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Sunday, September 29, 2013

Hilltop - Day 3

This morning it was off for a nature walk around the village of Nantglyn. We finished the walk just in time for lunch! Then it was onto the field for code breakers and the disc game. After this there was some time for some playing in the stream and then pizza for tea. Then with a bit of rehearsal it was time for Hill Top's got Talent. It was a very close run competition and the winners will be announced later on! 

Saturday, September 28, 2013

Hilltop at the centre

Hilltop have been at the centre all day completing lots of different activities. The day started with the obstacle course and then it was off orienteering around the village. After lunch it was time to cook some waffles on home made fires. The next activities were all in the stream and included the bottle run, damming the stream and the rope swing. After dinner there was time for a game of football and then a campfire with roasted marshmallows and the night walk. Plenty of things done and plenty more to do tomorrow (lots of sleep required now!!)

Friday, September 27, 2013

Hilltop Arrive!

Hilltop Primary School have arrived today. They stopped off in Wrexham and had a great time at Techniquest where they stopped for a few hours. The pictures below show a selection of all the activities that they were completing. After arriving at Plas Nantglyn there was time to play some games on the field and have a quick quiz before it was time for bed and some sleep..........  


Thursday, September 26, 2013

St Marks at Plas Y Brenin

Today was spent at the Plas Y Brenin centre. The activities included canoeing, rock climbing and abseiling. All the children had a wonderful time and talked about their day all the way back to the centre. after pizza for dinner there was still time for roasting marshmallows on the camp fire and then off to bed! 

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

St. Marks @ the centre

Today was spent at the centre completing lots of activities (some of them in the rain!). The first activity was the disc game which involves a lot of running around. Then it was on to the obstacle course for another team building activity. After this there was time for the scavenger hunt before lunch. After this it was off into the stream to do the bottle run, which was very competitive. Then there was time for damming the stream which was well completed by all and then finally onto the rope swing before dinner.