Which university is right for you

Which university is right for you?

Not only is it important to choose a good University, but it is just as important to choose the right University for you and the course you wish to study. Every course and every university is different and therefore it takes time to find the right one. Different courses at different universities have different syllabi. […]

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William the Conqueror’s Medieval Fortress

Situated in the town of Warwick, Warwick Castle is an original built by William the Conqueror in 1068. Today Warwick Castle is owned by Merlin Entertainments and has joined forces with ‘Horrible History’ by adding elements of Theme Park attractions such as an adventure maze and a comedy show telling the 1,000 year history of the […]

Oxford and Cambridge Boat Race

Throughout the year, the rowing teams from the University of Oxford and the University of Cambridge train all year round to become the proud winners of the famous  boat race of the year! The 4 mile course down the river Thames starts in Putney and finishes in Mortlake with the first ever male boat race taking place […]

Cambridge University Ghost Stories- Bucksmore summer school

The Ghosts of Cambridge University

Founded in 1209, the Colleges of Cambridge have a paranormal history. Recently we went to take 360 degree videos of our Cambridge summer school centres. Throughout the visit we found out about many ghostly stories that still haunts Corpus Christi College today! In 1632, a former University Vice-Chancellor Henry Butts committed suicide in a room above the […]

Clare College - Bucksmore English Language Summer School

Cambridge City hideouts

Described many times as one of the most beautiful cities in the world, Cambridge has many main industries today such as research & development, software consultancy, pharmaceuticals and ultimately tourism. Our summer school students based in Cambridge can take the fantastic opportunity during their free time to explore the following small wonders of Cambridge. Heritage wonders […]

Oxbridge Degrees: A passport for success and power?

The academic pedigree and world-wide reputation of Cambridge and Oxford Universities is no mystery to anybody. However, very few people, even in the UK, seemed to have realised the full extent to which an Oxbridge degree can really be a gateway to success in later career and life. A recent study by the Social Mobility […]

The City of Cambridge

Free Public Wifi launched across Cambridge

Cambridge is the first city in the UK to launch FREE public wifi for everyone in central locations across the city. So no more roaming charges when Bucksmore students try to access the internet! Read the full story here: http://www.cambridge-news.co.uk/News/Free-public-wi-fi-internet-launched-in-central-Cambridge-in-time-for-Tour-de-France-20140623000100.html.