Alan Tuckett was honoured in the UK New Year honours list.

Alan led the National Institute for Adult Continuing Education for 23 years and visited Aotearoa New Zealand several times providing inspirational addresses to ACE conferences. He was involved in starting the British adult literacy campaign in the 1970s and in 1991 launched Adult Learner’s Week which has since become an international UNESCO event.

Read more about Alan’s contribution to adult learning.