Speech In Action publishes Streaming Speech online courses designed to improve pronunciation and listening skills. The courses cover a variety of accents (British, Irish, American, Canadian) and are reasonably priced. Demo materials are available.
"VTrain (Vocabulary Trainer) is a flashcard-based tool used in 30 universities. Its unique spaced
learning system guarantees you will remember any foreign word for years with
only a few repetitions per year." Worth checking out.
To coincide with its dramatisation of Charles Dickens' Bleak House, the BBC has created a special site where you can find out more about Dickens' life and times by watching an animation and playing a game.
Charles Kelly has created an 'Easy Online RSS Reader for ESL Podcasts'. Podcasts are audio files which you can listen to online or download to your computer or MP3 player. They are an excellent source of listening material for learners of English and Charles has done an excellent job in finding suitable ones.