25
Apr
2018

What’s On: April/May

  All of our events take place in beautiful woodland at Grammarcombe Woods, Ashcombe Estate, near Exeter and we run many different events throughout the year. We’ve got lots of fun happening in camp during April/May, from our Spring Celebration Open Day to our Wild Tots Taster Session, which are both free of charge! We’d love to […]

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23
Apr
2018

Work with us: Forest School Practitioner

  A Touch of the Wild are looking for an enthusiastic and bubbly Forest School Practitioner to join our team, helping run birthday parties at the weekends and education groups during the week. Skills required include: Forest School Level 3 certification Recent and significant experience in leading Forest School/outdoor education sessions with children of a […]

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23
Apr
2018

Woodland Adventure Club: Easter Holidays 2018

  We’ve had a fantastic couple of weeks in the woods with Woodland Adventure Club this Easter Half Term. It’s been a very wet one, but it certainly hasn’t stopped the fun! We’ve been building a bridge with stones across the stream… and lighting the Storm kettle to boil water and make hot chocolate! We’ve been stacking wood […]

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16
Apr
2018

Try at home recipe… Herby Eggy Bread

  A simple snack or meal for you and your little ones, either at home on the hob or over the campfire! If you’re feeling adventurous you can go foraging for wild herbs in the local woodland, or maybe your garden!   Ingredients Seasonal herbs or hedgerow herbs e.g. cleavers, nettles, wild garlic, 4 eggs […]

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06
Apr
2018

Foraging in Spring: Edible Plants

  Spring has arrived and the woods and hedgerows are bursting with early spring greens. Here are some edible wild plants to look out for in Spring: Chickweed (Stellaria media) Chickweed is an overlooked but underrated weed with cleansing and healing properties and is packed full of vitamins and minerals. Chickweed is a common plant that […]

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