for international students in Southampton and Winchester

International students, postgraduates and scholars are welcome to join us at any of our events.  We organise a programme of events for students in both Winchester and in Southampton.  There are opportunities to meet local people, make friends, and learn about British culture and customs.  This page lists all the events in Southampton and Winchester.

For events for especially for Southampton students, see the Southampton Events page. For students see the Winchester Events page  (and please feel free to join the Southampton based events). Trips listed below are for students from Southampton and Winchester.

Regular events – Autumn 2018

  • Every Monday International Café 8-10pm, see event page for venue
  • Alternate Mondays Global Café Central at Lighthouse Church, fortnightly from Mon 24 September
  • Every Tuesday Winchester School of Art (WSA) Conversation Café 6-7pm at WSA Cafe (Eastside)
  • Every Wednesday iExplore, 7.30pm, from 3 Oct to 12 Dec at Highfield Church Centre

Fireside Carols

You are invited to one of two local homes for the evening, to sit around a fire, and listen to music and readings which tell the story of the first Christmas and enjoy some snacks (special Christmas food). We will have around 45 minutes of music and readings, followed by snacks. (please note this is…

Christmas Meal

Starting at 12.45pm and finishing at 4pm. We will enjoy a traditional Christmas Lunch of roast turkey (vegetarian and halal option available), roast potatoes and seasonal vegetables followed by pudding. We will also have a short talk about Christmas and Christmas Carol singing followed by mince pies and coffee. Tickets cost £5 for adults and…