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Outdoor Activity As Important As Formal Education

We understand how important it is for children to return to their formal education, however, their physical health and wellbeing is of equal importance especially during these unprecedented times. It is important that we offset the negativity of recent events surrounding Covid-19. Children have been restricted from their normal social movements and displaced from their […]

Posted on 21st April 2020

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Outdoor birthday parties

Bushcraft Outdoor Birthday Parties At The Anderton Centre

Why not book an outdoor birthday party and learn some bushcraft at The Anderton Centre? Celebrate in style with this exciting activity during the Autumn and Winter seasons. The Anderton Centre provides a safe setting for budding survivalists and bushcraft enthusiasts, retaining a remote outdoor setting, whilst only a few feet away from the centre. Our […]

Posted on 15th October 2020

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Anderton Centre sponsorship

Lift Us Up, Sponsor a Crate!

Lancashire Outdoor Activities Initiative has been drastically affected by the COVID 19 pandemic losing its main source of charitable income. We are therefore offering businesses, schools, supporters and members of the public the opportunity to become part of the Anderton Centre by sponsoring a crate in our very popular Crate Stack Activity. The aim of […]

Posted on 14th October 2020

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Wellbeing Day

NHS Trust Come To The Anderton Centre For Wellbeing Day

The NHS Trust in East Cheshire recently invested in a wellbeing day for their team, hosted by the Anderton Centre. The NHS staff attending are part of the Critical Care team who have been dealing with COVID over the past six months, and the team comprised of ten people; one Consultant Intensivist, seven Critical Care […]

Posted on 4th October 2020

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We’re Open As Normal

For just a few hours why not switch off from the strains of lockdown and have fun and improve your health and wellbeing at the Anderton Centre. During October our sessions will be even safer with some small alterations. Each session will now run for 2 hours and for water-based activities, wetsuits and changing facilities […]

Posted on 30th September 2020

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October Half Term Activities

October Half Term Activities

Take advantage of our Adventure Club for some exciting October half term activities. It may seem like we have only just returned to school, but half term will soon be upon us so why not give your children the opportunity to get outdoors and have fun in a safe environment? The Adventure Club will run a […]

Posted on 17th September 2020

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Taster Sessions For Teachers

Many teachers have felt disconnected from their colleagues over the past months and we believe we can help rebuild these relationships, enabling teachers to reconnect, share best practice and discuss the challenges of teaching in the current environment. With a combination of socially distanced meeting rooms and team building initiatives, our facilities are ideal for […]

Posted on 8th September 2020

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Non Residential… Residential Trips!

Due to current Government restrictions, we are currently unable to accommodate overnight stays. However, by including activities and sessions in the evenings, we have successfully delivered several residential trips for schools, with full catering but minus the overnight stays. We understand the importance of reconnecting young people with education and learning. The Anderton Centre can […]

Posted on 28th August 2020

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Team Building Activities - Low Ropes

Our Centre Is Ideal In The Autumn And Winter

There are many benefits to visiting the Anderton Centre during the autumn and winter. Being Outside Our site is Covid secure and social distancing is much easier when outside. Outdoor space, fresh air and greenery are proven to be hugely beneficial to mental health. Exposing participants to managed levels of risk is one of our […]

Posted on 27th August 2020

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staycation activities

Staycation Activities at the Anderton Centre

Add some fun and excitement to your staycation activities by visiting the Anderton Centre. We offer a full day of water and land-based activities including archery, abseiling, low ropes, canoeing, kayaking and paddle boarding. Explore the beauty of Rivington as a family on a rafted canoe or a giant stand up paddle board! Spend quality […]

Posted on 14th August 2020

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