Wimbledon Residential Visit


We have an exciting opportunity for Hall Cross Academy students to visit the Wimbledon Tennis Championships next year. The excursion involves tickets for Wimbledon and an overnight hotel stay on Monday 27th June 2021. This is followed by a visit to London Zoo, a sightseeing tour, and lunch at the Rainforest Cafe on Tuesday 28th June 2021.

Students will have tickets for No. 3 Court and they will also be able to access the outside courts as part of the ground pass. Play is scheduled for matches in the opening rounds of the Men’s and Ladies Singles and Doubles competitions.


Day 1: Monday 27th June

Morning: Depart Hall Cross Academy upper school and travel to Wimbledon Tennis Centre by coach, arriving Monday morning.

Afternoon: Play commences around 1 pm and the close of play could be anytime between 6:30 pm and 8:30 pm.

Students will need to bring a packed lunch on the day of departure. They will also need to bring additional food or funds to purchase an evening meal at Wimbledon.

Evening: At the close of play, students will travel to the hotel which will be located in Greater London.

Day 2: Tuesday 28th June

Morning: Students will have breakfast at the hotel and then depart for a half-day visit to London Zoo. Students will have lunch at the Rainforest Cafe in Central London before embarking on a sightseeing bus tour.

Afternoon: Students will arrive back at the Upper school late afternoon.

Payment schedule:

Non-refundable £50 deposit by Friday 22nd October 2021.
Second payment of £50 by Friday 7th January 2022.
The remaining balance of £107 by Friday 1st April 2022.