George Carey C of E Primary School

We have just waved goodbye to 40 very tired children from George Carey C of E Primary School after an exhausting week of fun and adventure. The children worked hard at their goals in teamwork, organisational skills and listening, and can be proud of their achievements. The week saw the children caving, canoeing, gorge-walking, BMX…

Trinity 2018

We have had a brilliant week here at Trewern. Students from Trinity have been with us and our main goals were trying new things and challenging ourselves. Everyone as been so willing to throw themselves in to whatever challenge we put in front of them that those goals were smashed from day one. All groups…

Robert Clack Biology 2018

Another great week with the Robert Clack A-level biologists, here for a week of fieldwork and fun. 25 students came up to enjoy 3 days of biology and 1 day of outdoor activity in the blazing hot sun, and had a fantastic time. There was a day looking at succession on the sand dunes at…

Beam Primary School

It was great to see the children of Beam Primary working so hard to achieve such high standards during their week at Trewern. I think its fair to say that each child took full advantage of every opportunity, and they have every right to feel very proud of themselves. Thank you all for making our…

Richard Alibon 2018

It was a very late start for the children of Richard Alibon this year. The group arrived in Hay-on-Wye at about 9.30 on Sunday evening, enthusiastic despite having had a very long coach journey. They had time for a bit of settling in and some homemade pizza before heading off to bed to recover for…

Valence Primary School

Its been another full and exciting week at Trewern with fifty five year 6 pupils from Valence Primary School staying with us. Their feet barely touched the ground when they arrived on Monday. We whisked them straight off outside to explore the grounds with a spot of orienteering in the sunshine. Everyone threw themselves in…

St.Peters 2018

We’ve had a stunning week here at the centre with a group of 55 year 6 pupils from St.Peters. After a long, hot coach journey from the Borough, the group arrived eager and excited to start their course. They threw themselves into duties and were quick to get into the swing of Trewern life. Independence,…

James Cambell May 2018

We’ve just waved off James Cambell Primary after a great week here at Trewern. Superb weather, excellent attitudes and brilliant listening skills all came together to make this a week to remember. Our aims for the week were to build confidence by trying new things, increase independence and teamwork, and work on using our initiative….

Monteagle Primary 2018

For the first time in a long while, we were visited by Monteagle Primary last week, with the children from Year 5 coming in two batches over the course of the week. Group 1 came Monday to Wednesday and had an interesting time in the snow, while group 2 came for the rest of the…

Hunters Hall 2017

We’ve just said goodbye to the children from Hunters Hall Primary, who have been here for the week. With the aim of improving their independence, listening skills and co-operation, we took them canoeing, caving, gorge walking and climbing, with BMX and bushcraft sessions and our muddy puddle swing. Evenings were spent orienteering, problem solving and…