French Conversation Contacts

Parlez-vous français ?

Below are a few groups you can join to learn/practise your French in the Brentwood area.

U3A Brentwood: meets every other Wednesday at 10am. Contact monica.donegan [at] btinternet [dot] com for details.

U3A Shenfield:
– French for beginners & French 2 => contact us for details

Essex Adult Community Learning organises courses of various levels in Brentwood (ACL Brentwood, Bishops Hill, Rayleigh Road, Hutton). For details, please visit their website
and click on ‘search for a course’.

One of our members, Sheila Hornsby who speaks fluent French hosts classes regularly => email her at for information.

Judith Way (B.Ed Hons), member of the Chelmsford French Circle, offers private tuition at reasonable rates. CRB checked. Please phone 01245 476 492 or 07931 558 407 or email judithmway[at] for details.

And finally, you can come to our conversation sessions to practice your French.

Now if your level is good, you might also be interested in joining the Chelmsford French Circle, which hosts talks all in French on various subjects. Contact them directly for details.