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An amazing opportunity for your students to take part in the WW1 Centenary commemorations. 

A school music tour to the WW1 battlefields provides an amazing opportunity for your students to be part of the commemorative events taking place to mark the First World War Centenary. As part of the tour your ensemble will be able to perform at the Last Post Ceremony at the Menin Gate and at the Canadian Memorial in Vimy Ridge. This is a once in a lifetime experience that your students are unlikely to forget.

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Sample Itinerary

4 days/3 nights

From £244pp

Tour price includes:
  • 3 nights' half-board accommodation
  • Return ferry/Eurotunnel crossings
  • Return executive coach travel
  • Arrangement of 2 concerts inc. publicity
  • Participation in the Last Post Ceremony at the Menin Gate
  • Detailed information pack
  • Itinerary planning service
  • Travel & medical insurance
  • Free staff place ratio 1:8
Day 1 Travel to Dover for crossing

Arrive late afternoon

Possibility to have a rehearsal at the accommodation

Evening meal
Day 2 Morning to explore Ypres Concert in the Cloth Hall colonnades next to the In Flanders Fields Museum Participation in the Last Post Ceremony at the Menin Gate
Day 3

Travel to Vimy Ridge

Recital at the Memorial

Visit to Albert and perform an outdoor concert Evening meal at the accommodation
Day 4 Travel to Calais Ferry crossing Arrive back at school
Superb area for sightseeing - encompassing many lovely old towns. Accessible - BA flights and local coaches all ran smoothly and so no time was wasted.

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