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Hill End Residential and Field Study Centre

This sunny hillside nature reserve has a well equipped study centre with a natural history library, concept building games and site records for study. It also offers accommodation for residential groups, including schools. There are facilities for all kinds of group activities - recreational, social and educational. Its main users are Oxfordshire schools, but other groups, e.g. church, youth and adult groups, as well as specialist natural history groups, etc, are also welcome.

Activities and services:

M NL (an annual journal and newsletters)
  • Educational facilities (charged)
  • Residential facilities (charged)
  • Advice on all aspects of organisation and programme planning
  • INSET and conservation advice by arrangement

Geographic coverage:

Schools and nature conservation groups are welcome from all over the country.

Key contacts

Bob Evans Tel: 01865 863253
Lawrence Bee and Janet Ledger
Hill End Wildlife Watch Group - Hands-on group for children which meets second Sunday of each month (not August) 2.30 - 4.30 pm.


For organisations that have a geographical coverage that stretches beyond Oxfordshire, the most accessible contact for Oxfordshire activities is listed. M - These groups run a membership subscription scheme, but will very often provide initial advice free of charge NL - Newsletter This Directory may not provide the total coverage of the activities of the groups listed. It concentrates on environmental and nature conservation activities. Disclaimer: Neither ONCF nor the Northmoor Trust can accept liability for any losses due to the inaccuracy of any information in this Directory.