Archive for the ‘Genreal’ Category

Islands of Pembrokeshire

Friday 12th December 2014: Islands of Pembrokeshire with Steve & Anna Sutcliffe Steve and Anna Sutcliffe the ex wardens of Skomer Island kindly delivered our Christmas lecture this year.  On Friday morning we met them at Milford Haven Secondary School where they presented to a group of Welsh Baccalaureate ‘A’ level students.  The audience were impressed […]

Our Christmas Lecture

This year our Christmas lecture will be delivered by Anna and Steve Sutcliffe on the Islands of Pembrokeshire. ” The Pembrokeshire Islands are very varied and each has its own character and all have an important part to play in tourism, conservation and science.  This lecture will look at each of the main islands in turn (except Ramsey […]

Wednesday 1st October 2014: Year 5 & 6 from Puncheston Community Primary School – Exploring Puncheston Commons.     Year 5 & 6 took us on adventure to their commons, we had never been there before so they gave us the grand tour and showed us some of their ‘short cuts’ which weren’t that short!  We […]

STEMFEST

Saturday 27th September 2014: STEMFEST at the Bridge Innovation Centre. We spent the day at the Bridge Innovation Centre in Pembroke Dock for Pembrokeshire County Councils STEMFEST event.  There were various activities throughout the day for schools and families to participate in.  We were lucky enough to be able to use a planetarium from Dark […]

Greggs Foundation

Friday 19th September 2014: River sampling and beach art with Sir Thomas Picton School – Newgale beach. Thanks to funding from the Greggs Foundation we have teamed up with the VC Gallery to deliver environmental activities followed by art sessions.  We took 8 pupils from Sir Thomas Picton School to Brandy Brook for some kick […]

Friday 19th September 2014: Tidy Wales Week with Sir Thomas Picton School Tidy Wales Week is a Keep Wales Tidy initiative which ran from Monday 15th September to Sunday 21st September.  We participated by bringing a group of students from Sir Thomas Picton School to Newgale beach for a marine litter pick.  We tied this […]

Freshwater Exploration With Lamphey School

Tuesday 16th September 2014: Colby Woodland Gardens with Year 5 from Lamphey School. The National Trust at Colby Woodland Gardens kindly allow us to use their fantastic site for field trips with local schools.  Today we were working with Year 5 from Lamphey School.  We compared two different freshwater habitats: the pond and the stream.  After […]

University of South Wales

Thursday 11th September 2014: University of South Wales – A2 Geography Conference with Ysgol Dewi Sant.  

Life Sciences Challenge 2014

Tuesday 9th September 2014: Cardiff University Life Sciences Challenge 2014.  Ysgol y Preseli V Whitchurch High School. Congratulations to Team Morgan from Ysgol y Preseli for winning the Pembrokeshire heats of the Life Sciences Challenge 2014 and going on to compete in the semi-finals against Whitchurch High School.  Team Morgan was made up of Lloyd, […]

Dr Beynon’s Bug Farm

Friday 29th August 2014: Dr Beynon’s Bug Farm with Redhill Summer School Club.