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#YearOverHere Campaign

Friday 19th Jun 2015

Discover the world's greatest languages, festivals and culture, right here in the UK ! Welcome to our #YearOverHere Campaign, in partnership with Routes into Languages.  As linguists,...

Region: National

Routes Live

Friday 19th Jun 2015

Routes into Languages is launching a series of webinars covering the topic of employability as part of a strand of online dissemination activity which HEFCE has asked us to carry out and which was...

Region: National

Routes Live! - Working as a translator or interpreter: ask the experts!

Thursday 18th Jun 2015

Join us at 12:30pm (BST) on the 10th July for first live webinar session about careers for linguists. It is aimed at students, teachers and trainers who share an interest in translation and...

Region: National

Eurofest York 2015

Wednesday 17th Jun 2015

York St John Business School was delighted to host the first Eurofest York event on Wednesday 10 June 2015. Developed by the Selby Modern Languages Forum, Eurofest is a simulated international trade...

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Mother Tongue Other Tongue West Midlands Winners!

Thursday 11th Jun 2015

We are very pleased to announce our West Midlands winners for the 2015 Mother Tongue Other Tongue Poetry competition! The standard of the entries was very high this year and we are very proud to have...

Region: West Midlands

Studying Music & Languages

Monday 8th Jun 2015

As part of the University of Huddersfield's involvement with Routes into Languages, Huddersfield student Oliver Reavell tells us about his experience of combining his passions for Music and...

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Success for South East Spellers

Monday 11th May 2015

By Clare Forder, Project Manager of Routes South-East On April 17th 2015, over 160 year 7 students from 44 schools across the South East came together at the University of Brighton for the annual...

Region: South East

School pupils enjoy discovering languages at the University of Leeds

Tuesday 28th Apr 2015

The School of Languages, Cultures and Societies hosted a full day of activities and workshops aimed at giving pupils an experience of studying languages at university. The day was part-funded by...

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

AWARDS - Bristol French Drama Festival 2015

Thursday 23rd Apr 2015

AWARDS Best Acting: Crispin School Best Language Skills: Farmor’s School For Creativity: Exmouth Community College   COMMENDATIONS: Backwell School Parkstone Grammar School  ...

Region: South West

WINNERS - MFL Speaking Competition 2015 (sub-regional finals)

Thursday 23rd Apr 2015

List of Winners & Runners-up   BARNSTAPLE FINAL   KS3 Non-Native Winner: Olivia Mears, Plymouth College (French) Winner: Emma Rawicz-Szczerbo, West Buckland School (Spanish) Runner-up:...

Region: South West

A little account of the Routes events from St. Luke's MFL..

Thursday 23rd Apr 2015  

Region: South West

Howden School Japanese Day

Wednesday 22nd Apr 2015

Routes into Languages supported Howden School’s Japanese Day on 17th April 2015. The sessions organised by Routes were part of a whole day of events arranged by the school to give pupils a real...

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

German Film Day at University of Leeds

Wednesday 15th Apr 2015

62 students from 9 Yorkshire schools attended a German Film Day at the University of Leeds, funded jointly by the University of Leeds and Routes into Languages The Year 11, 12 and 13 students spent...

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

Foreign languages spelling bee: los ganadores!

Tuesday 31st Mar 2015

by Yasmin Hussain–Project manager for Routes-North West THE Foreign Languages Spelling Bee took place in the North West consortium at Manchester Metropolitan University in the week...

Region: North West

Yorkshire and The Humber Spelling Bee Regional Final 2015

Tuesday 31st Mar 2015

Friday 27th March saw the final of the Regional Spelling Bee Competition for Yorkshire and The Humber take place at The University of Hull for the 4th year in a row. 97 school pupils in Year 7 from...

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber

ALL Connected - Language World Conference 2015

Tuesday 17th Mar 2015

We look forward to seeing you at the Routes into Languages stand (no 6)!  Language World 2015 - Newcastle University - 20...

Region: National

Speak to the Future: the campaign for languages "Write to your MP"

Tuesday 17th Mar 2015

As political parties put together their manifestos for the 2015 General Election, what better time to write to your MP to highlight the importance of policies which support language learning in...

Region: National

GUEST BLOG: Ysgol Plasmawr pupils discuss the Language Ambassador Training Event

Monday 23rd Feb 2015

  Georgia Redmore On Thursday, the fifth of February, we (the language ambassadors) went to Cardiff City Hall to represent Ysgol Gyfun Gymraeg Plasmawr and to learn about the importance of...

Region: Wales / Cymru

Westminster Forum: The future for Modern Foreign Languages at GCSE and A-level - Tuesday 28 April 2015 - London

Wednesday 4th Feb 2015

Guest of Honour: Professor Stephen Parker, Chair, ALCAB Panel for Modern and Classical Languages and Henry Simon Professor of German, University of Manchester This event held on Tuesday 28 April 2015...

Region: National

Careers in Translation and Interpreting

Friday 23rd Jan 2015

On 25 February 2015 from 1pm to 5.30pm, the University of Manchester will host a national careers event on behalf of the National Networks for Translation and Interpreting. A diverse employer panel...

Region: National