Author: Melanie Higgs


Day 4

A day out at The Dub! Or raft building for those who don’t know that the Dub is a lake.  After a short coach journey, we all arrived ready for a full day’s activities off-site.  Raft building really tested our skills.  How could we create a raft to carry eleven people safely made only out of…

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Posted by Melanie Higgs on 25 May 2017

Category: PGL Adventures

Day 3

Day 3

What a lovely day!  We have had glorious weather – so sun cream all round!

Another fun packed morning, starting off with mud challenge and trapeze.   Luckily we managed to scrape the mud off most of them – sorry not the clothes!  Again the children showed their resilience, whether they…

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Posted by Melanie Higgs on 25 May 2017

Category: PGL Adventures

Day 2

Children and adults have all had a busy day.  After a hearty breakfast, this morning we street surfed and fenced.  The children have been helping each other to learn new skills – all part of the PGL experience.  

This afternoon it was wonderful to see all the children conquering their fears on…

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Posted by Melanie Higgs on 23 May 2017

Category: PGL Adventures

Day 1

Year 5 had a great first day.  They enjoyed their visit to the Big Pit where they went on the Mining Experience, down the pit itself and visited the Bath House.  As you can see, the weather was glorious.

After an uneventful coach journey, with minimal singing, they arrived at PGL Hillcrest and…

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Posted by Melanie Higgs on 23 May 2017

Category: PGL Adventures

Off we go!

And so it begins.  Our twenty three intrepid adventurers have left the building! 

As they arrived this morning, an impressive pile of luggage grew and grew outside of the school.  It was clear that lots of time and effort had been put into organising belongings.  We're looking forward to seeing…

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Posted by Melanie Higgs on 22 May 2017

Category: PGL Adventures