Social Programme

Throughout the year, International House offers a full social programme of weekday evening events and weekend excursions.
The social programme is an excellent way to practise your English and learn a lot about British culture during your time in England!
Find out more below....

Social Programme overview



Evening events (under covid restrictions)

  • A Taste of Newcastle - visit some amazing places in the city and enjoy a few drinks in some of the city's most interesting pubs
  • Welcome evening - every Monday evening meet our new students and some of our older ones!
  • Sports night - for the active ones, play sports with your fellow students
  • Cinema nights - see the latest major films at our local cinemas
  • Theatre and concert nights - with a selection of drama and musical events
  • Club nights - visit some of Newcastle's famous nightclubs to dance the night away
  • All evening events are free except for the cost of entrance and any refreshments/food

 Weekend Excursions with Lundgren Tours cost between £40-£45 per trip

  • Edinburgh - the historic capital of Scotland
  • York - a beautiful medieval city
  • Hadrian's Wall - a Roman landmark, and origional inspiration behind Game of Thrones
  • The Lake District - the country's largest national park
  • The Castles of Northumbria - including the world-famous castles of Bamburgh and Alnwick
  • The Farne Islands- Secluded islands where you can see puffins and seals, Including a boat trip.
  • For more information on our tour provider Lundgren Tours visit their website at-