School Trips

#CrapSchoolTrips

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.04.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Some schools (we're looking at you private sector) take their kids on incredible school trips - South Africa rugby "tours", skiing in Val Thorens, St ...

English Heritage To Pay For School Trips In Deprived Areas

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.07.2013 | UK

Schools that cannot afford the travel expense of taking pupils on trips are to have the costs of coaches covered by English Heritage. The price of ...

English Heritage To Pay For School Trips In Deprived Areas

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.07.2013 | UK

Schools that cannot afford the travel expense of taking pupils on trips are to have the costs of coaches covered by English Heritage. The price of ...

Why does ITV want to enable middle aged comedians to destroy their reputations?

Ed O'Meara | Posted 03.07.2013 | UK Comedy
Ed O'Meara

"I'll be rounding up sheep, or is it the other way round?" asks Rory Bremner as he fucks about in a field and "That's the one officer" while pointing ...

Teacher Paralysed By Welly Wanging Accident Loses £5m Claim

PA | Posted 13.08.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A teacher who was left paralysed after breaking his neck in a freak welly-wanging accident on a school trip has lost his High Court claim for more tha...

Seven-Year-Old 'Overdosed On Travel Pills During School Trip'

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 17.07.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A seven-year-old schoolgirl started hallucinating and "talking to walls" when she overdosed on travel pills after a teacher handed her the whole packe...

Coach Carrying 40 Schoolchildren Crashes After Alton Towers Trip

Posted 27.06.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A coach ferrying 40 schoolchildren back from a trip to Alton Towers theme park has crashed in Staffordshire, resulting in the driver being arrested. ...

Words Are Useless: Day Of Mourning In Belgium After Crash Tragedy

The Huffington Post UK | Cosima Ungaro | Posted 14.03.2012 | UK

Belgium's prime minister has declared a national day of mourning after a coach crash claimed the lives of 28 people, including 22 school children. ...

'The Children Weren't Even Screaming Anymore': Rescue Chief Describes Swiss Tragedy

Cosima Ungaro | Posted 14.03.2012 | UK

One of the first rescue workers to arrive at the scene of a bus crash in Switzerland that killed 28 Belgians, including 22 children, has described the...

Switzerland Coach Crash Claims 28 Lives

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 13.05.2012 | UK

At least 28 people have died, 22 of them children, after a bus carrying Belgian children crashed in a Swiss tunnel, police confirmed on Wednesday. ...

Death Of Schoolboy Mauled By Polar Bear Was Preventable

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 02.03.2012 | UK Universities & Education

The death of a schoolboy mauled to death by a polar bear while on an expedition in Norway could have been prevented, authorities have ruled. Horati...

Pupil's Shock As Birdwatching Trip Turns Bloody

Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 01.12.2011 | UK Universities & Education

As Ray Poolman packed his 10-year-old daughter Danielle off with a little chair and binoculars to go on a birdwatching trip, little did they know what...

Apologising, France and Sh*t Loads of Homework

Maia Orme | Posted 27.12.2011 | UK Universities & Education
Maia Orme

I've been away. Like, abroad away. I went off on a school trip to Nîmes in France with my friends, and let me tell you, it was a rave. Well not LITERALLY a rave (though that would've been AWESOME!) but it was really fun all the same.

Campaigners Call For Children To Be Given Lessons Outdoors

PA | Posted 15.11.2011 | UK Universities & Education

Campaigners have called for children to be given lessons outdoors as a poll found that many parents believe health and safety fears are preventing pup...