Environmental Centre

The Sony UK Technology Environmental Centre is a fantastic facility designed to provide an excellent resource for the benefit of the wider community.

Environmental Centre

The environmental centre opened in 2003 and was constructed from indigenous timber from renewable sources by a team of people from the Day Services Centre for adults with learning difficulties. Used by local primary schools for environmental field trips these fantastic facilities encompasses a environmental lodge and nature trail for exploration.

We accommodate on average 25 Primary Schools a year and over 10,000 children since 2003. Accompanied by teachers and assistances from the school each child is given a Science at Sony Environmental workbook to complete.

Within the grounds:
  • Arboretum
  • Various species of flora                
  • Ancient species of apple
  • Small mammal habitat
 
  • Waterfowl
  • Wild flower meadows
  • Wild fruit bushes
  • Nesting sites for bird

 Environmental Centre Inside

Environmental Centre Picinic Benches

 "The Environmental Centre’s main aim is to support schools in delivering ‘Learning outside the Classroom’, through providing pupils with a really good balance of active learning and practical experience of the natural environment and building on previous knowledge" Ian Prescott, Environmental, Health & Safety Manager, Sony UK TEC

To download our teachers guide to the Sony Environmental Centre please click here