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Working For Arthog Outreach

This week at Arthog Outreach was simply a cracker!  I was leading my usual Environmental Session, climbing at Grinshill and a Canoe Trip on the River Severn. Environmental Session This was the third week of a four week block for … Continue reading

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CHMAS – Canoe Trips on the River Severn

Last week CHMAS was running a few canoe trips on the River Severn for the Shropshire Wildlife Trust and a mighty fine series of canoe trips it was too. 5 Day Canoe Expedition This was an adult trip on the River … Continue reading

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Instructing For Arthog Outreach

A rather nice week at Arthog Outreach running my normal Environmental Session and then a spot of climbing at Grinshill what’s not to like. Environmental Session Week 2 of a 4 week block so we looked at foraging (medicine, edible and … Continue reading

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Activity Days At The Adventure Ropes Course

Last week, I had a lovely two days working at the Adventure Ropes Course as part of a local school’s activity week. Over the two days, the teams got stuck into the following activities: Abseiling; Adventure Tunnels; Archery; Climbing; Crate … Continue reading

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An Afternoon At The Adventure Ropes Course

On Saturday, I was working for the Adventure Ropes Course in Shrewsbury and a mighty fine afternoon it was too. We were running a session for the ATC group. During their time with us the group got stuck into the … Continue reading

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Working for Arthog Outreach

Working for Arthog Outreach is always fun and this week was no different. I was involved in the delivery of my weekly environmental session, climbing and canoeing sessions. Climbing at Grinshill This was an end of year treat for a … Continue reading

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CHMAS – Canoe Session

Earlier in the week CHMAS was providing a canoes session for the Shropshire Wildlife Trust and a lovely day on the water it turned out to be too. Unfortunately, the wind decided to put in an appearance, which nictitated a … Continue reading

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Instructing For Arthog Outreach

AIt’s been a cracking week at Arthog Outreach where I was involved in running bushcraft and canoe sessions. Environmental Sessions The topic for this term is the Anglo Saxons and for the final session for this group of Year 4 students … Continue reading

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CHMAS Bronze DofE Training

This weekend CHMAS was provide a Bronze DofE Training weekend for a local school and a good time was had by all who attended. The training consisted of a school based day and then a navigation day on the Long … Continue reading

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Another Week At Arthog Outreach

Last week was one of Arthog Outreach’s busiest weeks with over 500 people visiting us for an adventure and I was really pleased to be part of it. My week entailed my regular environmental sessions and canoeing at Simpsons Pool … Continue reading

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