WELCOME BY THE PRESIDENT ESU (HK), SIR DAVID AKERS-JONES, KBE, CMG, GBM, JP

 
David Akers-Jones

David Akers-Jones

Spoken English is uniting more and more people in its global reach and so it is apposite after studying at Oxford the origins and development of the language before the death of Chaucer that, sixty years later, I should find myself chosen for this position, one of Chaucer's pilgrims, on the doorstep of China many thousands of miles from home. Just how much further will his language travel?

 

ENGLISH IN USE - AUGUST 2014

BOOK GIFTS
If you want a FREE, handsome, recently published, exciting and significant book from the ESU in the United States. Come! Collect your FREE book from our office in Kornhill, 9.30am to 1pm, Mondays to Fridays. No need to look a gift horse in the mouth! These wonderful books are of sound pedigree...


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MEET AT THE ESU

Regular meetings normally held on the first Monday of each month throughout the year.

A wide variety of talks are given in English by different speakers and opportunities are provided for members of the audience to participate.

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WHO WE ARE

The ESU (HK) is run by a group of enthusiastic volunteers led by our Chairman Dr Verner Bickley, MBE. Administrative support is given by Ms Venni Tam, our part-time Administrator.

We have different categories of membership: corporate, educational, individual and student. Our membership number, now about 150, is increasing as more and more people identify with our aims and objectives.

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