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Term dates and holidays

Students can enrol anytime but we plan the schedules for lessons around these dates and advise that low level students start at the beginning of term.

BLC is closed for 2 weeks for Christmas and New Year and also on UK public holidays.

The minimum enrolement period is 1 week.

2017 Term Dates

The school is open from 3 January to 15 December 2017

  • Winter term: 3 January – 31 March 2017 (13 weeks)
  • Spring term: 3 April– 23 June 2017 (12 weeks)
  • Summer term: 26 June – 15 September 2017 (12 weeks)
  • Autumn term: 18 September – 15 December 2017 (13 weeks)

England and Wales public holidays (2017)

  • New Years Day 2 January
  • Good Friday 14 April
  • Easter Monday 17 April
  • Early May Bank Holiday 1 May
  • Spring Bank Holiday 29 May
  • Summer Bank Holiday 28 August
  • Christmas Day 25 December 
  • Boxing Day 26 December 




  • The minimum period of enrolment is 1 week
  • Many of our courses have flexible start dates, but we advise that very low level students arrive and start courses at the beginning of each term

All the organization of the BLC is perfect and my accommodation was completely brilliant. Congratulations

Luis Gomez Saiz, Spanish, aged 20


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