.

For information, Spring 2020 programme details can still be found below

Courses for All

Our Evening Learning Programme of courses is open to the public, with discounted fees available to Institute members.

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Our latest course leaflet is now available to download.

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Members' Courses

Over fifty daytime courses are available to those who pay an annual Institute membership subscription.

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The Members' Programme, including courses and all other activities available to members, may be downloaded here.

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