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.

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  • English UK announces memorial for Eddie Byers - and thanks members for their messages
    17 December 2015

    English UK has arranged a memorial service for Eddie Byers, our late chief executive, which will be held close to the English UK office in January 2016.

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  • Inward Mission helps agents love the North of England
    14 December 2015

    English UK's latest inward mission was so successful that every participating agent who gave feedback says they would work with at least some the language centres they encountered.

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  • MPs support launch of first major report into value of UK ELT
    4 December 2015

    MPs and their advisors joined members and staff of English UK and industry stakeholders at the House of Commons to launch of our research into the value of English language teaching.

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