1980- or was it December 1979 (!)..
A quirky co-operative at 51B High St, opposite the marketplace
Totnes School of English for individual adults
Founded by teachers
With New-Age outlook
1999- or was it December 1998 (?)..
Margie and Clare shared a bottle of wine...and bought the school
with support of husbands Clive and Simon
Moved into the Gate House at Easter
1999 - 2010
All hands on deck- our loyal staff and our own children worked hard for the school
2005 first Junior course- thank you Maria Carmen from Almeria
2008 expanded into next door offices- got a small garden!
2010 - 2016
Joined Language in Group- changed our name to Language in Totnes
Bought Windmill House - tried running it as a hostel - good summer junior centre!
Back to solo management- and welcomed back Clare and Clive- class -act business angels
Reborn as English in Totnes
Added Gatehouse wedding and conference venue
Started offering English Themed Holidays for international and local people alike
And the future?