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Eastbourne School of English and ELC Brighton – re-brand

Eastbourne School of English and ELC Brighton – re-brand

Exciting news from Eastbourne School of English and ELC Brighton Following the merger of Eastbourne School of English with The English Language Centre in Brighton in 2010, we have been working very closely together as one organisation with a combined experience of more than 130 years. We feel the time is now right to move to 1 common brand with 1 logo and 1 brochure to ensure greater clarity about the relationship of the 2 schools which are run by the educational charity The English Language Cen... Read More
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ESOE is excellent 41 times

ESOE is excellent 41 times

Eastbourne School of English is celebrating its 80th year this year. One of the reasons ESOE has been able to reach such an important milestone is that throughout its history it has continually focused on delivering high quality courses and excellent teaching. Following on from its very successful British Council inspection in June 2015 in which the school achieved 8 overall areas of strength (compared with a UK schools average of 3.6), in May 2016 Eastbourne School of English together with... Read More
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6 things you might not know about Eastbourne

6 things you might not know about Eastbourne

6 things you might not know about Eastbourne! Eastbourne is best known as a fashionable Edwardian seaside resort. However, the history of this southern English town stretches back much further. It is known that from 500 BC, there was a Celtic settlement in Eastbourne and on the South Downs above the town. It's also thought that a Roman lord lived here, thanks to evidence of a particularly impressive villa. Eastbourne has appeared in these blockbuster movies; Harry Potter; James Bond - The ... Read More
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New website for Eastbourne School of English & ELC Brighton

New website for Eastbourne School of English & ELC Brighton

While we have been celebrating Eastbourne School of English’s 80th birthday with a 1930s themed party, we have also been working hard on the new ESOE website which has just gone live and shows we are not resting on our laurels! The new site has a fresh design and much greater functionality including features such as Live Chat and an advanced bookings system. It also reinforces the link with our partner school ELC Brighton which also has a new site – you may notice some similarities. ... Read More
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Eastbourne School of English 80th birthday celebrations!

Eastbourne School of English 80th birthday celebrations!

On Saturday 30 April 2016, Eastbourne School of English had a party to celebrate the 80th anniversary of the founding of the school. Staff and students from the school welcomed the Worshipful the Mayor of Eastbourne, Councillor Janet Coles, the Member of Parliament for Eastbourne, Caroline Ansell, host families, friends, local partners, members of the board and management of The English Language Centre and former staff. The school was established in the summer of 1936 by Miss Frances B... Read More
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Interviews with the team: we talk to Luke, our new Social Organiser

Interviews with the team: we talk to Luke, our new Social Organiser

Luke is the new social organiser at ESOE, he started a few weeks ago and the students love him! Here's what we found out: So Luke, what qualities do you have to be a good social organiser here at ESOE? I’m an extremely social person which makes me perfect for the job! I’m always positive and love doing all sorts of activities which means there will always be great variety in the ESOE social programme. What would you say is your biggest achievement to-date? Well in 2010, five of my f... Read More
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Interviews with the team: Jay talks to us about English food

Interviews with the team: Jay talks to us about English food

Jay Sokolova, Accommodation & Welfare Officer at ESOE, is originally from Latvia but has been living in Eastbourne for 8 years. Jay talks to us about English food: "When I first came to the UK I didn’t know much about English food. I originally come from Latvia, a country where we eat a lot of soups, salads, smoked meat and fish. There is also a wide selection of cheese, bread and cakes. Our first trip to the supermarket was interesting! Even though I couldn’t find the foods I am... Read More
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Testimonial from Swiss French student, Isabel

Testimonial from Swiss French student, Isabel

Testimonial from Swiss French student, Isabel "Prenez votre courage à deux mains et osez partir à l’étranger apprendre une autre langue. C’est un choix que vous ne regretterez pas et vous vous en souviendrez toute votre vie. Je suis partie 6 mois à Eastbourne où j’ai vécu une expérience inoubliable. C'est une petite ville calme mais à la fois formidable. Il y a plein de petits bars, des discothèques, et un magnifiqu... Read More
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Interviews with the team: Maxine talks to us about Eastbourne and Sussex

Interviews with the team: Maxine talks to us about Eastbourne and Sussex

Maxine is Administration Assistant at ESOE and is very often the first person that people have contact with as she deals with bookings and registration. “I was born and bred in sunny Cape Town, South Africa. My family and I moved to England 7 years ago. It was a big change moving from South Africa but we chose the sunshine coast of England: Eastbourne  Eastbourne is a lovely coastal town situated in the South of England. I find it a very safe town and I feel a much greater security than... Read More
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Interviews with the team: Keren talks to us about being a homestay provider

Interviews with the team: Keren talks to us about being a homestay provider

Keren works as administration assistant here at Eastbourne School of English. She is often one of the first people that students meet when they arrive at the school, and she is in charge of organising our Fifty Plus social programmes. Keren is also a host mum and talks about why she enjoys the experience. "I love being a host mum and we have been a host family for 7 years. I feel it is one of the most rewarding jobs you can do for yourself, your family and the students. I certainly don’t d... Read More
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