Song for Europe winners 2018

The winners of this year’s Song for Europe competition are pupils from Newbottle Primary Academy in Houghton le Spring with their rendition of Chu Chu Ua. The lively rendition, complete with actions had the whole audience of over 300 pupils from 26 North East schools on their feet. St Aloysius Roman Catholic School from Hebburn…

Industry bright sparks

This year’s Industry Spark organised by First face to Face Ltd and supported by Europe Direct Durham saw teams from school sin North Tyneside pitch their business ideas to industry experts in various fields. A video record of the final is available to watch here ; Youtube video

Brexit and citizens’ rights

We will be joined by our MEP and a solicitor from Seraphus, specialising in citizens’ rights, for our round table discussion on 20 September. Save the date !!

Brexit and business – save the date

Our Europe Direct centre is organising three themed events in the Autumn; around business, citizens’ rights and higher education. Make sure that you save the date and join us for a stimulating information and discussion session.  

European Day of Languages Grants

  We are offering schools the chance to bid for a small grant of £75 to run an event in school on or around the European Day of Languages. In 2018, we are asking that schools use this funding to demonstrate links with eth world of work. You could organise role play activities, invite a…