Past events

GCSE Latin Scholars’ Day- Tuesday 30th April 2019,  10.00-15.00

Sessions on Latin translation, revision advice and overview of the OCR set texts: Tacitus, Virgil, Cicero and Pliny. Teacher feedback:

This day will undoubtedly make a real difference not only to their performance in the exam but, perhaps more importantly, their intellectual development and the prospects of them being highly-motivated undergraduates in whatever subjects they eventually choose.- Pete Munday

Venue: University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL


Initiating Latin at KS3 (and earlier) – Saturday 13 October 2019, 10:00-16:30

A CPD / teacher training day, for those completely new to the subject or wishing to develop their practice further.

Venue: University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL


Teacher Training: Latin – Monday 19-Thursday 22 February 2018

A crash course in Latin! Over the course of three days we will provide teachers with enough Latin to teach the OCR Entry Level Certificate and other one-year courses.


Manchester Classics for All Christmas Party – 6 December 2017, 17:30 – 19:00

Ladybarn Social Club, 13 Green St, Ladybarn, Manchester M14 6TL


MCfA Tutor Training – 27 September 2017, 4 October 2017 and 11 October 2017

We will be running our annual tutor training programme, starting in September. The training is targetted at new tutors without prior teaching or relevant professional experience.


Manchester Classics for All Christmas Party – 7 December 2016, 17:30 – 19:00

Ladybarn Social Club, 13 Green St, Ladybarn, Manchester M14 6TL


Tutor information session – 23 September 2016, 11:00-12:00

Tutor information session for all prospective tutors. All welcome – no registration necessary.

University of Manchester campus, Samuel Alexander Building A102


MCfA Tutor Training – 28 September 2016, 05 October 2016, 12 October 2016, 14:00-16:00

Autumn tutor training programme. The training is targetted at new tutors without prior teaching or relevant professional experience. This training is supported by donations from alumni and friends of The University of Manchester.


31 May and 8 June, 5:30-7:30

31 May: presentations from existing tutors

8 June: introduction to the different courses being offered by the scheme.

Followed by refreshments and discussion in the Classics Library.

University of Manchester campus, University Place 5.205


Primary School Latin Fair – 24 June 2016

A celebration of all the hard work and learning of the children and teachers in primary school Latin clubs

Mauldeth Road Primary School, main hall