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Explorer Friday @ White Rose Shopping Centre

We planned to shop till we dropped when we decided to head to the White Rose Shopping Centre with over 120 exciting shops. Some students came back with lots of bags, others just window shopped, but all of the shoppers agreed that they would…
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Exploring the Leeds Owl Trail

Did you know that Leeds’ symbol as well as our school’s symbol is the owl? This is why it was a great experience to visit some of the 25 locations across Leeds City Centre marked on the official Leeds Owl Trail map to spot some unique…
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Explorer Friday @ Roundhay Park

Roundhay Park is one of the most popular parks in Leeds. So we decided to take a stroll around its big lake, feed the swans, play football and simply enjoy nature’s beauty. It was a great afternoon and start to the weekend.
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Exploring the Leeds Welcome Art Trail

This public art trail begins at Leeds Train Station and takes you through the city centre, past traditional and unusual art. So last Friday we decided to give it a go. We saw the work of local artists, sculptors and illustrators and were…
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Explorer Friday @ Temple Newsam

Last Friday we went to Temple Newsam, a stunning Tudor-Jacobean mansion set within 1,500 acres of beautiful parkland and gardens. It was the perfect location for taking breathtaking pictures of the Rhododendron walk, the lakeside garden…
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Social Club @ Bowling Centre

It was time again for a bowling match and our students had great fun trying to beat our most frequent and professional player Basel. Although we didn't manage to beat him in the end, it was a great and fun treat after a long day studying…
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Explorer Friday @ The Royal Armouries

Last Friday we went to the Royal Armouries, one of three national museums of arms and armour in England. Besides the impressive Hall of Steel, we were fascinated most by the Oriental Gallery with its exhibition of extravagantly decorated…
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Explorer Friday @ Thackray Medical Museum Leeds

Last Friday we discovered scientific breakthroughs and investigated surgical progress at nine interactive galleries. Thackray Museum is the only museum of this kind in the north of England, so we could not miss this unique experience.…
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Explorer Friday @ Leeds City Museum

Leeds City Museum with its six differently themed galleries was a fantastic place to find out more about Leeds’ past. Last Explorer Friday, we explored the rich local history of Leeds, from the first archaeological finds to life in…
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Explorer Friday @ Tropical World Leeds

Escaping the cold British weather, we went to hot and humid Tropical World Leeds last Friday. We experienced an unforgettable journey through rainforests, mangroves and deserts. Furthermore, we also had the opportunity to observe exotic…