BBC ESOL Project @ PBIC

BBC ESOL Project @ PBIC

In February of 2022 PBIC expanded their ESOL provision to encompass social activities.  This is an important part of learning English as a second language (ESL), because when you practice speaking English in a group,…
Coordinating Support for Ukrainian Refugees temporarily living in Bedford Borough

Coordinating Support for Ukrainian Refugees temporarily living in Bedford Borough

We are pleased to announce that PBIC is working closely with The Harpur Trust and Bedford Borough Council to coordinate care and support for guests from Ukraine arriving in Bedford. The Harpur Trust and Bedford Borough…
Help and support to deal with Covid-19

Help and support to deal with Covid-19

Here in PBIC we are very aware of the difficulties and issues people have faced (and continue to face) because of the Covid-19 pandemic.
Crisis in Ukraine

Crisis in Ukraine

As we are witnessing a humanitarian crisis on an enormous scale unfolding in Eastern Europe, we are eager to offer support.

New social activities at PBIC

As part of a new project coordinated by Bedford Borough Council under ESOL for Integration Fund Programme PBIC will be delivering a number of social activities sessions in the next 6 months........
Learning Administrator (contract)

Learning Administrator (contract)

About PBIC We support migrants to settle achieve and contribute in the UK. Our services aim to empower and encourage individuals to become independent, allowing them to take ownership of their issues, understand their rights…
Origins of English vocabulary

Origins of English vocabulary

When learning the English Language, you may wonder where some of the words come from. I’m often asked in my lessons questions like, “Why does the word ‘pudding’ refer to things that are savoury and…
Proving your Settled/Pre-Settled status

Proving your Settled/Pre-Settled status

As the EU Settlement Scheme applications deadline passed on the 30th of June 2021, over 5 million EEA nationals living in the United Kingdom have submitted their application and have received status under the EU…
PBIC @ Bedford Running Festival 2021

PBIC @ Bedford Running Festival 2021

On the 3rd – 5th September 2021 we are taking part in the Bedford Running Festival 2021.
EUSS FAQs

EUSS FAQs

With the June 30th deadline for obtaining settled or pre-settled status fast approaching, many people are now submitting their EUSS applications...