Belgium/France Trip - June 2013
The group set off in the early hours of Monday 24th June to fly from
On Tuesday we left
The following day the group explored the Ypres Salient and some pupils were able to visit the graves of relatives who had lost their lives in the war. In some cases they were the first member of their family to do so. In the evening, the school’s new Head Boy and Head Girl, Ian and Olivia, laid a wreath on behalf of the school during a service at the Menin Gate in
Thursday and Friday offered some free time for the group to visit the historical Belgian cities of
Thanks to all the pupils for making this trip a thoroughly enjoyable end to last year’s school term!
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