XUK Blog

Camper Packing FAQs

General
18 June 2019
Camper Packing FAQs
Summer camp begins in just a few weeks. Lots of our campers and their families are already thinking about packing. We thought we would share the answers to some of their questions as they are useful for everyone...

Arriving at Summer Camp

General
7 June 2019
Arriving at Summer Camp
In just a few weeks time our campers will begin their journeys to our summer camps. Arrivals day can be a long day for some of our campers who are travelling from far and wide... here's what to expect!

5 thoughts you might have on your first day of summer camp

General
31 May 2019
5 thoughts you might have on your first day of summer camp
We are just over five weeks away from our Week 1 campers arriving... Here are 5 thought they might be having on the day they arrive at summer camp!

5 Things To Do Between Now And Camp

General
22 May 2019
5 Things To Do Between Now And Camp
There are less than 50 days to go until our 2019 summer camps begin! We have come up with a little list of things for you to be doing between now and camp starting...

How to stop yourself from feeling 'child sick' this summer

General
10 May 2019
How to stop yourself from feeling 'child sick' this summer
We know our campers might be feeling a bit homesick when they come to camp and that's okay, but did you know as parents you might end up feeling 'child sick'? Find out how you can avoid that feeling...

Are you looking for a summer job in London?

Staff
3 May 2019
Are you looking for a summer job in London?
We're recruiting staff to work at our cosy & friendly London day camps in North London. Are you looking for a summer opportunity?

A successful Easter Day Camp...

Day
24 April 2019
A successful Easter Day Camp...
We had a fantastic two weeks at Mini Minors & XUK Day at our Easter camp! Have a read through our round up...

10 reasons why you should work at XUK Camps this summer

Staff
5 April 2019
10 reasons why you should work at XUK Camps this summer
You don't need to go all the way to the USA to work at a summer camp this summer! Here are 10 reasons why you should spend your summer at XUK Camps here in the UK...

4 reasons why parents send their children to our summer camps

General
29 March 2019
4 reasons why parents send their children to our summer camps
What makes our campers parents & carers choose us over other summer camps? Is it that we are a family run business or our amazing staff team?

What’s happening between now and the summer?

General
22 March 2019
What’s happening between now and the summer?
We're getting closer and closer to the summer and things are starting to get busy in the XUK Camps HQ... what are we up to?

Talking homesickness before camp begins...

General
15 March 2019
Talking homesickness before camp begins...
It's okay to come to camp and feel homesick... As parents and carers having a conversation before camp can be so valuable!

5 places in the UK you should visit before or after camp

General
8 March 2019
5 places in the UK you should visit before or after camp
Some of our international campers spend time in the UK with their families before or after camp... Here are some of our favourite places for you to visit!