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ISLAND TEENS BEING OFFERED 3-WEEK SUMMER HOLIDAY CAMP FOR JUST £35


Isle of Wight parents are being offered the chance to send their teenage children on an enriching 3-week Summer holiday camp – including a 2-week residential stay – for just £35.00.

Local deal website The Price is Wight has teamed up with Cowes-based UKSA to offer a 97% discount on the 2019 holiday activity programme, which will include skiing, kayaking, biking and climbing. These transformational youth development programmes – run in conjunction with the National Citizen Service – are normally worth £1,500.

Not only will the 3-week camp offer youngsters the opportunity to try that hand at new activities, it will also include workshops on CVs, career planning, mental health and first aid.

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The programme includes 2 weeks of residential stay both on and off the Island, plus a third week based in Cowes. All equipment is provided and the price includes food and accommodation.

This offer is aimed at children aged 15-17 but all participants must be at least 16 by 31st August 2019.

• Week 1 – Off-Island Residential at Calshot Activities Centre
Opportunity to go skiing, snowboarding, biking & climbing with a range of watersports available. Includes accommodation, food and travel.

• Week 2 – Residential at UKSA, Cowes
Workshops on money matters, mental health and well-being, sexual health, fire safety, first aid, presentation skills and CV & career Planning.  Includes accommodation, food and travel.

• Week 3 – Non-Residential at UKSA, Cowes
Social action project on the Island. You will be tasked with planning and delivering a community project that has a lasting impact in your local area. 2018 students were involved with raising funds for the Islands very first Seabin! Includes lunch.

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The dates available include 8th July, 22nd July, 5th August and 12th August – but be quick as spaces are expected to sell out fast.

For more information and to book a space visit https://www.thepriceiswight.co.uk/product/uksa-new-deal/.

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