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Ex Anderton Centre employee builds kitchen for Kenyan school

Lancashire Outdoor Activities Initiative, the charity which runs the Anderton Centre has a longstanding relationship with the Army Cadet Force (ACF) and contributes towards their provision for young people to increase opportunities available to them. Former Anderton Centre employee Georgina Martin recently returned from a trip to Kenya where she and her fellow Cadet Force Adult […]

Posted on 16th December 2019

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RYA level 2 sailing

Mark undertakes his RYA level 2 sailing course

Mark Skuce was looking for a RYA level 2 sailing course to enable him to have the necessary skills to sail dinghy’s on inland waters and following some research found a site local to him that delivered exactly what he needed. The Anderton Centre, based on Rivington reservoir offers a range of specialist water and […]

Posted on 15th November 2019

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Learning outside the classroom accreditation

Anderton Centre is reaccredited for Learning Outside The Classroom Quality Badge

Book the Anderton Centre with confidence – we’ve been reaccredited for the Learning Outside the Classroom Quality Badge We’re thrilled to have been accredited yet again with the Learning Outside the Classroom (LOtC) Badge. It’s the only accreditation from the Department of Education that covers all types of out of classroom learning providers and ensures […]

Posted on 16th October 2019

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Health and wellbeing coaching

Anderton Centre offer health and wellbeing coaching to staff

We were so impressed by what PT Health Coaching were offering for health and wellbeing in the workplace that we decided to run it for our own staff. Paul from PT Health Coaching started off with a workplace health questionnaire to identify any specific stress points in the business which we could improve, as well […]

Posted on 15th October 2019

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Christmas food

Amazing Christmas Food At The Anderton Centre

Are you visiting us this December? Choose to have some of our Christmas food and you’ll be in for a real treat! If you haven’t booked to visit us, we think you will once you’ve read this! From 1stDecember you will be able to tuck into our amazing Christmas food. You’ll be treated to scrumptious […]

Posted on 7th October 2019

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Health and wellbeing coaching

New service to improve your staff’s health and wellbeing

We genuinely believe that the mental health and wellbeing of employees is critical to the success of an organisation and have therefore teamed up with experts PT Health Coaching to deliver a comprehensive service to our corporate clients. Our aim is to incorporate a range of services into our corporate packages, so not only will […]

Posted on 12th September 2019

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Macmillan coffee morning

We’re hosting a Macmillan coffee morning

We’re delighted to be hosting a Coffee Morning for Macmillan Cancer Support to raise funds for their fantastic cause. On Friday 27thSeptember between 10am and 12 noon we’ll be serving up a delightful range of homemade cakes baked in our very own kitchen along with hot and cold drinks. You’ll also have the opportunity to […]

Posted on 3rd September 2019

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Bolton Impact Trust Youth Challenge

Bolton Impact Trust Youth Challenge Girls Thrive At The Anderton Centre

Girls from the Bolton Impact Trust Youth Challenge thrive at The Anderton Centre The motto of the Bolton Impact Trust Youth Challenge is “Celebrating achievement” and that is exactly what they do when they’re at the Anderton Centre. The Trust’s aim is to inspire every young person to acquire the knowledge, skills and experience necessary, […]

Posted on 6th August 2019

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The Anderton Centre attended The Royal Lancashire Show

We exhibited for the first time at the Royal Lancashire Show this year. Despite the torrential rain during some of the show we had a very successful few days. Our team chatted to many visitors encouraging them to take part in numerous activities such as Towers of Hanoi, puzzles and many other problem solving activities. The Towers of […]

Posted on 25th July 2019

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