Category Archives: School Workshops

Burton End Primary -WW2 workshop

Another new school for us, and pretty close to home too.  Also a new topic for this age group.  We were running our Year 9 workshop for Year 6.  We’d run the workshop for Year 7s before and they’d seemed … Continue reading

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Springwood High – GCSE Medieval Medicine

How lovely it is to talk to older children for a change.  We love visiting primaries but it’s really nice to have a change of aspect and talk at a higher level.  This workshop is one of our favourites and … Continue reading

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Asquith Primary School – KS1 Castle workshop

What a lovely time we had at Asquith primary School in Mansfield last week.  It was our first visit to this school and if I’m honest I could not have asked for things to be much more perfect.  We have … Continue reading

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St Josephs Primary – KS1 Castle Life workshop

Today we visited St Josephs Primary School. It was our second visit to the school.   The school is lucky enough to have a separate hall from the lunch hall, which was great and meant we did not need to start … Continue reading

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Guildford High School – KS3 Medieval Life

We have been visiting Guildford High School since our first year in business 10 years ago and this year was in fact our 11th visit to the school. It’s an early up for us as Guildford is at least 2 … Continue reading

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Nansen Primary School – KS1 Castle Life

We had our first ever visit to Nansen Primary School in Birmingham this week.  The school is named after Fridtjof Nansen, the famous Norwegian Arctic explorer.  I was fascinated to see this as I’ve always had an interest in polar … Continue reading

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St Lukes Primary School

This was our first ever visit to St Luke’s primary school, in Northants.  We’re extremely lucky to have friends who live near the school, so we travelled down the night before.  It had being snowing recently in Northants and we … Continue reading

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Robin Hood Infants – Castle Life

We first had the pleasure of meeting this lovely school whilst working at Bodiam Castle.  We saw them every year for about 6 years.  Every year they’d turn up, with different groups of children each in different coloured baseball caps.  Ingenious!  It … Continue reading

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Mitchell Brook Primary

We were in Neasden today for our first ever visit to Mitchell Brook Primary.  We were in a really big hall and the school is lucky enough to have two, which is great as it meant we had the hall for the … Continue reading

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Durston House Prep School

Today we were in Ealing visiting Durston House Prep School.  I have just worked out that this is the 7th time we’ve visited the school.  Wow!  Our venue  for the workshop is a lovely big church hall near the school.  Thank … Continue reading

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