29
Sep
2017

A Day in the life of… Eve

This week’s ‘A Day in the Life of’ features our lovely leader, Eve, and why she loves her job as a Forest School Leader at A Touch of the Wild. “Well I can use this week of Forest School work as a good example of why I love my job! I’ve been outside every day in the […]

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28
Sep
2017

Our Top 5 Campfire Recipes

One of the things that we absolutely love doing in camp is cooking. We want to share with you our top 5 Campfire recipes, that are going to make your next family camping trip one to remember! We’ve kept to our more ‘child-friendly’ recipes, as we know how much the kids like to get involved. […]

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19
Sep
2017

A Day in the Life of… Lorna

This week’s ‘A Day in the Life of’ features our fabulous volunteer, Lorna. She tells us all about her time with us (so far we hope!)… I have been volunteering with A Touch of the Wild for just over two years; it started as a taster to see if the job would suit me and I’m now completely […]

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05
Sep
2017

A Day in the Life of… Steph

In our brand spangly new Wild Weekly Newsletter, we have launched a feature called ‘A Day in the Life Of’ in which we chat to our Forest School leaders, and get a behind the scenes perspective on Woodland life. This week we spoke to our fabulous assistant leader, Steph, about life on the camp through […]

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28
Jun
2017

Work with us

Job Vacancy part-time Marketing manager A Touch of the Wild are looking for an enthusiastic and passionate Marketing Manager, full of ideas and drive to: raise the profile of the business across Devon and the South West; help establish a clear message and develop brand recognition, apply creativity and resourcefulness to devise innovative marketing campaigns; […]

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19
May
2017

Photo competition – win a Birthday Party!

  We love the excitement of our woodland Birthday Parties – and we know our party kids do too. Whether its messing around in our treehouse, toasting marshmallows around the campfire or blowing out the candles on their Birthday cake, we are looking for that special photo that sums up what our parties are all […]

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19
Apr
2017

Volunteers needed!

  Would you like to help inspire children about the fabulous nature and wildlife that can be found in Devon? At A Touch of the Wild, we run exciting activities for all ages in the woods at Grammarcombe woods on the edge of Exeter. We are now looking for volunteers to help weekdays and weekends […]

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11
Feb
2017

Forest School with Wild Tots

When you are small there is nothing better than to be out in the wilds playing with mud. Thursday is my day with the girl and the day we go to A touch of the wild: Wild Tots forest school. For those who have never experienced forest school, it’s quite the thing to do these days […]

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