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Travel arrangements for France 2018

Monday 25th June

Children to arrive at STANTON Primary School no later than 4.15am (I will be there from 4am).  The coach will leave at 4.30am - we won't wait for anybody!

The children will be provided with a light breakfast when we arrive at the tunnel.  The tunnel crossing is booked for 8.20am following check-in at 7.30am.  We should arrive in Calais at 9.55am (French time) when we will head to Nausicaa and lunch on the beach!  This is a relaxed morning and we will head over to the Chateau to arrive by 4pm.

Friday 29th June

We will leave the Chateau at 8.45am after breakfast to head for the chocolate factory on the way back to the tunnel.  Our crossing time is booked for 2.20pm.  We are due to arrive back at WALSHAM School for 5.30pm.

Packing List

Toiletries (no aerosols)

Shorts, T-shirts

Hoodie / warm top

Spare pair of shoes

Long sleeved top and long trousers

Waterproof jacket

Plastic bag for dirty washing

Bath towel

Sunglasses, sun hat and sun cream

Pyjamas and slippers

Named water bottle

Small backpack


Book or playing cards for quiet time

Money for souvenirs and ice cream - £10 in English max, 50 euros max

All belongings to be named. Please make sure bags have a luggage label on with school name and child’s name.  No mobile phones or electronic games.

Trip Activities - other activity details to follow!

Monday - travel to France with a trip to Nausicaa Sea-life Centre, Bolougne-sur-Mer.

Friday - A visit to La Chocolaterie de Beussent in Boulogne-sur-Mer.  Travel back to School.


Chateau de Chantereine

Phone: 0033 235 82 13 35 - For Emergencies only

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