Archive for 2015

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First Aid Courses at Blackwell Adventure

16th December 2015

Last week the Blackwell team along side Alan and Bob embarked on a three day FAW ( First Aid at Work ) course ran by Simon Cusack. We all learnt so much and its safe to say that’s it’s all…

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Winter Events & Cyclo Cross

29th November 2015

On Sunday 8th November the West Midlands Cyclo-cross joined us for the second year running to host their league event here at Blackwell Adventure. The site transforms into a race track as over 500 people descend upon Blackwell Court with…

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Outdoor Adventure Birthday Parties

26th November 2015

There are a few of us here that love watching BBC’s Apprentice and its clear to see why our Outdoor Adventure Birthday Parties are so popular! We offer brilliant outdoor adventure birthday parties for children from 8 years onwards, not only…

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New campfire area

Plans for 2016

19th November 2015

We are always looking at ways to improve the centre and give our customers new experiences. We very much value the feedback we get and the showers and toilets were a re occurring subject, so last year we invested a large…

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Fan Descender

12th November 2015

We have recently installed a fan descender at Blackwell Adventure to see what people thought about it and so far so good. The exciting free fall tests your nerves as you jump off the platform and free fall down to…

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Winter at Blackwell Adventure

10th November 2015

As we head into these colder months we see a few changes around Blackwell Adventure. We don’t just get submerged in leaves and then hibernate for the rest of the winter, although with the quantity of leaves around right now…

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Archery

29th October 2015

Here’s some little facts you may not know about Archery! The bows that we use may look modern but they are based on a design that originated over 3500 years ago! During the middle ages a skilled bowman could release between 10-12…

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New activity timings

22nd October 2015

We feel it’s so important to listen to what our customers are saying and one piece of feedback that was repeated, was an hour on activities felt a tight push. We agreed so we are now going to do an…

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New Characters

15th October 2015

Some of you may know our Fran, she has worked at Blackwell as a group co-ordinator for three years now but she has been turning her talents to something very different … and that is creating our new Blackwell characters!…

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Harry and Henrietta the Hoglets

14th October 2015

Its not all just about great adventurous activities and camping here, we also have a passion to take care of our wildlife. Over the years we have seen muntjacs, badgers, ducks, shrews, squirrels and a wide variety of birds. Today we found…

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