Experiencing life on the continent

French and Spanish students from Winstanley College have had the chance to immerse themselves in the language and culture of the country through a unique work experience programme. The programme, organised through specialist company Halsbury, includes a tailored trip to France or Spain, with the chance to stay with a host ...

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Pupils inspired by film

King David High School pupils once again have shown themselves to be outstanding language learners. Pupils from Years 8 and 9 entered a competition to celebrate the relationship between Germany and England over the last one hundred years. The competition was based around the 100 year anniversary since the end of ...

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School says ‘bonjour’

St Francis Xavier’s College (SFX) has strengthened its european links by welcoming a group of exchange students from France. 50 students from Collège Villebois-Mareuil in Brittany visited the Woolton secondary school to exchange ideas and learn from each other’s cultures. Prior to their arrival, each SFX student was assigned to a French ...

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Student wins national translation competition

Luke Botcherby, a student at Rainford Sixth Form, has triumphed at Manchester Metropolitan University’s (MMU) national Spanish translation competition. As part of its outreach to secondary schools, MMU’s department of languages, information and communications organise an annual Spanish translation competition aimed at A-level students. This year, students received a copy of an ...

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