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Frequent Asked Questions (FAQs)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) for Schools Visiting Gorsefield:

What activities can we expect during our visit to Gorsefield?

Our centre offers a wide variety of outdoor and indoor activities including campfire skills, orienteering, country walks, archery, mountain biking, and more.

Are the residential programmes fixed or can they be tailored?

Our programmes are carefully designed to complement your school's curriculum and ethos, but we're open to tailoring them based on your specific requirements.

How are the sleeping arrangements planned?

We can accommodate up to 46 children and 6 staff members. Children sleep in bunkbeds across different rooms. If you're bringing mixed groups, planning is crucial to ensure suitable arrangements. Please refer to our detailed room list.

Is transport provided for our school visit?

For Tower Hamlets schools, transport is included in the pricing. For non-Tower Hamlets schools, transport isn't included, though we can assist with arrangements. We partner with Empress Coaches for transportation needs.

What's the name of the coach company Gorsefield partners with for transportation?

What's the name of the coach company Gorsefield partners with for transportation?

Do we need to bring our own meals and bedding?

No, you don't have to. We provide all meals during your stay, and bedding is also included.

Are there any additional costs we should be aware of?

The mentioned rates cater to groups of 30 children. Additional costs apply for extra children. Please consult our detailed pricing list or contact us for any specific queries.

Is the food Halal?

Yes, all the food we serve at Gorsefield is Halal

How do we plan for students of different genders in the sleeping arrangements?

We provide detailed room occupancy lists to help you coordinate appropriately. Rooms 4 & 5 have an adjoining fire door and must be same-gender occupancy.

Is Gorsefield accessible for private bookings or other non-school groups?

Yes, Gorsefield is available for private rentals, youth groups, and other organizations. Kindly contact us for further details.

Do we have copies of risk assessments?

Yes, these are available here