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Posted on 29th October 2020
Updated Pay and Play Sessions from November
As winter starts to draw in bringing an inevitable change of weather, we are adjusting our Pay & Play sessions from 7th November to land based activities only which will be held on Saturdays. Each two-hour session will include one hour of Archery followed by one hour of Bush Craft Skills, ideal for individuals or family bubbles of up to...
Posted on 15th October 2020
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 skilled and qualified instructors will...
Posted on 14th October 2020
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 the Crate Stack is to...
Posted on 30th September 2020
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 will be available. These will...
Posted on 17th September 2020
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 little differently to normal to...
Posted on 8th September 2020
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 helping teachers get together in...
Posted on 28th August 2020
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 achieve this within a Covid...
Posted on 27th August 2020
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 key objectives. In the winter...
Posted on 14th August 2020
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 time with family den building,...