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Social programme

Don’t just learn English, learn about England – and the rest of the UK

Develop your independence by speaking to locals while enjoying new activities and places. BLC’s social programme means you can take part in events on most days through the year.

July 2019
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3:30 AMConversation Club

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Conversation Club

Conversation Club

WhenJul 2 3:30 AM

Come along to Conversation Club and improve your English in a relaxed atmosphere. It's also a great way to meet other students!

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6:00 PMLocal Pub Night

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Local Pub Night

Local Pub Night

WhenJul 3 6:00 PM

Come enjoy a drink with friends in a Bristol local pub!

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3:30 PMClifton Suspension Bridge + Clifton Village

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Clifton Suspension Bridge + Clifton Village

Clifton Suspension Bridge + Clifton Village

WhenJul 5 3:30 PM

Clifton Suspension Bridge + Clifton Village + Afternoon Tea at Boston Tea Party Head up to Clifton to view the world-famous Suspension Bridge in all its glory. Walk across it and admire Bristol from the other side of the river, then check out the visitor Centre and discover the history of Brunel’s great achievement. If you are feeling up to the challenge take on the Circular Suspension Bridge Walk, which takes you under the bridge and through the beautiful Leigh Woods. Afterwards, why not explore Clifton Village? Pay for your drink

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8:30 AMOxford

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Oxford

Oxford

WhenJul 6 8:30 AM

Come with us as we explore the beautiful, world-renowned city of Oxford. Meet us at BLC and choose where you would like to head first: could it be the fantastic Ashmolean Museum housing half a million years of art and archaeology? Or do you perhaps fancy a punt on the stunning River Cherwell? Any Harry Potter fans will definitely want to head to Christ Church to tour the great hall, as seen in the movies. Price: up to £26

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3:30 AMConversation Club

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Conversation Club

Conversation Club

WhenJul 9 3:30 AM

Come along to Conversation Club and improve your English in a relaxed atmosphere. It's also a great way to meet other students!

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5:00 PMWe the curious

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We the curious

We the curious

WhenJul 10 5:00 PM

We The Curious (formerly At-Bristol Science Centre) is a state-of-the-art visitor attraction, offering an amazing world of hands-on discovery for you and your friends. - Price up to £14

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3:30 PMGraffiti Walking Tour

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Graffiti Walking Tour

Graffiti Walking Tour

WhenJul 12 3:30 PM

Join us for a street art tour to see some of the most interesting graffiti works that Bristol is famous for! The tour guide will be happy to show you some of the finest street art in Bristol, some of which are his own works.

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9:00 AMWeston-super-Mare

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Weston-super-Mare

Weston-super-Mare

WhenJul 13 9:00 AM

Fancy a stroll around a picturesque coastal town? Join us for our trip to Weston-super-Mare. After the walk, we'll have a typically British dinner. Cost: £5

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3:30 AMConversation Club

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Conversation Club

Conversation Club

WhenJul 16 3:30 AM

Come along to Conversation Club and improve your English in a relaxed atmosphere. It's also a great way to meet other students!

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4:00 PMLaser fusion

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Laser fusion

Laser fusion

WhenJul 17 4:00 PM

Upon entering the airlock you will be fighting with your friends for the victory. Make sure you find and strategic point to hide yourself... otherwise you might be beaten! Will you be better than them? Price up to £11

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3:15 PMBristol Museum and Cabot Tower

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Bristol Museum and Cabot Tower

Bristol Museum and Cabot Tower

WhenJul 19 3:15 PM

Experience two of Bristol's favourite tourist attractions for FREE - Sign up in admin office! Meet in BLC reception at 3:15.

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12:00 PMBristol Harbour Festival

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Bristol Harbour Festival

Bristol Harbour Festival

WhenJul 20 12:00 PM

The Harbour Festival is one of the UK's largest public events and a chance for the city to showcase its rich musical and performance roots. Over 250,000 festival fans head down to the historic harbourside to party, dance and relax! Are you going to miss it? FREE ENTRY.

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3:30 AMConversation Club

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Conversation Club

Conversation Club

WhenJul 23 3:30 AM

Come along to Conversation Club and improve your English in a relaxed atmosphere. It's also a great way to meet other students!

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3:30 PMPicnic at Castle Park + volley

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Picnic at Castle Park + volley

Picnic at Castle Park + volley

WhenJul 24 3:30 PM

Bring a food from your country and a towel to sit and come chill with us! Meet at BLC at 3:30pm

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6:30 PMZoo Nights

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Zoo Nights

WhenJul 26 6:30 PM

Ever wanted to hear the howl of the gibbons or the roar of lions as the sun sets? Have a wonderful experience by visiting the zoo and see exotic species of animal! - £8

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9:00 AMWeymouth

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Weymouth

Weymouth

WhenJul 27 9:00 AM

You will never be short of things to do for a friend day out in Weymouth, with an abundance of natural and themed attractions for everyone to enjoy! Price up to £15

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3:30 AMConversation Club

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Conversation Club

Conversation Club

WhenJul 30 3:30 AM

Come along to Conversation Club and improve your English in a relaxed atmosphere. It's also a great way to meet other students!

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3:30 PMBowling @ The Lane

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Bowling @ The Lane

Bowling @ The Lane

WhenJul 31 3:30 PM

Have fun and join us for an incredible bowling session. Who will win? approx. £8 per person We'll meet outside the lanes

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3:30 PMM-Shed

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M-Shed

M-Shed

WhenAug 2 3:30 PM

What better a way to spend an afternoon than head to the waterside M Shed, one of Bristol's favourite museums, where you can learn all about Bristol, past and present, thanks to an exhibition space dedicated to this city's fascinating history.

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9:00 AMSalisbury and Stonehenge day trip

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Salisbury and Stonehenge day trip

Salisbury and Stonehenge day trip

WhenAug 3 9:00 AM

Come and spend your Saturday exploring one of the south's quaintest cities, with its spectacular Cathedral - which sports Britain's tallest spire -, old cobbled streets lined with tempting shops, and beautiful Queen Elizabeth gardens. What's more, Salisbury is but 20 minutes away from Stonehenge.. it would be rude not to! Price up to £16

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3:30 AMConversation Club

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Conversation Club

Conversation Club

WhenAug 6 3:30 AM

Come along to Conversation Club and improve your English in a relaxed atmosphere. It's also a great way to meet other students!

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5:00 PMFish and Chips @ Catch 22

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Fish and Chips @ Catch 22

Fish and Chips @ Catch 22

WhenAug 7 5:00 PM

Lets taste one of the most pupular british meals. Fish and chips is a hot dish of British origin consisting of fried battered fish and chips. It is a common take-away food within the United Kingdom and an early example of culinary fusion. Fish and chips first appeared in the UK in the 1860s. Mmmm - delicious!

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6:00 PMBristol Balloon Fiesta!

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Bristol Balloon Fiesta!

Bristol Balloon Fiesta!

WhenAug 8 6:00 PM

The Bristol International Balloon Fiesta is held annually England. Teams from the UK and other parts of the world bring their hot air balloons to the site and participate in mass ascents where as many as 100 balloons may launch at a time. Followed by a spectacular firework finale, this fiesta is not to be missed! Free Entry.

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Kasia Tyka
My BLC

Kasia Tyka, BLC Teacher

“It's definitely the people. I love coming to work with people from every corner of the globe and finding out what makes them tick. A large part of my job relies on building rapport with students so it really helps that I'm genuinely interested in them”

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