Excursions, Leisure and Social Activities

Social Activities Programme

At Anglo-Continental we arrange a comprehensive social activities programme (included in the fees). Activities include English language practice workshops, social evenings at local venues, Zumba and fitness classes, themed events, football and volleyball sessions and a wide range of other sports and games.

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Visit the Anglo-Continental Facebook page to see more photos of our social activities.

Monthly Social Events*

The monthly social events are a fantastic opportunity for the whole student body to socialise together, to meet one another and to take part in fun, friendly competitions with the opportunity to win some fantastic prizes!

Click here to view photos from previous social events.

2018 Events
25 JanuaryLatin American Social Afternoon
22 FebruaryBritish Traditions Afternoon
29 MarchEaster Egg Hunt Social Event
19 AprilCaribbean Culture Afternoon
24 MayMay Fayre Social Event
21 JuneMiddle Eastern Social Event
19 JulyWorld Culture Social Event
23 AugustCasino Afternoon Social Event
20 SeptemberWild West Social Afternoon
25 OctoberHalloween Social Event
06 DecemberChristmas Social Event

*Subject to change

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 Excursions and Educational Visits

A wide selection of excursions are offered throughout the year (At extra cost. From £20). For example:

  • Famous cities like London, Oxford, Cambridge, Canterbury, Brighton, Winchester, Salisbury, Stratford-upon-Avon and Bath
  • Historic sites such as Glastonbury and Stonehenge
  • Famous castles and stately homes such as Windsor Castle, Leeds Castle,
  • Blenheim Palace and Hampton Court
  • Shopping in London, the Tower of London and the London Eye
  • The famous waxworks at Madame Tussaud’s
  • London West End Shows and Theatre trips
  • Safari parks and theme parks
  • International sporting events

Excursion Programme

 Things to do in Bournemouth

Bournemouth Pier

Visit the Bournemouth Tourist Office – for full information about Bournemouth and the surrounding area.

Bournemouth has introduced an exciting new Coastal Activity Park. With amazing activities on sand, land and sea.

Bournemouth named ‘Best Coastal Resort‘ by the public for the second year in a row by the British Travel Awards.

Three of the UK’s best beaches are right here in Dorset according to this TripAdvisor poll.

Bournemouth has all the leisure and entertainment facilities of an international holiday resort. Leisure activities available at extra cost include:

  • Cinema and theatre, restaurants, pubs and clubs
  • Concerts, exhibitions, conferences and musical events
  • Russell Cotes Museum of Art
  • Country and Western, Jazz and Folk Music
  • Classical music by the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra and Sinfonietta

 Events and Festivals in Bournemouth

Bournemouth air festival  Arts festival Bournemouth

 Sports in Bournemouth

Anglo-Continental can arrange a wide choice of optional sports activities throughout the year (At extra cost. From £ 5):

  • Team-games such as football, volleyball or basketball
  • Swimming, sailing, wind-surfing and surfing
  • Tennis
  • Horse-riding in the New Forest
  • Golf on a choice of excellent courses.  Click here for a list of local golf courses.
  • Jogging and cross-country running
  • Local sports centres for fitness training, weight training or martial arts.