Brighton Language College (BLC) is an independent school founded in 1997. It is located in the centre of Brighton opposite the Royal Pavilion and a few minutes walk from Brighton Pier. Brighton is located 55 minutes from London by train and is a thirty minute train journey from London Gatwick international airport. Brighton is a seaside city full of arts, history, culture, bars, clubs and restaurants. Brighton is considered to be one of the most bohemian cities in the UK.