Welcome to Language For Fun!

Welcome to Language for Fun in Leeds!

We offer classes in a relaxed and fun environment with no homework, no tests and no stress! We teach students at any level - from beginners to advanced.

We currently offer French and Spanish classes and we will be adding NEW ITALIAN CLASSES from September 2017. At present, we teach in Leeds city centre but we will be offering classes in Kirkstall, Chapel Allerton and Horsforth from September 2017.

Please contact us to be put on our mailing list and we will keep you up to date with new class times, conversation groups, socials and our FREE TASTER CLASSES.

Our Language Classes

SPANISH

Leeds city centre, Kirkstall and Horsforth: exact times and locations to be confirmed very soon. Taster classes will take place w/c 18.09.2017. Contact Laura for further details.

FRENCH

Leeds city centre, Kirkstall and Horsforth: exact times and locations to be confirmed very soon. Taster classes will take place w/c 18.09.2017. Contact Laura for further details.

Chapel Allerton
Beginners: Tuesdays 3.45 pm to 4.45 pm
Beginners: Thursdays 5 pm to 6 pm
Improvers: Tuesdays 5 pm to 6 pm
Intermediate / Advanced: Thursdays 3.45 pm to 4.45 pm
Private tuition: Fridays 1 pm - 6 pm.
Please get in touch with Faustine to arrange a suitable time.

ITALIAN

Leeds city centre, Kirkstall and Horsforth: exact times and locations to be confirmed very soon. Taster classes will take place w/c 18.09.2017. Contact Laura for further details.

Term Dates

Autumn term:
Leeds city centre, Kirkstall, Horsforth: w/c 25.09.2017 to w/c 04.12.2017
Chapel Allerton: w/c 11.09.2017 to w/c 27.11.2017

Spring term:
Leeds city centre, Kirkstall, Horsforth: w/c 15.01.2018 to w/c 26.03.2018
Chapel Allerton: to be confirmed very soon

Summer term:
Leeds city centre, Kirkstall, Horsforth: w/c 23.04.2018 to w/c 09.07.2018.
Chapel Allerton: to be confirmed very soon

Our Teachers

Laura has a BA Modern Languages from the University of Sheffield where she studied French, Spanish and Italian. She then completed an MA Applied Translation Studies at the University of Leeds and worked as a freelance translator, editor and proofreader for four years.

Laura worked and volunteered as a French and Spanish teacher to children aged 11 to 18 for several years and has now turned her attention to adult education by teaching with Language for Fun.

Laura is passionate about language, culture and all things French, Spanish and Italian. She loves nothing more than to share this passion with others and enjoys reading, watching films and socialising with other foreign language learners, speakers and enthusiasts.

Faustine is a native French speaker with a degree in English literature and linguistics and an MA in translation. She worked as a French teaching assistant and private tutor in the UK before setting up as a freelance translator and subtitler.

Having also studied Spanish and Thai, she understands the difficulties a language learner faces and strives to make you feel comfortable by creating a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.

Social Events

Visit our Facebook page for details of upcoming social events, taster classes and conversation groups: fb.me/languageforfuninleeds

Locations

Leeds LS2 7UA, United Kingdom

CITY CENTRE

CITY CENTRE - please contact Laura
Cafe Vita at the Forum Leisure Centre: Quarry House, Quarry Hill, Leeds, LS2 7UA.

There is free parking at the leisure centre. The closest bus stop is on York Road or you are only a few minutes walk from Leeds bus station. Quarry House is located next to the West Yorkshire Playhouse.

Abbey Road, Leeds LS5 3JG, United Kingdom

KIRKSTALL - please contact Laura

Dos Amigos restaurant, 68-70 Abbey Rd, Kirkstall, LS5 3JG (classes take place upstairs).

There is no car park at the restaurant but there is street parking. Dos Amigos restaurant is only a 5 minute walk from Kirkstall Leisure Centre and there is a bus stop directly outside.

Horsforth, Leeds, United Kingdom

HORSFORTH - please contact Laura

Venue and times to be confirmed.

Leeds LS7, United Kingdom

CHAPEL ALLERTON - please contact Faustine

The Mustard Pot, 20 Stainbeck Lane, Leeds, LS73QY.

Free parking is available.

CITY CENTRE

CITY CENTRE - please contact Laura
Cafe Vita at the Forum Leisure Centre: Quarry House, Quarry Hill, Leeds, LS2 7UA.

There is free parking at the leisure centre. The closest bus stop is on York Road or you are only a few minutes walk from Leeds bus station. Quarry House is located next to the West Yorkshire Playhouse.

KIRKSTALL - please contact Laura

Dos Amigos restaurant, 68-70 Abbey Rd, Kirkstall, LS5 3JG (classes take place upstairs).

There is no car park at the restaurant but there is street parking. Dos Amigos restaurant is only a 5 minute walk from Kirkstall Leisure Centre and there is a bus stop directly outside.

HORSFORTH - please contact Laura

Venue and times to be confirmed.

CHAPEL ALLERTON - please contact Faustine

The Mustard Pot, 20 Stainbeck Lane, Leeds, LS73QY.

Free parking is available.

Pricing

Number of lessonsClass durationPrice
10 French, Spanish or Italian lessons with Laura 75 mins £150* + £10 for course materials (discounts available)
10 French lessons with Faustine (Chapel Allerton) 60 mins £150 + £10 for course materials
One-to-one private tuition with Faustine (French only) 60 mins Please contact [email protected]
One-to-one private tuition with Laura (French, Spanish or Italian) 60 mins or more Please contact [email protected]

*10% discount on lessons for HASSRA members at Quarry House only (Leeds city centre).