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Residentials 2017

The first date that deposits will be accepted is Thursday 2nd November 2017. To secure a place on a trip, a deposit in accordance with the payment schedule attached will be required together with a full completed reply slip. To make this process more efficient, payments will be collected on this date from 07:45 – 08:30 in the Weston Theatre. From 8:30 am deposits will be taken in the normal way at the finance desk. The latest that deposits can be accepted is Friday 10th November 2017.


Cultural and Historical Italian Tour (Full board)
Monday July 2nd – Friday July 6th 2018

This trip is available to year 10s and 12s only.

The aim of this trip is to provide students with a range of cultural and historical experiences which will enhance their knowledge and understanding of this beautiful region of Italy. It will also provide excellent opportunities for the students to gain an insight into the culture and traditions of another European country.

  • Return flights to Sorrento (including all airport, airline and government taxes)
  • Baggage allowance of 15kg or 20kg depending on airline (hold luggage only)
  • 4 nights at the 3* Hotel Tourist (subject to availability and final confirmation)
  • Full board Meal Basis
  • Visit to the famous historical UNESCO World Heritage sites of Pompeii and Herculaneum
  • Visit to Versuvius
  • Boat trip to Capri and tour around the island
  • Ice-cream making demonstration and tasting
  • Pizza making workshop and tasting
  • Opportunities to walk into Sorrento town and experience Italian culture and cuisine

Price – £625.00 Enquiries to trip leader Mr M Rodger

Barcelona Trip – Spain

Monday July 2rd – Friday July 6th 2018

Barcelona is Spain’s cultural centre. This bustling, lively, historic city has an excellent range of art museums and fine architecture, including the emblematic works of Gaudi scattered around the city. Trip highlights include a guided tour of the Sagrada Familia Cathedral, visiting the Picasso and Dali Museum, Tapas meal and Flamenco show, Gaudi experiencia and a day at the theme park, Port Aventura. This residential will be ideal for, but not limited to, all students learning Spanish, Art and Photography in Years 9, 10 and 12.

Specific details

Flights and Transfers from Brooke Weston to our hotel in Barcelona. 5 days 4 nights bed and breakfast. All rooms have en-suite bathrooms and WC. All excursions and evening meals are included.

Itinerary includes:

  • Return flights to Barcelona
  • Sagrada Familia Cathedral
  • Casa Batllo
  • Dali Museum
  • Picasso museum
  • Tapas and Flamenco show
  • Guell Palace
  • Parc Guell
  • Port Avertura – theme park
  • Sightseeing walking tour of Barcelona
  • Las Ramblas – popular shopping area

Price - £595 Enquiries to trip leader

Costa Brava

Active water sports residential (Full board)
Monday July 2nd - Friday July 6th 2018

Accommodation is situated in a fantastic location, a stone’s throw from the beach and a communal swimming pool to enjoy. This is an active water sports residential which will require students to be confident swimmers so they can take part in and enjoy all of the activities. Students interested in sports (particularly water activities) and team building should consider Costa Brava!

Specific details

  • Return flights from a UK airport to Barcelona
  • Hotel accommodation (full board)
  • 4 water sports activities suited to all abilities (windsurfing, paddle surfing, kayaking and catamarans)
  • A day trip to a water park
  • Evening entertainment includes a film night, games evening on the beach, and a disco

Please note students must be able to swim at least 50 meters if they wish to come on this residential.

Price – £675.00 Enquiries to trip leader Miss Fernando

Club La Santa Lanzarote Canary Islands

Multi Sports and water sports residential (full board)
Sunday 1st July – Thursday 5th July 2018

The PE residential offers the opportunity for every student to experience the best sporting facilities in the world. With accommodation and facilities set up for professional athletes this trip will give you the chance of a top class experience. All activities and accommodation are located on or around the beach with qualified instructors leading every activity. The trip will comprise of water sports, fitness activities and sporting tournaments such as football and basketball.

Itinerary includes

  • Return flights from East Midlands Airport
  • Hotel apartments full board
  • Football, basketball, volleyball and many other fixtures and tournaments set up every day
  • 40 + different sports facilities available to be used including a football pitch, athletics track and a 16 lane 50m outdoor swimming pool
  • Working with professional coaches across all sporting activities

Price - £695 Enquiries to trip leader Miss Barber

Science and Activity Trip

PGL centre at Osmington Bay, Dorset.
Monday July 2rd – Friday July 6th 2018

Aimed specifically at year 9 & 10 students only

This trip combines Science with a variety of outdoor activities. The Science will include studying the vertebrates and invertebrates in different habitats, various everyday Chemistry experiments, renewable energy technology and experiencing the solar system inside the mobile planetarium. The outdoor activities will include some of: Mountain biking, archery, climbing, fencing, abseiling, trapeze and giant swing. Evening activities are included and feature ‘Wacky Races’ and a campfire.

Specific details

  • Staying at PGL centre at Osmingon Bay on the Jurassic Coast.
  • Full board accommodation is in 4-6 bedded rooms.
  • Indoor activity area, ICT facilities, Sports Hall
  • Activity instruction and use of specialist equipment
  • Support of a Study Course representative
  • Varied evening entertainment programme

Price £455 Enquiries to trip leader Mr J Gilyead

Please note
Specific residential details may change as necessary. The above descriptions act as guidance only to illustrate the types of activities undertaken on each residential. Final price on trips abroad may be slightly more or less depending on final flight prices and fluctuations in currency exchange rates.

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