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Worcester is a vibrant University City with a range of cultural, historic and sporting events happening all year round.
This page has some ideas for activities and events you might like to get involved with during Freshers' Week and beyond.
Please note these events aren't provided by the Students' Union and we advise you to contact the venues directly for more information.
Cathedral Tower, Worcester
Climb 235 steps to the top of the tower and on a clear day see the spectacular views over the city centre, river severn, county cricket ground, Pitchcroft racecourse, Malvern Hills and countryside beyond.
When: Open Saturdays 11 - 5 pm (last entry at 4.30 pm)
Find out more: Visit the Cathedral Website click here
Worcester River Cruises
Enjoy a relaxing 45 minute cruise aboard The Earl departing from South Quay.
Take in the stunning views of the River Severn and the historic City of Worcester.
Built in 1926 as a launch, The Earl is recognised as one of Britain's historic vessels.
Sailing on various dates from April to September.
When: 11.00am*, 12.00pm, 1.00pm, 2.00pm, 3.00pm 4.00pm and 5.00pm*
* Bank holidays and weekends only.
Find out more: For more information about other cruises and where the cruise leaves from see their website click here
There's lots on at both the Huntingdon Hall and Swan Theatre over Freshers' and beyond. See the Worcester Live! website for all the listings.
During Freshers' Week why not try Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? at the Swan?
When: 8 pm Tuesday 18th - Saturday 22nd September
Cost: £8 concessions or £5 on the door
Find out more: Visit the Worcester Live Website click here
When: Afternoon of Friday 28th September
Cost: Centre Course Enclosure admission £7.00 per adult
County Enclosure admission £16.00 per adult
Find out more: Visit the Racecourse's website click here
Do you fancy some top flight Rugby? Why not see the Warriors at home at Sixways in an Aviva Premiership match against London Irish.
When: 8 pm, Friday 28th September
Cost: £19 - £38 in advance (more on the night)
Find out more: Visit the Worcester Warriors website click here