This is for you if you want to learn useful English and improve your communication skills in a relaxed way with other students 50+ years, at the same time as enjoying a range of interesting cultural trips and excursions in Devon and Cornwall. 

Course details

Course dates:

Any Monday between 20th April and 9th May 2020; 6th September and 26th September 2020 

Course length: minimum 2 weeks

Course levels: Elementary to Advanced (C1)

Minimum age: 50 years


Class size: maximum 12


Lesson length: 60 minutes


No of lessons: 15 x 60 minutes per week


Activities:  Includes 3 half-day excursions, 1 evening activity and a full day Saturday excursion per week in 50+ group, as well as usual general school social activities.

Course prices

1 week+: £420 per week- min 2 weeks

Half board, single room:  £146 per week

Self catering, single room: £110 per week

Cottage, B and B and hotel accommodation also available- ask us for some recommendations


Sample programme- contact us for full programme


Tour of Totnes including a Transition Town Walk to find out about Totnes’ environmentally friendly position and a visit to the Norman Castle.


Excursion to Dartmoor, our local national park, to climb Haytor, meet the wild ponies then enjoy a traditional Devon Cream Tea in Widecombe- in -the-Moor.  

Wednesday evening

Join your teacher for the general knowledge Pub Quiz in the local pub and enjoy a pint of the local ale or cider.


Excursion to Salcombe, a beautiful seaside town near Totnes, for a clifftop walk to Bolt Tail or maybe to try a Gin Tasting session. Gin tasting extra cost.


Full Day Excursion to Stonehenge and Bath. A visit to this world-famous monument followed by free time in one of Britain’s most beautiful cities. You can also visit the Roman Baths and museum- extra cost £22.

If you want to stay longer, why not book a General English or Intensive English course?


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