Liddington
Wiltshire

for primary schools

 

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About Liddington

Conveniently located just minutes from the M4, Liddington is one of our biggest adventure centres so there’s acres of space for your primary school group to enjoy and plenty of activities to inspire, motivate and challenge your pupils.

We have watersports lakes, sports pitches, netball courts, great indoor facilities - with classrooms and social spaces, and our treetop study trail, which is unique to this centre and a great way to engage your pupils – it’s learning with a difference!

Accommodation

Main Building

Purpose-built accommodation blocks around two outdoor courtyards.

  • Students - En suite rooms sleep 3-6
  • Teachers - Single or twin en suite rooms

King Edward's House

Converted country house within the grounds, can be sole occupancy subject to group size and availability.

  • Students - En suite rooms sleep 2-6
  • Teachers - Single or twin en suite rooms

The Ridgeway

Finished to a very high standard, the new accommodation block was completed in 2014 giving the centre additional capacity.

  • Students - En suite rooms sleep 4-6
  • Teachers - Twin en suite rooms

The Stables

A stone's throw away from the main building, this converted stable block includes an enclosed outside area for your group.

  • Students - En suite rooms sleep 4-6
  • Teachers - Single or twin en suite rooms

Facilities

  • Activity Barn (completed in 2014)
  • Netball courts
  • Floodlit sports pitch
  • Football pitches
  • Classrooms / meeting rooms
  • Gym
  • Lecture theatres
  • Bar
  • Shop
  • Teachers’ lounges
  • Three lakes

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Activities available

Liddington is one of our biggest centres - as a result, the range of activities here is vast! The Treetop Study Trail is unique to Liddington.

In the evenings there'll be a fun evening entertainment programme to keep everyone busy until bedtime!

See the evening entertainment available at Liddington.

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Food

Enjoyable mealtimes with nutritious and tasty food
Our meals are freshly cooked, balanced and will give your pupils plenty of energy to keep them going throughout the day. 

  • Hot and cold meals with vegetarian options
  • Homemade soup every day
  • Self-service salad bar
  • Fresh fruit with every meal
  • Allergies, intolerances and special diets catered for - see our Teacher Guide
  • Support for fussy eaters - see our Parent Guide

Sample Day

Sample day for Primary Schools at Liddington
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 break in-between
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 break in-between

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!

Excursions for Primary Schools

  • Birdland
  • Blenheim Palace
  • Chedworth Roman Villa
  • Coate Water Park
  • Cotswold Wildlife Park
  • Dragonfly Maze
  • Highclere Castle
  • The Modern Village
  • Museum of the Great Western Railway

Centre address

PGL Liddington
King Edwards Place
Foxhill
Swindon
SN4 0DZ

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