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Spanish school students performed their own version of an English classic book while studying at Live Language in Glasgow.
English UK will be attending the IEFT Fall 2009 Student Recruitment Exhibitions in Turkey. Come and meet us in Ankara (Sunday 19 October, 12:00 - 18:00, Sheraton Hotel), Izmir (Tuesday 20 October, 12:00 - 18:00, Hilton Hotel), Bursa (Thursday 22 October, 12:00 - 18:00, Kervansaray Termal Hotel) and Istanbul (Saturday/Sunday 24-25 October, 12:00 - 18:00, Hilton Hotel and Convention Centre).
In line with the launch of the sponsorship management system for Tier 4 of the points-based system on 5 October 2009, the UK Border Agency has announced new policy for Tier 4 sponsors and would-be students.
Goran Lundgren is 52 and comes from a small village in Sweden. He currently manages an IKEA sawmill in Russia. He spent nine days improving his English at English UK member Nab Cottage in the Lake District in September 2008.
Around 40 teenagers affected by the Italian earthquake disaster enjoyed free English lessons this summer thanks to English UK member schools.