The ESU brings together and empowers people of different languages and cultures.
“At the heart of the vision for the ESU, are the Members. The Members in the Branches, those who are not here, the people who do the volunteering on the ground to deliver what we are able to offer to those to whom the English-Speaking Union reaches out, and I am so excited by the potential that we have amongst our Members.” (Lord Paul Boateng, Chairman of ESU)
Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal
the President of the English-Speaking Union
The Rt Hon Lord Paul Boateng
Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal is the President of the English-Speaking Union. She succeeded her father, His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh, who retired in 2011.
Purchased by the ESU in 1926, Dartmouth House is one of the most notable properties in Mayfair. It is Grade II* listed and is scheduled as a building of national importance. read more …
At the Annual General Meeting of the English-Speaking Union, held on 29 January 2015 at Dartmouth House, Lord Paul Boateng, who was elected Chairman at the same meeting, laid out his vision for the ESU as it approaches its Centenary year. read more…
ESU education programmes, competitions, scholarships and awards are tailored to specific groups and age ranges, from primary school age to post-doctoral scientists. ESU schools programmes and competitions nurture diverse and valuable talents and skills. ESU scholarships give the opportunity to develop your professional skills. ESU awards recognise excellence in teaching resources. read more …
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