Interview

Making a difference in India

Where did it all start?This adventure started in 2004. I was a fan of humanitarian work and wanted to have the experience of volunteering, so I went to Calcutta and became a volunteer for the Mission of...

DECLAN DONNELLAN

‘If it isn’t about people then it isn’t even theatre’

The British theatre director gives us an insight into his work as he returns to Catalonia for the Temporada Alta festival with his Russian company to perform Twelfth NightYou are a regular at the festival....

tribune. Oriol Martínez Alòs-Moner

Rationale for Catalonia’s independence

The Catalan independence process has come a long way since 2010, when the Spanish Constitutional Court severely undermined the Catalan autonomy statute of 2006, which had been approved by both Spanish...

Crime between two worlds

How are you finding living in Britain?For me it is a very positive experience because I’m a writer, so I work at home, I live in Oxford, which is a very cosmopolitan place where people from abroad are...

Maite Maneu

Language matters

What are the most popular language courses for next year?English is still the most requested language people want to study. However, there has been an increasing demand for French – which we could position...

Cooking with style

Where are you from?I’m from Helsinki in Finland but I moved to Malaga when I was five with my parents and my brother. We lived there for five years, and after that we went back to Finland with my mother...

Being whoever you want

What is your relationship with English?I started studying it at school, and afterwards my father sent me for a couple of summers to the States. I’ve been learning English my whole life.Obviously, speaking...

Club corner

Meet the members!

Another in our series of interviews with ECClub members and subscribers

Pablo Machín

'We will continue to do things together'

He arrived at the Montilivi stadium with very little to his name, but he has since gone on to save Girona FC and take the club into the first division. Head coach Pablo Machín Díez (Gómara, Sòria,...

Amber

Where are you originally from?I am from Vancouver, I was born and raised on the West coast. My husband is from the East Coast. I met my husband in a cafe and moved to Girona together 10 years ago.And why...