Good from Woods
  • Mayflower Academy and Ham Woods, Plymouth

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Discover more about our research and wellbeing benefits from doing activities in the woods.

Find out about projects around the South West, including Learning in Ham Woods with Mayflower Academy, and playing at Fort Apache adventure playground, Torquay.

  • Eat by a fire in the woods
  • Play and learn simple research methods that other organisations and practitioners can use easily to show what good can come from woods
  • Meet others interested in the benefits of having woodland nearby
  • Share experiences of working, playing and curriculum-based learning in woods that promote wellbeing

Open to all, this is especially suitable for parents of the children and governors at Mayflower Academy, play workers, forest school and other outdoor activity providers and health and education professionals -basically anyone with an interest in evidencing the benefits of being out in the woods.

Booking is essential but places are free!

To book, please phone 01752 651640 or email

This event is supported by Plymouth University's Institute of Education.

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