The Redstone Centre is an ideal site for school day trips, set within 18 acres of stunning Cheshire countryside on the border with Staffordshire. We pride ourselves on promoting biodiversity and maintaining a sustainable environment, both the farmland and buildings have been developed and continue to be maintained using permacultural principles.

We have experience in delivering a range of activities tailored to the needs of your school. Our activities encourage; children to work together, individual development and children to learn through nature. All of the activities can be combined with the national curriculum, respective of key stage and the specific needs of the school. Activities can be tailored to focus on ecology, biodiversity and environmental education.  

All of our activities are carefully planned and risk assessed to ensure the safety of all participants at all times.

Examples of activities we can carry out with your school:

  •         Ecological Site Surveys
  •         Pond Dipping
  •         Mini Beast Hunts
  •         Building Bug Hotels
  •         Willow Weaving
  •         Willow Sculpture Building
  •         Bushcraft and Survival Skills
  •         Treasure Trail

Whatever your requirements, we can tailor make a fun-filled day of activities at our centre.

To book a visit to our site for for your school please contact us with required dates and activities.

As holders of enhanced DBS checks we have worked with many schools and community groups across Staffordshire, Cheshire and as far as Surrey!

We are happy to work with all ages and abilities, from Reception through to Post 16.

If you are interested in us coming to your school we can also run willow workshops that could involve; individual willow sculptures, group willow sculpture or a living willow structure.