Hatfield House Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL9 5NB

DATE: Monday 17th June 2019
TIME: 9.30am to 2.30pm
KEY STAGE: Key Stage 2 (priority given to yrs 5 & 6)
COST: This event is free of charge thanks
to the Fiona Barker Memorial Fund

PRE-VISIT BRIEFING (PVB): All schools must send a representative to the PVB, without the PVB, we cannot accept schools on the Estate Day.

 

For further information contact
Gary Richardson
e-mail

Sandringham Estate, King’s Lynn, Norfolk, PE35 6EN

DATE: Monday 10th June 2019
TIME: 9.30am to 2.30pm
KEY STAGE: Key Stage 2 (priority given to yrs 5 & 6)
COST: This event is free of charge  FULLY BOOKED

PRE-VISIT BRIEFING (PVB): All schools must send a representative to the PVB, without the PVB, we cannot accept schools on the Estate Day.

 

For further information contact
Gary Richardson
e-mail

Thurlow Estate, Great Thurlow, Haverhill, Suffolk, CB9 7LQ

 

DATE: Friday 17th May 2019
TIME: 9.30am to 2.30pm
KEY STAGE: Key Stage 2 (priority given to yrs 5 & 6)
COST: This event will be free of charge.

PRE-VISIT BRIEFING (PVB): All schools must send a representative to the PVB, without the PVB, we cannot accept schools on the Estate Day.

The day will be centred at Hall Barn, Great Thurlow and will include demonstrations and visits to the following Estate activities:

Farming – The arable farming process including the machinery and the food production process from field to table. The livestock including the suckler herd and the sheep flock.

Woodland Management – Three demonstrations to show the full life cycle of the woodland from seed collection to timber processing, including the environmental benefit of active woodland management.

The Thurlow Foxhounds – A visit to the Hunt Kennels to meet the hounds and the working horses as well as the terrier man and his terriers and ferrets.

Gamekeeping – Game bird rearing, working retrievers and the environmental benefit of vermin control.

For further information contact us.
Tel: 01422 885566
or e-mail

Woburn Estate,Woburn Park, Bedfordshire, MK17 9WA

DATE: Please contact Adele Clegg (below)
TIME: 9.30am to 2.30pm
KEY STAGE: Key Stage 2 (priority given to yrs 5 & 6)
COST: This event is free of charge

PRE-VISIT BRIEFING (PVB): All schools must send a representative to the PVB, without the PVB, we cannot accept schools on the Estate Day.

See how estates like Woburn have adapted to remain viable, yet preserve the beauty of the countryside.

The trails followed on the day will include:

Farming – crops and machinery from Woburn farms.

Deer – meeting the deer staff, identifying deer and learning about deer control.

Woodland – meeting a gamekeeper and foresters, identifying trees and seeing planting/felling in action.

For further information contact
Adele Clegg
Tel: 01525 290991
or e-mail

Woodhall Park, Watton-at-Stone, Hertford, SG14 3NE

DATE: 2019 dates to be confirmed
TIME: 9.30am to 2.30pm
KEY STAGE: Key Stage 2 (priority given to yrs 5 & 6)
COST: This event is free of charge

PRE-VISIT BRIEFING (PVB):
All schools must send a representative to the PVB, without the PVB, we cannot accept schools on the Estate Day.

For further information contact Gary Richardson
e-mail