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Cultural celebrations at Aston University!

Thursday 28th Mar 2013

Throughout March, Routes into Languages, in conjunction with Network for Languages and CLERA (Centre for Language Education Research at Aston) held a series of cultural days looking at Spanish,...

Region: West Midlands

Pupils get a taste of China at Leeds Met!

Saturday 9th Mar 2013

Pupils get a taste of China at Leeds Met! School children from across the region celebrated the year of the snake at Leeds Metropolitan University during Chinese New Year in February as they...

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Leeds loves Languages!

Saturday 9th Mar 2013

Leeds loves Languages!   School pupils from across the region gathered at Leeds Metropolitan University on 1st February 2013 to fuel their love of languages. The Leeds Loves Languages...

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Routes into Languages exhibiting at ASCL Annual Conference

Thursday 21st Feb 2013

Routes into Languages will be exhibiting at the ASCL Annual Conference 15 - 16 March 2013 at Hilton London Metropole.  Do come along and say hello, we'll be on stand 50! Click here...

Region: National

Routes into Languages exhibiting at ALL Language World

Thursday 21st Feb 2013

Routes into Languages will be exhibiting at the ALL Language World 22 - 23 March 2013 at Nottingham Conference Centre, Nottingham Trent University.  Do come along and say hello, we'll be on...

Region: National

The Front National at forty: a ‘normal’ party now? - inaugural lecture at Aston University

Tuesday 5th Feb 2013

Aston Inaugural: Professor Jim Shields, Tuesday 23rd April          The Aston Inaugurals celebrate and showcase the research expertise of the...

Region: West Midlands

Birmingham International Film Society offers some German films

Tuesday 5th Feb 2013

Birmingham International Film Society and the Goethe-Institut are organising a German film season with introductions by academics from Birmingham University and Aston University. The films are as...

Region: West Midlands

Play with Languages - gaming event

Tuesday 29th Jan 2013

On Friday 18th of January pupils from across Yorkshire and the Humber were invited to take part in a pilot event called ‘Play with Languages – using Languages in Computer Games’ at...

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

EDL Year 9 poster winner makes the local news!

Tuesday 18th Dec 2012

Our Year 9 poster competition winner, the lovely Anya Elliman from Sir Graham Balfour School in Stafford made the local headlines with her win! See the article which featured in the Stafford Express...

Region: West Midlands

New Routes East Norwich Double Club Spanish Course

Tuesday 13th Nov 2012

Great news story of Javier Garrido's visit to Langley School where they're trialling our latest Routes East Double Club Spanish course For details click here

Region: East of England

New Routes East Norwich Double Club Spanish Course

Tuesday 13th Nov 2012

Great news story of Javier Garrido's visit to Langley School where they're trialling our latest Routes East Double Club Spanish course For details click here

Region: East of England

Results - European Day of Languages Poster Competition 2012

Tuesday 30th Oct 2012

A huge thank you to all the pupils who entered our first European Day of Languages Poster competition!   Our theme was "Why Study Languages?" and we were looking for eye catching posters using...

Region: West Midlands

'Working together for Languages' post conference presentations

Monday 8th Oct 2012

Our 'Working together for Languages' conference and evening reception, which was held back in June, was a great success.  We have put together the podcasts, presentations and photos from...

Region: National

EC competition

Monday 8th Oct 2012

This year's European Commission competition for young translators Juvenes Translatores will take place on 27 November and is open to pupils born in 1995. Schools can register online from 1...

Region: National

Mandarin Chinese Speaking Competition

Monday 8th Oct 2012

2012/13 is the 10th anniversary year for the HSBC/British Council Mandarin Chinese Speaking Competition and we hope all of the secondary schools involved in the teaching and learning of Mandarin will...

Region: National

Link2Learn competition

Monday 8th Oct 2012

The British Council are very pleased to announce the 2012 Link2Learn competition which is open to any school (primary, secondary, SEN), international co-ordinator and local authority in the UK which...

Region: National

Training provision for Public Service Interpreting and Translation

Thursday 27th Sep 2012

The report has been compiled for Routes into Languages by Anne Marie Graham at Arqueros Consulting and is one of the outcomes of a broader project funded by Routes into Languages. Click on the...

Region: National

European Day of Languages Events in our regional schools

Tuesday 25th Sep 2012

To celebrate the European Day of Languages on 26th September we have asked schools in our region to let us know what plans they have to celebrate this exciting day. Here are some of the news items we...

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Jour de fete - classic Jacque Tati film at Artrix, Bromsgrove - 7pm 22nd September

Wednesday 19th Sep 2012

Showing at Artrix in Bromsgrove on 22nd September at 7pm "Jour de fête" (aka Festival Day, The Big Day) (1949) by the French director Jacques Tati.   Jour de fête tells the story of...

Region: West Midlands

On the LINE

Monday 17th Sep 2012

Thanks to all those who attended On the LINE at Newcastle University on Thursday 13th September. The event had a great buzz to it and it was great to start the term by seeing so many language...

Region: North East

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