Press releases

These releases cover all aspects of the Association's work, from commenting on government policy or new research through fairs and events promoting studying in the UK to training events and conferences. To keep things simple, only major releases are posted here: check our news section to find every story about us.

We are happy to help journalists with questions about UK ELT, please contact Communications Consultant Susan Young on susan@englishuk.com.

  • Sun, sea and serious business at the English UK Fair, Singapore 2011
    19 November 2011

    The English UK Fair, Singapore 2011 took place at Shangri-La's Rasa Sentosa Resort from Tuesday 15 to Friday 18 November 2011. The workshop was organised by English UK in partnership with and supported by the British Council, UK Trade & Investment and VisitBritain.

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  • English UK members demand an apology from Government over "banned colleges" list
    8 November 2011

    English UK members have instructed lawyers to demand a full retraction and apology for wrongly including them on a list of colleges " English UK members have instructed lawyers to demand a full retraction banned" from bringing international students into the UK.

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  • Government's student visa changes damages competitiveness of £2.5bn sector
    2 November 2011

    The UK's £2.5bn English Language sector is losing students to overseas competitors as a result of Government visa changes.

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