Autumn Activity

For your convenience
Our Conversation Class schedule now includes the number of places available per class. 
Classes are filling fast, but there are still places available if you’re quick!

… And enjoyment 
Among the many subtitled DVD’s recently added to our Library are the English hit films ‘The Lady in the Van’, ‘I Daniel Blake’ and ‘Girl on a Train’  plus the highly regarded BBC TV series ‘The Night Manager’ and ‘Wolf Hall’.

And for the children we’ve now added ‘Beauty and the Beast’ and ‘The Lego Movie’ and ‘Jungle Book’.

Something for everyone for only 32€ per year!

… It’s time to Subscribe

If you want to improve your English now is the time to subscribe to our friendly and informal English Conversation Classes


Subscribe this Friday 8th September between 15hr – 18hr
Wednesday 13th September between 14hr – 17hr

12 Classes and over 14 hours of English Conversation per week!


Meet us here and click on our Conversation Class page for details 

Welcome to the CCB

… We’re on Holiday!

The CCB is closed from July 10th for our Summer holidays … but will be back soon with more English Conversations classes, plus new Library books and DVD’s.

  • We reopen on the 18th September*  and
  • Welcome new Conversation Class subscriptions on the 13th and 18th September* 

*See our Conversation class page for new Conversation Class Schedule and subscription details, and the Library page to see our opening hours.

Très bonnes vacances to all our Friends and Members

Library News

…We are adding new book and DVD titles to our collection once again!
Our new book additions include the popular ‘Ladybird Books for Grown Ups’ series – a hilarious portrait of the English through simple, clear script and nostalgic illustrations. And our DVD list now includes subtitled versions of ‘Gravity’, ‘BFG’,’The Revenant’ and ‘Bridge of Spies’
… Watch for more to come!

Plus, our popular book sales rack is back.
A growing selection of books available once again for just 2 euro’s each.

Welcome …

Happy Easter

Please note that the CCB is closed for two weeks from Saturday 8th April
Happy Easter
to all our Members and Friends

Our Library and Conversation classes will reopen again on Monday the 24th April

We’re talking again!

CCB English Conversation Classes have now restarted for the Spring Term


  • Subscribe now for places in our Intermediate and Advanced class groups for the remaining of the year

… or

  • Subscribe to our British Library for just 32 Euro for a full year of Book, DVD and Language Learning resources – plus the opportunity to join our Cinema, Art and Book clubs.


See here for a short preview of CCB activities

CCB Winter Holiday Dates

Please note that the CCB
will be closed from the 11th to the 26th of February


English Conversation Classes …
Our Conversation classes will finish on Friday the 10th February and recommence on the week commencing Monday the 27th February

British Library …
Our Books and DVDs lending library will also reopen on Monday the 27th February 


We wish all our Library, Class and Club members ‘bonnes vacances’ and look forward to seeing you again very soon.

Join Us …

For the CCB Cinema Clubs’ first screening of 2017

The Award winning … La La Land

See our Cinema Club page for more information as it becomes available – and enjoy the official trailer.

We welcome non-members of the CCB to join us at the UGC, Lille centre.

Enjoy the film and meet our English speaking members

Welcome back!

… And very best wishes for 2017 to all our Members and Friends.

We are pleased to let you know that our Conversation classes and English lending library are now open for the new term and look forward to welcoming you back again shortly.

As always we welcome enquiries for new Membership and so, whether your interest is English Conversation or Reading, we invite you to visit. 

Our office and library at 2 rue Bernos, Fives is open on Monday, Wednesday and Friday between 14.00 & 17.00 hrs.

Or, please telephone us on 03 20 54 22 79 during Library hours.

Merry Christmas

and a
Happy New Year
from the CCB