After an amazing three-day residential, we are finally on our way home. We have received many, many compliments from passers-by and staff of the places we have vistied about the […]
2e have visited the Holy Trinity Churchbwhere Shakespeare was baptised and buried! Some of us compared the features to those of Greasborugh Church.
This morning we are all enjoying a lovely boat trip along the River Avon. We have been fascinated with the workings of the canal lock and have also seen Stratford […]
After a long day, we were eager to get back to the hostel for sausages and mash followed by mini doughnuts or choc ice! Another round of clear plates!
Last stop on our jam-packed day: Shakespeare’s School room. We were lucky enough to sit in the same room that Shakespere sat in to attend school, almost 500 years ago. […]
At the castle earlier, we put the children and staff with the messiest bedrooms in the stocks!!!
This afternoon we have enjoyed a walking tour of Stratford-upon-Avon where a tour guide showed us some hidden sites that gave us a real insight into the history of the […]
We have had a beautiful walk along the river to see the waterwheel, Mill and moat of the castle. We also saw a trebuchet (a giant slingshot) and learnt about […]
In the grounds of Warwick Castle, we have just seen 6 peacocks. As we stopped to admire the birds, one of them displayed its beautiful feathers. The children were very […]
We have just climbed over 500 steps to walk along the castle walls and scale the tower to find out about the castle’s defences. There were some amazing views from […]