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Faringdon College: Day 4

A day of anxiety! Could we or couldn’t we? Could we get out to Heimaey and back again on the ferry? Various websites were checked, our great GT Coaching Company assisted us by making many phone...

Day 2 in NYC

We woke up at 7 and were all down stairs by 8 o’clock for our breakfast with a choice of cereal, bagels and muffins. Everyone was very excited for our first exploration of New York. Firstly,...

Day 1 in NYC

We departed The Priory at 7am and made our way to Heathrow Airport. We arrived at the airport at 11:30 and boarded the flight at 1:30. Rahul got searched at every security check point and we...

One day to go!

One day to go to until the NYC visit, staff and students all very excited… but a little on edge due to the shutdown!

5 days and getting excited!!

4 very excited Coleraine High School teachers have just had their last planning meeting before we depart to Sorrento in Italy on Monday morning. All passports are now in the safe hands of Mrs Currie....

Faringdon College: Day 3

A glorious dawn again today. Once all were fully “waffled up” at breakfast time it was an early start and off to the ferry port for Heimaey island. The sunrise was spectacular and Hekla and...

6 days to go!

We have received our Italy hoodies and are ready to go!

Mr Marriott’s amazing jumpers have arrived!

All students were given their blue Iceland jumpers in preparation for next Monday’s departure.

Final meeting…

Departure times given, last minute notices and the all important Passports & Ehic cards to remember. Bring on Iceland October 2013!

Faringdon College: Day 2

The group slept very well last night and, after lights out (at 22.30), all was very quiet in the accommodation centre. And the good news was that the Northern lights had been well seen the previous...

Faringdon College: Arrival Day

Well, Faringdon College are here in Iceland safe and sound (quite a lot of sound, actually – but happy sound!). Everyone seems to be in very good spirits and already much has been seen. The...

Faringdon College: Iceland 2013 Tour

Just getting to grips with blogging! Allow me to introduce myself. I am Ian and I will be your FST throughout your tour. I will be hoping to open eyes and minds to all things geographical (in a...