New Students Welcome!

Live and learn

Rothsay Education Centre (REC) provides learning and social opportunities for all adults. We help to build social networks and promote positive health and wellbeing. We offer a huge range of courses across varied subjects. Click here to find something that suits you. We look forward to welcoming you at the Centre soon.

Please note our phone will be staffed between 9.00am - 4.00pm Monday to Friday term-time only.

Some courses are running on Zoom and some in the classroom and on Zoom - talk to us on 01234 302203 to find a course to suit you.


Courses on art, languages, literature, science, music and many more delivered by engaging and expert tutors.


A range of regular trips, annual holidays and weekly walks with Rothsay Ramblers available to members.

Cafe & room hire

Enjoy freshly prepared meals, snacks and drinks in our café. Hire our spacious classrooms or garden for an event.

Support REC

As a self-funded charity we rely on donations. Find out more about how to donate or sponsor the Centre.

Meet a tutor

Bev Fowlston

Bev Fowlston has lived in Bedfordshire all her life and has a MA in Earth Sciences with a special interest in the Woburn Sands Formation that underlies the Greensand Ridge. For many years she has worked with the Bedfordshire Geology Group, which aims to encourage an understanding of the geology in Bedfordshire.