Jo Richardson’s Years 7 & 8

To finish off 3 weeks on the trot of pupils visiting us from Jo Richardson School, we were joined by a group of pupils from year 7 and 8. An exciting programme included Caving, Mountain Walking, Canoeing, and visiting some Sheep and their new born lambs at a local farm, a real highlight for everyone!…

JRCS Year 10 GCSE PE

Jo Richardson Community School have been staying with us for the last few weeks with three different groups. It’s been a busy time so this is a little late, but we’ve finally had time this afternoon to catch our breath. First up were a group of Year 10 students who visited us to complete their…

Oldbury Wells School 2016

A different sort of week to finish the term, completing fieldwork for A-level geography investigations. An intense few days, testing equipment and sampling strategies, setting hypotheses, completing risk assessments, collecting, collating, presenting and analysing data, interspersed with outdoor activities to blow away the cobwebs. Our fieldwork day on the sand dunes at Crymlyn Burrows was…

Richard Alibon Primary School

It has been  full on week at Trewern for the Year 6 pupils from Richard Alibon Primary. The weather was changing for the worse when they arrived on Sunday evening. Overnight and in to Monday, the rain just kept coming and an icy wind started blowing. The children weren’t put off and after a morning…

Becontree Primary

We’ve had a fantastic week with Becontree Primary school this week. An unseasonably warm beginning to the week saw us having great adventures in the gorge and cave. The group were tough cookies, ignoring the cold water to complete every challenge that was set them with huge smiles on their faces! A wild end to the…

John Perry Primary

A great week with John Perry Primary. The weather was COLD, wet, windy, sunny -we had the lot- but the children managed to stay positive and make the most of their time with us. Teamwork, independence and listening were the key aims, achieved through canoeing and climbing, BMX and bushcraft, mountain walking and muddy puddle/assault…

Sandown Bay 2016

It’s been a full and busy week for 51 Year 8 pupils from Sandown Bay this week. After a journey by car, hovercraft, coach and minibus they arrived at Trewern on Sunday afternoon buzzing with energy. As the week progressed, that energy was directed into their outdoor activities and the many adventures the students faced….

Southwood 2016

Better late than never, here is the news from the Southwood trip from 2 weeks ago! A great week was had by all, despite some bizarre weather when the rest of the country had a heat wave. Thunderstorms with canoeing and caving just don’t mix. Anyway, we battled through and everybody managed to excel themselves…

Gilbert Colvin 2016

We’ve had Gilbert Colvin Primary staying this week, working on their listening, teamwork, and resilience through gorge walking, mountain walking, canoeing, caving and other activities. The children came on in leaps and bounds, so that by the end of the week we couldn’t have wished for a better group. Everybody pushed themselves at times and…