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Lanzarote Trip: Apply by 28 Feb!

Subsidised Lanzarote Trip with Metro Blind Sport - Apply by 28 Feb!

We are looking to arrange a trip to Lanzarote and the offer includes the following:

  • 5 nights, 6 days
  • 4* Hotel Accommodation with breakfast in twin rooms
  •  All local transfers
  • Flights from a London airport
  • Excursions and meals as specified in the itinerary

 Activities included:

Kayaking, Horse riding, Hiking in the volcano, quod biking (or tandem if suitable), wine tasting, beach day and cave visit. 

  • Tour operator liability insurance
  • 2 local chaperones and volunteers if required

Price £1049 per person (Metro Blind Sport will subsidise this cost by £200 per person). The dates are 15-20 of October but we are flexible and they can be moved according to requirements.

Single supplement is available upon request with an extra charge.

To secure the booking we would require a £100 commitment deposit. It’s non- refundable unless the trip doesn’t go ahead. The deadline for sign-ups is the 28th of February. The Balance is due 12 weeks before departure.

If people would like to go then please email martin.symcox@metroblindsport.org

Below photo gallery from our last trip to Sicily with Seable

 

 

VICTA Spring Family Weekend 2020

VICTA Spring Family Weekend Closing Date for Applying: 21 Feb 2020

VICTA Family Weekend 2020 applications are now open!

Closing Application Date: 21 February 2020

Our ever-popular VICTA Family Weekends are now open, if you have a child aged 5 to 17 who has a vision impairment, you and your family can apply to join us!  Family Weekends are a great opportunity to try new things, meet people and share experiences. We provide a range of amazing activities for you and your children, as well as a chance to attend workshops and talks.

We will be hosting two Family Weekends, one in Spring (22 to 25 May 2020) and one in Summer (31 July to 3 August 2020).

Please make sure you apply before the closing date on 21 February 2020 as these weekends are always oversubscribed.

Event details for the  Spring Family  Weekend 2020

Closing Date to Apply: 21 February 2020  Event Date: 22 to 25 May 2020
Who: 5 to 17 years plus immediate family
Theme: Space Online Entry Form:  https://blindsport.uk/SpringFamily
Location: Dearne Valley, Doncaster
Cost: £50 per person (under 5s are free), if this is your family’s first VICTA family weekend we offer an introductory price of £40 per person

The Spring weekend is our first of the year and we will be heading back to Dearne Valley, Doncaster, South Yorkshire. Dearne Valley promises a fantastic array of exciting activities spread across 50 acres of grassland, woodland and wetland. Activities on offer at the centre include high and low ropes, zipwire, climbing, aeroball, archery, sport and team building activities, raft building and kayaking. The activities will be run by the ‘Kingswood’ activity staff who ensure everyone has an amazing time.

To find out more about the Spring Family Weekend and to apply, please follow the link below.

https://blindsport.uk/SpringFamily

 

Water Sports Trip to Sicily

VICTA Water Sports Trip to Sicily Age 18 29 Years Closing Date 6 March
Venue:
Sicily
Time:
Closing Date: 6 March 2020 - Event Date: 1 to 7 June 2020  
Phone:
Date:
06th March 2020
Cost:
£450
Contact:


VICTA Water Sports Trip to Sicily

Age range: 18 to 29 years

VICTA is looking for adventurous young adults willing to try out a whole host of water sports, including windsurfing, stand up paddleboarding and kayaking.
With lessons from experienced and trained instructors at the water sports school, you will get a taste for a new sport that VICTA will also be able to support you in continuing after the trip.

As ever, VICTA trips are no holiday; you will have an action-packed week of fun and exploration, not only trying new sports and new foods but meeting new people too. If you want to lounge and sunbathe for a week, this is not the trip for you!
Closing Date: 6 March 2020  Event Date: 1 to 7 June 2020
Who: 18 to 29 years  Location: Sicily  Cost: £450
please apply via this link: https://www.victa.org.uk/victa-calendar/sicily/

 

VICTA Spring Family Weekend 2020

VICTA Spring Family Weekend Closing Date for Applying: 21 Feb 2020
Venue:
Dearne Valley, Doncaster
Time:
Cosing Date: 21 February 2020 - Event Date: 22 to 25 May 2020
Phone:
01908 240 831
Date:
21st February 2020
Cost:
£50 per person (under 5s are free), if this is your family’s first VICTA family weekend we offer an introductory price of £40 per person


VICTA Family Weekend 2020 applications are now open!

Closing Application Date: 21 February 2020

Our ever-popular VICTA Family Weekends are now open, if you have a child aged 5 to 17 who has a vision impairment, you and your family can apply to join us!  Family Weekends are a great opportunity to try new things, meet people and share experiences. We provide a range of amazing activities for you and your children, as well as a chance to attend workshops and talks.

We will be hosting two Family Weekends, one in Spring (22 to 25 May 2020) and one in Summer (31 July to 3 August 2020).

Please make sure you apply before the closing date on 21 February 2020 as these weekends are always oversubscribed.

Event details for the  Spring Family  Weekend 2020

Closing Date to Apply: 21 February 2020  Event Date: 22 to 25 May 2020
Who: 5 to 17 years plus immediate family
Theme: Space Online Entry Form:  https://blindsport.uk/SpringFamily
Location: Dearne Valley, Doncaster
Cost: £50 per person (under 5s are free), if this is your family’s first VICTA family weekend we offer an introductory price of £40 per person

The Spring weekend is our first of the year and we will be heading back to Dearne Valley, Doncaster, South Yorkshire. Dearne Valley promises a fantastic array of exciting activities spread across 50 acres of grassland, woodland and wetland. Activities on offer at the centre include high and low ropes, zipwire, climbing, aeroball, archery, sport and team building activities, raft building and kayaking. The activities will be run by the ‘Kingswood’ activity staff who ensure everyone has an amazing time.

To find out more about the Spring Family Weekend and to apply, please follow the link below.

https://blindsport.uk/SpringFamily

 

Water Sports Trip to Sicily

VICTA Water Sports Trip to Sicily Age 18 29 Years Closing Date 6 March

VICTA Water Sports Trip to Sicily

Age range: 18 to 29 years

VICTA is looking for adventurous young adults willing to try out a whole host of water sports, including windsurfing, stand up paddleboarding and kayaking.
With lessons from experienced and trained instructors at the water sports school, you will get a taste for a new sport that VICTA will also be able to support you in continuing after the trip.

As ever, VICTA trips are no holiday; you will have an action-packed week of fun and exploration, not only trying new sports and new foods but meeting new people too. If you want to lounge and sunbathe for a week, this is not the trip for you!
Closing Date: 6 March 2020  Event Date: 1 to 7 June 2020
Who: 18 to 29 years  Location: Sicily  Cost: £450
please apply via this link: https://www.victa.org.uk/victa-calendar/sicily/