JRCS GCSE PE

21 Year 10 JRCS students had a tough week this week. They had come to Trewern to complete a course in two different outdoor and adventurous activities for their GCSE PE. Everyone did a day of archery and had a choice of either climbing or orienteering for the other three days. Most students were starting from scratch…

National Park Mosaic Project

 Friday – Welcome to our visitors for this W/E – Mosiac champions. The Mosaic projects aim to encourage people who are new to National Parks to get to know and enjoy them, whilst giving opportunities to young people and people from black and minority ethnic communities to experience these amazing landscapes. This weekend a group…

Field Studies Week with JRCS

Alpine weather covered the Brecon Beacons for the entire week.  High Pressure and super cold temperatures meant that whether we were studying rivers or looking at tourism management the snowy mountain peaks were never far from sight.  The GCSE geography students from JRCS were incredibly resilient and hardworking all week. This included wading into rivers to…

Sydney Russell Year 8 trip

Year 8 students from Sydney Russell have had an action packed week at Trewern this week. We picked them up from Hereford Station on Friday and the whole group brimmed with enthusiasm from that moment on. There was snow on the mountains when we went mountain walking, there was lots of fast moving water when…

CIC training course

Working at the top end – SRT rescues. Last week saw three candidates complete their CIC training course at Trewern. Well done to you all – happy caving.

St Margarets Primary School

Last Primary group of the term, and what fabulous weather we’ve had for it! Crisp, clear skies made the Mountains seem quite magical. St Margaret’s students proved themselves to be fit and ‘gutsy’, tackling all challenges with enthusiasm and loads of energy. They also showed us their more artistic side too, spending one evening bringing Christmas…

Becontree Primary School

Year 6 pupils from Becontree Primary School enjoyed a busy week at Trewern last week. They arrived buzzing and ready for action on Monday afternoon so after dinner, Dave took them straight into the climbing wall for bouldering and games. The following day, both groups were still full of energy so a mountain walk was…

John Perry Primary school

A week with John Perry Primary students – a lot of rough weather – did that stop us? Absolutely not; the challenge was greater which gave us a fantastic ‘buzz’ feeling. Best activity – most of us voted for the mountain walk. Hard work, but what views!

Gilbert Colvin Primary School

Well done year 6 pupils from Gilbert Colvin School for putting so much effort and hard work into your week. Whether caving, canoeing, climbing, gorge walking or mountaineering you always tried your hardest and you should be proud of your achievements. Just as great was the additional work you put in around the centre to…