Sites that allow access for schools
Educational resources and facilities
A scoping report has been carried out which investigated the need for an educational resource pack based on the chalk streams, and to locate sites where schools could access to streams.
Since this report several sites have been developed to accommodate educational activities. Here is a list of existing and recently developed sites:
Classroom in the Woods, Moorhouse Farm, Ashby-Cum-Fenby. – New education centre near Barnoldby le beck (adjacent to the Waithe beck). Contact - Ian Robinson on 07850 236099 or Richard Dawson (Education Consultant) on 07980 363103.
Dog Kennel Farm (by Hubbards Hills) – Recently developed to provide school friendly access to Hallington beck (a tributary of the River Lud). Contact - Richard Marsh on 01507 605347 or 07900 286107.
Hubbards Hills – Good public access and facilities including a cafe. Contact - 01507 610610
Snipe Dales Nature Reserve – Managed by Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust.
Contact - 01507 588401
Sutton Estates, Stainton Le Vale – Pond dipping platform at lake area. Contact - Vicky Colebrook on 01472 398367
Stourton Estates, Baumber – Inside space and toilets – suitable for small groups. Contact - Helen Strawson on 01507 578080