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Autumn Newsletter 2016 - North of England

Written by: Elmtree Press

Welcome to the Autumn edition of our newsletter, now we are all back after the Summer break why not take a look at what's to do over the coming months in the run up to Christmas.

Also remember that if you are thinking of your annual school trip for 2017 now is a great time to contact us so we can put together a bespoke school trip to your requirements to take the pressure off. Quality accommodation gets booked up well in advance so it's worth taking the time to think about next year now, see our tailor made school trips page for some inspiration or fill out the enquiry form for a quote.

Yorkshire

School staying at The Scarborough Travel & Holiday Lodge are now entitled to at least 10% off at the Alpamare Waterpark which includes some of Europe's most outrageous water-slides, a rolling wave pool and two heated outdoor pools ... read more

From devout choir monks singing in the nave to lay brothers working in the monastic garden at Fountains Abbey & Studley Royal, schools are invited to engage with the story of this amazing place through costumed interpretation ... read more

Whilst at The Deep, children can marvel at the 3500 fish including spectacular sharks and rays, the colony of Gentoo penguins , take a view through the glass viewing tunnel, enjoy the daily dive show and touch pool sessions. See what's happening this Autumn and Winter ... read more

If your class are studying an animal topic this year, why not have Flamingo Land’s zoo educators visit your school, college or group and help to bring your topic to life! ... read more

All manner of creepy ghouls and beasties lurk within Frightwater Valley at Halloween, so make sure you tread scarefully at Lightwater Valley Theme Park this Autumn! ... read more

It’s Guts, Gore and more at Thackray Medical Museum this half term.  The museum will be running a series of Wound make-up workshops using techniques from stage and film ... read more

Dalby is the perfect place for discovery, for all ages, at any time! If you’re planning a trip for a group or class, there’s plenty on offer to help with guided learning through adventure ... read more

North East England

At Scout Adventures we believe that amazing things can happen in the great outdoors. Whether it’s leaping off a jetty into a lake at the end of a day’s canoeing, chatting about the day’s activities in a bunk bed after lights out, or toasting marshmallows over glowing embers, these are memories being made ... read more

Experience the magic of Christmas past at Beamish, with wonderful festive activities, from 21st November to 16th December.  Take a trip back in time and be part of traditional celebrations ... read more

Set in the Treetops of ancient woodland, the High Ropes Course at Beamish Wild, Co. Durham is 2 hours of non-stop fun and challenges guaranteed to get your adrenaline pumping ... read more

The prestigious Sandford Award, which recognizes excellence in education programmes at heritage sites, has been achieved by Durham Cathedral’s Education team ... read more

Book an Autumn adventure and bring your school to WWT Washington for a curriculum-linked learning experience in the ever changing outdoors ... read more



North West England

The one of a kind programmes and activities at Chill Factore ensure that your group will be enthused and engaged throughout their visit, whilst being designed and built around your needs and requirements ... read more

At Scout Adventures we believe that amazing things can happen in the great outdoors. Whether it’s leaping off a jetty into a lake at the end of a day’s canoeing, chatting about the day’s activities in a bunk bed after lights out, or toasting marshmallows over glowing embers, these are memories being made ... read more

At Leighton Hall they have been very busy welcoming families to the hall, offering entertaining house tours and letting younger visitors run amok in the maze, tree face trail and woodland walk ... read more

NCCL delivers facilitated courtroom workshops in the North West at the Manchester Crown Court, Civil Justice Centre, Greater Manchester Police Museum, Bolton Magistrates’ Court and now at Bolton University Moot Court ... read more  or visit www.nccl.org.uk

Autumn is the most exciting time! WWT Martin Mere welcomes back thousands of geese and swans from the Arctic. Most of them spend the summer nesting in Iceland and then they make the fantastic journey far across sea and land to spend the winter with WWT, where they know they are safe ... read more