Overnight trips

Large numbers of pupils and staff throughout the school are involved in visits, trips, language exchanges and outdoor activity programmes which are well established and widely enjoyed either in term time or during the holidays.

Details of Duke of Edinburgh expeditions can be found here.

Forthcoming trips

If you wish to use the school’s travel insurance cover, please download a summary here. 

Download our travel insurance cover summary (pdf)

Confirmed (C) – the trip has been launched and we have accepted the pupils
Proposed (P) – we are hoping to run this trip but have not yet launched it or are in the process of doing so. All proposed trips are subject to confirmation of arrangements and viable numbers applying




Approx. Launch Date

Year Groups

Approximate Cost

Staff in Charge


7th to 11th December 2017 Portugal Under 14 and 15 rugby tour   N/A   £600-£700 Mr Corbett C
15th to 17th December 2017 Aachen, Germany Cultural visit to Christmas markets with language speaking activities. Click here for more information September 2017 Second Year £220 Miss Gibson P
15th to 22nd February 2018 Bad Segeberg, Germany German exchange.  Will include hosting a German pupil (provisional dates: 5th-12th October 2017). Click here for more information March 2017 Fifth Year £375 approx. Mrs  Morgan P
17th to 25th February 2018 Bulgaria Skiing trip N/A Second to Fourth Year £1,000-£1,300 approx. Mr Ehegartner C
18th to 20th February 2018 Amsterdam, Holland GCSE and A-level Art trip October 2017 Fourth Year to Sixth Form £360 approx. Mr Davies P
18th to 23rd March 2018 Rosslyn Park, London Rugby National Sevens. Under 13 – 18th-20th, Under 18 – 20th-22nd, Under 14 – 21st-23rd March 2018 Second, Third Year and Sixth Form £75 Mr Corbett P
29th March to 5th April 2018 Lanzarote, Spain Scuba diving trip to the Canary Islands September 2017 First Year to Sixth Form £1,300 approx. Mr Thorley P
20th to 22nd April 2018 Cambridge University PiWars robot competition October 2017 Second and Third Year  £70 Mrs Leaver P
30th May to 6th June 2018 Paris, France French Exchange trip September 2017 Fourth Year £500 approx. Mr Lorentz P
15th to 17th June 2018 Cholmondeley Castle, Cheshire Three day camping experience in association with The Bushcraft Company September 2017 Third Year £200 approx. Mr Ehegartner P
2nd to 6th July 2018 Aberdovey, Wales Second year residential September 2017 Second Year £460 approx. Mr Hughes P
4th to 8th July 2018 Azores Geography tour – investigating volcanic and tectonic activity, migration and colonial influences, ecosystems, climate March 2016 Fifth Year and Sixth Form £960 Mr Cooke P
18th to 21th October 2018 Northern France and Belgium Battlefields tour November 2017 Third Year £380 approx. Mrs Ashton P
18th to 25th October 2018 China Economics, Business Studies and Geography study tour October 207 Fifth Year and Lower Sixth £1,600 approx. Miss Curl P
June to July 2019 Madagascar Outdoor Expedition November 2017 Sixth Form £3,995 approx. Mr Ehegartner P
6th to 12th July 2019 (TBC) Orlando, USA Physics trip to NASA November 2017 Fifth Year and Sixth Form £1,975 approx. Mrs Fenton P