A VENTURE scheme saw youngsters meet the mayor of Worcester Steve Mackay.

For the 37th time, students from Worcester's twin town Le Vesinet came over to Worcester for a week and visited popular local places.

During the trip, a bilingual service was held, students visited the Guildhall and Worcester Cathedral before going to Malvern on the train and visiting Malvern Splash swimming pool.

The students also visited Barnards Green to do pottery, Colwall, Hereford and the Severn Valley railway in Kidderminster before going to Cadbury World and holding a games evening and barbecue.