Badminton Estate, Badminton, South Gloucestershire, GL9 1DF

DATE:  Tuesday 4th and Wednesday 5th 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.

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

Woodland Trail– Meeting gamekeepers, foresters and woodland activities

Farm Trail– A guided tour of the dairy buildings, meeting Jersey cows and calves, machinery in order of cultivation, and turkeys.

Village Trail– A guided tour of the village including the stables and kennels.

Please remember to choose only two visits

For further information contact Gary Richardson
e-mail

Cranborne Estate, Wimborne, Dorset, BH21 5PP

DATE: Thursday 6th and Friday 7th 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 in 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

The Fonthill Estate, Fonthill Bishop, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP3 5SH

DATE:Friday 21st 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.

 

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

Hurdcott House, Barford St Martin, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP3 4BA

DATE: TBC 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.

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 two trails will include:

River and Meadows – A guided walk in a site of special scientific interest, meeting fishermen and gamekeepers with children’s activities in the water meadows

Farm and Woodland – A teacher led trail meeting a shepherd, cattle and arable farmers and foresters.

A bird of prey flying demonstration will take place at lunchtime.

For further information contact Gary Richardson
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Melbury Estate, Sampford, Dorchester, Dorset, DT2 0LF

DATE: Tuesday 11th 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.

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 two trails include:

Farm Trail – A guided tour of a modern dairy with cows and calves and a sheep shearing demonstration.

House and Parkland Trail – A teacher led trail meeting gamekeepers, fishermen, foresters, a farrier shoeing a horse and the history of Melbury House.

For further information contact Gary Richardson
 e-mail