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English Courses in England for Over 50s

English Courses in England for Over 50s

English Courses in England for 50+ English courses for over 50s are an increasingly popular choice for those looking to learn English and gain language confidence while learning about local culture. We look at the example of Eastbourne on the south coast of England. It’s one of the most popular places for over 50s to learn and the perfect place to explore because of the beautiful Sussex countryside, villages, castles and gardens. Am I too Old to Learn English? Absolutely not! You’re ... Read More
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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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English plus Watersports in Eastbourne

English plus Watersports in Eastbourne

At Eastbourne School of English, we are delighted to announce the launch of another new course in our range of English + leisure programmes. Available all year round from June 2016 (water conditions permitting of course!), General English plus Watersports is a course for anyone over 16. No previous experience is required!  In the mornings students study on the General English course in a multi-national class at their level. For 3 afternoon per week students will have lessons in one or more ... 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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Meet the Team: Jenna, Social Activities Organiser

Meet the Team: Jenna, Social Activities Organiser

How long have you worked at ELC? I have been at ELC since June 2014 – so nearly two years! What does your job involve? My job as the social programme organiser means I design, plan and run the social programme for students to enhance their stay here in Brighton and help them to meet new people and try new things whilst improving their English at the same time! I do tours of London, Brighton, Oxford, Cambridge, Harry Potter Studios, we visit the London musicals and I create a different pr... Read More
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English plus Horse Riding in Eastbourne

English plus Horse Riding in Eastbourne

At Eastbourne School of English, we are delighted to announce the launch of a new course to complement our existing English + leisure programmes. Available all year round from May 2016, General English plus Horse Riding is a course for anyone over 16. No previous experience is required!  In the mornings students study on the General English course in a multi-national class at their level. For 3 afternoon per week students will have horse-riding lessons led by an experienced trainer. Lessons... Read More
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Interviews with the team: we talk to Luke, our new Social Organiser

Interviews with the team: we talk to Luke, our new Social Organiser

Luke is the new social organiser at ESOE, he started a few weeks ago and the students love him! Here's what we found out: So Luke, what qualities do you have to be a good social organiser here at ESOE? I’m an extremely social person which makes me perfect for the job! I’m always positive and love doing all sorts of activities which means there will always be great variety in the ESOE social programme. What would you say is your biggest achievement to-date? Well in 2010, five of my f... Read More
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Testimonial from Swiss French student, Isabel

Testimonial from Swiss French student, Isabel

Testimonial from Swiss French student, Isabel "Prenez votre courage à deux mains et osez partir à l’étranger apprendre une autre langue. C’est un choix que vous ne regretterez pas et vous vous en souviendrez toute votre vie. Je suis partie 6 mois à Eastbourne où j’ai vécu une expérience inoubliable. C'est une petite ville calme mais à la fois formidable. Il y a plein de petits bars, des discothèques, et un magnifiqu... 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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Sanad's experience in Brighton

Sanad's experience in Brighton

Our student Sanad Hemme, has this to say about his experience here as a student: "I can't believe that it's my last day in Brighton, especially at The English Language Centre (ELC Brighton)!  I had a bad impression about how British people deal with Arabic people before I came to the UK and it's completely not true. I found the people who work there to be like my family and I want to explain to my friends in my country how staff at ELC took care of me and every nationality.  For e... Read More
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