Competition: DACHL-Fundstücke

The ‘DACHL-Fundstücke’ competition offers German teachers from around the globe the chance to win a place on a week-long training course in Berlin. The competition is based around objects from the German-speaking world that you use in your lessons. The objects can be anything, from signs…

Lancaster Stammtisch

German-speakers in the Lancaster area have the opportunity to meet new people and practise their German at a fortnightly ‘Stammtisch’ (German-speaking meet-up). It takes place in the Bowland College Bar at Lancaster University every other Thursday at 6pm. The next…

Career Profile: Sara Knowles, MA

Language & Culture Adviser, International Trade Team, UK Trade and Investment (North West) Sara Knowles is Language and Culture adviser at UK Trade & Investment North West, a government agency that supports companies with international trade. Sara studied Geography at…

Career profiles

On this page you can find out about the paths that network members and supporters took to take them into a career using German.   Sara Knowles, MA Language & Culture Adviser, International Trade Team, UK Trade and Investment (North…

Chemnitz – The Saxon Manchester

Chemnitz, one of Germany’s fastest growing cities, distinguishes itself as a location for high-tech development combined with the spirit of innovation, which made Chemnitz a hub of industrialisation as far back as 150 years ago. This led to Chemnitz’s nickname…

Language and Culture Masterclass for Businesses

UKTI North West Thursday, 24 September 2015 from 09:30 to 13:45 (BST) Manchester, United Kingdom This seminar will provide information about international communication in business. It will explain what measures companies need to take in order to successfully communicate with…