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Student group visits to local businesses

Our student group from Italy, studying with us on a work preparation course, visited several local companies last week, including Discovery Park business centre, Waitrose supermarket and Barnsole Vineyard.  The students really enjoyed their visits and were very inspired by what they learned. A huge thank you to Think Big Tech, Dover District Chamber of […]

Free FCE and CAE entry for courses of 8 weeks+ June 2019

Enrol for a Cambridge Assessment English course for 8+ weeks and receive FREE examination entry at our local test centre for the June 2019 examination date (exam fee normally £140+) Please quote ”EJ2019” on the enrolment form (other information). Eligibility Bookings must be 8 weeks or longer Bookings must have been received after 5 March […]

Promotion for short courses in May and June 2019

Free midweek luncheon vouchers to the value of £4 per weekday Enrol for a short course of 2-4 weeks in May or June and receive free lunch vouchers that can be redeemed at the Hilderstone College Cafeteria and select restaurants and cafes in town. Please quote ”LV2019” on the enrolment form (other information). List of […]

Short story by Ulrike Eisner

This is a beautiful story written by one of our current German university course students. It’s charming, but has a topical message too. Many thanks to Ulrike for taking the time to write it and share it with us. SHOOTING STARS UNDERNEATH THE CHERRY TREE When Pizza woke up, he was alone. The sky was […]

QUIZ OF THE WEEK commencing 4th March 2019: UK cities

Can you unscramble the letters to name the city?Example: DNOLND = London1) BRHIENDUG2) GMMAIBRNHI3) CSETNARMHE4) EDSLE5) OGLWASG6) FLSBEAT7) FICRADF8) DOFXRO Here are the names of the UK cities: 1) EDINBURGH2) BIRMINGHAM3) MANCHESTER4) LEEDS5) GLASGOW6) BELFAST7) CARDIFF8) OXFORD How did you do?

Teacher Sue’s trip to Russia, January 2019

Recently one of our teachers, Sue, was invited to teach a small group of teenagers in St Petersburg, Russia, on a trip organised by Perspective Language School. Here is Sue’s account of her trip, with some great photos. Hi everyone, my name’s Sue and I am one of the teachers at Hilderstone College. I have […]