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Latest discounts on school trip venues for TES users

Discussion in 'School trips' started by TES_Bev, Jan 11, 2012.

  1. We've been working with www.UKSchooltrips.co.uk to negotiate money off deals for TES users. Here are the latest deals:
    Days Inn Wetherby
    Usual price: £66
    Discounted price: £42
    Valid from/to: Jan - Dec (all year)
    Quality accommodation for school children at fantastic discounted rates, great value for money. Experience in accommodating school groups and will make your stay as comfortable, safe and enjoyable as possible. Can allocate rooms together and provide excellent tasty meals to suit all diets.

    Cardiff University
    Usual price:
    Standard bedrooms - Self Catering £20.86, B&B £28.42 & Dinner B&B £38.42
    En suite bedrooms - Self Catering £24.36, B&B £31.91 & Dinner B&B £41.91
    Discounted price:
    Standard bedrooms - Self Catering £17.03, B&B £23.73 & Dinner B&B £33.73
    En suite bedrooms - Self Catering £20.53, B&B £27.23 & Dinner B&B £37.23
    The above excludes VAT
    Valid from/to: Mid June - Mid September

    Anglian Water Education Centre at Chelmsford Sewage Treatment Works
    Usual price: FREE
    Experience the sights, sounds and smells of a sewage treatment works. Find out what happens to you water after you flush it away with a guided tour of the sewage treatment works. Also find out about we supply 1.1billion litres of safe, clean drinking water to 6.1 million customers everyday.
    Find out about the importance of water in our lives, the water cycle and how we can conserve water. Put the geography and science curriculum into practice in our purpose built education centre and take part in a range of fun, interactive activities. Including The Water Cycle and our role in it, filtration and micro-organisms to making sewage soup!
    Session tailored to groups age, ability and objectives run by a qualified teacher all free.

    North Yorkshire Moors Railway
    Usual price: Vary according to destination
    Discounted price: 20% off standard fares for educational group bookings
    Valid from/to: All year
    Riding on our steam trains is the best way to see the North York Moors, and our educational group fares and helpful staff make a school trip with us excellent value.

    Birmingham Botanical Gardens & Glasshouses
    Usual price: £7.50 adults and £5 for children
    Discounted price: £1 adults and £5 for self-guided groups or £5.50 with a teaching session
    Valid from/to: All year round
    Come and see over 7,000 different plants from across the world! From the goat eating plant to the Old Man's Beard plant, from the giant lemons to the Cocoa tree, there will be something to amaze everyone old and young alike!

    The New Wolsey Theatre
    Usual price: Up to £25
    Discounted price: £8.50
    Valid from/to: Ongoing
    We offer tickets at £8.50 each to schools, college and youth groups plus one complimentary ticket to a supervising adult with every ten students.

    Sulgrave Manor
    Usual price: £6.25 per child Costume: £2.75 per child
    Discounted price: Costume at £1.50 per child. Please quote Special Costume Offer when booking.
    Valid from/to: January 2012 to July 2012
    Getting into costume transforms and is a valuable memory boost!

    iKidz Activity Club Oxford
    Usual price: £4.95 - £5.95
    Discounted price: Group Prices from £2.50 per child (adults free)
    Valid from/to: Weekdays during school term time
    iKidz Activity Club is Oxfordshire's premium family activity centre for children aged 0-11. Situated on the Ozone Leisure Park next to Oxford United's Kassam Stadium it is a unique venue mixing the world of Soft Play with Sports and Activity facilities. Spread over two floors and 16,500sq ft, large groups can easily be accommodated in a varied mix of activities. Facilities include a Play Frame for Under 3's, an Activity Frame for 3-11's, Trampolines, a Pre-school sports arena, activity and learning huts, a warehouse sports hall, dance studio and a unique story-time boat! Whilst we're looking after your group you can relax in our licensed Costa Coffee lounge with free internet stations and Wi-Fi.

    Glastonbury Abbey
    Usual price: £6.00 adults, £4.00 children aged 5-16
    Discounted price: £4.00 school groups aged 5-16, 1 adult free per 10 students
    Valid from/to: School term times 2012
    School parties visiting Glastonbury Abbey are increasing year on year. 11,000 school children visited in 2011. We offer Activity Days, featuring our Living History team, adapted for all ages within Primary/ Secondary school featuring talks, tours and practical activities, designed to help children of all abilities understand the social and political history of life in the Medieval and Tudor periods at the Abbey. Book your place well in advance to be sure of a visit.

    Brenscombe Outdoor Centre
    Usual price: £44 per person
    Discounted price: £26 per person (ex vat) for a minimum group of 8.
    Valid from/to: Throughout 2012
    In the coming year we are proud to be involved in The Big Jurassic Classroom project.
    Our Olympic Values Activity Day combines the Jurassic Coast with the seven Olympic and Paralympic values to create a fun, action packed day that your children will love.
    The day starts and finishes at the National Trust car park in Langton Matravers. Following a briefing from our experienced Instructors the group will walk down to the stunning Dancing Ledge where they will discuss the history and geology of the quarry. The group will go on a fossil hunt and complete some team tasks before stopping for lunch.
    The afternoon sees the group taking part in rock climbing and abseiling, getting up close and personal with geology in a fun way.
    The day will hit on all 7 Olympic and Paralympic values in a way that children will understand and enjoy. Rates are very reasonable at £26 (ex VAT) per person based on a minimum group size of 8.
    Please contact us for more details and to discuss how this programme will fit in with your curriculum. Alternatively if you have other ideas on how you want your school to take part in The Big Jurassic Classroom through adventure activities we can create a programme for you.

    Glenuig Inn & Bunkhouse
    Usual price: £25 pppn B&B
    Discounted price: £10 pppn B&B
    Valid from/to: Now till end March
    Glenuig Inn, the Award-winning Exemplar Green Inn, is the great base for doing things on the West Coast of Scotland; DofE, Expeditions, Sea-kayaking, Orienteering, Geography and Geology field trips.

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