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Why visit Sussex?

Why visit Sussex?

Why visit Sussex? Sussex, the historic county and ancient kingdom of England, has so much to offer visitors with some of the best weather in the UK, gorgeous countryside with rolling hills, ancient woodland and iconic white cliff coastline perfect for walking, thousands of years of history, medieval villages, magnificent castles, beautiful gardens, stunning modern art galleries, major arts and cultural festivals, cutting-edge technologies of ‘silicon beach’ and a heaven for food love... Read More
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Eastbourne School of English 80th birthday celebrations!

Eastbourne School of English 80th birthday celebrations!

On Saturday 30 April 2016, Eastbourne School of English had a party to celebrate the 80th anniversary of the founding of the school. Staff and students from the school welcomed the Worshipful the Mayor of Eastbourne, Councillor Janet Coles, the Member of Parliament for Eastbourne, Caroline Ansell, host families, friends, local partners, members of the board and management of The English Language Centre and former staff. The school was established in the summer of 1936 by Miss Frances B... Read More
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80 weeks of scholarships for 80 years

80 weeks of scholarships for 80 years

This year Eastbourne School of English is celebrating its 80th anniversary. The school was established in the summer of 1936 by Miss Frances Batchelor who had the dream of encouraging young people to learn the English language and to build friendships between the nations of the world. It became a not-for-profit educational charity in 1966 to ensure that her dream could continue, and to be a champion for the highest standards in English language teaching. Today Eastbourne School of English is sti... Read More
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An Amazing Three Years at ESOE

An Amazing Three Years at ESOE

As some of you may know by now I have taken the very difficult decision to leave Eastbourne School of English and move to Australia.  It has been a dream of mine since I was very young and seeing as I’ll be thirty in a few years, it really is now or never! I can’t express how much I have loved working here. It’s been a constant pleasure to wake up every morning and look forward to coming to work. I don’t think many people are lucky enough to have that. I think this g... Read More
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ESOE class of 1961

ESOE class of 1961

In June 2013, we had a visit from two of our former students. Rosemarie Dehning and Edith Fuester met and became lifelong friends at Eastbourne School of English. They came to Eastbourne in 1961 to prepare for a Cambridge examination. 52 years later, they visited the place that has held some of their most treasured memories.  Eastbourne School of English was founded in 1936 so it is steeped in history. Some of this history is recorded in books and photos, gathering ... Read More
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