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Take a look at some of our team of instructors taking on the mannequin challenge on our accessible high ropes course!

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At Lea Green Centre, we closely follow research and reports released by Learning Away - who have a vision to support more children and young people to enjoy Brilliant Residentials. The below short film highlights some recent overwhelming evidence from Learning Away, an action research programme involving over 60 primary, secondary and special schools, that trips with an overnight stay have a transformative impact on everyone involved. Find out more about planning a Brilliant Residential online Read the rest of this article

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This blog promotes ways to support teaching and learning in natural environments and the below post from October 2016 highlights the impact on teenagers of longer term repeated residential outdoor experiences on their academic achievements. "The ‘Outdoors Indoors’ and Making Gains: the impact of outdoor residential experiences on students’ examination grades and confidence” The author of the blog post is Dr Carol Fuller - a sociologist and associate professor at Reading University. Read the rest of this article

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YesFest! Sunday 14th May 2017 (11am to 7pm) Join us as we open the gates to our 25 acre countryside site at Lea Green Centre for a family festival that's open to everyone. Up and coming fresh new music acts, live music from established bands including The Buffalo Skinners and Cortez Bank and a range of quality food and drink options will ensure your summer kick-starts with a fun filled festival! You can also take on exciting and fun outdoor activities like Skyline (our accessible ropes course Read the rest of this article