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Look out for the signs of spring

10th January 2024

That first snowdrop, a tiny bud on a tree or a dragonfly whizzing past are all signs that spring is on the way. We have teamed up with the Royal Society of Biology (RSB) to create a new interactive project which will allow nature lovers across the country to chart the arrival of the new […]

Do Good December

7th December 2023

Trigger Warning: *Christmas* *Loss* December seems to have started with a particularly cold snap! So, I hope this email finds you all wrapped up warm whether outside or in.This months action for happiness calendar can be found below. Last month, I sat looking out to sea on a dull wet day in Watchet, while my […]

Margam welcomes 80th anniversary competition winners

1st November 2023

To help us celebrate the Field Studies Council’s 80th anniversary our Discovery Centre in Margam Park ran a competition offering two Welsh primary schools an exciting opportunity for their yr 4 or 5 to stay with us for a free two-night residential visit. To be in with a chance to win, all they needed to […]

80th Anniversary Events

27th September 2023

It’s been fantastic to see how staff at centres are celebrating our 80th Anniversary year. From picnics and team-building games to some very impressive-looking cakes, it’s great to see everyone coming together to celebrate such a milestone. Amersham The team at Amersham enjoyed a celebratory lunch which included homemade cakes. The team managed a game […]

Biodiversity Course Discounts and Offers for Staff

20th July 2023

We are a small remote team developing and delivering adult natural history courses for the Field Studies Council. We host courses at centres, external venues and online. We are keen to ask for your assistance with our courses and may have a few opportunities that you would like to get involved in. All Staff The […]

New Communications Policy and Guidance

8th June 2023

One of the Senior Leadership Team’s actions for this year was to review and implement a communication strategy. We already have an Internal Communication Protocol which has a focus on significant staff announcements and the use of the all-staff email function. This additional Communications Policy and Guidance relates to all staff. It builds on that […]

Our Ten Year Plan

10th January 2023

I was pleased to be able to share with you all our Ten Year Plan during the autumn.  In the plan we have taken stock of our post pandemic situation and set out how this charity can move forward into the future.   If you haven’t done so already or if you are new to […]

Marketing Updates

21st July 2022

The marketing department have been creating reports on what we are doing to promote the FSC each month to engage with existing and potential customers.