XUK Blog

10 fun statistics from XUK 2017...

General
8 February 2018
10 fun statistics from XUK 2017...
We cannot wait for XUK 2018 but it's always nice to reflect on the good times too! We've come up with some fun statistics so you can reminisce about the summer...

Introducing the new home of XUK Activity

Activity
7 February 2018
Introducing the new home of XUK Activity
Be right back, we're moving across the country from Norfolk to Worcestershire. XUK Activity has a new and improved home and we cannot wait for our first summer at Abberley Hall...

What YOU should know about the apps YOUR kids are using

General
6 February 2018
What YOU should know about the apps YOUR kids are using
The online world is a scary world. Every day, new apps come out that our children want to use. Do you know enough about these apps?

Can life become one big musical?

Activity
15 January 2018
Can life become one big musical?
Have you booked onto our 2018 London trip? We cannot wait to show you the amazing sights of our capital city and enjoy a musical in the famous West End!

Happy X(UK)mas

General
18 December 2017
Happy X(UK)mas
It's time to wish all of our campers, families and staff team a 'Happy Holidays'! We had a think about the similarities between our camps and Christmas...

Our favourite Christmas crafts

General
11 December 2017
Our favourite Christmas crafts
With Christmas just around the corner, it's time to get creative! Here are some of our favourite Christmas crafts for you to try at home...

Where we find activity inspiration

General
4 December 2017
Where we find activity inspiration
XUK offers amazing activities at our day and residential camp. We are always on the lookout for new, fresh ideas. Read on to find out where we find new activities...

When to know your child is ready for summer camp

General
27 November 2017
When to know your child is ready for summer camp
Every year, we get asked by parents "is my child ready for summer camp?" It depends very much on the individual child. A six year old might be independent enough to come and used to being away from home whereas a ten year old might not...

Why do XUK campers become leaders?

General
21 November 2017
Why do XUK campers become leaders?
The power of summer camps is very special. Campers develop leadership skills without even realising. We are very thankful that our campers will be some of the future leaders of our world...

How to cope with camp deprivation in the winter

General
13 November 2017
How to cope with camp deprivation in the winter
Who's feeling a bit camp sick? We are so we thought we would come up with some ideas to help you get through your camp deprivation this summer...

Five skills to teach your children before they come to camp

General
7 November 2017
Five skills to teach your children before they come to camp
Before your child's stay at XUK, we believe that it is really important to have a conversation as a family beforehand and teach your children skills so they can get the most out of their stay and have the best time at XUK...

The Importance of Unplugging

General
6 November 2017
The Importance of Unplugging
Do you want to have the best experience at XUK? Technology is quickly taking over our lives. Can you spend some time next summer unplugging?