Havering Police Cadets

Havering Police Cadets have spent this week doing a range of outdoor activities with us in the August sun. The main focus of the week was fun and each day we did our best to challenge the cadets too. The course included three full days of gorge walking, caving and canoeing as well as a…

Our New Yurts

We have finally got around to creating a section on the website for our new yurts. To see the gallery we’ve created go to Yurt, which is under the Facilities and Activities section.

Robert Clack Biology 2016

Two weeks ago (I know, time flies!), we hosted the year 12 Biologists from Robert Clack High School. Camping out at the Brecon Bunkhouse, they spent 3 days carrying out fieldwork, and 1 day on activities. So, we did a woodland study near Cwm Du (followed by a tea shop visit in Crickhowell), a sand…

Trinity

We’ve had an outstanding week with eighteen young people from Trinity School. It has been a week filled with smiles, laughter and fun and amid all of that the pupils have challenged themselves and overcome their fears in a whole variety of situations. We have ventured underground, floated in pools, stood under waterfalls and climbed…

Ripple Primary School

This year, Ripple Primary School brought a mixture of year 5 and 6 pupils on their Trewern trip. It was fantastic to see so many familiar faces but also lots of new ones too. Team work, co-operation, independence and listening were the main aims for the week and after a day or two the group…

Marshalls Park

Marshalls Park School visited the centre recently for a weekend with a small group of students. After a late Friday arrival we headed out on Saturday for a day of adventure. Some of us went canoeing on the canal while others gorge walked. On Sunday everyone tried out a range of onsite activities, including biking…

Oratory School

This weekend we’ve had a small group of boys from Oratory School staying with us at Trewern. Their visit was all about adventure and pushing their limits. On the first evening they completed the assault course as well as taking on a number of traversing challenges in the climbing wall. The boys scored top marks…

Godwin Primary 2016

An excellent week with Godwin Primary, one of the most efficient and attentive groups we’ve had in a long time. They were so good at getting themselves ready, listening to instructions and going about their daily duties that we were able to fit loads more into every day, they really made the most of their…

Mark’s Gate Primary School

We’ve had year 6 pupils from Marks Gate Primary in the centre this week. The main aims of their stay were to improve on listening skills, to work together with greater community spirit and to become more independent. After three days of off testing activities, all of those skills were put to the test in…