We made it! October 22nd 2016 We started the day with an early morning alarm in County Durham. We arrived at the airport for 4:30am and the plane finally departed (after a short delay on the runway!) at 6:45. It was Helen’s first plane ride and she was excited but scared. The plane stewards came round with cheese sandwiches and marble cake (which were lovely) and the time just flew over (pardon the pun!)
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Europe » Sweden » Västra Götaland » Gothenburg A military power during the 17th century, Sweden has not participated in any war in almost two centuries. An armed neutrality was preserved in both World Wars. Sweden's long-successful economic formula of a capitalist system interlarded with substant... ... read more
Following a successful European funding bid Regeneration and Local Services part of Durham County Council have been given the fantastic opportunity to send 5 apprentices over to Tubingen, Germany to participate in a 2 week work placement with our German colleagues.
I will be accompanying our apprentices to ensure they maximize their experience and are safe throughout their stay, this blog will be updated regularly to keep everyone involved in our experiences.
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