Admire the Autumn shades of London

The weather is getting colder but the trees are getting prettier! Autumn is a great time to come and visit London and enjoy the city’s many parks. So grab your jacket and passport and book an Autumn English immersion course with Bucksmore Homelingua in London. Here is our guide of some of the best parks […]

Lord Mayors Show

The spectacular Lord Mayor’s Show

In 1215, the King was issued a Royal Charter, allowing the City of London to have their own Mayor. Every year, the newly elected Mayor would have to travel to Westminster where they would swear loyalty to the Crown. The Mayor has now completed this journey for 800 years with the journey made a spectacle […]

Remembrance day

Poppies on Remembrance Day

Honouring the heroic efforts, achievements and sacrifices made in the past wars, 2 minutes of silence is made on the 11th November every year. The main remembrance day is the second Sunday of the month in November marked by events such as memorial services, church services and parades. National commemorations take place in the City […]

Learn English in England

What’s new for 2017?!

Every year here at Bucksmore we reflect on students feedback and develop new programmes for our students to enjoy. We are currently finalising our 2017 brochures that will feature all new programmes and changes made for next summer. Here is just a preview of what will be released… Plumpton College Animal Care! Students between 13 […]

Trooping the colour June 2016

What is more British than the Queen’s official birthday?!

Trooping the Colour! Every year on a Saturday in June, her majesty’s birthday is celebrated with a grand parade, also known as ‘Trooping the Colour’. Over 1400 officers and men, 200 horses and 400 musicians from the Household Division perform a ceremony with the Queen herself taking the salute.  The officer in Command parades the troops from […]

Camilla at Plumpton College

HRH Camilla and Plumpton College

HRH Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall visited Plumpton College in 2014 to officially open the first UK Wine Research Centre dedicated to viticulture and oenology. Students at Plumpton College now have the opportunity to choose to study the UK’s first MSc course in Viticulture and Oenology.  Whilst undertaking some wine tasting, Camilla was able to explore the grounds […]

OIEG 25th anniversary

OIEG celebrate their 25th anniversary!

Having started in 1991, on the 16th May 2016, Oxford International Education Group had a big celebration with all the staff members to mark their 25th anniversary. The owners David Brown and Robert Darrell started by operating outbound tours for UK University students and established English language courses for foreign students during the summer. Today, Oxford […]