An article written by Dr. Alan Dobson, former senior HMI for Languages, provides an honest and sobering overview and analysis of the history of MFL provision in England from 1970s to today. The article, ‘Towards ‘MFL for all’ in England: a historical perspective,’ published in the Language Learning Journal, Volume 46, 2018 – Issue 1, is written for linguists and deals with the National Curriculum and MFL, before finally looking at the European context. Click here to read the full article.