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

Date Location Description Approx. Launch Date Year Groups Approximate Cost Staff in Charge C/P
22nd to 28th May 2019 Paris, France French Exchange September 2018 Third and Fourth Year £500 approx. Mr Lorentz and Mrs Cole C
8th to 9th June 2019 Coed Y Brenin, North Wales Intermediate MTB Weekend on New trails   All Years £50 Mr A Hughes C
20th to 23rd June 2019 St Helier, Jersey U13’s Netball Trip   Second and Third Year £200 Mrs L Goddard C
June to July 2019 Madagascar Outdoor Expedition November 2017 Sixth Form £3,995 approx. Mr Ehegartner C
14th to 16th June 2019 Cholmondeley Castle, Cheshire Bushcraft Weekend October 2018 Third Year £163 + VAT Mr Ehegartner C
17th June to 20th June 2019 Holderness Coast, Yorkshire Out of classroom field work/ data collection September 2018 Lower Sixth £335 approx. Mr Cooke P
1st to 5th July 2019 Aberdovey Outdoor Education Week September 2018 Second Year £500 Mr Hughes C
2nd to 3rd July 2019 Oxford University University Open Days February 2019 Lower Sixth £35 Mr B Bowles C
28th June to 1st July 2019 Opal Coast, France First Year trip September 2018 First Year £430 approx. Miss Gibson P
29th June to 4th July 2019 Valkenburg, Holland Music tour February 2018 All Years £600 Mr Flaherty C
5th to 11th July 2019 Orlando, USA Physics trip to NASA November 2018 Fifth Year and Sixth Form £1,975 approx. Mrs Fenton C
28th August to 1st September 2019 St Davids, Wales Pre-Season Rugby Tour March 2019 Third Year to Lower Sixth £350 Mr Corbett C
16th-18th or 18th-20th September 2019 Ilam Hall, Derbyshire First year residential June 2019 First Year (in two halves) £0 Mrs Suttle P
17th to 20th October 2019 France & Belgium Battlefields Visit   Third Year £390 Mrs H Ashton C
18th to 24th October 2019 Romania U16 & U18 Rugby Tour   Fifth Year to Upper Sixth £750-800 Mr H Corbett C
19th to 25th October 2019 Costa Blanca, Spain Climbing Trip   Second Year to Upper Sixth £600-650 Mr A Hughes C
1st to 5th November 2019 Madrid, Spain Cultural and Educational Visit   Fourth Year to Upper Sixth £650 approx. Mrs K Psaila-Harris C
8th to 11th December 2019 Krakow, Poland Religious Studies February 2019 Fifth Year £650 Mr J Swann C
Half Term February 2020 America/Canada or Europe Skiing Trip Autumn 2019 First to Fourth Year £1,200 Mr Ehegartner P
Half Term February 2020 United Arab Emirates Cricket Tour December 2018 Second Year to Upper Sixth £1,650 Mr H Corbett C
3rd to 6th July 2020 Conway Centre, Anglesey Outdoor Education September 2019 Second Year £325 approx. Mr A Hughes C
8th to 12th July 2020 Sicily, Italy Geography March 2019 Fourth Year to Upper Sixth £860 approx. Mr A Cooke C