Pupils travelled by ferry to France and the stayed in a youth hostel in Ypres. They visited a number of cemeteries and memorial sites in Ypres as well as the Cloth Hall Museum. They had the opportunity to visit some replica trenches as well as a German cemetery. They watched the Last Post Ceremony at the Menin Gate. Pupils travelled to France to visit the Somme, visiting the tunnels at Vimy Ridge and Newfoundland Park as well as Thiepval.