This site requires Javascript for general functionality regarding searches and applying/validation for courses. Please enable Javascript for this purpose. Primary school children learn about life at Lackham | Wiltshire College & University Centre Skip to Content

Pri­ma­ry school chil­dren learn about life at Lackham


Before the College closed, pupils from Lacock Primary School enjoyed a day at Lackham finding out about life on a land-based campus.

The Year 5 and 6 children were amazed at how much work goes into growing plants and keeping them alive and enjoyed a tour or the garden and greenhouses.

They also walked around the campus keeping an eye out for many different animals including peacocks and wallabies before spending some of the afternoon at Notton Farm meeting the lambs.

At the end of their trip, the pupils were treated to a tractor and trailer ride back to school!

Oak class teacher Ashleigh Whitbread said: “The children were delighted to be given plants from the staff at Lackham and have been looking after them.

“They also lovingly gave them names!

“The really enjoyed the coppicing and said returning to school on the tractor made them feel famous as the whole school came out to see them arrive!”

© 2024 All Rights Reserved.

Web Design by Bluestorm

  • Search Courses
  • Search Website