Related links & useful info

Learn the Language?

Free online lessons, with audio -

Russian Lessons .Net is a fairly new website, but new lessons and content is regularly being added to the site. You can start each lesson by clicking on the link to the left of the welcome page. Each lesson introduces new concepts about the Russian language in the main lesson section. Each lesson will then have additional sections with exercises and other detailed information to help you learn Russian quickly.

These lessons are completely free. The originators hope to develop the website further by offering further high quality content to help you learn Russian. There are no gimmicks or adverts. 

From our Meetings

Find out a little more about Nick Slope's travels and Petra Casen's music.

Nelson's Island North Egypt, courtesy the Nelson Society.

The Dickens Fellowship - a worldwide association of people who share an interest in the life and works of Charles Dickens (1812 - 1870)

The Watford-Novgorod Friendship Society

Local interest

Having looked after this Club's website for a number of years, David also administers Clearway Computer Lessons  -  a website focussed on computer tuition and problem solving. This might be of interest to those of you looking for a little help on the computer.

Web site for the Wycombe Arts Festival

What's on in Wycombe, courtesy of Wycombe District Council

Read Alan Cleaver's discussion on local legends and folklore: "Strange Buckinghamshire" !

The Wooburn Singers perform a wide range of music, including much a cappella repertoire, both in their South Bucks base and in the capital's concert venues.

Wycombe District Council services and information.

Bucks Free Press - news, sport and information for Buckinghamshire

Read more about Wycombe Abbey

Read more about the Oasis Centre and its work.

BBC Russian Service

Great Britain
Radio Programs
BBC Ukrainian Service

Cyrillic Font

Want to activate the Russian font on your PC ? No additional software is required for systems running Windows XP, Vista or Windows 7.

Choose one of these links, dependent on your computer skill level.
   Intermediate - George Washington University info page (includes keyboard layouts)
   Expert - Universtiy of Alabama guide

General Interest

The Scotland-Russia Forum a successor to the Scottish branch of the Britain-Russia Centre, aims to promote a clear understanding of the respective ways of life and the cultural and commercial activities, and voluntary services of the other countries.

Russian London (Russian language) a large wealth of Russian and English language resources for those in or around London. (English version)

Russians Abroad - Russian Ring is a collection of Russian resources on the Internet. Here, there are many sites that help Russian communities abroad to stay in touch with their Russian heritage

Russian Publishing House Retailer offers Russian books, magazines, videos, CDs, and collectible items at discount prices. Browse the catalogue in either English or Russian.

Vladimir Gurov's Russian Gymnastics - Russian Alphabet
Learn the letters used in the Russian alphabet and find out how each one is pronounced.

The Russian Shop dot com - Russian and Collectibles and Gifts.