When we were living and working in France we used the internet in all its many forms to keep in touch and to keep up to date. I found English lessons and ideas. We kept au fait with the news in UK though we could get the BBC World Service on the radio and enjoyed that very much. Mostly in France though you can’t get British TV and radio……not sure why but it’s annoying. You can download podcasts but not until at least a day after the original broadcast. So the internet is invaluable.
On a lighter note: