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Outdoor Learning in Wessex

The Wessex region is full of character with landscape of open downland, plain and scarp, wooded plateaus, high chalk plains, vales, river valleys, and lowland mosaic and a Jurassic Coast world heritage site. The unique geography and geology of the region is home to a wide array of providers including, commercial residential centres, adventure challenge courses, educational establishments delivering bespoke outdoor courses, voluntary organisations, clubs and individual practitioners who deliver a diverse range of high quality outdoor learning opportunities.

The voluntary committee represents IOL in your region, get in touch with us. We wish to represent your views.

Wessex Regional Events

Wessex Regional News

Press Release from UK Outdoors - welcoming Government’s roadmap to restarting Outdoor Education
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Press Release from UK Outdoors - welcoming Government’s roadmap to restarting Outdoor Education

From next week, UK Outdoors, as part of the newly formed **School Travel Sector Stakeholder Group (STSSG)**, will be working with the Department for Education and building the roadmap for the restart of residentials in Easter 2021, including:

1. A full framework for the safe reintroduction of domestic residential visits

2. Approval of sector COVID-safe protocols

3. Public Health England’s scientific guidance

4. Interim holiday cancellation insurance

5. Raising the profile of outdoor education’s positive contribution to children’s wellbeing across Government Departments and External Organisations


#outdoorlearning #UKOutdoors #SaveYourOutdoorCentres #SaveOutdoorEd

Read the full Press Release here

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