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Wild Adventures Forest Schools Nursery

The freedom to spend all day in the woods brings endless possibilities for learning and development through play. Now, that sounds like a whole lot of fun! The freedom to spend a day in the woods brings wonderful possibilities for learning and development through play. Now, that sounds like fun! A new full day Forest School…
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Adventure Hyndburn’s Fantastical Forest Parade

This August Bank Holiday we put on an amazing spectacle in Accrington town centre. Working with The Handmade Parade, Adventure Hyndburn created an event that stunned the town by its imagination and sense of fun. Supported by the Borough Council and the Arts Council the Fantastical Forest Parade brought together families and many groups in…
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School Readiness strong at The Beeches Nursery

  Ofsted recently declared a Fern Gore nursery “Good”. The report into Little Stars at The Beeches Nursery highlighted that “All Children make good progress from their starting points” and that they “are well prepared for school”. Manager Nicola Mortenson commented: “I am really pleased that Ofsted recognised the team’s efforts to ensure the children…
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Capturing Forest School Memories

This slideshow requires JavaScript. Our Teens and Toddlers group from St. Christopher's group had a brilliant time at their penultimate session this week sharing the fun and learning they've enjoyed since the start of the programme back in October 2017. Our Little Stars pre-school children worked with their teen mentors to create their own unique…
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Official Allotment Opening!

Over thirty local residents, children and families were welcomed to The Park Child & Family Centre on Norfolk Grove, Church yesterday for the official opening of Adventure Hyndburn’s new Community Allotment. Together with one of our neighbours Alan Clarke, Amelia Baron of Little Stars nursery was delighted to be invited to cut the ribbon, formally…
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Life Changing Success for Teens and Toddlers

St. Christopher’s students had a work experience with a difference! The school joined forces with, Teens and Toddlers and Little Stars Nursery at the Park to give the students the opportunity to mentor a child in nursery and support them. For the 10 youngsters it was a real challenge as they each supported their toddler…
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Featured in Co-Op Clayton’s Opening Celebrations!

  We're delighted to be a Co-op Communities local cause and to have such brilliant support from our local stores - featured here celebrating the opening of the new Co-op Clayton store! Find out about the difference your membership vote will make at
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Help Us to Win a £4000 Grant from TESCO Bags of Help!

Adventure Hyndburn are in the running to receive a huge cash grant from the TESCO Bags of Help initiative! We plan to use the funding to deliver programmes of Forest Schools to support the health and wellbeing of those most in need in our community. PLEASE SUPPORT US – your vote counts! From 8th May…
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We’re a Co-op Local Cause!

Great news! We've been successful in our recent bid to the Co-op Community Fund and for the next six months will be one of their 'local causes'. This means every time a Co-op member buys Co-op branded products or services during this period, 1% of their spend goes into a pot which Adventure Hyndburn will…
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Babies Come First – It’s Official!

Adventure Hyndburn hosted at The Park one of three Lancashire-wide celebrations of achievement of Stage 3 of the Baby Friendly Initiative. A range of Lancashire services: the Voluntary sector, Health and County Council have worked together to achieve the highest BFI award from UNICEF. This international award is only given for those areas that can demonstrate excellence in supporting breastfeeding and promoting close loving parent and child relationships.

County Councillor Munsif Dad, presented the awards to the agencies who have done so much transform services so that babies do come first. Councillor Dad is also a Trustee of Adventure Hyndburn that has been one of the driving forces behind the Bosom Buddies group that meets on a Friday as part of the very popular One Stop Shop.

For more information contact the Park on 01254 387757.


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