Year 5 Residential Trip to Birmingham, 6-7 June 2019

A letter for all Year 5 parents will be given to children on Thursday 22 November regarding this trip.

This year, we have arranged to take the Year 5 pupils, along with their peers from our HMFA schools on an exciting trip to Birmingham for their residential. A brief itinerary is as follows:

Thursday 6 June

Friday 7 June

All tickets, food, drink, accommodation, and insurance is included in the price. Children will be required to bring their own packed lunch on Thursday.

The trip has been booked through The School Travel Company who are a well-known educational tour operator. They make safety on a school trip first priority with the accommodation and coaches they use safety audited on a regular basis to the highest standards – they are assured members of the School Travel Forum and comply with their code and practice.  We have used The School Travel company on previous residential trips and are delighted with their attention to details and enthusiasm for the children.

The cost of the trip is £170.00 and this will be due as follows:


Please make cheques payable to ‘Canon Pyon School Fund’

Any cancellations within 10 weeks of departure will result in the company retaining a percentage of the cost. Please see the following statement:

“If you choose to withdraw your child from the trip and we are unable to find a suitable replacement for their place then the following cancellation charges will apply: 


More than 10 weeks before departure: School Travel Company will retain first and second deposits per paying person cancelling.

69-22 days before departure: they retain 75% of the full price per paying person cancelling.

21 days or less: they retain 100% of the full price per paying person cancelling.”