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If you would like to go on one of the Weekend Trips, please register in Reception in the week before the trip.

Saturday 5th 

Day trip to Winchester and the Winchester Hat Fair

Winchester is home to one of England’s most impressive Cathedrals, which can be visited on this trip. Other important places are: Wolvesy Castle, Winchester College, King Arthur’s ‘Round Table and the house where Jane Austen spent the last few years of her life. In addition to this, July is the month of the Winchester Hat Fair, Britain’s longest-running festival of street entertainment.

£30, which includes return travel by train and a guided walk of the city.




Saturday 12th

Day trip to Southend

Enjoy a day out in the seaside town of Southend, just one hour by train from London. Southend has a sandy beach, a Sea life Centre, a Theme Park and the world’s longest pier. £26, which includes return travel by train, a guided walk and entry to the Sea Life Centre.



Sunday 20th

Day trip to Swanage, and the Corfe to Swanage Steam Train.

Enjoy a day in the seaside town of Swanage, with its sandy beach and cliff walks. Before that, you will be taking a traditional steam train from the picturesque village of Corfe to Swanage. £38, which includes return travel by coach, the steam train and an (optional) guided walk in Swanage. 




Saturday 26th

Day trip to Oxford

Enjoy a day out in Oxford, home to the world’s oldest English-speaking university, where you will be able to see some of the oldest colleges in the UK.

£22, which includes return travel by train and a guided walk.

Meet in front of Ealing Broadway Underground Station at 8:30am. Return to London at about 6:00pm.