Why rain shouldn’t stop play

Why rain shouldn’t stop play

We’ve been running sessions for families with SEN children for over 18 months now and have been blessed with good weather for just about every monthly meeting. However, last Sunday it was very, very wet and to be honest I wondered just how the session would go....
Delivering wellbeing with nature

Delivering wellbeing with nature

What does wellbeing mean? The term ‘wellbeing’ is used to define an individual’s health beyond one related to only measurement of the physical state. Wellbeing takes into consideration the social, psychological, economic and environmental factors...
The benefits of nature connection

The benefits of nature connection

Using the natural world to benefit wellbeing seems almost too simple a solution, but there’s a growing body of scientific research that shows it works very effectively. Nature connection can be improved through a variety of methods, whether the method used is one that...
Wild Flower walk and cream tea

Wild Flower walk and cream tea

Monday 29th April – wild flower walk and cream tea We’ve been surveying the woodland flowers at Oxlip Wood and found over 50 different flowering plants just this last weekend. You can not only enjoy the visual delights of discovering Bluebells, Orchids,...
Bushcraft skills sessions

Bushcraft skills sessions

What is bushcraft? Bushcraft is more than about learning skills for survival in the wild, rather more about learning skills required to immerse yourself in a wild place with as little negative impact on that place as possible. Taking part in our bushcraft sessions...
Wellbeing through nature connection

Wellbeing through nature connection

The benefits of nature connection There is a growing realisation that nature connection can play a valuable role in promoting wellbeing. There is also increasing recognition that the actions of helping people to connect with nature requires provision of activities...
Nene Valley Festival woodland wellbeing session

Nene Valley Festival woodland wellbeing session

Nene Valley Festival 2018 Woodland wellbeing session – Tuesday 18th September 10.30-12 noon A great opportunity to experience activities we run during woodland sessions, with the objective of benefitting wellbeing. Feed your soul and your imagination, enjoying...