Plumpton Juniors love Brighton and a Bucky Carnival!

The Junior Programme at Plumpton went to Brighton and they had a busy day! To start the day off, The Juniors all went to Sea Life, the aquarium at Brighton, where they all touched sea anemones and walked through an underwater shark tunnel, where they could look all around and see the sea creatures swimming […]

Plumpton students visit London Zoo

Yesterday, our very lucky students here at Plumpton College got to go to London Zoo, the oldest scientific zoo in the world! Home to more than 750 different species and 17,480 individual animals.  All spread out over a whopping 36 acres of land. It was another hot day, with temperatures soaring to 29 degrees. The […]

Trash Fashion Evening at Young Leaders

On a Tuesday evening on Corpus Christi Campus a rather strange sight appeared. A team of Counsellors were spotted heading down to the Pelican Bar – the Corpus Christi event room – with armfuls of “trash”! Cardboard boxes, paper plates, tinfoil, newspaper, crepe paper, magazines… you name it the Counsellors had it and LOTS of […]

Ely Excursion: Cathedral Tours and Afternoon Tea

On a sunny Sunday afternoon students and staff boarded the buses to make the short drive up to Ely – the neighbouring village to Cambridge town. Ely is located in the nearby fenlands- drained marshlands – and has a lovely English Countryside feel. Once the coaches arrived students were brought to the town centre as […]

Young Leaders took a trip to Brighton

It was a beautiful sunny day and shortly after breakfast the students set off for the coaches with their packed lunches in hand. Destination: Brighton! Although it was long, everyone enjoyed the coach journey, singing and chatting all the way there. We arrived at 11.30, we were dropped off on the sea front and got […]

Bucksmore President Election

Our Bucksmore Cambridge students have run a very successful campaign to elect their president. All students have been learning to support their arguments and ideas in their lessons over the last week in debates and long discussions. Very creative and hopeful political parties have been the result of such intense negotiations. Corpus Christi College has […]

Bucksmore Clare College Quiz, Casino, Banzai and Much More!!

Thursday evening saw the students take part in the very exciting Bucksmore Quiz with all of our learners using their best English skills and teamwork to great effect across all of the rounds and challenges including Famous Faces, Sport, Music, ‘How well do you know your Counsellor’ and our Clare College Balance Challenge! On Friday […]

The 1st Week at Bucksmore Clare College!!

Hello! We’ve had a very fun and busy first week at Clare College! Our students arrived throughout Tuesday to a warm and sunny Clare College in the heart of Cambridge. After meeting Mr Tom the Centre Manager, Ms Ruth the Director of Studies and other staff we settled in our rooms and relaxed in the […]

Not here for a long time but here for a good time!

Time really was of the essence for our wonderful students this week as we experienced all the delights London has to offer. Our magic moments of the week included a trip down memory lane in fair Greenwich on Wednesday, which is not only the home of Bucksmore HQ but the resting place of Cutty Sark, […]