Why choose this centre?

  • 2 nights all-inclusive Edinburgh stay included in the package price!
  • Safe and secure campus in countryside location, perfect for younger students 
  • 4 half day excursions + 1 full day excursion +  2 nights in Edinburgh per 2 week course
  • On-site sports facilities including two sports halls, all weather pitches, grass pitches and playing fields.

Campus

Our summer school takes place at Myerscough College, a land-based Higher and Further Education college located in beautiful English countryside 11km from Preston city centre. The college is approximately 65km from Manchester, Liverpool and the Lake District, making it a great location for exploring the north west of England’s most famous cities and attractions. This attractive campus offers modern facilities in a safe and peaceful environment.

Accommodation

  • Modern single bedrooms all with private ensuite bathrooms
  • Apartment style
  • Shared kitchen/common room per 5-6 rooms
  • Key and towel provided
  • Damage deposit of £40

Sports Facilities

  • Two indoor sports halls (including new basketball hall built 2016)
  • Two artificial outdoor pitches (one astroturf and one 3G)
  • Grass pitches and playing fields
  • 9-hole golf course (available to students with previous golfing experience only and at additional charge)

Other Facilities

  • “Stumble Inn” bar & common room for evening activities
  • Lecture theatre with large screen for films
  • Large modern dining room
  • Classrooms with smart boards
  • On campus shop and vending machines
  • Library with computers & internet access
  • Beautiful & award winning landscaped gardens
  • Garden centre with cafe
  • Self-service laundry. Approx £4 for wash and dry

Internet

  • Free wi-fi internet access throughout the campus

Optional Enterprise English Workshops

  • Optional 3 hours of Enterprise English per week (in addition to 15 hrs General English)
  • Focusing on the world of work and including interview skills, CV & cover letter writing & work based role plays
  • Available in all centres at no additional cost
  • Ages 16 – 17, Minimum level B1
  • Takes place instead of sports / activities
  • Work based visits (Hull only)

Optional Drama & Yoga Workshops

  • Students can choose to do 1 drama workshop and 1 yoga workshop per week  
  • Each workshop is 90 minutes and is led by specialist facilitators
  • Workshops usually take place during sports sessions
  • Open to all students at no additional cost

 

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Preston Sample Programme 2020

Preston + Edinburgh Stay Sample Programme 2020

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Transport Facts

Bus/Local travel

  • 11km to Preston city centre by private coach
  • 25km to Lancaster city centre by private coach
  • All local travel costs included

Airports

  • Manchester (MAN): 60 minutes
  • Liverpool (LIV): 60 minutes
  • Leeds Bradford (LBA): 105 minutes
  • East Midlands (EMA): 120 minutes
  • Birmingham (BHX): 120 minutes
  • London Heathrow (LHR): 300 minutes