for international students in Southampton and Winchester

Past Events

Want to get a flavour of what is on throughout the year?  You can scroll through some of our previous events here.

Historic Winchester Tour

Join us for a guided tour of Historic Winchester. Winchester is the former capital city of England, and has many historical buildings and places of interest, including the Cathedral and the new Kings and Scribes: the birth of a nation exhibition, Wolvesey Castle and Palace, the river and watermeadows. The tour will start at 10.15am…

July Garden Meet-Ups

Would you like to visit some of our volunteers in their garden and meet other students at the same time? Our next Garden Meet-Up will be during the weekend of Friday 23rd to Sunday 25th July. We will try to link you with hosts who live within walking distance of your home.You can choose to go with…

Walk and Talk Saturday 17th July 2021

Join us for our July Walk and Talk event and the opportunity to walk and talk with other students and local volunteers. We will meet near the blue/green gates at the entrance to Southampton Common on Cemetery Road where it joins Northlands Road (the gates are shown on Google maps Cemetery Rd – Google Maps…

Trip to Osborne House on the Isle of Wight

Join us for a Day Trip to Osborne House, Isle of Wight,  including ferry boat journey to the Isle of Wight and entrance to Osborne House. “It is impossible to imagine a prettier spot” said Queen Victoria of Osborne House, her palatial holiday home on the Isle of Wight. We will enjoy the scenery as we…

Garden Party

Join us for a garden party with strawberries and cream at a local home and make friends with British people. More details will be sent to you when you register here on Eventbrite 

An Introduction to British Culture

Nigel’s presentation will be followed by an opportunity to ask your questions about living here in the UK and chat with others. There will also be practical advice about food shopping, withdrawing money from the bank, crossing the roads and more! Please email events@fisuk.org to receive the Zoom details

British Traditional Food

Liz’s presentation will be followed by an opportunity to ask your questions about British traditional food and chat with others. Please email events@fisuk.org to receive the Zoom details.

May Garden Meet-Ups Cream Tea

Would you like to visit some of our volunteers in their garden and meet other students at the same time? Our next Garden Meet-Up will be during the weekend of Friday 21st to Sunday 23rd May. We will try to link you with hosts who live within walking distance of your home.You can choose to…

Sometimes friends, sometimes rivals

Sometimes friends, sometimes rivals – England, Scotland, Ireland Join us on Zoom to hear more from Richard about this topic. Please contact us for the Zoom details.