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Bo'ness Academy Excursion to London May 2019


We are running a BGE excursion to London for S1 to S3 pupils. The trip aims at building confidence and resilience, through experiencing West End Musical Theatre visits and exposure to a range of activities such as Monument, Tower Bridge, Buckingham Palace, Westminster, etc...

It is hoped that this experience will help to prepare our youngsters as they move onwards through BGE to the Senior Phase at Bo’ness Academy.

Pupils will be staying in rooms of 4 to 6 with their peers with private bathroom facilities. Catering will include breakfast and dinner, we will stop at local shops/cafes for lunch.

The itinerary currently includes:

Tuesday 28th May:

? Coach from Bo'ness Academy to Edinburgh Waverly 

? Train from Edinburgh train station (7:30am) to London Kings Cross ( arriving 11:49)

? Riverside walk Monument and Tower Bridge.

? FliTrip on Tower Bridge 

? Dinner. Show- Lion King

Wednesday 29th May:

? Breakfast in Hotel (Safestay Hostel at Elephant and Castle).

? Tour - Natural History Museum.

? Tour around sights such as Westminster, Buckingham Palace, etc…

? Shopping

? Dinner. Show - Wicked 

Thursday 30th May:

? Breakfast at Hotel.

? Walk in local area/shops.

? Train from Kings Cross(12 mid day) to Falkirk Grahamston train Station ( roughly 6:30 – 7pm)

As we confirm pupil numnbers and move closer to the excursion date the itenerary will be cemented.

The cost of the excursion includes all attractions/activities, travel, hotel accomodation, breakfast and dinner.

Lunch will be selected by pupils when we stop wither at Marks & Spencer Food, McDonalds, or similar and as such is not included in the price of the trip.

Pupils will be responsible for their own belongings and pocket money.

We are providoing this excursion with support from Schools into Europe as our travel company.

THERE WILL BE A PARENTS INFORMATION EVENING on Tuesday 26th February 2019 at 7pm in The Hub.