Surbiton High School

Paris 2013

Bright and early on the first day of October half term, a group of about 20 History and French sixth form students met at St Pancras ready to board the Eurostar to Paris. I was unique in that I study both subjects. This often meant that I was employed as a translator by Miss Hansell at times when Mlle Puchois was otherwise engaged.

Once we arrived in Paris, we immediately took to the metro and soon found out for ourselves just how perilous transport in Paris can be. Much to the alarm of all present, both Miss Hansell and Mrs Walker …read more