News/Blog

News/Blog

Seasons Greetings from Cardfields

Wishing all our valued customers and friend’s season greetings from the team at Cardfields.  Wishing you all the joys of the season, peace and prosperity throughout the coming year. We hope to see you back at Cardfields in 2019.     Read More >

St Helen’s Catholic Junior School Academy steps back in time

St Helen’s Catholic Junior School Academy was welcomed to Cardfields to experience the smells, tastes, games, stories and crafts of a traditional Victorian Christmas in a Victorian country house. The children had amazing time stepping back in time dressed in their fantastic Victorian costumes and enjoyed being in the country house. The children had the opportunity to […] Read More >

Learning Outside the Classroom and Food Hygiene Awards

Following Cardfields recent inspection for Learning Outside the Classroom (LOtC) Quality Badge we are happy to announce we have been awarded the quality badge for services provided at Cardfields for example five star food rating, excellent facilities and great outdoor learning. The inspection was conducted by Norberto Fusi, Educational Visits Adviser who spent the day at Cardfields […] Read More >

Stag Party enjoys the great outdoors at Cardfields

Cardfields recently hosted a stag party and the group made the most of the outdoors and the facilities that Cardfields have to offer whilst enjoying the beautiful sunshine. The party enjoyed the five acres of grounds playing all kinds of sports and spent most of their time outdoors. An evening out in Chelmsford Town Centre was also […] Read More >

Elizabeth Garrett Anderson School enjoy a night in the Essex Countryside

Elizabeth Garrett Anderson (EGA) School return to Cardfields for an overnight stay in the beautiful Essex countryside and enjoyed the space, facilities and freedom that Cardfields  offer. Gaby Collen, Head of PE at EGA School stated “Another great experience at Cardfields! We love being able to get into the countryside and enjoy the space and […] Read More >

Spector Family gathering for May Bank Holiday Weekend

Cardfields hosted a family gathering for the Spector family over a beautiful hot sunny May bank holiday weekend. The family had a fantastic time exploring all the grounds and the local Essex Countryside, walking to Paper Mill Lock and enjoying the tea rooms! The family made use of all the space and facilities that Cardfields […] 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 >

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 >

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 >