North East News

From Welsh to wellingtons: The Festival of International Culture 2014

Date: 4th April 2014

A busy but fun-packed week of language and culture has just drawn to a close here in the North East following our Festival of International Culture at the universities of Teesside, Durham and Newcastle!

Spelling Bee success for North East schools

Date: 4th April 2014

Following months of preparation, Wednesday 26th March saw almost 100 pupils, teachers, parents and supporters descend upon Newcastle University for the North East regional final of the Foreign Language Spelling Bee 2014.


PRESS RELEASE: Mother Tongue Other Tongue 2014

Date: 18th March 2014

Running as part of the national competition led by Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy, Routes into Languages North East are delighted to announce the return of the Mother Tongue Other Tongue poetry competition for 2014! 


Chinese Film Day Success in Sunderland

Date: 19th February 2014

School pupils from across the region travelled to Sunderland University on Wednesday 5th February to welcome in the Year of the Horse by taking part in a Chinese Film Day.


European Day of Languages 2013 Competition Results

Date: 19th December 2013

European Day of Languages Competition 2013 in the North East – And the winners are … 

For many years, the North East representations of the Association for Language Learning, Routes into Languages and Network for Languages together with their partners Europe Direct North East England and Crossroads Languages have hosted this competition.

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