Useful links

School Travel Forum

Follow the link for detailed information on the STF and Code of Health and Safety Practice. Find out more

Outdoor Education Advisers' Panel (OEAP)

The panel endorses the LotC Quality Badge and requests Local Authorities to recommend the use of Badged Providers, and for them to require the minimum of additional paperwork where Quality Badge accreditation is in place. Find out more

Identity and Passport Service (Passport Office)

Find out more on information from the Identity and Passport Service (Passport Office)

ABTA

The Association of British Travel Agents represents UK Travel Agents and Tour Operators Find out more

La Coupole, World War Two Museum near St. Omer, France

La Coupole was a gigantic underground bunker designed by the Nazis to store, prepare and launch V2 rockets, the secret weapon Hitler was counting on to destroy London and reverse the course of the war. La Coupole is now an educational centre that analyses the relationships between Science and War, between War and the Image, in order to fully appreciate peace. Its programme is designed to meet the requirements of teachers and their pupils. Find out more

Imperial War Museum

A museum of all military operations in which British or Commonwealth forces have been involved since August 1914. It includes HMS Belfast and the Cabinet War Rooms in Whitehall. Teachers may find these free resources useful. Find out more

The Imperial War Museum – Online Somme Exhibition

The Imperial War Museum's online exhibition covers all aspects of the Battle of the Somme, including the battle history and personal accounts. The Learning and Research section is particularly useful for Key Stage 3 and GCSE History students and AS/A2 English Literature students. Find our more

Commonwealth War Graves Commission

The Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) pays tribute to the 1,700,000 men and women of the Commonwealth forces who died in the two World Wars. Teachers may find these free resources useful. Find out more

National Army Museum

The National Army Museum’s purpose is to explain the impact that the British Army has had on the character of Britain, Europe and the world. Teachers may find these free resources useful. Find out more

Royal British Legion

Founded in 1921, The Royal British Legion is a charity providing financial, social and emotional support to millions who have served and are currently serving in the Armed Forces, and their dependants. Teachers may find these free resources useful. Find out more

Historial de la Grande Guerre

The Museum of the Great War in Péronne, Somme, shows the experiences of the major participants in the First World War; not only of the soldiers in the front line, but also of the civilians who suffered occupation by an enemy force or had to flee their homes. Find out more

In Flanders Fields Museum, Ypres

This interactive museum takes visitors through the experiences of both soldiers and civilians during World War One. Find out more (This site uses Flash and can be slow to download).