Welcome to Language For Fun!

We run fun and informal small group French and Spanish classes for adults in the Colchester area - so do get in touch by clicking on the blue 'Get in Touch' button underneath the map to the right of the page, to let us know you are interested! We can then have a chat with you to see which of our classes would suit you best.

Our Language Classes

FRENCH BEGINNERS

Tuesdays in West Bergholt - 6.45pm to 8.00pm

Wednesdays in West Bergholt - 9.30am to 10.45am

NEW CLASS starting in September 2018: Thursdays at the Lexden Crown, Lexden - 11.00am to 12.15pm

FRENCH IMPROVERS

Tuesdays - 10.00am to 11.15am in West Bergholt

Tuesdays - 8.00pm to 9.15pm in West Bergholt, Colchester

FRENCH INTERMEDIATE

Wednesdays - 6.30pm to 8.00pm in West Bergholt , Colchester

Wednesdays - 8.00pm to 9.15pm in West Bergholt

FRENCH ADVANCED

Wednesdays 11.00am to 12.15pm in West Bergholt, Colchester

SPANISH BEGINNERS

NEW CLASS Thursdays 10.00am to 11.15am at the New Village Hall, Great Horkesley, CO6 4EA

Thursdays 7.30pm to 8.45pm in Great Horkesley (as above)

SPANISH BEGINNERS PLUS

Wednesdays 6.45pm to 8.00pm - Central Colchester

PRIVATE LESSONS

We also offer bespoke 1:1 lessons if this is what you would prefer.

Term Dates

Classes will run in blocks of 10 weeks roughly in line with the school year, usually with a break for half term

AUTUMN TERM 2018: Starts week commencing 17 September until week commencing 26 November with a break for half term (week commencing 22 October).

ENROLLING NOW FOR SEPTEMBER 2018 - PLEASE GET IN TOUCH

SPRING TERM 2019: New term starts January 2019 - dates to be announced.

Our Teachers

Rachel - Licence Holder and Languages Tutor


Hi - my name is Rachel. I am passionate about languages and fell in love with French aged 11 and still feel the same way now . This led to a degree in Languages and Business and a 30 year career in international banking working with businesses of all types in the UK, France and Belgium.

Now retired from banking, I am enjoying my new teaching career, sharing French and Spanish with others. My aim is to make my classes are fun and relaxed.

Claudia - Spanish Tutor


My name is Claudia. I came to England 22 years ago, since then I've had a mission to teach people about my language and my culture. I have 17 years of experience teaching Spanish to various age groups. I have a Languages and Linguistics degree. I have been working in the HR industry for the past 10 years and my work involves speaking and translating documents in Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, French and Latin. I like my classes to be very interactive and fun.

Raúl - Spanish Tutor


Raúl comes from the Basque area of Northern Spain and came to the UK in 2017. Formally a radio presenter and journalist, he now works in the automotive sector as well as being a part-time Spanish teacher. He has degrees in journalism and theology.

Verity - French Tutor


Hi, I’m Verity. I love modern languages and have studied French since I was little. I did my degree in European Business, which included French and German, at Loughborough University. Since then I have been working in the financial services industry, looking after European clients and using my language skills. I left the City when I had my children and renewed my passion for all things francophone. I want to share this love with others by making my classes interesting and lots of fun!

Social Events

DRINKS & CONVERSATION IN FRENCH AND SPANISH AT THE LEXDEN CROWN, LEXDEN:
Free event but pre-booking essential

Tuesday 21 August - from 11.00am

FRENCH WORKSHOPS AT THE QUEENS HEAD, WEST BERGHOLT:
Pre-booking essential - £25 per person including light buffet

Wednesday 29 August - 7pm-9.30pm

Please contact Rachel if you wish to attend any of these events. Open to current and past students as well as anyone interested in learning French and/or Spanish.

BUT IF I GET IN TOUCH WILL YOU THEN BOMBARD ME WITH UNWANTED COMMUNICATION ?

No, we won't ! Language for Fun Colchester values your time and privacy highly. We will always treat your personal details with the utmost care, using them to keep you informed of upcoming events, classes and special offers that we consider to be of interest to you. Please click on our
PRIVACY POLICY for more details.

Locations

Colchester, United Kingdom

All classes in Colchester, West Bergholt and Great Horkesley

Ample, free parking available at all venues which will be confirmed to you upon booking

All classes in Colchester, West Bergholt and Great Horkesley

Ample, free parking available at all venues which will be confirmed to you upon booking

Pricing

Number of lessonsClass durationPrice
French: Block of 10 classes 75 minutes £140 per person incl materials and access to on-line course videos.
Spanish: Block of 10 lessons 75 minutes £140 per person incl materials and access to on-line course videos
1:1 Private lesson 60 minutes £25.00- £30.00

Payable per term in advance and subject to terms & conditions available upon request.

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