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Timothy GreenUncategorized

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Trustees required

Sandi BainUncategorized

We are seeking dynamic Trustees to join our dedicated Board, to take Kench Hill Charity into the next stage of growth. Are you passionate about the value of outdoor learning and the benefits of nature for health and well-being, especially for children and young people from areas of urban deprivation? … Read More

Country Adventures Short Breaks 2020 -Mini-holidays for special children & their families!

Sandi BainHome page slideshow, Uncategorized

NEW DATES 2020: March 6-8th; May 26-28th (Half-Term); August 14-16th  Register for our popular Country Adventures Short Breaks.  Aged 5+, particularly Autism. Siblings and carers welcome too. The final programme is chosen with the participants. Hackney families registered with Short Breaks can use Individual Budgets to fund the trips.  Support … Read More

Happy Birthday Kench Hill!

Sandi BainUncategorized

Kench Hill Centre has now been operating as a residential education facility with Hackney schools for 40 years! We celebrated our birthday with staff from Benthal Primary School during their INSET Away day.

Battle Abbey

Sandi BainHistorical Places - Castles

Site of the 1066 Battle of Hastings, monastic buildings, exhibition, gardens, WC’s, shop. April-October only.  Optional Discovery Tours – Monks and Marvels or Conquest Tales £100 per class (up to 30) www.english-heritage.org.uk/education/discovery-visits/battle-abbey/ 40 minute drive.

Tenterden

Sandi BainGeneral Interest Trips - Natural Habitats

A little town with a big history based on the wool trade! Ideal for a comparative settlement studies, the famous High St has a wealth of historic buildings, including churches, interesting shops, services and even a steam railway. Just 10 minutes away by minibus, it is also the site of … Read More

Rare Breeds Centre

Sandi BainGeneral Interest Trips - Natural Habitats

A firm favourite with all ages throughout the year, even in wet weather. A great day out combining close-up encounters with farm animals, birds of prey, woodland walks and challenging physical adventures at Mysterious Marsh and the Swing Bridge Barn. Plenty of stimulus on life cycles, with piglets and chicks … Read More