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All the latest news and information from Anderton Centre.

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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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 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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We Are Open!

Our Centre is open and welcoming guests both during the week and at weekends. Comprehensive safety measures are in place for visitors and each activity is designed to ensure numbers are limited and social distancing restrictions are adhered to. You can come along and enjoy: Pay and Play Our Play and Pay sessions continue to […]

Posted on 13th August 2020

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School trips

New Partnership A Benefit For Schools

We’re already preparing for school trips for the start of the new term and are looking forward to welcoming children to our Centre for the day starting in September. There will be an array of indoor and outdoor activities for children to participate in, suitable for all weathers. We’ve partnered with Tyrers Coaches to provide […]

Posted on 28th July 2020

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Sunrise SUP – Early morning Pay & Play sessions!

Start your day with an hour’s Stand Up Paddle Boarding (SUP) on the beautiful tranquil surroundings of Lower Rivington Reservoir! We are extending our popular Pay & Play provision to include early morning sessions. These sessions are suitable for experienced paddlers only. As a minimum you should have attended at least one of our standard […]

Posted on 13th July 2020

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Our Summer Holiday Club for Children is Back!

Our summer holiday club for children is back – we call it Adventure Club! Come and have some fun over the summer holidays! It may run a little differently to normal so we can ensure we comply with government guidelines, but there are still lots of fantastic activities children can take part in. For the […]

Posted on 3rd July 2020

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The Anderton Centre welcomes back children for safe and exciting outdoor activities as lockdown eases

The Anderton Centre, North West Outdoor Education Centre Charity has reopened its doors to offer exciting activities for young people who have faced restrictions during the Covid-19 lockdown.   The Anderton Centre, based at Lower Rivington Reservoir, Anderton, Chorley, has introduced stringent safety measures to make the site Covid-secure.   The Centre, which is part […]

Posted on 29th June 2020

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Residential holiday activities

Rebuild Relationships With Your Work Colleagues

Many people are feeling disconnected from their work colleagues and we believe we can help rebuild these relationships, enabling people to reconnect, share best practice and discuss how to rebuild their workforce. We’re very keen to support those who are returning to work after the lockdown as well as those who continue to be furloughed. […]

Posted on 18th June 2020

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