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Imagination and Curiosity – English and the Arts - Exploring the power of imagination and how it can be harnessed to change the world

People and the Planet – Science and Geography - Empowering young people to play an active role in creating a sustainable future

Breakthroughs and Discoveries – STEM and History - Investigating the moments of genius that have enabled humanity to progress

Journeys and Adventures – PSHE & Skills Development - Celebrating the broadening of horizons and stepping outside of your comfort zone

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PGL Bawdsey Manor

Bawdsey, Woodbridge, IP12 3BH. England

This stunning coastal centre is near Woodbridge, Suffolk. Explore 140 acres of parkland & woodland with easy access to the beach and panoramic views over the Deben Peninsula. Experience the thrills of a zip wire, the heights of abseiling, and the free-falling feeling of the giant swing!

GBST OFFER – PGL have a fantastic offer for one free class trip to Bawdsey Manor for a maximum 40 pupils for trips taken before 30th April 2024 or between 1st March – 30th April 2025. This offer is applicable for schools with over 30% free school meals. Click ‘Apply Now’ for a chance to apply for this offer.

Don’t forget, if you are looking for help with funding the cost of your trip, you can apply for a bursary.

Venue resources

Risk Assessment PDF 0.12MB Download
Check List PDF 0.13MB Download
Parent Letter Template PDF 0.18MB Download
Amplification Toolkit PDF 0.88MB Download
Journeys & Adventures Content 7-11 ZIP 13.17MB Download
Journeys & Adventures Content 11-14 ZIP 13.24MB Download
School Certificate PDF 0.08MB Download
Student Certificate PDF 0.08MB Download

Other support available to schools

Not eligible for the free trips? Don’t worry, if you are looking for help with costs, you can apply for the Great British School Trip bursary. This can help with the cost of travel or entry tickets to any PGL venue.

Apply for a bursary & book in as normal here.

Venue Details

Contact

schoolsandgroups.pgl.co.uk/centres/bawdsey-manor/

Address

Bawdsey, Woodbridge
IP12 3BH. England

Opening Hours

March - November