News/Blog

News/Blog

Duncombe Primary School Adventures at Cardfields

Duncombe Primary School have been welcomed back to Cardfields for fun filled four days of outdoor activities, home-made cooking and much more! The children are enjoying the large outdoor space whilst the sun is shining and making most of all the facilities Cardfields have to offer. With great activities planned, the children have had the opportunity to […] Read More >

Fun Family gathering at Cardfields

The sun was shining over the May Bank holiday weekend and Cardfields hosted a family gathering for Annabel West. The family once again enjoyed spending time at Cardfields in the glourious grounds and made use of all the facilities available to them. Being the 2nd year back at Cardfields Annabel and her family have already […] Read More >

Laycock School journey at Cardfields

Laycock Primary School was welcomed back to Cardfields for a fun filled week of activities. Young people enjoyed their time at Cardfields making most of the five acres of grounds whilst the sun was shining. The group participated in: Orienteering in the grounds Country Circular Walk including Journey sticks Off site activity to Colchester Leisure […] Read More >

Spring upgrades at Cardfields

Spring is here and Cardfields staff have been busy over the Easter period upgrading the large Victorian House with fantastic improvements for all our visiting schools, groups and private hire clients. Updates include: Newly fitted top of the range self-catered kitchen area with lots of work space and cupboards New self-catered oven New flooring through […] Read More >

Our new Cardfields babies have arrived

During a recent visit from Christ the King Catholic Primary School teachers and the children sprung across a nest blending into the background of our five acres of gardens. We are pleased to announce the arrival of 15 Mallard ducklings, mother and babies are enjoying our amazing pond and nesting in the grounds at Cardfields. We continue […] Read More >

Fun outdoor activities for Christ the King Catholic Primary School

Cardfields welcomes Christ the King Catholic Primary School for a fun filled week of outdoor activities. Young people have enjoyed their first day orienteering in the grounds as well as toasting marshmallows around the camp fire under the stars. Exciting day ahead with the opportunity of learning a new skill with Archery, Trebuchet and screen printing. Let’s hope […] Read More >

Redbridge Music Service play a tune at Cardfields

Cardfields had  the joy of welcoming back Redbridge Music Service to Cardfields for weekend of beautiful music played by the young string orchestra. The young people had the opportunity to attend a weekend music course whilst enjoying time together and exploring the beautiful grounds at Cardfields. Redbridge Music Service have been attending Cardfields for over 25 years […] Read More >

Cardfields Weekend Wellbeing Retreat in the Heart of Essex

Relax your body, calm your mind and renew your spirit at Cardfields weekend retreat in August. Cardfields is offering you and your friends the opportunity to escape to the beautiful Essex countryside and choose from a generous selection of small groups classes. Choose to participate in as much or as little as you like such […] Read More >

Memorable time for Thornhill Primary School

Thornhill Primary School enjoyed their school journey at Cardfields and look forward to coming back in 2019. The young people had fun enjoying many activities such as: Orienteering in the grounds of Cardfields Walking to Heather Hills Woodland Sculptures and shelter building Screen printing BMX Biking Camp fire under the stars Visit to Colchester Zoo A memorable time […] Read More >

Highbury Quadrant School enjoying the Snow

Cardfields welcomed back Highbury Quadrant School to a snowy week in the Essex countryside. All the young people are having a great time and was excited to see the snow. The young people have enjoyed so far: Walk to Heather Hills Building snow features (making most of the snow!) Screenprinting Observational drawing/painting and much more Home […] Read More >