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How to Book

For all primary school bookings please contact 'A breath of fresh air' directly on 07970972271, email, see website


For all KS3 and above bookings, phone 0300 067 4855 or contact us at and request a KS3/4 and sixth form schools'/college education brochure. This includes further details of the programmes mentioned in these pages, plus a booking form.

Select a date for your visit and a suitable programme, then phone the Discovery Centre on 0300 067 4855 to check availability and make a provisional booking.

Complete and return the booking form which will be posted or emailed to you with further details. The completed booking form needs to be returned within 2 weeks of the booking being made, by email or post.

If we do not receive it within 2 weeks of the form being sent to you, we reserve the right to offer this date to another school.

All booking forms must be returned a minimum of 4 weeks before the date of your visit.

The details will be checked, and the form will be returned to you with confirmation of your visit.

We will send you an invoice after the visit.

Charges for 2016 School/college visits

  • £6.00 per student per full day (10am to 2.30pm). Minimum charge £120
  • £4.00 per student per half day led (2 to 2.5 hours). Minimum charge £80
  • If you choose to select our activities for a self-led half day there is an additional charge of £1 per child.
  • There is no charge for accompanying adults.

What to bring

In order to make the most of your visit, everyone needs to come well prepared for a day in the forest! This means bringing:

  • Suitable outdoor clothing including a warm waterproof coat and footwear with non-slip soles. Long trousers are recommended even in summer because of the brambles!;
  • A packed lunch and plenty to drink;
  • A first aid kit as recommended by your LEA;


On very rare occasions we may have to cancel a visit at short notice due to extreme weather conditions. Wherever possible we will try to re-schedule the visit for the earliest opportunity, but if this is not possible you will not be charged.
If you wish to cancel your visit please let us know a minimum of 2 weeks before the date. We reserve the right to charge you  for the booking if you cancel after this time.

Visit extension (Self-programming) Primary School group options

  • Forest Discovery Pack:

An exciting range of at least 9 different cross-curricular activities to choose from. Easy to follow instructions and all equipment provided. The contents of the pack are based on a class of 30 pupils. An activity summary to help you choose in advance is also provided.

Cost for half day hire: £20

This Discovery pack is also available for hire for a complete self-led visit at a cost of £30. Please contact us for further details and to make a booking.

For any further details required please phone 0300 067 4855 or email

 Also available on site:

GoApe Tree Top Junior - a tree top adventure for 6 to 12 year olds is now at Wyre Forest! if you book a half day programme at the Wyre Forest Discovery centre you may wish to book Trree Top Junior for the other part of your day. For information and booking enquiries see www.

Last updated: 2nd August 2016
Wyre forest Community Discovery Centre

What's of interest

At the Wyre Forest Discovery Centre, we consider the environmental impact of our activities, and demonstrate to our visitors how they too can play their part in reducing some of our environmental problems. Our beautiful new Community Discovery Centre demonstates some green technologies, and visitors can take part in our Positive Solutions sustainability trail around the building!

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England's Woods and Forests are cared for by Forest Enterprise England, an agency of the Forestry Commission.