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IELTS Tips – IELTS Open Day

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IELTS Preparation Open Day in London
Friday 17th August 2018

IELTS Tips and Advice How to Approach the IELTS Exam

Free IELTS Event

Please note, we work on first come first served basis. The number of places in limited – arrive early to secure your place.

Are you planning to take the IELTS exam? Not sure what to expect or how to prepare? A bit nervous? Come to our free IELTS Open Day at Link School of English. Find out what what to expect on the exam and how to maximise your score. If you are considering taking an IELTS course, you will be able to attend a free demo lesson to help you decide on your exam preparation.

Happy university graduate who passed IELTS exam successfully

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IELTS Open Day – How to Pass the IELTS Exam

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IELTS Open Day in London – 7th July 2018

IELTS Exam Introduction and IELTS Exam Tips

Free IELTS Event

IELTS Essay Correction Service

Please note, we work on first come first served basis. The number of places in limited – arrive early to secure your place.

Are you thinking of taking the IELTS exam? Not sure what to expect? A bit nervous? Come to our free IELTS Open Day event at Link School of English. Find out what what to expect on the exam and how to get the score you want the first time.

IELTS student stresses before IELTS exam
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Events in London in Spring and Summer 2016

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London Attractions in Spring and Summer 2016

Visiting London or living here and looking for attractions and events in London in the upcoming months? Here is a selection prepared by Link School of English.

10 Interesting Events in London this Spring and Summer

1. Art Exhibition – Botticelli Reimagined

When: From 15th April to 3rd July 2016
Where: V&A, Brompton
Price: £15
Details: An unmissable exhibition at the Victoria and Albert Museum, showing some highlights from Sandro Botticelli, one of the greatest artists of all time. His images are firmly embedded in public consciousness and his influence permeates art, design, fashion and film. You can also enjoy the free V&A exhibitions.

Things to do in London Spring and Summer 2016. Big Ben and Houses of Parliament in the background.

Things to Do in London in Spring and Summer 2016

2. Strange and Familiar: Britain as Revealed by International Photographers

When: 16th March – 19th June 2016
Where: Barbican Centre
Price: £12
Details: Social documentary, portraits, architectural photography and more – the show features various work of leading photographers, including Henri Cartier-Bresson, Rineke Dijkstra, Robert Frank and Garry Winogrand. A collection of over 250 compelling photographs and previously unseen bodies of work, Strange and Familiar presents a vibrant portrait of modern Britain.
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Things to Do in London in Autumn 2015

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6 Things to Do in London in Autumn 2015

Looking for interesting things to do in London this autumn? Here are our ideas:

Article by Link School of English – an English language academy for adults.

To check what is going on in London in autumn 2019 go to our new article:
– Events in London in autumn 2019

1. Wandsworth Common Halloween Beer Festival

This Halloween Beer Festival is featuring aver 100 beers from Britain, ciders and wine. Most beers will be £4 or less and there’ll be food to complement the drinks. Free entry, free face painting and free soft drinks for kids. There will be live entertainment on Friday and Saturday evening and the Rugby World Cup matches to watch on large screens. If you turn up in costume on Saturday, you can enter for free.

Place: Royal Victoria Patriotic Building in Wandsworth.
Time: from Wednesday, 28th October 2015 till Saturday 31st October 2015

2. The Halloween Playground in North London

Come to the Hornsey Town Hall, Crouch End in north London to enjoy live music, silent disco, DJs, cabaret, circus performance and zombie cinema as well as other freaky antics. This is a ticketed event, the ticket price includes a warming whisky on arrival.

Place: Hornsey Town Hall Arts Centre in Crouch End
Time: from Friday, 30th October 2015 till Saturday, 31st October 2015
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Things to Do in London for Free

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5 Things to Do in London for Free in Summer 2015

Are you visiting London this summer on a budget?

Tower Bridge and the Shard in London - free activities in London
Here are some ideas on free London attractions:

1. Free Walks in London

THE LINE
A walk between the O2 arena and the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park with an exhibitions of sculptures of Martin Creed, Damien Hirst and Eduardo Paolozzi. This is a three miles trail which includes, apart from sculptures, London’s Royal Docks, perfect on a sunny afternoon.

Open every day till 31/12/ 2015
More details and the location: http://the-line.org

2. Something for the foodies – food festival in London

URBAN FOOD FESTIVAL

A weekly (every Saturday) party focused around food.
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Things to do in London in October 2013

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INTERESTING THINGS TO DO IN LONDON IN AUTUMN 2013

English autumn is coming, clouded sky, icy winds, rain – how to survive all this? Do not despair at it! Autumn in London can be a wonderful time. The best way to beat the winter blues is to get outside and enjoy the fantastic festive activities in the capital. Here you have a list of events coming soon in London in October.

This post was written by Link School of English in London.

The BFI London Film Festival
A MUST FOR FILM LOVERS IN LONDON!
ADDRESS: BFI Southbank, Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 8XT
9th October 2013 until 20th October 2013
PRICES:
Films from £11.50 or £6.50 (Concs), £7 (Children) | Galas and Special Screenings £19-£25 | Screen Talks £17.50, Masterclasses £15, Weekday matinees at all venues £8
www.bfi.org.uk/lff
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3 Great Things to Do in London during Autumn 2012

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Great things to do in London

3 ideas on what to do in London in autumn

 

Autumn is a great season to be in London. Even though it begins to get cooler and days become shorter, there are still plenty of great things to do in London and activities you can enjoy around the town.

You may be also interested in:
– School of English in London
– More London Attractions in Autumn

Londoner’s are spoiled for choice of cultural events, shows and exhibitions. Here are just a few of the activities you can enjoy in London during this season.

Big Ben in London - an interesting place to see while studying English in London

Exhibitions

Exhibitions are a great way to spend time learning something new…
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Free London Attractions – Art Galleries

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Art Galleries in London

One of the best things about London – its art galleries. 

Entry to all galleries listed below is free of charge!

 
Top 10 Art Galleries in London – our list by Link School of English.

The National Gallery – impressive collections of Western European art
www.nationalgallery.org.uk

National Gallery in London to visit while studying English

TATE – a family of four art galleries housing the UK’s collection of British art from 1500 and of international modern art
www.tate.org.uk 
Tate Britain www.tate.org.uk/visit/tate-britain
Tate Modern http://www.tate.org.uk/visit/tate-modern
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