Filming “Ripper Street” on North Great George’s Street

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Ripper Street is filming its second series outside Alpha College this week. The show centres around an area of London in 1889, recently after the Jack The Ripper murders. There have been many period dramas and films shot on our street as the street is one of the best examples of Georgian architecture in the UK and Ireland.

Carlos from Spain

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After many months of studying with us in Dublin, Carlos has returned home! We asked him to give us his thoughts on Dublin and Alpha College.

Mini Stay English course interviews

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We recently welcomed another group from Italy for a short stay English and cultural programmer here in Dublin.  We asked their leaders what they thought about the experience.

Happy International Women’s Day

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To celebrate International Women’s Day we not only took our traditional photo of some of the students and staff in the school but some of the male staff members wanted to get involved in starting an “Alternative” International Women’s Day too… 

The French Lover

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Instead of making a cheesy Valentine’s day message our students and staff got together to make an alternative love story…