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A visit to a Dogs Trust rehoming centre is a fantastic opportunity for pupils to see what happens ‘behind the scenes’ at the UK’s largest dog welfare charity. Our rehoming centre tours are conducted by our team of passionate and knowledgeable Education Officers who make the experience fun and interesting.

Starts 06-04-2017
Ends 31-12-2017
Cut off date 31-12-2017

Usual price: £270 per pupil plus VAT for a 3 day Residential Trip to Camp Hill (based on a group of 60 pupils or more)

Discounted price: £220 per pupil plus VAT for a 3 day Residential Trip to Camp Hill (based on a group of 60 pupils or more)

Valid: Monday 6th February 2017 to Friday 22nd December 2017

Camp Hill use experiential education to break down the barriers of a more formal classroom environment, allowing whole classes to bond and develop life skills. Residential trips with us give students life skills and memorable experiences with fun outdoor activities.

We are a trusted Centre Of Excellence with tailored activity programmes that work within the national curriculum. Whether it is:

• Doing raft building to learn about teamwork
• Completing the low ropes course to teach pupils about problem solving
• Demonstrating resilience through our leap of faith activity
• Learning how to lead and support others through our team challenge activities
• Building up self confidence with quad biking
• Becoming more environmentally aware through our bush-craft activities

We have schools returning year on year where both pupils and teachers benefit from our tailored programmes that work within the national curriculum. Camp Hill offers pupils with physical and learning disabilities the opportunity to participate in activities, and we can put together specific packages to meet the needs of everyone.

Venue: Camp Hill Estate

Town: Bedale

Web: http://www.camphill.co.uk/

Email: mike@camphill.co.uk

Contact: Mike – 01845 567788

Starts 06-03-2017
Ends 22-12-2017
Cut off date 22-12-2017

Usual price: £25 pp

Discounted price: groups of up to 14 = £250 groups of 15 to 20 £350 30 mins Book & drive , for larger groups for discount to be discussed.

Valid from/to: Ongoing

It offers young people the chance to experience an activity that allows them to develop new life skills, build team work, communication and an awareness of safety, in an environment that offers lots of excitement.

Hull Karting Book & Drive, 30 mins of driving at the best track in Yorkshire, we have a five star venue with a warm and friendly atmosphere that’s offers you the chance to experience the thrill of real motor racing and to have the time of your life on our 650 metre outdoor track.

We are a member of the National Karting Association (NKA), supported by professionally (NKA ) qualified trained staff.

Venue Name: Hull Karting

Town:  Hull

Web: http://www.hullkarting.co.uk/

Email: hullkarting@hullcc.gov.uk

Contact: John Haines or Ian White on 01482 308740

Starts 03-03-2017
Cut off date 31-12-2017

The North Yorkshire Moors Railway (NYMR) is pleased to announce that the ‘Flying Scotsman Returns’ event in collaboration with the National Railway Museum has won the 2016 White Rose Award for ‘Yorkshire Event’ category at this week’s award ceremony.

The White Rose Award Judges said the event was “a dynamic and unique visitor experience, leaving a legacy for years to come. The event offered old and new generations a rare opportunity to see and ride behind the world’s most famous engine, bringing this national treasure back to Britain’s tracks and back home to Yorkshire”.

The joint programme was a one-off event and has left a lasting legacy, not only for the two not-for-profit organisations involved, but for heritage railway tourism across the UK. Both charities successfully re-established the importance of Flying Scotsman’s history and proud Yorkshire engineering heritage to millions worldwide.

The award ceremony took place Monday 21st November at the Yorkshire Event Centre, Harrogate and celebrated the best of Yorkshire tourism. Welcome to Yorkshire’s White Rose Awards are the largest celebration of tourism excellence in the UK. The awards recognise and reward the very best of the industry throughout the county.

Chris Price, General Manager at NYMR, said: “The Flying Scotsman event was a huge success due to the hard work of the National Railway Museum bringing the iconic engine back to life and for the North Yorkshire Moors Railway to be the first location for visitors to ride behind the world famous locomotive”.

“Due to the huge success of Flying Scotsman we are excited to announce the arrival of Royal Scot in March 2017 which will celebrate 50 years since the formation of the charitable Trust (1967 - 2017). It’s always a special occasion when an iconic locomotive visits the railway and we know it’s going to be a week to remember and is the perfect way to start spring”.

Royal Scot will be at the North Yorkshire Moors Railway from Saturday 25th March to Sunday 2nd April 2017 (excluding 27th & 31st March). Tickets for Royal Scot are now on sale, with adult prices starting from £30 and children £15, with a family ticket (2 adults & 2 children), available for just £64. Groups (20+) can also take advantage with adult tickets from £27 per person.

The North Yorkshire Moors Railway is one of the most historic lines in the North of England, taking visitors on picturesque journeys along its own 18-mile line and a further 6 miles into the heart of Whitby, aboard steam and heritage diesel trains.

For further information or to pre-book Royal Scot tickets please go to nymr.co.uk/royal-scot. For regular news, updates and competitions, North Yorkshire Moors Railway is also on Facebook facebook.com/northyorkshiremoorsrailway and Twitter twitter.com/nymr

Starts 01-03-2017
Ends 31-03-2017
Cut off date 31-03-2017

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