Dining at the Summer School Dining at the Summer School

2017 Booking is Now Open!

As places are limited, early booking is advised to avoid disappointment.

To book your place at VTBS 2017, please download and complete the VTBS 2017 Booking Form (PDF) and send it to the VTBS Secretary via:

email: secvtbs@gmail.com

post: Mrs Anna Fleisch, VTBS Secretary, Old Vicarage, Back Briggate, Silsden, West Yorkshire, BD20 9JS

Book and pay deposit by 30th November 2016 to receive a £20 per week discount.

Book by 31st March 2017 to pay a £160 deposit; the oustanding amount will be invoiced and payment due by 31st April 2017.

Book from 1st April 2017 and full payment will be due, plus a £10 late booking surcharge will be applied.

Cheques to be made payable to 'The Vacation Term for Biblical Study'. Bank transfer details are available on request from the VTBS Secretary.

FEES Per Week £ Per Week £
Residents All lectures and readings, full board, Sunday dinner to Friday lunch
Single en-suite
Double en-suite

£488.50 pp
Language Classes, 5 sessions, Monday to Friday £30.00
Residents Middle Weekend Bed and breakfast, Friday & Saturday night
Single en-suite
Double en-suite

Car parking Free, but limited
Non-residents All lectures and readings, refreshments, Monday morning to Friday noon £227.50 With lunch, Monday to Friday
With lunch, Monday to Friday and dinner Sunday to Thursday

Cancellations and Refunds

Cancellations must be made in writing to the VTBS Secretary. Refunds as follows: 75% up to 31st March 2017; 50% from 1st April 2017; TBC from 1st May 2017, dependent on resale of place / accommodation.


A limited number of bursaries is available each year for applicants who would otherwise have difficulty affording the full residence fees. Bursaries are normally granted only to people who are resident in the UK and Republic of Ireland, which includes overseas students studying at UK and Irish Universities. For an application form please contact:

Dr Tim Winder, VTBS Chairman


Highfield, 151 Prestbury Road, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire GL52 2DU