English UK news
  • Market insights from the British Council China
    30 April 2020

    Jazreel Goh, director of education & sports for British Council China, has been speaking to agents in China about the impact of Covid-19 on international student mobility.

    "disruption will have a huge impact on summer school groups from China. Over 90% of agents indicated that there would be no summer school groups travelling to the UK this year."

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  • New member welcome: Lexis School of English
    29 April 2020

    We are pleased to welcome new member, Lexis School of English. They are based in London, and are a year round centre for teens 12-15 and adult courses.

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  • New member welcome: Speakeasy School of English
    22 April 2020

    We are delighted to welcome Speakeasy School of English as a new English UK member.

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  • Urgent message from the Saudi Arabian Cultural Bureau
    9 April 2020

    Due to the Covid-19 pandemic and the various restrictions that have been taken by educational providers to limit its spread, including the provision of online teaching, SACB would like to stress the following conditions on which Financial Guarantees will be issued in this and similar situations...

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  • ELT added to organisations eligible for business rates relief by local government
    7 April 2020

    English UK has won a partial victory in its fight to get the Covid-19 business rates relief for the hospitality and tourism sector extended to ELT centres.

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  • English UK writes to Chancellor of the Exchequer seeking immediate support
    2 April 2020

    We have written to the Chancellor of the Exchequer warning that the UK ELT industry is facing an "existential threat" from Coronavirus (Covid-19) and appealing for urgent help from the Treasury.

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  • Closure of The English Studio and Bristol Language Centre
    1 April 2020

    Two of our member centres, The English Studio in London and BLC (Bristol Language Centre) have recently informed us that they have ceased trading.

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