Overview of Prices

For Forest School our prices include stated staffing ratios, equipment, insurance, marshmallows and drink and where applicable food cooked on the open fire.

For Wrekin Forest Event prices, such as Weddings & Milestone celebrations please call me, Judie on 07888851813. We can then plan and price your bespoke event.

Pop-Up Forest School

Do you need a temporary version of forest school to make your event perfect? Then we are ready and willing to create “Pop-up Forest School’ on your site. Perhaps you have a fair at your school or village space, or maybe a community project is booked and needs an exciting alternative attraction, use us to supply a fun packed day or half day of outdoor activity to suit your site, includes such things as weaving with willow, jewellery making, painting crafts, den building, knot tying skills & marshmallows cooked over the fire pit!

  • After school club £90
  • Half day (up to three hours) £145 (includes pre-event preparation and all resources)
  • Full day (up to 6 hours) £210
  • For payments please use A/N: 83107590, Sort Code:  20-08-64

This includes two qualified members of staff, insurance, equipment and resources, pop up fire, marshmallows and other food for cookery activities.

Family Fun & Stay and Play Sessions

Examples of these are ‘Bonfire Night Special’ ‘Christmas Special’ & ‘Easter Special’ from £5.

These are sessions designed for parents and children to come and enjoy all that our lovely woodland setting has to offer. We will help you do archery, cook a snack such as crazy bread, pizza or a sausage roll to go with your picnic and create in woodcraft. You can enjoy all the other activities together as a family. Price is for those 3 yrs & above & is £5 per person when booking & paying in advance,£7 on the day, family ticket is £25, all ages welcome, childminders welcome at a discount. Fireworks Special £10 per head for those 5yrs & over, family ticket £40.

BACS transfers, Barclays Bank, A/N: 83107590, Sort Code:  20-08-64

Family Sessions for those with Additional Needs

We run session for those families who have children with additional needs, the second and last Saturday of each month, running April to October inclusive, £5 per child

Bank details for all payments: A/N: 83107590, Sort Code:  20-08-64

Parties

Parties:

Silver level Two hour option, without food:

  • £190 for up to 12 children, plus one free sibbling
  • £5 per head for additional children
  • minimum payment is for 12 children (£190)
  • maximum of 30 children
  • 2 hour session

Gold level Three hour option, includes cooked food:

  • £220 for first 12 children, plus one free sibbling
  • £5 per head for 7yr & under, £10 per head for 8 yrs & over for additional children
  • minimum payment is for 12 children  (£220)
  • maximum of 30 children/young people
  • 3 hour session
  • Bronze level Budget parties are available at £160 for two hours for a max of 12 children. This party will include two Forest School leaders and reduced activities. Please see party page for full details!
  • BACS transfers, Barclays Bank, A/N: 83107590, Sort Code:  20-08-64
  • Click here to download the Party Booking Form

Holiday Clubs

See main page for details of current dates

    • Age 4 – 14 yrs
    • 10am – 4pm
    • £30 per child, 1:2 – £35, 1:1 – from £50,  which includes equipment, insurance and all food and drink!
    • Half day £20 – 10am – 2pm. This will include a cooked lunch, snacks & drinks!
    • Special offer for those who have more than two children.
    • Provision for those with any ‘Additional Needs’.
    • Booking essential, see holiday club page for details!
    • BACS transfers, Barclays Bank, A/N: 83107590, Sort Code:  20-08-64
Playgroup, 'Wild Roarers' & 'Home Education Goes Wild'

Forest Roarers Playgroup is an exciting opportunity to explore a large woodland space full of interesting activities that help stimulate young minds, allowing for physical and emotional development. We run every term time Monday at 10.30am-12noon between April and December.

  • Roarer, £4 for pre-booked attendees who are prepared to pay for a term at a time and £7 if you wish to attend week by week
  • Home Ed, £5 for pre-booked attendees who are prepared to pay for a term at a time and £7 if you wish to attend week by week
  • BACS transfers, Barclays Bank, A/N: 83107590, Sort Code:  20-08-64
Educational Establishments & Go Wild Club Camps

Forest School lessons led at the Wrekin Forest School woodland site on a regular basis

Forest School lessons led using an on-site school wood/wildlife area

For children, young people, their parents, carers and teachers

School grounds development – to help schools set up their own sites or develop their existing sites

Advice on lesson planning and curriculum development

What will this cost?

PPA cover at supply rate (£165)

£160 for whole day of site preparation, planning and consultation at your school (9am – 3pm).

£90 for half a day and £160 for a full day for a regular contract using your nursery/school premises, with no more than 25 children per session and with no more than three sessions per whole day, where all basic supplies and equipment is supplied by the school.

For a regular set of sessions, ie at least 6 sessions from £90

For one off school visits, £6 per child (min charge £190) if you come to WFS wood for one off visits with up to 80 children for an end of term or one off celebration, this covers equipment, with up to five members of WFS staff (attendance number dependent), insurance, drinks and marshmallows roasted on the open fire (lunch provided by attendees). Staff ratios must be provided by the school attending.

Travel expenses will be charges when travel exceeds 20 miles, currently at 45p per additional mile.

After School Clubs, Cubs, Scout, Brownies and other specialised/organised groups:

Three hour sessions held at WFS are from £90 for groups of children/young people accompanied by their usual staff ratio and include all activities, equipment, insurance and marshmallows.

Keep in mind what this price includes: one WFS staff member (additional staff members can be provided by prior arrangement and at an extra cost) , drinks, marshmallows, activities relating to specific needs of the group, equipment & insurance. Food can also be provided for open fire cooking, please ask for details.

Clubs, group and educational organisations – Overnight camps are available, please see below an example of what can be booked:

Day 1:

One member of WFS staff to assist your adventure

10-11am – arrival & set up camp site area (we can provide some tents, 7m bell tent and two sheperds huts for an additional cost)

12 noon – Lunch, I will provide a soup, toast & fruit & yogurt etc

12.30pm – Children wash & dry up from lunch

Two members of WFS staff to assist

12.45/1pm – Activities begin:

Make cakes mixture up to be cooked for afternoon tea

Woodcraft

Shelter building

Fire lighting skills

Gut fish, peel veg for meat casserole & other prep for evening meal

Vegetarian option will be available if needed (baked potatoes & grated cheese)

3pm – Afternoon tea

One member of WFS staff to assist

4pm – Free play time & any finishing of woodcraft etc and tea time help

5/5.30pm – Tea time

7pm – WFS staff leave you to your marshmallows, hot chocolate and songs round the fire

Day 2:

You wake up and sort your breakfast (BBQ available or come up to FS and use main fire area) and pack up your tents.

One member of WFS staff to assist

9am – Archery & air rifle shooting, free play

10.30am –Snack time

10.45am – Make pizza & hot dog sausage rolls

12noon – Lunch time, pizza, sausage rolls & beans

1pm – Depart

Total cost:

One night stays from £35 per head and covers set up/prep time, clear down time, everything from resources for activities , to insurance and all food except breakfast as well as all pots and pans, cutlery & crockery. 

Teens Go Wild & Go Wild Wild Art Sessions & Go Wild Bushcraft Camps
  • Price:

    • All attendees must be 11 years and over
    • Price – from £35 per person.
    • April to September inclusive ONLY
    • Bank details for all payments: A/N: 83107590, Sort Code:  20-08-64
Forest & Festival Weddings, Milestone Celebrations, Mini Festivals & Camping

For Weddings and milestone celebration site hire see ‘Wrekin Forest Events Weddings & Celebrations’ page. Prices start from £595

  • For camping see the Camping page. Prices start from £25 per pitch per night.
  • Luxury double bed adults only shepherds hut £75, fully furnished, includes bedding & towels (£65 per night when booking 2 night or more)
  • Twin room family shepherds hut £65, fully furnished, includes bedding (£55 per night when booking 2 nights or more)
  • Payments: A/N: 83107590, Sort Code:  20-08-64
Sharing Good Practise Fun Days

These days are designed to allow Forest School professionals to share good practice and ideas with one another, learn new skills and have fun! We will give you access to a fab site, lead foraging and cooking activities, including supplying food for your lunch, we will allow likeminded people to share their ideas and network over coffee and cake. We will promise to have shelter from any rain with a warm fire burning and kettles always on. We will add a little fun to the day by allowing you to have a turn in the archery lane, a shelter building competition and a turn in the woodcraft centre!

Our next fun & sharing skills day is Spring 2019 10am-3pm, the cost will be £40 per head and will include all snacks & drinks, cooked food and resources for the day! Booking is essential and will require a £10 deposit. Please email or text me your details and pay your deposit by BACS to secure your booking!

Click here to make any bookings.

Terms and conditions:

A 50% deposit is required before any booking is treated as confirmed, for late bookings a deposit will be required immediately. If a deposit is not received within a week the booking will be considered cancelled! Party number must be confirmed two days prior to the booked event and final payment will be in accordance with this number unless is n increase in numbers attending. A reduction cannot be made due to staff levels which must be confirmed two days prior to an event.