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Foyle International is a private language and vocational training college established in 1990. We are located in Derry, Northern Ireland in one of the most stunning scenic regions of Western Europe.

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Foyle International

Foyle International

Foyle International plays host to students from all over the world. Year after year people come to study, work and enjoy Irish Social Life. You are probably one of them! We at Foyle would like to keep you updated on what we are doing here at the school. Please feel free to leave comments. Your opinion is very important to us. Hope you enjoy it! Foyle Language School Team
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Articles : 88
Since : 24/02/2011

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Luis from Spain

Luis from Spain

A few days ago, Luis arrived with his family in Derry. He already knows the city beaucse in 2010 he spent a sabbatical year in studying at Foyle. The reason he decided to spend his sabbatical year in the city of culture is that his children's school has links with Foyle International. In 2010 Luis had made such a positive experience - he liked the
Geocaching in the Local Park

Geocaching in the Local Park

This morning a large group of French and Spanish boys under 18, went for a group activity in the park. The students were given a map, pen and paper, and were on their way to find the numbers and letters that were spread out all over the park. The weather was perfect and the boys were very focused on their task. “We love the landscape here in the
Foyle Language Students on BBC Radio

Foyle Language Students on BBC Radio

Two of our students, Diana from Germany and Jorge from Spain, shared their views on the drinking culture of Ireland compared to mainland Europe on the Mark Patterson Show on BBC Radio Foyle. “It was very exciting and a great experience for me.” said Diana. The students agreed that the drinking culture here is quite different to the one in their
Marco from Germany

Marco from Germany

One week ago a 24 year old German student called Marco arrived in Derry. It's his 2nd time to Foyle as last year he spent 3 weeks in Derry improving his English skills. Marco is living in a host family who is located close to the city centre. This experience will give him the best opportunity to practise his English. Marco will spend a total of 4 w
Sports Day!

Sports Day!

The Junior Group of Spanish and French students was delighted to participate in Foyle’s Sports Day at Brooke Park. Our strong and powerful teams overcame the rain and wind, to compete against each other for the title of the best team. The activities enjoyed the most by students were “The Gladiator” and “Sumo”. The boys particularly liked
Horse riding for blind students

Horse riding for blind students

Last week one of students from Germany - Marco had the opportunity to go horseriding at the beautiful Ardmore Riding School just 5 minutes from the city. Although Marco is blind, the riding school has experience working with visually impaired riders and was able to give him a unique and holistic experience. The emphasis of the lessons, which are no
Adult Games Night

Adult Games Night

At about 9pm this evening, the school was unlocked for the games night of students above 18. The night started with a funky game of twister, where 4 girls, two Spanish, the German and the Ukrainian were twisted into what looked like a pretzel. There was no obvious winner, as all of the girls fell in a pile. Later on students who knew how to play po