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Verner C. Bickley

Verner Bickley, after the University of Cardiff and service in the Royal Navy in India and Ceylon (Sri Lanka), joined the British Colonial Service and served as an Education Officer in Singapore before joining the British Council in Burma and Indonesia. He later returned to the Overseas Service as Director of the Hong Kong Government's Institute of Language. He is an Honorary Research Fellow at the University of Hong Kong and Chairman of the English-Speaking Union, Hong Kong.


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Footfalls Echo in the Memory
A Life with the Colonial Education Service and the British Council in Asia

I.B. Tauris
The Education Service was a vital sector of the British Colonial Service while the British Council has been paramount in promoting the English language and...
Verner C. Bickley

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