Prince’s Trust Team Residentials: Book for 2018!

“We firmly believe that Wiston Lodge plays an extremely important part in shaping the future of young people who have all but given up hope.”                                                      Prince’s Trust Team Leader A demonstrable proven track record… Wiston Lodge has been successfully delivering the Prince’s Trust Team Programme Residential for 20 years. As a dedicated Personal, Social & Emotional Development Centre, we focus on the emotional journey of the team and its individuals, building confidence, growing skills and enhancing their resilience, ready for the challenges ahead. We use a range of exciting activities, facilitated by dedicated, qualified and experienced instructors to

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Annual General Meeting 2017

In this our tenth year as an independent charity we are holding our Annual General Meeting on Thursday 16th November 2017. All are welcome to come and find out what we have been up to this past year and to elect our board of directors. We will be offering a buffet meal at 6.00pm followed by the meeting at 7.00pm We aim to for the proceeding to be finished by 9.00pm. This will be a very informal gathering of friends, guests and supporters of the charity to hear about what we have been up to and what’s to come, and

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Christmas Parties at Wiston Lodge 2017

Whether you visited us earlier in the year, are one of our 3rd sector partners or are a corporate group/company looking for something different for your Christmas party, Wiston Lodge might be the place for you. In the lead up to Christmas we’re offering team development days to bring your group together with our team building activities and a festive meal in front of a roaring fire. Team Development Overnight Join us for an end of year festive team development/celebration overnight. Arrive for freshly made bowl of hot soup and warm bread, followed by an afternoon of team development with

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Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Pilot Scheme Funding Awarded from Awards for All and Big Lottery

Wiston Lodge has just received a £9851 grant from the Big Lottery Fund through its Awards for All funding programme. The funding will allow us to launch a timely, collaborative project, “Going for Gold!” with the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award (DofE) and regional secondary schools’ Additional Support Needs (ASN) units. The project will empower participants to work towards attaining their DofE Bronze Award while improving their outdoor survival skills and personal, social and emotional development skills. Under this programme’s auspices, Wiston Lodge will organise four five-day courses in 2017 and 2018, with scheduled activities taking place at Wiston and in

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Welcome to Wiston Lodge

Wiston Lodge provides physical, mental and spiritual challenge in a safe and sheltered residential environment for all users, but especially young people who are vulnerable and at risk;  enabling the development of respect for oneself, others and for the environment and encouraging lifestyles which are simple, nonviolent and free from destructive dependencies. Wiston Lodge is a charity, housed in a former Victorian Hunting Lodge built in the 1850s. We are located near Lanark in Scotland, an hour from both Glasgow and Edinburgh and 10 minutes from the M74 (J13).

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