Preston (Lancaster), Myerscough College
Summer Vacation Courses England and Scotland

Preston (Lancaster)
Myerscough College

A beautiful agricultural college, surrounded by breath-taking countryside and within close distance of the Lake District.

Age Range

11 - 17



Duration of Stay

15 Days / 14 Nights

Courses start

3/17 July


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In this Centre


The town of Preston, not far from Lancaster, is located on the River Ribble estuary in the county of Lancashire, north-west England. Only a short distance away is the beautiful Lake District, a popular tourist destination renowned all over the world.


The School is in a beautiful Agricultural College, nestled in the green of the English countryside and located about 8 miles from Preston and 15 miles from Lancaster. Recently renovated the modern accommodation blocks, brand new canteen and classrooms are all conveniently located together. The college also has several bars and a student’s union.

Language Course

The course includes 20 lessons per week of 45 minutes in standard classes of max 15 students and lessons alternate between the morning and the afternoon. Trinity exams included in the package. However, please tick the corresponding box on the registration form indicating, if possible, the level of examination required.


In apartments consisting of 6 single rooms with en-suite bathrooms and a kitchen equipped with a TV. AstroTurf and natural grass. The use of the kitchen will be at the discretion of the management of the centre and, in cases where it is granted, can only be used by the group leaders. The college provides towels. On arrival, students must pay a security deposit required by the school of £30//€40 the deposit will be returned at the time of departure unless the college needs to deduct payment for reasons stated in the school regulations.

Sports Equipment

The college has two modern multipurpose gyms, a professional basketball court and football fields in AstroTurf and natural grass.

Free Time and Activities

  • 1 full day excursion:
    Lake District with a cruise.
  • 4 half day excursions:
    Blackpool & Pier, Preston and the Museum of Lancashire, Lancaster walking tour and Samlesbury Hall.
  • Afternoon and evening activities.

This programme may change for organisational reasons.

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Other Activities

PCTO "Enterprise English"


For students aged 16 and over and with a minimum language level of B1 (CEF).

The course includes 3 hours of “Enterprise English” per week and consists of a combination of lessons, presentations and role-plays based on the world of work. Topics include:

  • techniques on how to deal with a job interview abroad;
  • how to write a CV and covering letter;
  • personal presentation, how to best approach the workplace;
  • communication methods in the world of work.

Those attending “Enterprise English” receive an additional certificate of attendance that summarizes the topics covered during the course. This document certifies the hours completed by the student towards the PCTO program.

Theatre and yoga workshops

Theatre and yoga workshops

This centre organises two theatre workshops and two yoga sessions delivered by professionals. The workshops last for 90 minutes each, at the end of which students receive a certificate of attendance.

Edinburgh Stay

Edinburgh Stay

During the Edinburgh Stay students stay in 3-star central hotels, in triple or quadruple rooms, with single rooms for escorts; Also included in the cost are: a walking tour of the city, a £6 lunch voucher; vouchers for £10 for each of the two dinners and admission to Edinburgh castle.


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