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Victorian Christmas

With Christmas fast approaching visiting schools had the opportunity to step back in time to experience a Victorian Christmas at Cardfields. The young people dressed in traditional Victorian costumes enjoyed a fun-packed day experiencing the smells, tastes, games, stories, and crafts of a traditional Victorian Christmas in a Victorian country house. They all took part […]

School journey fun for Robert Blair Primary School

Cardfields welcomed back Robert Blair Primary School for a fun-packed week of outdoor activities. The young people learnt new skills, become very independent, and enjoyed the comfort of Cardfields House. The programme kept the young people very busy throughout the week and they enjoyed taking part in: Orienteering using compasses Cooking apple crumbles sourcing fruit […]

Memories made for Childs Hill Primary School

Childs Hill Primary School was once again welcomed to Cardfields for a fun-packed week of learning outside the classroom. Their school journey started with making themselves at home and exploring the facilities.  The group also learnt new skills such as: Orienteering using a compass Hiking 6 miles to the Heather Hills and enjoying the Essex […]

Outstanding out of borough school for 2019 – Shapla Primary School

Shapla Primary School had an amazing school journey at Cardfields last week with the young people engaging in all Learning Outside the Classroom activities. Cardfields team has nominated Shapla Primary School for “Outstanding out of borough school for 2019”. The teachers and young people of Shapla were very engaging, took on new challenges and new […]

Outstanding school at Cardfields for 2019 – Montem Primary School

Cardfields is pleased to announce that Montem Primary School has been nominated “Outstanding” school journey for 2019! The school journey was a success with the young people showing the most enthusiasm for learning outside the classroom. They were very keen to learn new skills, showed a level of independence, and were fully engaged in all […]

Vittoria Primary School journey fun

Vittoria Primary School was welcomed for their school journey to Cardfields at the beginning of the term for a fun-packed week. With the sun shining the young people enjoyed exploring the wonderful grounds at Cardfields as well as taking part in many activities: Orienteering to Heather Hills Shelter building and bug hunting the forest Toasting […]

Lavender Primary School Journey

Lavender Primary School was welcomed back to Cardfields for their Year 5 school journey in July 2019. Upon arrival the fun began, the young people explored the house and grounds and then attended Riverside Ice and Leisure trying their hand at ice skating. With a fun-packed filled programme over four days, they all had an […]

Memories made for John Keble Primary School

Cardfields welcomed back John Keble Primary School for an amazing week of activities, home-cooked food, and the opportunity of exploring the beautiful grounds and surrounding Essex countryside. With the sun shining, the children enjoyed running around the grounds of Cardfields as well as learning new skills and learning to be independent. Activities included: Orienteering in […]

Christ the King Catholic Primary School journey

Cardfields welcomed Christ the King Catholic Primary School for a fun-packed filled week of activities and home comforts for their school journey. The young people had the opportunity of learning new skills, being independent, and developing leadership and co-operation skills. With a full programme the group enjoyed: Learning how to read a compass Experiencing a […]

Family Adventure for May Bank Holiday

Cardfields hosted a family and friends gathering once again for Annabel West for the May bank holiday. The family had an amazing time enjoying the house and grounds and making most of the wonderful facilities on offer. The young children loved exploring the five acres of grounds as well as the local countryside. Annabel West […]