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September 13, 2019

My Time On The Oxford Summer Courses Day Trips

  While working with Oxford Summer Courses over the summer to gather marketing content, I had the opportunity to go on day trips with the ….

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October 30, 2017

Bletchley Park, Codebreaker HQ

Originally Bletchley Park had been a Victorian estate, and the students loved exploring the 18th-century mansion. The huts which homed tens of thousands of codebreakers ….

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September 27, 2017

The City of Bath- Day Trip

Carried by coach through the rolling hills of the Cotswolds, our 18-24s were about to discover the delights of just one of Britain’s many historic ….

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August 30, 2017

Warwick Castle Day Trip

On Saturday 15th of July, our Course 3 13-15 year old students embarked on a trip back in time to Warwick Castle. Warwick Castle is ….

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photo (c) John Cairns

June 30, 2017

The Museums of Kensington

Our first point of call in London was the Natural History Museum. The students were awed by the impressive grandeur of the museum’s exterior architecture, ….

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December 30, 2016

Windsor Castle Day Trip

Written by Sophie Poston, Assistant Course Director at Somerville College The oldest and largest occupied castle in the world, Windsor has been the home to ….

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September 30, 2016

A trip to London

Written by Rachel Evans and Bramwell Blower, Student Helpers at Somerville College 24 students and 3 pastoral staff arrived promptly at the break of dawn ….

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August 30, 2016

Harry Potter Studios Day Trip

Written by Kezia Fender, Assistant Course Director at St Benet’s Hall As the curtain rolled up to reveal the carved doors to the Great Hall, ….

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August 30, 2015

Bach, Shakespeare, and Karaoke

Summer evenings spent in Oxford have a particularly fairy-tale atmosphere. After a day in the beautiful grounds of Blenheim Palace followed by a picnic supper ….

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