THE NATIONAL Institute of Adult Continuing Education (Niace) has produced the latest edition of Time to Learn, a directory of winter learning holidays. It lists more than 2,000 learning breaks in the UK and abroad with courses starting from pounds 80 for a weekend including accommodation, tuition and meals.

The directory costs pounds 4.25 and is available from booksellers or direct, post-free, from Niace, 19b De Montfort Street, Leicester LE1 7GE (0533 551451).