In Half Term

Cholderton Charlie's Farm

After a rather grey January it is definitely time for another break. So take the technology away and get out and about in our wonderful county this half term. Here's just some of the things you can get up to.

If you enjoy learning about survival skills

Head to Highway Hill in Calne for a Archery and Bushcraft camp this half term. There’s no better way to let off some steam than getting outdoors! Highway Hill also offers fantastic alternative accomodation from Bell Tents to Shepherd's Huts so if you're looking for a quirky place to stay this is for you!

Highway Hill

For the historians

Of course Stonehenge, the world’s most famous prehistoric site, is celebrating the launch of Aardman’s latest film, Early Man, with a an adventure quest! Follow the clues and uncover centuries of history in one day. If you are successful you could also win a Early Man Mini Model Making kit.

If you're an equestrian fan

Pewsey Vale is a fantastic place to explore on horseback. Get in touch with Pewsey Vale riding centre for more information.

Pewsey  Vale

For the musical one

Sing and drum along to traditional Native American songs at a Music Workshop with Kaya Drums.

For the adventurous one

Have a go on soldier led assault course at REME Museum. Plus, new truck based fun family activities in the Museum especially for half term.  

For the explorer

Travel to Castle Combe and you will not be disappointed by this chocolate box village, it is often titled the prettiest village in Britain!

Castle Combe

For the secret chef

Impress your parents with a delicious dinner made by yourself at the Young Chefs Academy at Vaughan’s Cookery School. There is also adult friendly courses too! 

If you enjoy the pretty things in life

Step away from the tablet & mobiles and experience Sir Harold Hillier Gardens in all its' glory on a spring self-guided family trail. Here you can see a number of beautiful flowers and plants.

If you're an animal lover 

Feed, cuddle and pet rabbits at Cholderton Charlie’s Farm they also have a Pig Corner (look out for pig racing), Goat Mountain, Donkey Den, The Chicken Coop, Duck & Geese Ponds, Pony Pastures, Sheep Shelters and the Farmyard! So plenty to see and do

Chorlderton Charlie's

If you enjoy retail therapy 

Treat yourself to a new wardrobe at the McArthurGlen designer outlet in Swindon.

Looking for a place to stay? From glamping to 5* star hotels there is plenty to choose from find out more here




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