Latest news for teachers, schools and leaders.
Celebrating Nottinghamshire Day 2021
We have had a very busy summer at Notts Outdoors and one very special event took place on the 25th of August. This event marked the first ever Nottinghamshire Day.Read more
Bracken our mascot, has made friends with the Easter Bunny and together they are scrambling to bring you a competition you would be hopping mad to miss!Read more
Can the JASS Award help your students?
The JASS Award is a progressive learning scheme for children and young people. It has four sections, different levels of achievement and offers several key benefits.Read more
Notts Outdoors Go Virtual
Did you know Notts Outdoors are offering virtual tour packages for Primary Schools?Read more
The Saxons have arrived!
Notts Outdoors COVID Promise
Greetings from Bracken
Meet Bracken, Notts Outdoors’s newest member of the team!Read more
Climbing Tower Update - The Mill Adventure Base
We are excited to share our progress with you as we are now eight weeks into the development of our new 12-meter-high climbing tower.Read more
Renovation Work at St Michael's Environmental Centre
During these strange times we have not been able to welcome our groups to our centres. However we have been working on ways we can make the experience even better for our customers once they do return!Read more
Coming soon to The Mill Adventure Base...
The adrenaline will be pumping soon as approval has been granted for our purpose designed climbing and activity tower at The Mill Adventure Base!Read more
Non-overnight educational visits to resume this autumn
In line with the latest government advice, we will be delighted to invite schools back to our Nottinghamshire Day Centres for educational visits in the autumn.Read more
VOLTS – Inspiration for teaching in your school grounds.
Virtual Outdoor Learning Teaching Support (VOLTS) is a new accessible collection of video resources to support Nottinghamshire schools during the pandemicRead more
Schools Outdoor Learning Adventures
Schools Outdoor Learning Adventures (SOLA) will bring the adventure to your school grounds from 1 September 2020.Read more
The Saxons are almost here!
We look forward to welcoming schools groups for an immersive Saxon day in the near future.Read more
Notts Outdoors Education Centres closed from 23 March until further notice
All our Notts Outdoors Education Centres will be closed from 23 March until further notice due to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak.Read more
DfE promotes Character Education in new framework guidance
From September 2019, Ofsted inspections recognise the importance of schools' provision for character education through its inclusion in the new judgement on Personal Development.Read more
New Saxon House starts to take shape
Our new Saxon house is well on its way to completion!Read more
Christmas Nativity fun
We've been getting into the festive spirit here at Notts Outdoors, welcoming hundreds of young people to our Perlethorpe and Brackenhurst Centres to take part in our Christmas Nativity sessions!Read more
The Saxons are coming to Perlethorpe!
We are happy to announce that the new Saxon house at Perlethorpe is in the foundation stage of construction.Read more
St Michael's becomes the first Ambassador Centre for the Peak District National Park
We're delighted to announce that our St Michael's centre is the first to become an Ambassador Centre for the Peak District National Park!Read more
Could you be a Notts Outdoor Learning Champion?
Want to learn more about outdoor learning? We're hosting a free to attend conference on Thursday 7 November 2019 at The Mill Adventure Base.Read more
New activity packs
Help bring your schools grounds to life with our new activity packs!Read more