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'My Favourite Resource' competition (for teachers)

Saturday 10th Jul 2010

An open competition to teachers of modern languages in North East schools. WIN, WIN, WIN! Teachers' competition: £100 voucher for each Key Stage winner (KS1-5) PLUS runner up prizes of vouchers...

Region: North East

Postcard Competition (for school pupils)

Saturday 10th Jul 2010

PRIZES TO BE WON! An open competition to pupils of modern languages in North East schools. WIN, WIN, WIN! Students' competition: £50 voucher for each Key...

Region: North East

Winners of the LAFTAs! World of Languages Category - BACON BUTTY

Wednesday 7th Jul 2010

We are pleased to announce that the North West entry "Bacon Butty" won the LAFTA Award for the category of World of Languages. The video clip was produced by students from Cumbria...

Region: North West

Linguastars at Leeds

Tuesday 6th Jul 2010

Linguastars at Leeds July 1st – 2nd 2010 The Linguastars residential held at Leeds in 2009 proved so popular that we did it all over again this year! The two-day residential took place this...

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

CULP4SC Goes from Strength to Strength...

Wednesday 30th Jun 2010

There has been a huge surge in interest in language learning through the Cambridge University Language Programme for Schools and Colleges (CULP4SC) over the past year. The possibility of learning...

Region: East of England

Stowmarket Double Club Star Singers!

Wednesday 30th Jun 2010

A sunny day in June saw our Routes East Stowmarket High German Double Club pupils travel down to the Emirates Stadium in London with their teacher, Jenny Turner, to take part in an exciting...

Region: East of England

Summer Language Enrichment Events

Tuesday 29th Jun 2010

Congratulations to Jake McLaughlin from Irlam and Cadishead High School for his excellent account about the Language Enrichment Day held at the University of Manchester! His...

Region: North West

Translation in the News

Tuesday 29th Jun 2010

Research intelligence - What have you been missing? Researchers now have a tool offering translations of open-access material in nine major languages. Read Paul Jump's report in The Times Higher...

Going Global!

Tuesday 15th Jun 2010

Going Global was the subject of a languages conference attended by 73 young people at the University of Hull on March 24. The Conference had been organised by the Excellence Hub and included...

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Trainee Position in Portuguese Consulate General in Manchester

Monday 14th Jun 2010

The Portuguese Consulate General in Manchester is offering a work placement to a highly motivated individual, keen to work within a Portuguese environment that will provide the ideal opportunity to...

Region: North West

National Award for Heritage Languages: Winner - Abrar Aqil from Al Hijra Supplementary School

Monday 14th Jun 2010

We are pleased to announce that Abrar Aqil, a pupil from Al Hijra Supplementary School, won the joint silver award in the Community Languages category. Her award will be presented at the...

Region: North West

Winners of the European Award for Languages!

Monday 14th Jun 2010

We are pleased to announce that the Teacher Training strand of the COLT project has been awarded the European Award for Languages this year. The Award is a Europe-wide initiative supported by...

Region: North West

Southampton students help with GCSE revision

Monday 14th Jun 2010

Oral examinations in Modern Languages fill many students with dread. However, Cams Hill School in Fareham has found a way of making them seem less intimidating for their GCSE candidates by...

Region: South East

Test your language knowledge and donate rice at the same time!!

Thursday 10th Jun 2010

FreeRice is a non-profit website run by the United Nations World Food Programme partnered with the Berkman Center for Internet...

Region: West Midlands

Routes into Languages receives further funding

Wednesday 9th Jun 2010

We are delighted to announce that Routes into Languages has received further funding from the Higher Education Funding Council for England and the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills to...

Region: National

Teachers of Urdu in the North West Region

Friday 4th Jun 2010

Links into Languages North West invites you to attend a development meeting on Tuesday 15th June from 1.30-3.30pm. This will be taking place at Sackville Street Campus, the University of...

Region: North West

Hull City Double Club

Friday 28th May 2010

Hull City Football Club and Yorkshire County Cricket Club in association with the Yorkshire Cricket Board have joined in partnership to deliver a modern foreign language programme to local primary...

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Sixth Form Conference

Friday 28th May 2010

Despite the fact that one of the 6th formers attending one of the three day revision conferences in the Modern Languages Department at Hull University unfortunately found “Reading the set text very...

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Chinese New Year Celebrations!

Friday 28th May 2010

Chinese New Year 2010 was celebrated with much enthusiasm by students from David Young Community Academy, Holy Trinity Senior School, Minsthorpe Community College and St Bede's Catholic Grammar...

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Brand New College Joins Our Ranks!

Friday 28th May 2010

Swallow Hill Community College is less than a year old and already a Routes into Languages partner school. SHCC opened in September 2009 in a superb new flagship building and provides a fantastic...

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

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