for international students in Southampton and Winchester

Past Events (Page 3)

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

An Introduction to British Culture

Join us on Saturday 28th March at 2:15pm for a presentation giving an Introduction to British Culture with Dr Nigel Paterson. There will also be an opportunity to ask your questions about British culture. This event will happen over zoom, to get the details about how to join this event you will need to register…

CANCELLED: Trip to Chichester

**Due to unforeseen circumstances this event has been cancelled. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.** We will be taking a day trip to Chichester, where we will have the opportunity to explore this beautiful ancient town.  Chichester is a cathedral city in West Sussex, and it has a long history as a settlement from Roman…

CANCELLED: Culture Course Film: the Merchant of Venice

**Due to unforeseen circumstances this event has been cancelled. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.** Join us to watch Shakespeare’s ‘The Merchant of Venice’ : “Shakespeare wove together two ancient folk tales, one involving a vengeful, greedy creditor trying to exact a pound of flesh: the other involving a marriage suitor’s choice among three chests…

copy English History, Culture and Beliefs Course 3

Dinner and talk at the home of Richard and Margaret. This is an opportunity to learn more about English culture, history and beliefs. A hot meal (with vegetarian options available) is followed by puddings, and then a talk on ‘The English Legal system’ given by a practising lawyer. This event is free, but booking in advance…

English History, Culture and Beliefs Course 3

Dinner and talk at the home of Richard and Margaret. This is an opportunity to learn more about English culture, history and beliefs. A hot meal (with vegetarian options available) is followed by puddings, and then a talk on ‘The English Legal system’ given by a practising lawyer. This event is free, but booking in advance…

Pancakes Evening

Join in with a traditional English Pancake evening (to celebrate “Shrove Tuesday”), which is being held and hosted by Central Baptist Church, Devonshire Road, SO15 2GY (near the city centre). The evening includes a chance to make and eat your own pancakes, and try a number of different toppings on them, as well as a…

New Forest Walk

Join us for a trip to the New Forest on Saturday 22 February. We will be travelling to Ashurst New Forest by train. If you are travelling from Southampton, please meet at Southampton Central Train Station (platform 4 side where the U1C bus stops)  at 10am. We will be travelling on the 10:30am train from…

Trip to Romsey

We will be taking a day trip to Romsey, where we will have the opportunity to explore this beautiful town. We will have a tour around the town and then have a light lunch in local home. After this, you can explore Romsey further or you can get the train back to Southampton or Winchester.…

POSTPONED: English History, Culture and Beliefs Course 2

**Due to unforeseen circumstances, this event has been postponed until further notice. We apologise for any inconvenience caused** Dinner and talk at the home of Richard and Margaret. This is an opportunity to learn more about English culture, history and beliefs. A hot meal (with vegetarian options available) is followed by puddings, and then a…

CANCELLED: Lunar New Year Event

**Due to unforeseen circumstances this event has been cancelled. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.** Join us for the evening on Friday 31 January to celebrate Lunar New Year. There will bring and share food. Please feel free to bring a dish to share. There will also be games and craft to celebrate Lunar New…