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Kingswood Trust


Discover nature.Learn outdoors.

Description

Kingswood Trust is an award winning charity, holding the Queens Award for Voluntary Service, The Learning Outside the Classroom Quality Badge and are Dementia Friendly.

We guarantee your experience will be a breath of fresh air, creating lasting memories and ensuring enrichment and achievement for everyone.

Our outdoor education programmes promote health and well-being as well as nurture a sense of curiosity and fascination in the natural world.

Our charity, The Kingswood Trust, is a place where history comes alive with old buildings, air-raid shelters, historical features and artefacts.

Outdoor learning takes place in our woodland and natural habitats, pond areas, bird hide, climbing trees, adventure ropes, forest school base camps and gardening areas. Opportunities to meet our sheep, ducks and chickens, rabbits, guinea pigs and tortoises are a favourite with all our visitors. Our team building programme offers essential skills activities for personal growth.

We run a variety of programmes for school and community groups including residential stays, day visits and forest school programmes.

We are known for our exceptional events and activities all year around and these are for the general public and are accessible to people of all ages, including older adults.

Book our amazing site and facilities for your own activities, parties and events.

Volunteer with us - a wide range of roles are currently available. We offer training and support for people aged 16+


Reviews

The following reviews have been added by visit leaders using the EVOLVE system.
Overview
4.8
92 reviews


Excellent
 
82%

Very Good
 
17%

Average
 
1%

Poor
 
0%

Awful
 
0%

(June 2021 - Primary School)




(May 2021 - Primary School)




(May 2021 - Primary School)




Really well organised and the children loved it (May 2021 - Primary School)




Wonderful visit as always. Great Staff, wonderful accommodation, amazing activities. Children will remember it forever! (March 2020 - Primary School)




(March 2020 - Primary School)




(February 2020 - Primary School)




Excellent facility (February 2020 - Primary School)




(February 2020 - Primary School)




An excellent trip in which the children learnt valuable team work skills with activities linked to our curriculum. (January 2020 - Primary School)




(January 2020 - Primary School)




Excellent communication. Great opportunities for the children to experience the outdoors. Staff adapted plans prior to trip and also made changes on the day to meet the needs of the children. (January 2020 - Primary School)




Excellent communication. Great opportunities for the children to experience the outdoors (January 2020 - Primary School)




Excellent visit enjoyed by all who attended. (January 2020 - Primary School)




Excellent visit enjoyed by all who attended. (January 2020 - Primary School)




The children really enjoyed their time at Kingswood. They were able to develop their team working skills and learnt a great deal about the wider world. Children were able to develop their map skills and learnt a lot about mini habitats which will support their science topic next term. (December 2019 - Primary School)




The children really enjoyed their time at Kingswood. They were able to develop their team working skills and learnt a great deal about the wider world. Children were able to develop their map skills and learnt a lot about mini habitats which will support their science topic next term. (December 2019 - Primary School)




(December 2019 - Primary School)




great opportunity for children and parents to work together outdoors and experience woodland activities (November 2019 - Primary School)




well organised activities, age appropriate, engaging and stimulating for parent child experience in the outdoor setting (November 2019 - Primary School)




(November 2019 - Primary School)




(October 2019 - Primary School)




An excellent visit. The lead members of staff were extremely helpful and the food was fantastic. The children all had a great time and the learning needs were met. (October 2019 - Primary School)




Trip was successful however for future reference it would be better for children to carry wellington boots with them so that the activities can commence quicker. (October 2019 - Primary School)




(October 2019 - Primary School)




(September 2019 - Primary School)




(September 2019 - Primary School)




(September 2019 - Primary School)




A fantastic outdoor space with good expertise from the staff. All children were able to access activities and achieved targets towards team building and learning about the environment (September 2019 - Primary School)




Children love it her. Staff are brilliant (July 2019 - Primary School)




(July 2019 - Primary School)




(July 2019 - Primary School)




A fantastic trip, well organised and enjoyed by all. (July 2019 - Primary School)




Fantastic day, very well organised and the children loved it. (July 2019 - Primary School)




A very enjoyable day. Good facilities and well organised. (June 2019 - Primary School)




Wonderful venue. Well planned activities by theKingswood staff. Ideal for all aged children. (June 2019 - Primary School)




(June 2019 - Secondary School)




Great visit, as previous years have been. Have already booked next years! Staff are welcoming and informative, children reciving invaluable learning experiences whilst there. (June 2019 - Primary School)




(June 2019 - Primary School)




(June 2019 - Primary School)




(May 2019 - Primary School & Secondary School)




We have had a fun day full of learning and language and teamwork (May 2019)




A well planned day that delivered effective learning (May 2019 - Primary School)




We have had very useful learning experiences today. The staff have helped us deliver the planned content professionally. (May 2019 - Primary School)




Fantastic learning experiences in a creative outdoor environment. Brilliant fun. (May 2019 - Primary School)




Lovely resource (May 2019 - Primary School)




(May 2019 - Primary School)




Excellent Forest school programme pitched at a challenging but attainable level for my group of SLD learners. (April 2019 - Secondary School)




A fantastic residential visit for Year 2 children. They took part in a range of activities and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. (March 2019 - Primary School)




(February 2019 - Primary School & Secondary School)




(February 2019 - Primary School)




(February 2019 - Primary School)




(February 2019 - Primary School)




(February 2019 - Primary School)




(February 2019 - Primary School)




(February 2019)




(February 2019)




(January 2019 - Primary School)




Children had a really enjoyable time whilst on their residential at Kingswood, and learnt a lot about the world around them, which they have since applied to their learning back in school. (January 2019 - Primary School)




The staff and grounds at the Kingswood Trust enable my children to experience the excitement and mystery of nature in a way they would not normally. (January 2019 - Primary School)




The staff and grounds at the Kingswood Trust enable my children to experience the excitement and mystery of nature in a way they would not normally. (January 2019 - Primary School)




A great centre, not to far away and doing real outdoor learning. (January 2019 - Secondary School)




(December 2018 - Primary School)




The group had a fantastic afternoon exploring the forest, making mud, challenging themselves on the climbing structure and the zip wire. They enjoyed the hot chocolate drink. It was a brilliant afternoon which involved good team work and interactions with the children. (December 2018 - Primary School)




The group had a fantastic afternoon exploring the forest and participating in all the activities available to them. (December 2018 - Primary School)




(November 2018 - Primary School)




Unfortunately the visit was cancelled due to vandalism to the Kingswood mini bus, visit to be re-arranged. (November 2018 - Primary School)




Unfortunately the visit was cancelled due to vandalism to the Kingswood mini bus, visit to be re-arranged. (November 2018 - Primary School)




The children really enjoyed their experience at Kingswood Thank you (November 2018 - Primary School)




(November 2018 - Primary School)




(November 2018 - Primary School)




(November 2018 - Primary School)




(October 2018 - Secondary School)




(October 2018 - Secondary School)




(October 2018 - Primary School)




(October 2018 - Primary School)




(October 2018 - Primary School)




(October 2018 - Primary School)




(October 2018 - Primary School)




(October 2018 - Primary School)




(October 2018 - Primary School)




(October 2018 - Primary School)




(September 2018 - Primary School)




(September 2018 - Primary School)




(September 2018 - Secondary School)




The children really enjoyed their experience at Kingswood (September 2018 - Primary School)




Thank you for providing suitable activities us at short notice. Staff were understanding and flexible which made our experience one that provided children with knowledge and skills suitable for their ages and all abilities. (June 2018 - Primary School)




A thourghly enjoyable day. The learning environment and facilities were very good. The staff were very welcoming and knowledgeable. There was the right mix of activities that were tailored to meet our needs. (May 2018 - Primary School)




fantastic resources and residential for SEN pupils. Staff very welcoming, helpful and accommodated to all our pupils needs. (May 2018 - Primary School)




The activities on the day were well organised. Staff were friendly and helpful. (April 2018 - Primary School)




(April 2018 - Primary School)




(December 2017 - Primary School)




Contact

Kingswood Trust
Kngswood Trust
Holyhead Road
Wolverhampton
Wolverhampton
WV7 3AP
LOtC

Pricing

Please contact Kingswood Trust directly for current prices and offers.

Contact Kingswood Trust by:
Telephone: 01902 558132
Email:kingswood@wolverhampton.gov.uk

Opening Times

Open Monday to Fridays all year around for organised School and Group bookings.
Open Tuesdays and Saturdays 10am - 1pm for general public access - bookable online via eventbrite.co.uk.
Volunteer with us - we have varied opening times for volunteers

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Discover nature.Learn outdoors.

Description

Kingswood Trust is an award winning charity, holding the Queens Award for Voluntary Service, The Learning Outside the Classroom Quality Badge and are Dementia Friendly.

We guarantee your experience will be a breath of fresh air, creating lasting memories and ensuring enrichment and achievement for everyone.

Our outdoor education programmes promote health and well-being as well as nurture a sense of curiosity and fascination in the natural world.

Our charity, The Kingswood Trust, is a place where history comes alive with old buildings, air-raid shelters, historical features and artefacts.

Outdoor learning takes place in our woodland and natural habitats, pond areas, bird hide, climbing trees, adventure ropes, forest school base camps and gardening areas. Opportunities to meet our sheep, ducks and chickens, rabbits, guinea pigs and tortoises are a favourite with all our visitors. Our team building programme offers essential skills activities for personal growth.

We run a variety of programmes for school and community groups including residential stays, day visits and forest school programmes.

We are known for our exceptional events and activities all year around and these are for the general public and are accessible to people of all ages, including older adults.

Book our amazing site and facilities for your own activities, parties and events.

Volunteer with us - a wide range of roles are currently available. We offer training and support for people aged 16+

Pricing

Please contact Kingswood Trust directly for current prices and offers.

Contact Kingswood Trust by:
Telephone: 01902 558132
Email:kingswood@wolverhampton.gov.uk

Opening Times

Open Monday to Fridays all year around for organised School and Group bookings.
Open Tuesdays and Saturdays 10am - 1pm for general public access - bookable online via eventbrite.co.uk.
Volunteer with us - we have varied opening times for volunteers

Contact

Kingswood Trust
Kngswood Trust
Holyhead Road
Wolverhampton
Wolverhampton
WV7 3AP
LOtC

Reviews

The following reviews have been added by visit leaders using the EVOLVE system.
Overview
4.8
92 reviews


Excellent
 
82%

Very Good
 
17%

Average
 
1%

Poor
 
0%

Awful
 
0%

June 2021 - Primary School




May 2021 - Primary School




May 2021 - Primary School




May 2021 - Primary School
Really well organised and the children loved it



March 2020 - Primary School
Wonderful visit as always. Great Staff, wonderful accommodation, amazing activities. Children will remember it forever!



March 2020 - Primary School




February 2020 - Primary School




February 2020 - Primary School
Excellent facility



February 2020 - Primary School




January 2020 - Primary School
An excellent trip in which the children learnt valuable team work skills with activities linked to our curriculum.



January 2020 - Primary School




January 2020 - Primary School
Excellent communication. Great opportunities for the children to experience the outdoors. Staff adapted plans prior to trip and also made changes on the day to meet the needs of the children.



January 2020 - Primary School
Excellent communication. Great opportunities for the children to experience the outdoors



January 2020 - Primary School
Excellent visit enjoyed by all who attended.



January 2020 - Primary School
Excellent visit enjoyed by all who attended.



December 2019 - Primary School
The children really enjoyed their time at Kingswood. They were able to develop their team working skills and learnt a great deal about the wider world. Children were able to develop their map skills and learnt a lot about mini habitats which will support their science topic next term.



December 2019 - Primary School
The children really enjoyed their time at Kingswood. They were able to develop their team working skills and learnt a great deal about the wider world. Children were able to develop their map skills and learnt a lot about mini habitats which will support their science topic next term.



December 2019 - Primary School




November 2019 - Primary School
great opportunity for children and parents to work together outdoors and experience woodland activities



November 2019 - Primary School
well organised activities, age appropriate, engaging and stimulating for parent child experience in the outdoor setting



November 2019 - Primary School




October 2019 - Primary School




October 2019 - Primary School
An excellent visit. The lead members of staff were extremely helpful and the food was fantastic. The children all had a great time and the learning needs were met.



October 2019 - Primary School
Trip was successful however for future reference it would be better for children to carry wellington boots with them so that the activities can commence quicker.



October 2019 - Primary School




September 2019 - Primary School




September 2019 - Primary School




September 2019 - Primary School




September 2019 - Primary School
A fantastic outdoor space with good expertise from the staff. All children were able to access activities and achieved targets towards team building and learning about the environment



July 2019 - Primary School
Children love it her. Staff are brilliant



July 2019 - Primary School




July 2019 - Primary School




July 2019 - Primary School
A fantastic trip, well organised and enjoyed by all.



July 2019 - Primary School
Fantastic day, very well organised and the children loved it.



June 2019 - Primary School
A very enjoyable day. Good facilities and well organised.



June 2019 - Primary School
Wonderful venue. Well planned activities by theKingswood staff. Ideal for all aged children.



June 2019 - Secondary School




June 2019 - Primary School
Great visit, as previous years have been. Have already booked next years! Staff are welcoming and informative, children reciving invaluable learning experiences whilst there.



June 2019 - Primary School




June 2019 - Primary School




May 2019 - Primary School & Secondary School




May 2019
We have had a fun day full of learning and language and teamwork



May 2019 - Primary School
A well planned day that delivered effective learning



May 2019 - Primary School
We have had very useful learning experiences today. The staff have helped us deliver the planned content professionally.



May 2019 - Primary School
Fantastic learning experiences in a creative outdoor environment. Brilliant fun.



May 2019 - Primary School
Lovely resource



May 2019 - Primary School




April 2019 - Secondary School
Excellent Forest school programme pitched at a challenging but attainable level for my group of SLD learners.



March 2019 - Primary School
A fantastic residential visit for Year 2 children. They took part in a range of activities and thoroughly enjoyed the experience.



February 2019 - Primary School & Secondary School




February 2019 - Primary School




February 2019 - Primary School




February 2019 - Primary School




February 2019 - Primary School




February 2019 - Primary School




February 2019




February 2019




January 2019 - Primary School




January 2019 - Primary School
Children had a really enjoyable time whilst on their residential at Kingswood, and learnt a lot about the world around them, which they have since applied to their learning back in school.



January 2019 - Primary School
The staff and grounds at the Kingswood Trust enable my children to experience the excitement and mystery of nature in a way they would not normally.



January 2019 - Primary School
The staff and grounds at the Kingswood Trust enable my children to experience the excitement and mystery of nature in a way they would not normally.



January 2019 - Secondary School
A great centre, not to far away and doing real outdoor learning.



December 2018 - Primary School




December 2018 - Primary School
The group had a fantastic afternoon exploring the forest, making mud, challenging themselves on the climbing structure and the zip wire. They enjoyed the hot chocolate drink. It was a brilliant afternoon which involved good team work and interactions with the children.



December 2018 - Primary School
The group had a fantastic afternoon exploring the forest and participating in all the activities available to them.



November 2018 - Primary School




November 2018 - Primary School
Unfortunately the visit was cancelled due to vandalism to the Kingswood mini bus, visit to be re-arranged.



November 2018 - Primary School
Unfortunately the visit was cancelled due to vandalism to the Kingswood mini bus, visit to be re-arranged.



November 2018 - Primary School
The children really enjoyed their experience at Kingswood Thank you



November 2018 - Primary School




November 2018 - Primary School




November 2018 - Primary School




October 2018 - Secondary School




October 2018 - Secondary School




October 2018 - Primary School




October 2018 - Primary School




October 2018 - Primary School




October 2018 - Primary School




October 2018 - Primary School




October 2018 - Primary School




October 2018 - Primary School




October 2018 - Primary School




September 2018 - Primary School




September 2018 - Primary School




September 2018 - Secondary School




September 2018 - Primary School
The children really enjoyed their experience at Kingswood



June 2018 - Primary School
Thank you for providing suitable activities us at short notice. Staff were understanding and flexible which made our experience one that provided children with knowledge and skills suitable for their ages and all abilities.



May 2018 - Primary School
A thourghly enjoyable day. The learning environment and facilities were very good. The staff were very welcoming and knowledgeable. There was the right mix of activities that were tailored to meet our needs.



May 2018 - Primary School
fantastic resources and residential for SEN pupils. Staff very welcoming, helpful and accommodated to all our pupils needs.



April 2018 - Primary School
The activities on the day were well organised. Staff were friendly and helpful.



April 2018 - Primary School




December 2017 - Primary School