Sue Robb of 4Children talks to Julie Laughton and Alison Britton from the Department for Education about the role of childminders in delivering the 30 hours free entitlement.
Beaudesert Outdoor Activity Centre
Beaudesert Outdoor Activity Centre, located in Cannock Chase, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, offers residential packages for outdoor education and adventure.
Our residential packages start from just £40 per person for 1 night including accommodation, catering and a full activity programme. We have a range of lodges and tented villages providing good value accommodation.
Our activities include high ropes, via ferrata, coracling, rafting, archery, low ropes and tomahawk throwing. Our catering is home cooked, and we are able to support all requirements. We have an amazing team of staff who are here to make your visit as memorable as possible.
With a 120 acres of mixed parklands and woodland to explore we can provide educational visits too. Castle ring iron age fort is accessible form our site and we have our own various wetlands, habitats and history.
We have our own Heritage award providing some fantastic educational tools. We have camping sites for self-catered D of E expeditions and we can also offer fun days or educational day visits.
Our centre is well suited to forest School activity. We are open to all youth organisations, schools and colleges. We also offer adventure birthday parties for young people.