In regards to our History trip to the Somme and Verdun, our travel company have issued the following statement in respect of the tragic events that happened yesterday in France
“In light of the tragic events that occurred in Paris last year, Brussels earlier this year and most recently in Nice, we are mindful that your school, parents and students may have concerns about your forthcoming study trip.
To help, we have issued the following statement to use for guidance.
France Travel Advice
All travel companies adhere to information given by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO), regarding travel advice.
Our tours are run within Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) travel guidance. We monitor the FCO site daily and have the resources to react quickly should that advice change.”
General Travel Advice
For Travel to most popular destinations, the FCO’s general advice is to continue plans as normal. However it does recommend that travellers be vigilant at all times and follow the advice of local authorities.