When the French air traffic controllers’ strikes stranded one of our school groups in Madrid, Halsbury Travel worked hard to get them on a flight home the following day.
Posted on:01 May 2015
Posted in: Language
One of the most recognisable pieces of wartime poetry was written 100 years ago by a Canadian soldier mourning the loss of his friend.
Tagged with: History
Posted in: English Literature
As the city in which the Nazi party was born, Munich has launched a new centre designed to keep the memory of the past alive and educate future generations.
Posted on:30 April 2015
Tagged with: Language
Posted in: History
Today marks the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Sachsenhausen, the concentration camp that lies in the German town of Oranienburg, just 35km north of Berlin.
Posted on:22 April 2015
Tagged with: WW2
Sunday (19th April) marks the 72nd anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising, the largest Jewish revolt against the Nazis during World War II.
Posted on:17 April 2015
We are very pleased to announce that, as of 2016, we will be offering school science trips to the Moon!
Posted on:01 April 2015
Posted in: Science
Ofqual has announced its decision to assess students' ability to carry out practical work by written exam rather than controlled assessment. We look at the effects that this may have on science education.
Posted on:17 March 2015
As it is World Book Day, we have been thinking about our favourite books as children.
Posted on:05 March 2015
With the Department for Education’s recent update of the subject content for the new modern foreign languages GCSE, we take a look at how a school language tour can benefit your students, who will be studying this new qualification from 2016.
Posted on:02 March 2015
Tagged with: German
Our Montpellier inspection visit has sold out in record time, as teachers look forward to the opportunity to find out why this destination is so popular for our language groups.
Posted on:23 February 2015
Tagged with: French
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