Windmill Hill
East Sussex

for Brigades and Cadets


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About Windmill Hill

An adventure activity centre that’s conveniently close to London, Windmill Hill is a popular choice for Boys’ and Girls’ Brigade groups.

We’ve got a heated outdoor pool and all the adventure activities to motivate, challenge and inspire your young people.

Whether it’s a land- or water-based challenge, watch your group build stronger relationships with each other as they tackle each activity with the support and encouragement of their peers.

The facilities at Windmill Hill will ensure you and your group get the most out of your trip. We’ve got a large sports hall, lakes for watersports and sports pitches for you to use. We’ve also got cosy, en suite accommodation provided in our wooden lodges to ensure you have a comfortable stay.


  • Groups - Lodges with en suite rooms, sleeping 5-6
  • Leaders - Twin en suite rooms


  • Sports hall
  • Sports pitches
  • Lakes
  • Recreation and shop area
  • Heated outdoor swimming pool (May-Sept)
  • Leaders' lounges
  • Seminar rooms and meeting rooms

Activities available

Our wide range of thrilling adventure activities has something to suit everyone - our experienced instructors know how to bring out the best in each individual.

And with PGL, you can rely on getting the best value for money: adventure, equipment, instruction, food and accommodation are all included in the price, as well as round the clock support during your stay.

The adventure activities available at Windmill Hill are listed below. We also have a fun and varied evening entertainment programme to keep everyone busy until bedtime!

See the evening entertainment available at Windmill Hill.

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Healthy, happy dining at PGL
Our food is nutritious, freshly-prepared and most of all – delicious! We have lots of choice for your group too.

Because mealtimes are an adventure too!
Whether they’re choosing their favourites from our self-service salad bar, trying out the soup of the day, or picking up some fresh fruit to take with them for a challenging day ahead, Brigades and Cadet groups love mealtimes at PGL.

More food? No problem!
We want your group to leave our dining room full up and with a smile on their faces! We always have more food for those with hearty appetites and we can cater for a range of special diets too.

Relax at mealtimes
Mealtimes are a great opportunity for your Brigades or Cadets to relax, have fun together and swap stories about the day’s adventures. Our dining facilities are spacious, well-equipped and our friendly staff will always be on hand to maintain the highest levels of cleanliness to ensure it’s a pleasurable dining experience for all.

Sample Day

Sample day for Brigades and Cadets at Windmill Hill
Schedule Activities
07.00 - 09.00 Get up, get ready and fuel up for the day ahead
09.15 - 12.30 Morning activities - usually 2 sessions with a 15 minute refreshment break
12.30 - 14.00 Dry off & clean up. Time for a fresh & tasty two-course hot lunch
14.15 - 17.30 Afternoon activities - 2 exciting sessions with a 15 minute refreshment break
18.00 - 19.00 Time to eat again - a different menu each day
19.00 - 21.00 Talent shows, campfires, quizzes and more. The evening entertainment programme keeps you laughing until bedtime.
21.00 / 21.30 Bedtime. Catch up on some zzz's and prepare to do it all over again tomorrow!