Croydon Council is encouraging residents to enter the digital age with a new raft of workshops available at locations across the borough.

Croydon College will offer free monthly workshops starting February 13 in partnership with Age UK and Croydon Connect. The sessions will run from 10am to 12.30 pm.

Places are offered on a first-come, first-served basis. Call Age UK on 020 8680 5450 or email

The adult education centre CALAT is also offering courses on basic online IT skills starting Saturday 25 February, 2012, 9.30 -12.30, for three weeks.

Please call 020 8253 8550 or visit Croydon Central Library, Katharine Street will have free IT skills sessions on Monday 11am - 12 noon; Tuesday 4.30pm - 5.30pm; Saturdays 9.15am - 10.15am. Call 020 8726 6900 or email Asian Resource Centre of Croydon, Day Lewis House, Bensham Lane, Thornton Heath, is offering free basic IT training sessions.

To book a session please call Mamun Khan on 020 8684 3784 or email Free sessions can also be booked at the Croydon BME Forum, Palmcroy House, 387 London Road, Croydon. For further information please call 020 8684 3719 or email