Member News
  • Volcanic ash - impact on visa services
    23 April 2010

    UK airports have reopened from 22:00, Tuesday 20 April. The UK Border Agency is making every effort to minimise any delays but it will take time for the situation for their visa operation to return to normal in some areas.

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  • Impact of the Icelandic volcanic activity on the UK tourism industry survey – deadline 3pm, 22 April
    22 April 2010

    Following a meeting of the Tourism Industry Emergency Response Group on 20 April to discuss the impact of the Icelandic volcanic activity on the UK tourism industry, a questionnaire has been compiled by VisitBritain to help determine the scale of impact and implications of the travel restrictions on the visitor economy to date.

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  • Come and celebrate at our 50th Anniversary Dinner on 12 May
    21 April 2010

    One of English UK’s founder associations, ARELS, was established in 1960. To mark the occasion of our fiftieth year, we would love you to celebrate with us at our anniversary dinner.

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  • ‘Guide London’ welcomes your views
    21 April 2010

    How to use professional tourist guides to enhance the student experience
    The Association of Professional Tourist Guides (APTG), which is soon to be re-branded as ‘Guide London’, represents Blue Badge Tourist Guides working in the London area, and including day trips from London. They are currently looking at ways in which they can offer their professional services to accredited language schools which are either based in the London area or which bring students into London.

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  • Business English Trainers’ Conference 2010 – Book Now!
    20 April 2010

    English UK is pleased to announce that bookings are now open for the 2010 Business English Trainers’ Conference to be held at International House London on Saturday 8th May.

    To download the programme please CLICK HERE

    To download the booking form please CLICK HERE

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  • Students with expired visas whose travel plans have been disrupted by the volcanic ash
    19 April 2010

    The UK Border Agency has made provision for those who have been prevented from leaving the UK when their leave is about to expire or has already expired.

    Students should visit this page for more information.

  • British Council seminar invitation
    16 April 2010

    The British Council would like to invite you to their latest seminar, which is an exciting new performance by Jeremy Harmer and Steve Bingham, taking place at 1830–2030 on 22 April at The British Council London. Please click on the link below to read the invitation.

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  • English UK AGM and Annual Conference - bookings now open
    2 April 2010

    This year’s English UK Annual Conference and AGM is being held on 12 and 13 May at the 5-star Le Méridien Piccadilly in central London.

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