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Canterbury, UK

Canterbury, UK 2019 Residential Programme Details

  • Course Dates 2019: Monday 1st July to Friday 9th August
  • Opening Duration: 6 weeks
  • Arrival days: Saturdays and Sundays
  • Minimum stay: 2 weeks
  • Class sizes: Maximum of 15 (average is 13)
  • Student ages: 11 to 17 years old
  • Individuals:Not Accepted
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Canterbury Residence

Programme Introduction

An incredible Residential Programme in the beautiful and historical city of Canterbury. Participating in our UK residential programme you are guaranteed to have an amazing experience. This programme consists of 15 hours tuition per week, fun afternoon activities, amazing excursions, lots of new international friends along with much, much more.

Students spend mornings in fun technology enhanced classes while afternoons include exciting activities about Canterbury with FL staff. Evening times are busy with a mixture of action packed activities.

Included in our Canterbury Residential Programme

  • 15 hours of technology enhanced lessons per week (09:30 – 13:00)
  • 1 full Saturday excursion per week to London (09:00 – 17:30)
  • 1 Sunday excursion to nearby towns (11:00 – 17:30)
  • 1 half day excursion per week (13:30 – 18:30)
  • 4 weekday afternoon activities (14:00 – 16:30)
  • All transport with private coach
  • Organised midweek evening activities each evening (19:30 -21:30)
  • All entrance fees included
  • Accommodation in our residential centre – St. Georges
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner on campus
  • All classroom materials and use of our computer hardware
  • @flireland.com email address and all software subscriptions
  • End of course certification

Note: packed lunch is provided on Saturday and Sunday

Afternoon and Evening Activities

Afternoon and evening activities are as important for us as providing high quality and technologically enhanced English lessons. A wide selection of activities is available for the afternoons (4 days per week) and in the evenings (twice per week). These take place in the school, the local sports complex, and of course in the nearby picturesque villages. Here is a sample of some of our planned afternoon and evening activities:

  • Rock climbing
  • Scenic cycling tours
  • Swimming at the beach
  • Watersports – sailing and canoeing
  • Basketball
  • Indoor & outdoor soccer
  • Hip hop dance classes
  • Volleyball
  • Cookery
  • Art classes
  • Local walking trails
  • + lots lots more

Students will take part in a mixture of these listed afternoon activities as well as exploring Canterbury and it’s surrounding towns and villages.


A variety of fun and memorable full day excursions will take place each Saturday and half day excursions during the week. These are a perfect mix of amazing natural parks, top tourist sights, fun-filled activity centres and busy Irish cultural events.

Fees & Booking

To view our residential fees for summer 2018 check out our pricing sheet by clicking here

If you would like to see a more detailed sample residential timetable please send an email request stating your name and what school/agency you are affiliated with, to info@flireland.com

Participating in our residential junior programme you are guaranteed to have a truly wonderful experience and one which will last a lifetime.

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