The Young Learner


English + Multi-Activity

You'll be amazed at the range of activities, sports and entertainments we offer! Some are challenging, some teach you new skills and some are simply fun.

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Special Event - Bodyzorbing

Excursion Activity - Punting


Arts & Crafts

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Multi-activities include sports, arts and creative activities and vary centre to centre every day. Most evening activities involve all the students. Here are just some of the fantastic multi and evening activities on offer:


  • Aerobics
  • Athletics
  • Badminton
  • Basketball
  • Dance
  • Dodgeball
  • Fitness
  • Fives
  • Football
  • Lacrosse
  • Netball
  • Quidditch
  • Real Tennis
  • Squash
  • Swimming
  • Table tennis
  • Ultimate frisbee
  • Volleyball
  • Water polo
  • Yoga


  • App coding
  • Arts and crafts
  • Baking
  • Digital photography
  • Drama games
  • Film-making
  • Henna hand painting
  • Stop-motion animation


  • Archery
  • Bodyzorbing
  • Ceilidh (traditional dancing)
  • Circus skills
  • Carnival dance workshop
  • Carnival drumming workshop
  • Pool party


  • British garden fête
  • Casino night
  • Disco
  • Film evening
  • Geocaching (GPS treasure hunt)
  • Murder mystery
  • Student performance
  • Survival skills
  • Talent show
  • Team challenges
  • Traditional British games

We also offer Special Options at some of our centres. Click here for more information.


We have an exciting range of excursions and study visits on offer! Have fun with your new friends at theme parks, West End musicals, zoos and famous London landmarks. Learn more about British culture as you explore historic cities, famous university colleges, castles, museums, galleries, contemporary landmarks and more! All tickets/entrance fees are included.

Before excursions you'll research your destinations in class. Small tasks may be set whilst you're out and about (e.g. a photographic scavenger hunt) to help you get the most out of your trips.


Explore Oxford on a guided walking tour of this beautiful university city and visit some of the most historic, interesting and stunning sights. You may also go punting, visit the Ashmolean Museum or a university college!

Offered at Radley Juniors/Teens, ACS Cobham and Winchester

Bodleian Library


Discover the magic of Harry Potter. Go behind the scenes of the Harry Potter film series, located at the studios where it all began.

TBC for 2022

Harry Potter


Historic Bath is located in the South West of England and is famous for its unique and beautiful architecture. Visit the Roman Baths, try historic outfits at the Fashion Museum and walk the streets where Jane Austen set many of her novels.

TBC for 2022



Thorpe Park Resort is an amazing theme park with over 30 thrilling rides, attractions and live events for everyone to enjoy.

Offered at Radley Juniors/Teens, Winchester , ACS Cobham and Marymount

Thorpe Park


This stunning 200-room palace was the birthplace of Winston Churchill and has a very long and rich history. You can visit the state rooms, wonderful gardens and get lost in the Marlborough maze.

Offered at Radley Juniors/Teens

Blenheim Palace
© Kathryn Yengel


Chessington World of Adventures is an exciting theme park just outside of London. With over 40 exhilarating rides to try and a zoo to visit, this is a fun-filled day out for all students.

Offered at Marymount



Hampton Court Palace was home to King Henry VIII but is now open for the public to explore. Apart from the palace and gardens you can also explore the maze, the historic real tennis courts and the huge grape vine, the largest in the world! There are lots of great activities such as chocolate making, jousting and outdoor games to try.

Offered at Marymount and ACS Cobham

Hampton Court


Birmingham is the second largest city in the UK, after London, and is rich in culture, attractions, shopping and history. Enjoy visits to the Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, a walking tour around the city's many canals and the famous Bullring shopping centre

Offered at Shrewsbury

Birmingham Think Tank


This year our excursion programme in London is better than ever. There will be trips to West End musicals, the London Eye, the Tower of London, Westminster, Trafalgar the amazing shopping opportunities in Covent Garden, at Hamleys and on Oxford Street!

Offered at Radley Juniors/Teens, Marymount , Winchester and ACS Cobham

Tower Bridge


This beautiful town is the birthplace of William Shakespeare and is full of history. Explore the medieval streets, wander along the banks of the River Avon and be inspired by rich traditions of theatre.

TBC for 2022



Enjoy a very British day out to the seaside resort of Brighton! Walk along the beach, have an ice cream and see panoramic views of the English coastline from the British Airways i360 tower.

Offered at ACS Cobham Global Young Leaders / English & Multi-Activity

Brighton Pier


Home of the world-famous Beatles, Liverpool is a cosmopolitan city in the northwest of England. You may visit the fascinating Liverpool World Museum, the Beatles Story exhibition and the Royal Albert Docks

Offered at Shrewsbury

Tower Bridge


Experience some of the world's best theatre in London's West End! You could marvel at child genius in 'Matilda', dance and sing along to 'Mamma Mia', maybe meet the Wizard of Oz in 'Wicked', or find yourself in the heart of Africa at 'The Lion King'.

TBC for 2022

West End Musicals